Enraged customer, 31, who threw RED HOT soup in restaurant manager’s face

Amanda Martinez, 31, has been charged with assault causing bodily harm for allegedly throwing menudo soup in the face of restaurant manager Jannelle Broland A customer accused of throwing hot soup in the face of a restaurant manager was arrested and charged with assault on Wednesday. Amanda Martinez, 31, was taken to Bell County Jail […]

Theft charges dismissed against Stratford restaurant manager

STRATFORD, CT – Charges against the son of West Haven Mayor Nancy Rossi have been fired in an embezzlement case involving restaurants in Stratford and Trumbull, according to the Connecticut Post. The Post reports that Stephen Rossi successfully completed a probation program before trial, which resulted in the dismissal of charges of theft and impersonation […]

Theft charges dismissed against restaurant manager Trumbull

TRUMBULL, CT – Accusations against the son of West Haven Mayor Nancy Rossi have been fired in an embezzlement case involving restaurants in Stratford and Trumbull, according to the Connecticut Post. The Post reports that Stephen Rossi successfully completed a probation program before trial, which resulted in the dismissal of charges of theft and impersonation […]

Restaurant manager shot dead in front of his wife and children in California

The family of slain restaurant manager James Vargas are demanding justice and answers after he was shot dead by two individuals on Saturday night in California. The shooting occurred at the corner of East 92nd Street on South-Central Avenue late Saturday evening. LAPD officers were seen attempting to revive James Vargas at the crime scene. […]

Restaurant Supply Chain Management: New Era, New Metrics | modern restaurant management

The upheaval caused by the pandemic has disrupted global supply chains more than any other period in recent history. He highlighted the critical importance of changing supply chain systems to be more responsive and nimble to the changing dynamics around us – something that has been long over the past two last years. As diners […]

Seabrook restaurant manager charged with raping employee | News

NEWBURYPORT — A Seabrook restaurant manager accused of raping an employee at her Salisbury home was due to post $10,000 cash bond following a dangerousness hearing Monday in Newburyport District Court. In addition to the rape, Marvin O. Hernandez, 40, of Haverhill was arraigned Oct. 26 for strangulation/suffocation, attempted felony and assault. The charges relate […]

JOB ALERT: Jalapeño Tree in Mineola needs a restaurant manager | KETK.com

Jalapeño TreeMinolaRestaurant manager Minimum 2 years of experience in a similar restaurant concept Must be at least 21 years old.Valid driver’s license Benefits: Health insuranceDental insurancevision insurancePaid vacation The General Manager is responsible for all operations of the business unit, staff, building, and property, including managing the restaurant’s day-to-day operations with a focus on long-term […]

Why the restaurant supply store will be the hero of your holiday dinner

Hosting your very first holiday dinner party can be daunting — especially this year, which could also be your guests’ first in-person holiday gathering in…a while. It’s a big meal with lots of dishes and requires more pots, pans, dishes and serving utensils than the average person has in their kitchen. If you’re not a […]

Why the restaurant supply store will be the hero of your Thanksgiving dinner

Photo: Drazen Zigic (Shutterstock) Hosting your very first Thanksgiving dinner can be daunting…especially this year, which could also be your guests first in-person holiday gathering in…a while. It’s a big meal with lots of dishes and requires more pots, pans, dishes and serving utensils than the average person has in their kitchen. If you’re not […]

Folsom restaurant manager and his wife battle cancer

FOLSOM, Calif. (KTXL) — The general manager of a popular Folsom restaurant gets a real lesson Monday night in what it means to bring a community together. At Scott’s Seafood Roundhouse in Folsom, everyone is part of the family. “Where everyone knows your name and they’re always glad you came,” explained general manager Tim Hughes […]

Winston-Salem catering supply company agrees to settle disability discrimination lawsuit | Local News

A Trimark company official, who answered the phone on Wednesday and declined to identify himself, declined to comment on the matter. Trimark specializes in commercial kitchen equipment and operates a restaurant supply store at 2601 Hope Church Road in Winston-Salem, according to its website and the EEOC. Steven Nigh and Kellie Tabor, two Charlotte attorneys […]

Restaurant manager responds to TripAdvisor review of couple’s ‘very bad night’

A restaurant manager has hit back after a disgruntled couple left a scathing review on Trip Advisor complaining about missing onions, a ‘thimble’ of peas and Emmerdale on TV. A married couple visited Highfield Restaurant in July and claimed their dining experience was the ‘worst ever’, Lancs Live reports. The restaurant in Leyland, Lancashire, has […]

‘Our livelihoods are at stake’: A restaurant manager’s plea for diners to follow Covid-19 rules

It has been an eventful 21 months for Singapore residents, not thanks to Covid-19. The regulations have been regularly adapted to combat the coronavirus. Regulation that has not remained constant has had the greatest public impact. Dining restrictions have moved from a blanket ban to the current cap of two fully vaccinated diners per table […]

North Miami Beach restaurant manager finds GPS device under SUV after man spotted near vehicle – WSVN 7News | Miami News, Weather, Sports

NORTH MIAMI BEACH, FLA. (WSVN) – The manager of a restaurant in North Miami Beach said he feared for his safety after finding a GPS device attached to his SUV. Surveillance video captured a man playing with a ball near Kim Hong’s vehicle outside Thai House II along Northeast 163rd Street near Biscayne Boulevard on […]

Police locate and arrest Texas man accused of stabbing restaurant manager after refusing to wear mask – CBS Dallas/Fort Worth

LEAGUE CITY, Texas (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — It took months, but police in a town in Texas finally arrested the man who they say stabbed a restaurant manager with a pocket knife after learning he had to wear a face mask. The knife attack happened in March at a Jack in the Box restaurant in League City, […]

Arizona Restaurant Supply acquires United in Colorado

The last news The Editors September 28, 2021 Consolidation continued in the restaurant industry with the acquisition of United Restaurant Supply by Arizona Restaurant Supply. Based in Colorado Springs, Colo., United Restaurant Supply had annual sales of $11.54 million in 2020, making it the 88th largest reseller of restaurant equipment and supplies in the nation, […]

White River restaurant manager in need after serious car accident – SAPeople

Kelly van de Merwe, before the accident. Photo: FB/Megan Haysom The manager of a popular restaurant in White River, Mpumalanga – Picasso’s Mexican Taqueria – was in critical condition in intensive care after being seriously injured in a car accident on Wednesday evening. The family of Kelly van de Merwe called for prayers tonight as […]

Restaurant Training Portal Launches Online Restaurant Manager Development Training Suite

New courses designed to develop new managers and improve the skills of current ones Raleigh, North Carolina (RestaurantNews.com) Catering Training Portal, a leading provider of online learning tools for restaurant and hospitality operators, announces the launch of Manager Success University™, a comprehensive leadership-focused online training suite designed specifically for restaurant managers and owners/managers. Manager Success […]

6 Fancy Restaurant Rules, From A Michelin Star Restaurant Manager

Matthew Mawtus is the Managing Director of Hide, a Michelin-starred European restaurant in London. Even at a venue as posh as Hide, Mawtus says he sometimes sees diners misstep etiquette. Don’t change tables without asking, mention dietary restrictions, and please don’t fight over the bill. Loading Something is loading. Michelin star restaurants are a high […]

Restaurant manager who became locked-out Deliveroo driver jailed for beating new father

A top London restaurant manager who became a Deliveroo driver during the Covid lockdown is now facing jail after giving a customer a ‘sticker’ in a row on a Chinese takeaway. Panteli Kola, 34, repeatedly punched the father’s face outside his front door in Wandsworth, London, as his three-month-old baby slept a few feet away, […]

Restaurant manager writes quick throwback to terrible TripAdvisor review of ‘rude’ customer

A restaurant owner has hit back at a customer who wrote a scathing two-star review on TripAdvisor. Gary Usher, owner and chef of Sticky Walnut in Hoole, Chester, blasted the review, calling out the customer for being rude and intimidating to his staff. In the review titled ‘excellent food let down by Ryanair-style service’, the […]

Main Street ‘Anh and Chi’ Seeking Restaurant Manager – Scout Magazine

Anh and Chi’s Goods Vancouver, BC | As we wrap up the BUSY summer season and look into our BUSY fall season, we are looking for a Restaurant Manager who has demonstrated ability and thrives in fast-paced, team environments. As a family business, we appreciate people with good energy, great communication skills and who are […]

Notch raises $10 million to digitize restaurant supply chain

Canadian restaurant supply chain technology company Notch has closed a $10 million funding round led by Accomplice and BDC, bringing its total funding to date to nearly $20 million. MATH Venture Partners, Golden Ventures, The Yield Lab, Garage Capital and Plexo Capital also participated, as did several angel investors. The Toronto-based company wants to use […]

Restaurant supply chain startup Choco secures $100 million in funding

Diving brief: Tech startup Choco secured $100 million in Series B funding, bringing the company’s total funding to $171.5 million since its inception in 2018, according to a press release. Choco’s technology enables efficient food procurement processes and reduces operational expenses between restaurants and suppliers by providing inventory management and live stock updates, the company […]

Barrie restaurant manager faces new charges as more girls come forward

Breadcrumb Links Toronto and the GTA Ontario criminality Subway canceled a franchise agreement with the restaurant owner following the charges Publication date : Jul 17, 2021 • July 17, 2021 • 2 minute read • 40 comments Stephen Lemmond, 47, manager of a Subway restaurant in Barrie, faces 16 charges of alleged sexual assault. Photo […]

Justin Skinner: Mellow Mushroom rallies behind Raleigh restaurant manager who was robbed, beaten

RALEIGH, NC (WTVD) — In an industry rocked by the pandemic where restaurants and restaurant workers have been hit particularly hard — a well-known Raleigh restaurant manager is on furlough again. This time, violent thieves are to blame. Raleigh restaurant insiders will say that if you’ve eaten at the Triangle in the past decade, you’ve […]

Why You Should Just Buy Your Cookware From The Restaurant Supply Store

Photo: MSPT (Shutterstock) I’m not above a social media-fueled impulse buy. I bought the “TikTok” booty leggings (and a young man yelled at me from his car while I was wearing them), and I bought an exfoliating scrub (also for my butt), but I never bought kitchen utensils because I saw it on Instagram. However, […]

Starbucks, restaurant supply stores are all facing shortages, and it’s going to cost you – KIRO 7 News Seattle

Supply chain issues are rocking nearly every industry, from Starbucks to cars — just about every industry you can think of. If you open your Starbucks app, the first thing you get is a pop-up that reads: “Sorry for the inconvenience, some items are temporarily unavailable”. But that’s just a sign of the depth of […]

Remove fax machines from restaurant supply

On the one hand, restaurants have become much more digital since the start of the pandemic. Mobile ordering has moved from the realm of early adopters to the mainstream, and digital technologies are being integrated into restaurants online and in the physical world. However, for all the tabletop QR codes and artificial intelligence (AI)-enabled drive-throughs, […]

Rent for apartments built in the Smith Restaurant Supply building will be customized based on each tenant’s income

SYRACUSE, NY (WSYR-TV) – Construction is underway to transform the longtime home of Smith Restaurant Supply into luxury apartments inside the red brick building through which more than 70,000 cars pass on the I- 690 daily. Last year, Smith Restaurant Supply moved to Erie Boulevard in DeWitt so that developer Matt Paulus could take over […]

Restaurant manager calls for help when two women refuse to pay: Lyndhurst Police Blotter

LYNDHURST, Ohio Customer Issue: Cedar Road At 11:40 a.m. on May 23, police were called to the Cheesecake Factory, 24265 Cedar Road, in Legacy Village. The restaurant manager reported two customers refusing to pay their food and drink bill. The restaurant waived the food portion of the bill, leaving customers — the Cleveland Heights women, […]

Police arrest south Delhi restaurant manager and 3 others for black market oxygen concentrators

Delhi police said on Thursday they had seized the largest number of oxygen concentrators in the city so far after raiding a restaurant in South Delhi’s Lodhi settlement on Wednesday. Four men have been arrested at Nege Ju restaurant and bar after police found 419 oxygen concentrators in the restaurant as well as a warehouse […]

Black man enslaved by restaurant manager owes $546,000

A restaurant manager who is serving a prison sentence for effectively enslaving a black man with an intellectual disability should pay $546,000 in restitution, a court has ruled. Bobby Paul Edwards is already serving a 10-year sentence for forcing John Christopher Smith to work 100-hour unpaid weeks under abusive conditions at a South Carolina restaurant, […]

Restaurant manager who forced black man to work without pay owes him more than $500,000 in restitution, court rules

But that initial amount was too low, an appeals court ruled in April. The man should have received more than double that amount – closer to $546,000 – from the director to account for federal labor laws, according to judgment. John Christopher Smith was forced to work in a cafeteria in Conway without pay for […]

10 Good Buys at Ideal Restaurant Supply Company in Carle Place

The expansive Carle Place showroom of Ideal Restaurant Supply Company, founded in 1911, is stocked with professional catering equipment and cookware. The public is also invited to shop there and amateur cooks will find treasures they never knew they needed. Here is a small sampling of great buys that will pay culinary dividends for years […]

League City, Texas: Jack in the Box restaurant manager stabbed by customer who refused to wear mask, police say

“It’s a very polarizing situation,” said League City Police Chief Gary Ratliff. “Where some people don’t believe there should be masks and some people do.” Police say James Schulz, 53, entered the restaurant on Wednesday evening without a face mask. He was asked to wear one to be served or to use the drive-thru. The […]

Shop Big Think Small: Big Plate Restaurant Supply Has Plenty Of Options For All Your Kitchen Needs | KLBK | KAMC

Do you know this man? He is interested in a university… 10 minutes ago Dillard’s has your last minute Valentine’s Day gift… 22 minutes ago Training Wednesday with CrossFit Paladin 23 minutes ago National Pizza Day at Bubba’s 33! 23 minutes ago The Gold Lodge has the perfect bling for that perfect … 23 minutes […]

Remembering Alan Green of E&A Restaurant Supply

The last news The Editors January 29, 2021 Alan Green, a longtime member of the restaurant industry, died on January 22, 2021. He was 81. Green has held various positions in the restaurant industry, but spent most of his career at E&A Restaurant Supply, a Plainfield, NJ equipment and supply dealership he founded. Green retired […]

40 Under 40 Knoxville News Sentinel Charley Bible, KaTom Restaurant Supply

Introducing the Knox.Biz 40 under 40 class of 2020 Here’s a look at the Knox.Biz 40 under 40 class of 2020. Angela M. Gosnell, Knoxville News Sentinel Charles Bible, 35, Vice President of Business Development, KaTom Restaurant Supply Charles Bible has metrics to show the substantial impact he has had on the business development of […]

Growing Local Catering Business | News

CUMBERLAND – A local restaurant equipment supply company has acquired space in Frostburg to expand its operations in Allegany County. WebstaurantStore, a seller of commercial restaurant supplies and equipment, currently operates a facility in the North Branch Industrial Park at Mexico Farms in South Cumberland, where it employs nearly 500 people. Allegany County Economic Development […]

How to hire a good restaurant manager

Before the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, one of the biggest challenges facing the restaurant industry was finding good restaurant managers. At the time, the US Bureau of Labor Statistics predicted the position would see 11% growth over the next 10 years, more than double the typical rate across all industries. But since March, when […]

Jamaica Plain restaurant supply store unveils plans for housing and a summit restaurant

BMS Paper and Market, 3390 Washington St. in Jamaica Plain, this week filed plans with the BPDA to complete its current brick building with 151 residential units and add a restaurant and expand its existing store. The expanded six-story building on the approximately 2-acre site would have two levels of parking with spaces for 109 […]

What does a restaurant owner do?

One profession, several hats Restaurant managers oversee the smooth operation and efficiency of restaurants. They seek to provide customers with enjoyable dining experiences that live up to the brand’s standards. Their efforts, which include effective employee management, are ultimately aimed at keeping the restaurant profitable. Indeed, an RM encompasses general management, administration, customer services, human […]

Cheetah restaurant supply app pivots like everyone else – J.

Food coverage is supported by a generous donation from Susan and Moses Libitzky. When Na’ama Moran’s company launched an app for restaurants that streamlines the ordering and delivery of wholesale supplies, it was in 2015 – long before anyone knew what was to come by 2020. The goal, Moran said, is and always has been […]

St. Petersburg restaurant blog acknowledges food delivery scam

ST. PETERSBURG, Florida — Popular local restaurant reviews website and Facebook group Saint Petersburg Gourmets received a strange email on July 30. In it, someone named Linda Alvorado requested that the site update its listing for St. Pete’s hangout. Salt Creek Big Fishing with a new link to the site. The only problem was that […]

Eric Wasserstrom, President, Wasserstrom Restaurant Supply, Columbus, OH

Eric Wasserstrom, President, Wasserstrom Restaurant Supply, Columbus, OH The national equipment and supply dealer community faces a unique set of challenges as its restaurant and food service operator customers deal with the COVID-19 pandemic. They are faced with finding new ways to support operators trying to survive through creative take-out and delivery strategies and putting […]

Fein Brothers Leads Restaurant Supply Activities and Customers During Pandemic

Panel Discussion: Todd Minkin Kristine M. Kierzek | Special for the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel When Fein Brothers opened in 1929, America was heading into the Great Depression. Since 1967, the restaurant and food service supply store has been located at 2007 N. King Drive, in what had been the former home of Schuster’s department store, […]

Restaurant supply company Sysco gets creative during COVID-19: pop-up sale | NewsRadio KFBK

–Sysco Sacramento, a food distributor to the foodservice, education and healthcare industries, will deliver food directly to consumers on May 15, 2020, at its Pleasant Grove warehouse through the launch of a Will Sale. -Call Pop-Up Truck. Consumers can shop from the comfort of their own home, purchase a range of restaurant-quality food items as […]

Katom Restaurant Supply produces hand sanitizer during coronavirus

PostModern Spirits Bulk Hand Sanitizer Bottles PostModern Spirits Bulk Hand Sanitizer Bottles Knoxville News Sentinel After most hand sanitizer products went out of stock, East Tennessee company KaTom Restaurant Supply began manufacturing its own with the help of some Tennessee partners. So far, they’ve sold 20,000 gallons of liquid hand sanitizer in about four weeks, […]

KaTom Restaurant Supply inaugurates massive expansion

KaTom Restaurant Supply is growing again, both physically with expansion and with associates, adding 100 new jobs. “Our goal is to pursue significant growth each year,” said Founder/CEO/President Patricia Bible. “We are still planning to expand to accommodate this growth.” Bible runs the family business with daughter Paula Chesworth and son Charley Bible. Land was […]

How delivery services are impacting restaurant supply chains | modern restaurant management

The delivery service revolution is having a huge impact on the restaurant industry. While food delivery isn’t new, breakfast services like Uber Eats and DoorDash have capitalized on what customers want most: convenience. As the restaurant industry continues to evolve, we see the emergence of concepts like dark kitchens to meet demand. Dark kitchens, also […]

2020 Excellence in Management Award Winner: KaTom Restaurant Supply – Restaurant Equipment Reports, Articles & News

DEALERSHIP (over $40 million in sales) Headquarter: Kodak, Tennessee. Based: 1987 Number of employees: 182 employees Company motto: “Destination Excellence” Nineteen years ago, Patricia Bible made a choice. When her husband Tim died suddenly, she could have sold KaTom Restaurant Supply, the business the couple started out of their garage in 1987. With two young […]

The historic Smith Restaurant Supply building will be transformed into affordable apartments

Syracuse, NY — Developer Matthew Paulus announced plans on Tuesday to redevelop the historic Smith Restaurant Supply property on Erie Boulevard East into 37 affordable apartments. Paulus, who remodeled the former RE Dietz Co. lantern factory in the Park Avenue neighborhood of Syracuse into 92 upscale apartments two years ago, said he hopes to begin […]

Huge restaurant supply store going up in Earhart and Broad | Economic news

Construction is set to begin this week on a first big-box restaurant supply store at the corner of Earhart Boulevard and South Broad Street, with developers hoping to capitalize on the city’s booming food and hospitality sectors. town. Artist’s rendering of a Restaurant Depot restaurant supply store to be built on the site of the […]

Meeting the new challenges of catering supply chains

The continued diversification of consumer lifestyles and tastes is leading to increased variation in demand across all industries, and the restaurant sector is no exception. Diners want to see local, organic, vegan, gluten-free and other options on the menu. Additionally, off-site online ordering capabilities introduce more supply chain issues in the background as restaurants attempt […]

‘Everything has changed’: Gusti family transfers longtime catering supply business to Henrico

Matt, Joe and John Gusti own and operate Gusti Restaurant Equipment & Supply, which relocates to 1901 Dabney Road in Henrico County after nearly 30 years in the Museum District. (Photos by J. Elias O’Neal) Joe Gusti remembers what the neighborhood looked like when he opened his Gusti Restaurant Equipment & Supply at 2923 W. […]

Move over, target. Here’s why you should shop at restaurant supply stores.

When the non-stick surface of my frying pans started chipping, I knew it was time to replace them. They hadn’t lasted long, so I wanted something different. There weren’t many choices at Target, and my closest IKEA is almost an hour away (sigh). Then I remembered – there’s a restaurant supply store, The Restaurant Store, […]

Myers Restaurant Supply in Santa Rosa acquired by Edward Don & Company

Myers Restaurant Supply, a 68-year-old Santa Rosa-based foodservice equipment dealer that has expanded its reach far beyond North Bay in recent years, is now expanding nationwide with its acquisition by an even older Chicago-area family business. Myers announced on May 1 that it had been purchased by Edward Don & Company, a Woodbridge, Illinois-based company […]

Six Ways to Reduce Food Waste in the Restaurant Supply Chain | modern restaurant management

About a third of all the food harvested and produced in the world is wasted. It’s a sobering statistic, especially with so many people going hungry around the world. But new technological innovations are helping businesses reduce food waste so they can increase their bottom line and put food to good use before it ends […]

The Top 5 Restaurant Supply Store Essentials, Ranked

I recently moved to Philadelphia after 10 years in Portland, Oregon, and the adjustment was a breeze for two reasons. First and foremost, Philly has bones. Second, with the obvious exception of my friends and family, the only things in Portland that I deeply miss are the grocery stores: Winco, Sheridan Fruit on SE Grand, […]

As one Bowery restaurant supply company goes bankrupt, another takes over

AAA quality restaurant supply – a well-known equipment supplier at 272 Bowery – went bankrupt late last year. The child of three and a half Sunrise Rainbow Kitchen Supplylocated two doors down at 276 Bowery since 2013, recently signed the lease and took over (and dropped the Sunrise). This small section of the Bowery – […]

Inside Jetro, a truly intense restaurant supply store

The glamorous side of running a restaurant. Photo: Chris Crowley New York restaurateurs face a huge number of headaches: managing constant staff turnover, comforting overly demanding diners, battling rising rents, hoping ConEd doesn’t turn off the gas, and navigating the terrifying shopping experience from Jetro Cash & Carry, a massive restaurant supply store in Gowanus, […]

Restaurant Supply Stores Are A Home Cook’s Dream | Food and cooking

For those who like to cook, it’s like Disneyland. We walk through the aisles, eyes wide, mouths hanging open. As with children, our hands reach out to all the shiny objects on the shelves. “I want”, we say. “I want.” For chefs, restaurant supply companies are part of the job, where they fetch the kitchen […]

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