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New York Restaurants Grapple With Unexpected CBD Ban

2 months ago

The Department of Health and Mental Hygiene's rollout of its CBD ban has been called both vague and sneaky by restaurant operators across New York City. But what's really confusing for business owners is having to hear about new regulations via media reports, instead of documentation from the governing entity.

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Restaurant Brands and Big Food Are Blamed for Obesity and More

3 months ago

Unlike the tobacco industry, the restaurant industry and health can find a middle ground where there are profits without devastating health results. But things will have to change at some big brand to make this happen.

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Taco Bell Is Making Its Food Spicy in Thailand to Suit Local Tastes

3 months ago

Note to Taco Bell: We'd love it if your food had flavor in the U.S., too.

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Pork ‘Wings’ Are the Hot New Restaurant Menu Item

3 months ago

Cheap meat is good-ish news for consumers but bad news for farmers and other food producers. And it won't last.

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Study Finds Food Recalls Are Up Significantly Since 2013

3 months ago

Researchers aren’t sure if the rise in recalls is due to a more contaminated food supply or because new technology makes it easier to catch bacteria in products. Either way, we are screwed.

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McDonald’s Loses Big Mac Battle to Irish Chain

3 months ago

When a little chain beats a big chain we tend to get excited, but when that little chain is also the licensee of Papa John's in Ireland we get less excited.

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U.S. FDA Says It Will Try to Resume Some Food Inspections

3 months ago

No matter the country, government plays a key role in food safety. But in a country where government is the "enemy" for some and food safety is not at a premium it is the consumers who will suffer.

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Impossible Foods Debuts New ‘Meat’ Formula for White Castle at CES

3 months ago

The only thing that is interesting about White Castle right now is its collaboration with Impossible Foods.

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Great Restaurants Probably Won’t Save UK Malls

3 months ago

The state of UK retail is only slightly weaker than that of the country's weak chain restaurant industry. Neither is going to save the other any time soon.

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Impossible Foods Has Another FDA Challenge to Its Burger

4 months ago

We get the FDA's concerns, but at this point — when you can buy an Impossible Burger at a restaurant — this attention seems nitpicky.

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11 Moments That Mattered for the Restaurant Industry in 2018

4 months ago

From mergers to leadership changes to loss, 2018 was filled with news that kept us on our toes. Here are the stories that had the biggest impact.

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The 16 Restaurant Dishes That Defined 2018

4 months ago

The best dishes of 2018 aren't the most expensive or exclusive which really is where restaurants are right now.