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New restaurants fail for all kinds of reasons. Some should never have been opened in the first place. Others had great plans but just fell short. There’s nothing worst than approaching a new favorite spot only to find that the doors have been closed. So, why is this happening? It turns out that restaurants that fail may have a great idea of what they are doing, but a poor idea of the context they exist within.
Where are your new customers coming from?
It’s wonderful to have a regular base. However, with new restaurants popping up all the time, it’s important to reach further than that. Think about it. When the place down the street opens and they are serving (more…)
Spring isn’t the only thing in the air around this time of year. The air is literally charged with a sense of excitement as people look forward to all the festivities the summer has to offer. Naturally, with summer events comes summer food. So it’s time to ditch the hot, heavy, and savory dishes of winter for cooler, lighter, but no less satisfying fare.
Summer is all about finger food and easy appetizers. Sure, deviled egg recipes and cucumber cups recipes are old stand bys and easy appetizers that have been tried and true throughout the years, but (more…)
Although the fun, food, and excitement of last year’s holiday and Christmas parties is long gone, the spring and summer months are prime time for outdoor events and gatherings. With the summer holidays just around the corner, now is the perfect time to begin experimenting with new finger-food recipes.
Finger-foods — including dips such as classic mild salsa and spicy fresh guacamole –are excellent for entertaining, however, why limit yourself? There are a variety of flavorful, savory, and satisfying finger foods that are perfect for the hot weather and lighter fare that summer calls for.
Hummus dips are the perfect finger food for spring and summer entertaining. In fact, hummus is perfect all year round for all ki (more…)
Top Green Tea Diet
What do packaging products need to accomplish these days? It’s not enough to simply keep the product itself safe. A good package needs to be environmentally friendly, communicative to customers and easily disposable all in one go. Today’s world is more active than ever, with millions of products constantly moving back and forth between billions [...]
Peanuts are just about the most popular nut worldwide, and certainly the most popular nut in America. Fully 90% of homes in the United States are eating peanut butter, and peanuts and peanut butter make up 67% of all the nut consumption in America. America’s peanut trees are feeding the world, with peanut farms exporting [...]
Wondering about the health benefits of seeds and nuts? From white chia seeds to the macadamia nut, seeds and nuts can be powerhouses of nutrition. A Spanish study that following almost 9,000 people found that those eating nuts at least twice a week were 31% less likely to put on weight. Harvard research says that [...]
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