Restaurant News and Trends

The latest in restaurant news, industry economics, financial updates, foodservice policies, upcoming events, new products, and emerging trends.


The 10 Essential College Restaurants

Bustling foot traffic, fervent fans, and vibrant surroundings turn these college eateries into powerhouse institutions.

Chicago is The 'Rattiest' City in America

As fall rolls in, pest control leader Orkin reminds homeowners to take precautions to help keep rodents out. Orkin released its Top 50 Rattiest Cities list today.

Bob Evans Farms Restaurants Offering Free Menu Items on Veteran's Day

This year, Bob Evans Restaurants will honor veterans with a choice of select free menu items on November 11 at all Bob Evans restaurants.

US Foods Purchases Established Seafood Distributor

US Foods announced that it has agreed to acquire Save On Seafood, a seafood processor and distributor in St. Petersburg, Florida, with annual sales of more than $80 million.

On-The-Go and Healthy Eating Habits Continue to Reshape the Industry

Restaurant chains and their suppliers across the world are facing complex, often-conflicting demands from today’s ever-more health- and technology-conscious consumers who are also, in many ca

Study Shows Substantial Benefits for Tabletop Ordering Technology

Although tabletop ordering technology can be expensive to install, many restaurants are adding ordering pads to their tabletops—and a new study from the Cornell Center for Hospitality Researc

Study: Food Delivery Service Makes Life Easier

After a long day at work, there’s nothing like relaxing at home with a delicious meal and it appears the convenience of food delivery service is catching on as a hassle-free option with new r

Here are the 2017 Bay Area Bib Gourmand Restaurants

Michelin today revealed a list of 75 restaurants in the greater San Francisco area that received its highly regarded Bib Gourmand designation that represents establishments that offer excellent foo

The Culinary Institute of America at Copia to Open in Mid-November

The Culinary Institute of America (CIA) at Copia is opening in mid-November.

Dallas' Kitchen LTO Re-Opens Next Week

Dallas’ Kitchen LTO (formerly in Trinity Groves) will re-open in Deep Ellum at 2901 Elm Street on October 25 with Executive Chef Josh Harmon and Melissa Ellis as the featured artist.