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Scheduling laws drop a new cost on restaurants, study finds

In Fair Workweek jurisdictions, 80% of operators saw an increase in labor costs. Twenty-six percent reported an improvement in employee morale.


Wendy’s breakfast ads succeed in cutting through the clutter

Commercials introducing the new lineup were among the week's most effective ads from QSRs, according to a rating service.

The onetime head of Lespinasse and Cafe Gray in New York City was a celebrity chef before the term was in vogue. He was in his mid-60s.

The casual chain posted a 2.9% comp gain and a 5.4% rise in revenues, but investors wanted to learn more about pandemic what-ifs.

Every employer should be considering these moves right now, according to a law firm that specializes in employment situations.

According to a law firm specializing in employment issues, here are some guidelines to keep in mind.

The 58-year-old brand intends to enter the fast-casual market later this year.

CraftWorks has closed 37 stores and says it has a stalking horse bidder in a senior lender, Fortress Credit.

The fast-growing sub chain is investing $75,000 per franchised store to foster growth, even as it adds topspin by gifting restaurants to employees yearning to become owners.

The 47-year-old buffet chain is trying different payment models and airing a bold new ad campaign in a bid to keep its image fresh.

Here’s what the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has learned to date.

The past week's best-performing ads pushed top-flight items at a bargain price.

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