During the coldest days in February, Kingsborough Community College warmly welcomed students on-campus from high schools throughout the five boroughs for Winter Chefs, a week-long, hands-on culinary experience in partnership with the Careers through Culinary Arts Program (C-CAP), Kingsborough Community College, and College Now.
As we discussed in A Well Trained Staff is Your Secret Weapon: “People run your business and your business is only as good as your people."
Whenever I meet with a new restaurant client the first question I usually get is what can you do for our business? The answer is a lot. There are so many ways public relations can help food businesses, much more than meets the eye. Here are just a handful:
Vibrant, fun-loving, interesting and great to eat with—this is a great description of the wonderful people of Austria but it also describes their wines. Austria might not be the first country that comes to mind when you think of wine but it should be. The combination of Austria’s long history of winemaking and the food- friendly style of their wines make them a favorite with sommeliers around the world.
I’m sure by this time you are aware of the recent action by the FDA, whereby chain restaurants with twenty or more units, movie theatres, and pizza places in all fifty states will have to post calories on their menus. That’s just for openers.
In January, President Obama signed into law H.R. 26, the "Terrorism Risk Insurance Program Reauthorization Act (TRIA) of 2015," which extends authorization of the Terrorism Risk Insurance Program through December 31, 2020.