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How Nonprofits That Train People to Work in Restaurants Navigated COVID-19

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For many organizations, the first step in dealing with pandemic shutdowns was just to help their participants and alumni get through the initial weeks On the evening of Saturday, March 14, 2020, the staff at Café Momentum served only seven diners. The downtown Dallas restaurant was consistently listed as one of the best in the city, but suddenly, fears about an emerging pandemic were keeping folks home. Café Momentum is more than just a restaurant, though. It is also a nonprofit that has spent 30 years training at-risk youth exiting the juvenile detention system to work in hospitality. So...
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Fazoli's Achieves Most Successful Quarter in History, Breaks Over 200 Weekly Sales Records

Fazoli's Achieves Most Successful Quarter in History, Breaks Over 200 Weekly Sales Records

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Iconic Italian brand sees sales and traffic skyrocket to all-time highs in January, February and March, ending Q1 with system sales up 29% and a record 11 area development agreements
Lexington, KY After building record-breaking momentum last year, Fazoli's continues to dominate the premium QSR segment with historical sales and traffic performance in Q1.
In the first quarter alone, Fazoli's broke more than 200 weekly sales records and topped monthly records with double-digit month-over-month sales and traffic in January, February and March. Sales for March are up 85% and traffic is up 78%...
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NielsenIQ: Cycling 2020's Stock Up Period, Total Beverage Alcohol Off-Premise Sales Down 1.3% For the Week Ending March 27

NielsenIQ: Cycling 2020's Stock Up Period, Total Beverage Alcohol Off-Premise Sales Down 1.3% For the Week Ending March 27

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Continuing to cycle the tough comps of 2020's pandemic stock-up period, off-premise dollar sales of alcoholic beverages declined 1.3% for the week ending March 27, compared to the same week last year, according to market research firm NielsenIQ.
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New Willie Jewell's BBQ Location Coming Soon

New Willie Jewell's BBQ Location Coming Soon

The Villages, FL Barbecue enthusiasts living in The Villages will rejoice at the news that Willie Jewell's Old School Bar-B-Q plans to open a new location on May 5, 2021 at the... Read more ...

Wingers Achieves Record-Breaking Sales in Q1

Wingers Achieves Record-Breaking Sales in Q1

Fast-growing casual brand sees same-store sales up 9% in fiscal period, returns to hometown of Bountiful and relaunches franchising in first quarter Salt Lake City, UT After an... Read more ...

Calling All Animal Lovers: These 15 Animal Documentaries on Netflix Are...

Calling All Animal Lovers: These 15 Animal Documentaries on Netflix Are Must-Sees

Earth has over 8 million species of animals , so it's safe to say we can always learn new and interesting information about them. And Netflix is full of animal documentaries... Read more ...

Country Style Potato Salad

Country Style Potato Salad

Country-Style Potato Salad will earn its place on your table. Made with fluffy potatoes, eggs, and a sweet pickle dressing. Read more ...

Carne Asada Recipe

Carne Asada Recipe

This Carne Asada recipe is made with flank steak or skirt steak infused with the flavors of the best carne asada marinade. Read more ...

Coconut Key Lime Cupcakes

Coconut Key Lime Cupcakes

Fluffy coconut cupcakes topped with a tart and tangy key lime frosting! Read more ...

CHICKPEA QUINOA SALAD RECIPE

CHICKPEA QUINOA SALAD RECIPE

This Chickpea Quinoa Salad recipe is a light, bright and colorful dish packed with veggies and protein. Read more ...

Easy Paneer Butter Masala

Easy Paneer Butter Masala

Easy Pressure Cooker Paneer Butter Masala-Packed full of flavor ,this creamy paneer butter masala can be made in less than 20 minutes. Read more ...

Boiled Potatoes with Garlic & Herbs

Boiled Potatoes with Garlic & Herbs

Learn how to boil potatoes perfectly every time! Plus get our recipe the BEST boiled potatoes with fresh herbs & garlic! Read more ...

Copycat Trader Joe's Cocoa Chile Spiced Pecans Recipe

Copycat Trader Joe's Cocoa Chile Spiced Pecans Recipe

OHMYGOSH. I am so jazzed to share this recipe with you! I fell in love with Trader Joe's Cocoa Chile Spiced Pecans over the holidays. They're crunchy, chocolatey, a little... Read more ...