March 2016

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Failed NLRB Appeal Comes with Lessons

A failed bid to overturn a NLRB decision has some lessons for other operators and franchisors.

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GE Capital to Sell Hotel and Canadian Franchise Finance Business

GE Capital Franchise Finance announced March 29 that it has entered into an agreement to sell its U.S. hotel business to Western Alliance Bancorporation.

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NPD Data: QSR is Winning the Battle For Market Share

New data shows that the restaurant industry is still locked in an ongoing battle for market share, and independent restaurants aren't fairing well.

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Lean Kitchen Sheds 300 Square Feet at Old Chicago

Typically seen in manufacturing, Lean principles break down kitchen processes in the search for extreme efficiency.

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Seeing Green on St. Patrick's Day

Even if selling green beer by the keg full isn't a restaurant's number one priority, St. Patrick's promotions can put some green on the bottom line.

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Lower Prices and Food Safety Rank High, New Restaurant Study Says

A new research report from AlixPartners lists high prices, food safety and healthy menu options as guests’ top concerns at chain restaurants.

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Growler USA Taps Craft Beer With Technology, Community

Corporate raiders or craft brewing partners? Growler USA brings high-tech partnership to craft beer world.

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