Latest Waiting staff Stories

2013-12-05 23:23:35

Study results mirror 2012 tipping levels but remain below 2009 findings; Report also highlights typical tipping behavior across income levels, gender, generations, regions, more. Seattle,

Wearing Red Can Be Profitable For Waitresses
2012-08-04 15:41:03

Waitresses wearing red get bigger tips from men, according to a new study published in Journal of Hospitality and Tourism Research (published by SAGE, on behalf of the International Council on Hotel, Restaurant, and Institutional Education).

2009-08-06 09:00:00

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Aug. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- GetQuik (http://www.getquik.com), a Santa Clara-based provider of restaurant order automation technology and services is experiencing strong sales growth despite the turbulent economic conditions in the San Francisco Bay Area.

2009-05-13 20:27:51

Police in South Carolina said a waitress allegedly shot a customer in the arm and struck the customer with the gun during a heated argument. Crystal Samuel said she was waiting for a takeout breakfast order at the Waffle House in Manning, S.C., when a waitress, identified by police as Yakeisha Ward, 29, allegedly told her friends they could not eat their food while waiting for Samuel's order, WLTX-TV, Columbia, S.C., reported Wednesday. I said what is your fuss about.

2009-03-18 15:08:22

More than 30 employees of New York's 21 Club claim in a lawsuit that the restaurant has been stealing a portion of their tips for years. The class-action lawsuit filed Tuesday in United States District Court claims the popular restaurant charges a 21.75 percent gratuity for private dining and banquet services, but pays only 18 percent of the bill collected to staff members, The New York Times reported Wednesday. D.

Word of the Day
  • A person in a secondary role, specifically the second most important character (after the protagonist).
The word 'deuteragonist' comes from a Greek word meaning 'an actor of second-class parts'.