News and Articles About Restaurant Business
New Orleans-based meal-experience company Dinner Lab depends on participants giving their honest feedback on every course.
Food trucks saw a boom in the recession, but as competition has grown so have the costs for consumers.
With the increased price of hops, craft beer makers could end up being sold to beverage giants.
Our expert suggests getting a formal operating agreement hammered out before investing time or money in the venture.
Don Robinson has been an independent restaurant owner -- twice -- but has come to the realization that being a franchisee plays to his strengths.
An insider's look at the kinds of problems you may encounter--and how to overcome them--on your quest to operate a successful bar
The most important aspect of a successful bar is its personnel. From manager to busboy and bartender to dishwasher, these people will have a huge effect on how smoothly your operation runs.
These quick tips can help you decide just what accounting system will work best for your bar.
Before you open your doors to the public, you've got to have drinks on hand to satisfy those thirsty crowds. Here's how to determine what you'll need.
Find out what type of paperwork you need to file and the laws you have to follow to keep your bar on the right side of the law.
The former Food Network star shuttered Uncle Bubba's Seafood and Oyster House, which she co-owned with her brother for over 10 years.
Eataly violated a code that prohibits businesses from concurrently operating a wine store while importing or manufacturing one's own wines.
It's not often that a packaged food brand opens a restaurant, but that's exactly what the 138-year-old Barilla company is doing.
The restaurant 1905 encompasses its brand in everything -- from its employees to expanding its physical presence.
Olive Garden added 20 new items to its menu, as investors call for its parent company to shed the struggling chain.
Making connections and knowing your market are among the steps every budding restaurateur should take.
From Taco Bell's new Waffle Tacos to McDonald's potential extended breakfast hours, chains are giving breakfast lovers something to talk about.
With a number of high-profile IPOs, franchises are having a moment in the Wall Street spotlight.
While owning a restaurant can be a dream come true for entrepreneurs, there can also be costly pitfalls that can lead to failure. Here are three simple steps to set you up for success.
After a mediocre experience with Craiglist, a French-Californian restaurant posts an ad on PoachedJobs (a job site for food and beverage industries) and achieves stellar results.
Want to start your own business? Get inspired by this boy's passion for food and business.
Using the right tools and strategies to run your business will give you more time to be with your family.
Burger King's net income surged in the third quarter due to its franchising strategy and heavily-hyped products.
An experienced 'Top Chef' restaurant owner shares some of his secrets to success.
Private businesses located on national parks and in federal buildings face substantial losses during government shutdown. How should owners react?