Restaurant Policy and Lobby


Rocky Mountain High

On a January night in Aspen, Colorado, 54 invited guests gathered inside the chic city’s privately owned Crystal Palace building for a guided, five-course tasting adventure.

Georgia Forms Apprenticeship Program For High School Students

Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal signed Senate Bill 2 into law.

Cicely Simpson of Dunkin' Brands Joins NRA Leadership

The National Restaurant Association and Dunkin’ Brands Group jointly announced that Cicely Simpson will join the NRA as its new executive vice president of government affairs and policy, star

NC Agencies To Host SNAP Merchant Sign-Up Day

American consumers are enjoying increasingly more opportunities to buy food directly from farmers, and state and federal agriculture departments are working together to increase SNAP (Supplemental

CARU Questions Dave & Busters Promotion

The Children’s Advertising Review Unit recommended that Dave & Buster’s discontinue “free” claims in future promotions where any purchase is required.

MSC Streamlines Seafood Standards

A leading sustainable seafood certification program has revised its requirements for seafood suppliers, processors, and vendors.

Sysco to Contest FTC Block of Proposed Merger

Sysco Corporation announced it will contest the U.S. Federal Trade Commission's (FTC) attempt to block its proposed merger with US Foods.

20 Chefs Worldwide To Support Oceana Campaign

Twenty chefs from around the world are set to publicly announce their commitment to Oceana’s global campaign, "Save the Oceans: Feed the World."

NRA Extends CEO Dawn Sweeney's Contract

The National Restaurant Association renewed the contract for association president and CEO Dawn Sweeney:

NRA Testifies on Employment Verification Reform

NRA senior vice president of labor and workforce policy Angelo Amador testified before the House Judiciary Committee Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security at a hearing to discuss “T