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From the Challenges of Technology, Delivery and Labor Costs, to Sparse Growth Possibilities, the Restaurant Industry Faces a Defining Moment, Says AlixPartners Study

From the Challenges of Technology, Delivery and Labor Costs, to Sparse Growth Possibilities, the Restaurant Industry Faces a Defining Moment, Says AlixPartners Study

Consumer survey shows that travel and other experiences are replacing dining-out. High-frequency diners who patronize fast-food and fast-casual establishments at least twice weekly intend to cut back their visits by 8% and 13%, respectively, over the next 12 months Among those planning to dine out less in the coming 12 […]

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Higher Wages Don't Have to Mean Higher Labor Costs

Higher Wages Don’t Have to Mean Higher Labor Costs

At Sales Temperature they understand the importance of lowering your labor costs as higher pay rates are mandated by new minimum wage laws.  With higher hourly labor costs, it’s becoming more and more difficult to maintain your profit margins. As a retailer you have to proactively manage your cost of […]

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Homebase Challenges Diners to EatTheCost

Homebase Challenges Diners to EatTheCost

Partner of Hourly Economy Works to Show Support of Local Business Local restaurants nationwide already face rising real estate costs and competition from chains and online businesses. Now labor costs are increasing, with overtime regulation going into effect December 1st and minimum wage reform on city, state and federal ballots. […]

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Food Safety, Labor Costs, Superfluous Technology Lead List of Concerns for Restaurant Chains, Says AlixPartners Study

Food Safety, Labor Costs, Superfluous Technology Lead List of Concerns for Restaurant Chains, Says AlixPartners Study

Even though restaurant chains seem to have been enjoying some positive macroeconomic tailwinds of late—from lower food-commodity prices to dramatically lower gasoline prices that have freed up funds for dining out—the industry today faces an array of formidable challenges. These include ensuring food safety in the wake of such incidents […]

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