Consumer Trends

Instant Intel: Today’s Breakfast Trends


At the Restaurant Finance & Development Conference, a sense of concern about the state of the economy even as technology provides opportunities, says RB’s The Bottom Line.

Coolgreens, whose CEO has franchisee experience, is taking care to boost efficiency and put in place comprehensive training for its franchisees.

The guest who just mispronounced their drink order may welcome the education—or they might just want their booze, Advice Guy says.

But the wage-hike plan from Lori Lightfoot would raise the city’s minimum pay to $15 an hour by July 2021.