#042: Cynthia Harriman on Integrating Whole Grains

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It takes one pound of flour to make a standard loaf of bread. But did you know you can get your recommended servings of whole grains from other sources by integrating whole grains like quinoa in to your diet? In episode #042 of the Social Restaurant Podcast, I welcome Cynthia Harriman, Director of Food and Nutrition Strategies […]

This Week in Restaurant Technologies #012: Content Marketing for Restaurants

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In this week’s show, Nate and Brandon look at 3 news articles released this week, as well as a review of some books that we think you need to read. 1. Restaurant Hospitality has compiled five ways that technology trends impact restaurants. 2. Panda Express has announced a test kitchen concept along with a mobile app […]

This Week in Restaurant Technologies #011: Mobile Technology in Restaurants

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Mobile Technology In this week’s show, Nate and Brandon look at 4 articles related to the trend towards rolling out mobile technology in restaurants. 1. Panera 2.0 is being rolled out across the country to improve ordering, but franchisees have voiced some concerns over the launch of the new system. 2. Yelp has announced two […]

#041: Jarod Kelly on the Craft Beer Business

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Did you know 77% of America’s hops come from the state of Washington, yet most Americans live within 10 miles of a craft brewery? In episode #041 of the Social Restaurant Podcast, I welcome Jarod Kelly, Chief Happiness Officer of Hopjacks, a Pensacola, Fla. based restaurant with five unique locations vested in the craft beer business. Yes, you […]

This Week in Restaurant Technologies #010: NRA Show Recap

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NRA Show Recap In this week’s show, I just returned from four days at the National Restaurant Show in Chicago, IL. I spent lots of time getting to know some of the new, hot technology companies in the NRA Show Tech Pavilion. 1. Privy, a customer tracking service, believe people want to be treated like […]