Tag: wages

People

Job Growth in U.S. Restaurants Remains Steady in April

5 months ago

Analysts forecasted a slowdown in job growth in April, especially after March numbers were revised down. But restaurants and the overall U.S. economy proved resilient.

Operations

Job Growth in U.S. Restaurants and Bars Jumps in March

6 months ago

After a sudden, surprising slowdown in February, it's good to see the numbers rebound this month.

Operations

Job Growth in U.S. Restaurants and Bars Slowed Significantly in February

6 months ago

Well, this is a surprise. The industry only added 1,600 jobs in February, compared to 36,600 jobs added just one month prior.

Operations

U.S. Restaurants and Bars Added More Jobs Than Most Other Industries in January

8 months ago

Nearly one in ten working Americans held a job in the restaurant industry in January. In the race to hire and retain skilled staff members, restaurants need to be investing in every aspect of employee welfare to consistently attract team members who want to stick around.

Operations

U.S. Restaurants and Bars Added 40,000 Jobs in December

9 months ago

While the number of added jobs continues to increase in the industry (which is a great sign of growth), longterm staff retention at restaurants is another obstacle to overcome.

People

The Minimum Wage Is Going Up in Some U.S. States and So Are Menu Prices

9 months ago

Higher wages are good news for employees and smart employers. And customers need to be realistic about prices, for once.

Operations

Wages Still a Challenge for Restaurant Operators Despite Higher Average Checks

9 months ago

Higher average checks have offset increased wage demands to an extent this year. But with many experts predicting a slowdown in the economy, restaurants are going to have to find another way.

Chains

Wendy’s CEO: Income Inequality Is Hurting Sales

11 months ago

Recent minimum wage raises voted into effect could be exactly what Wendy's needs to jumpstart sales growth.