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2014-09-03 23:14:45

The strength and marketing clout of major and small restaurant chains kept total restaurant industry traffic flat instead of declining in the April/May/June quarter while visits to independent restaurants declined by 2 percent, reports The NPD Group, a leading global information company. Chicago (PRWEB) September 03, 2014 The strength and marketing clout of restaurant chains kept total restaurant industry traffic flat instead of declining in the April/May/June quarter while visits to...

2014-08-19 08:26:21

Wondering What Mario Batali Orders When He Goes Out? Urbanspoon and Chefs Feed Can Tell You SEATTLE, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Restaurant and food discovery app Urbanspoon today announced the integration of Chefs Feed, the ultimate resource for chefs' opinions on where to eat and what to order. Chefs Feed recommendations, featuring reviews from well-known chefs such as Daniel Boulud and Eric Ripert, will be incorporated in Urbanspoon's recently released Popular Dishes feature,...

2014-08-12 08:33:05

One in four restaurant workers wear Dickies pants on the job, according to consumer study FORT WORTH, Texas, Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading global workwear brand Dickies® today announced the results of a recent study performed in the food service industry. The study was conducted by independent research firm ConsumerDNA and included interviews with more than 1,000 active industry professionals from fast food/quick service, casual dining or fine dining restaurants. The study...

2014-08-04 16:28:58

BinWise's beverage management system excels across the spectrum, from casual cafe-bars to fine dining concepts. SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BinWise, Inc., the leading cloud-based beverage management program, is pleased to announce that Heavy Restaurant Group based in Seattle, Washington, has implemented its enterprise software in all seven of its locations. With a diverse range of restaurants including Purple Cafe and Wine Bar, Lot No. 3, Barrio and The Commons, Heavy...

2014-07-16 12:31:39

Four of Five Smartphone Users Lean on Apps for Local Dining Options ATLANTA, July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today Dinova LLC unveiled an enhanced mobile application for Android and iPhone smartphones, making it easier for the business travelers they serve to locate Dinova network restaurants and facilitating patronage of the 10,000-plus dining establishments in the Dinova network. Following national trends, employees of Dinova's corporate clients are downloading the enhanced app with...

2014-07-10 12:33:43

Delivers More Features to Increase Average Check Size, Improve Service & Keep Guests Entertained MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In a major advance for restaurants, TouchTunes subsidiary Tanjarine has started rolling out the market's first integrated tabletop ordering, entertainment and pay-at-the-table solution to combine tablets with server handhelds that expedite service and checkout. The platform features 10" tabletop tablets that provide guests with menu and...

2014-07-08 08:36:43

ATLANTA, July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Siftit announced today that it has reached the milestone of processing $1 million of restaurant food and supply orders in the month of June. This represents a four-fold increase in volume since the first of the year due to the company's growth. Siftit allows chefs and owners in the restaurant industry to connect with their suppliers more efficiently, providing knowledgeable insights into the ordering process. "We have been using Siftit for...

2014-07-01 12:32:16

Food+Tech Connect Hackathon Results in Innovations in Institutional Dining, Quick Service Restaurants, and Consumer Wellness NEW YORK, July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Consumers don't have to look much farther to see the future of dining than Hack//Dining NYC, a weekend-long hackathon run by Food+Tech Connect in collaboration with Applegate, Chipotle Mexican Grill, Batali & Bastianich Hospitality Group, Google, and Studio Industries. Over the course of two and a half days, almost two...

2014-07-01 08:27:40

CLEVELAND, July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Food Management has announced the winners of its 2014 Best Concepts awards competition, an annual program that recognizes exceptional achievement and innovation in key areas of noncommercial foodservice, as judged by the FM editorial staff. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140630/123260 Categories range from initiatives in new and renovated foodservice facility design to menu innovation, wellness, special event planning and...

2014-06-27 12:25:03

Foodie fever, taste for perogies strong across Canada OTTAWA, June 27, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Blame it on Instagram. Or food trucks. Or the proliferation of cooking shows inspiring would-be stars of the stove. A new 'Foodie Nation' survey by Canadian Food & Lifestyle Channel Gusto TV and Nanos Research reveals that Canucks have an appetite for adventure when it comes to food. A whopping 70% of Canadians surveyed identify themselves* as a 'foodie' - a person who has an avid...


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  • The prevailing range of a vocal or instrumental part, within which most of the tones lie.
This word is Italian in origin and comes from the Latin 'textura,' web, structure.