Chicago, IL  (RestaurantNews.com)  New research from Technomic has found that trust must be mutual, when it comes to the relationship between restaurant managers and their employees. Technomic’s newly-released Optimizing Employee Engagement data found compelling insights about the fundamental components to…

The National Restaurant Association estimates that 14 million Americans will visit a restaurant for a Thanksgiving meal this year, and an additional 16 million will use restaurant takeout to supplement a meal at their own or someone else’s home. In…

NEW YORK, NY  (RestaurantNews.com)  As the global economy begins to sputter and US unemployment in the pivotal 18- to 24-year-old target hovers near 20 percent, fast food restaurants are focusing on deals and cost-cutting measures again. If share prices over…

Cheap eats are making a rapid-fire return to fast food. As the economy continues to tank and unemployment in the core 18- to 24-year-old target hovers near 20%, some of the biggest names in fast food — from Pizza Hut…

The recession may have put a crimp in consumer spending, but most Americans are still letting the good times roll in restaurants, found the first LivingSocial “Dining Out” survey of consumer behavior.  The survey, conducted last month among 4,000 online…

They say that apple pie is the quintessential image of America, but if you wanted to take that image further, you could say that nothing is as American as the rectangular apple pie sold in little cardboard boxes at McDonald’s.…