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Restaurant Indusry Insider 3/6/2011

This week a report from the NPD Group seems to be making all of the headlines.  This in depth analysis of the restaurant industry as a whole has made its way to the desk of every reporter covering restaurants in the country.  It doesn’t paint a pretty picture of the industry.  It shows that the […]

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Restaurant Industry Insider 2/27/2011

This week, I was fortunate to have a great conversation with the General Manager of one of the premier restaurants in my city.  During our conversation, the topic of online reviews came up.  She mentioned how much the negative reviews bother her.  This confused me because I had spent hours reading these same reviews and […]

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Restaurant Industry Insider 2/20/2011

Another week has passed and if you are reading this, you have survived the Valentine’s Day weekend.  Hopefully you all did well enough to negate any damage done to your sales by the recent snowpocalypse.  This week we had the nominees for the restaurant equivalent of the Oscars, a few major reports making news, and […]

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Restaurant Industry Insider 2/13/2011

The Valentine’s Day weekend is hopefully providing a nice boost to everyone’s period two numbers.  It is probably also adding significantly to everyone’s workload.  No need to worry though.  I have you covered on this week’s industry news.  While you have been patiently explaining why you do not have an opening at 7:00 on Monday […]

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