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Reality Check

Peter Romeo

The musings of Editor-at-Large Peter Romeo.


4 questions answered for restaurants this week

With all the hoopla over the national elections and their aftermath, operators may have missed the insights that came to light on these pressing matters.


Bankrupt Ruby Tuesday tells court (and retirees): 'Pension funds are ours'

A struggle over who owns those assets has complicated Chapter 11 proceedings--and raised the possibility of a Chapter 7 liquidation.

Confusion still abounds industry, but at least operators had these mysteries resolved.

The barbecue brand is aiming for 50 locations, with 25 coming from its recent deal with Johnny Carino's.

Just ask P.F. Chang's, says RB's Reality Check.

The National Restaurant Association is among the parties awaiting clarification, especially on air circulation and filtration

His efforts to help the industry could be unorthodox, as I can personally attest.

The casual restaurant chain is also bolstering its defenses against Mother Nature.

The finding suggests the industry’s reputation for lax enforcement may be the fault of non-complying independents.

Just ask Pinstripes, where staff members will shortly be wiping down bowling balls and handing out gloves.

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