There is a growing desire for more options, especially flavor exploration, and demand for fusion cuisine is growing among restaurant-goers. Considering building upon a familiar and versatile favorites to get started…
Kick off the New Year by Evaluating Menu Pricing, ProfitabilityJanuary 4, 2023
The start of a new year is typically a good time for restaurants to evaluate and update their menus, especially pricing. Here are a few factors to consider if your establishment plans on adjusting menu prices in 2023.
Healthier Dining Habits Drive Menu InnovationJuly 12, 2021
Health has never been more important. The world is talking about coronavirus, how to prevent it, how to treat it, and the lifestyle diseases that worsen its effects. These conversations have reignited the need for healthful eating because it is one of the most important ways to improve our overall health and well-being.
Choosing the Perfect Steak CutJune 29, 2021
Technically there is no “red meat season”, but if I had to pull one out of thin air, the kickoff would be July. If you choose wisely, season well and use proper cooking techniques, you will be hitting menu home runs all day long.
Easy DIY Digital Menu Boards for Restaurants & FoodserviceMay 27, 2021
There are many methods, services, and devices you could use to create digital menu boards, just be sure you try this low-cost do-it-yourself solution first.
Walnut & Gorgonzola Ravioli with Creamless Sherry Cream SauceMarch 10, 2021
This recipe uses fresh vegetables and rich flavors, from ingredients like cream sherry and garlic, to compliment striped Walnut & Gorgonzola ravioli from Carla’s Pasta.
Restaurant Menu Strategies for 2021December 7, 2020
As we move forward in the “new normal” menu strategies new and old will converge into the right mix of price points, value, menu items, and differentiation that will appeal to consumers.
5 Restaurant Menu Analysis Tips to Increase Your Restaurant’s ProfitabilityAugust 11, 2020
A menu is something that says a lot about your restaurant and its specialization, and also plays a significant role in your restaurant’s profitability. Hence, doing a comprehensive restaurant menu analysis is crucial for your restaurant’s success.
Foodservice and Ketogenic DietsJanuary 15, 2020
While the diet itself if quite strict; creating dishes that fit within it using commonly stocked foodservice products is relatively easy. Developing a well rounded and flavorful dish will be a bigger challenge than sourcing the actual ingredients.
Market Opportunity: Millennials and Their KidsDecember 5, 2019
According to the NPD Group, Millennials with children increased their restaurant visits by 5% percent in 2018 over the prior year, at a time when the total restaurant industry experienced flat traffic growth…
Modern Menu Strategy, in One Word: FocusDecember 5, 2019
To maximize profitability in a highly competitive marketplace patronized by highly diverse customers, operators should regularly evaluate their menus, item by item, to ensure every offering is still worthy of its place on the menu…