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FCA backs new public education campaign on auto recalls

AutoNews - Thu, 2017-06-22 11:00
The National Safety Council launched Check To Protect, a national campaign to encourage drivers to check for recalls on their vehicles. The program is backed by Fiat Chrysler under a settlement with NHTSA.
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Hideaway Pizza - Thu, 2017-06-22 10:08
Some restaurateurs think of video surveillance strictly as a tool to investigate incidents of theft and other risks such as slip and falls, but Hideaway Pizza, a 12-restaurant chain based in Tulsa, Oklahoma, thinks of video surveillance more as a critical enabler of operational excellence.

Promotions spark 54% of impulse buys

Store Front Talk Back - Thu, 2017-06-22 09:46
Despite the popularity of e-commerce, in-store shopping remains a major retail driver. A new survey found that promotions and sales spark 54% of impulse buys in-store. Scott Moore, senior vice president of marketing for Mood Media, shares what contributes to a positive brick-and-mortar shopping experience.

Hard Brexit will put 18,000 German jobs at risk, study says

AutoNews - Thu, 2017-06-22 07:18
Slumping new-car sales in the UK after a hard Brexit could put 18,000 German auto industry jobs at risk, a Deloitte study said.
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BMW exec says brands need to take more risks

AutoNews - Thu, 2017-06-22 06:19
Automakers must be prepared to take more risks to reach digital natives and not shy away from edgy subject matter, BMW marketing executive Hildegard Wortmann said. Millennials want brands that behave "like human beings," she said.
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Ford sees LCVs as key to European profit despite Brexit headwinds

AutoNews - Thu, 2017-06-22 04:28
A strong sales performance in light commercial vehicles will help Ford be profitable in Europe this year, the automaker's regional boss, Steve Armstrong, said.
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Logan’s Roadhouse names David Catalano COO

Nation's Restaurant News - Wed, 2017-06-21 21:02
Former Joe’s Crab Shack executive will work alongside CEO on turnaround

Hard Rock International names president of cafe operations

Nation's Restaurant News - Wed, 2017-06-21 20:50
Stephen K. Judge brings more than 30 years of experience to the role

How will the Amazon-Whole Foods deal affect restaurants?

Nation's Restaurant News - Wed, 2017-06-21 20:45
Blog: Giant acquisition will further the industry's rush into technology

Why your training program is dead — and what to do about it

Nation's Restaurant News - Wed, 2017-06-21 19:55
Here’s how you can take your employee training from ordinary to extraordinary

Jamba deal with franchisee to nearly double Chicago units

Nation's Restaurant News - Wed, 2017-06-21 19:28
Chain’s move to asset-light model nearly complete

Food-safety expert David Theno dies in swimming accident

Nation's Restaurant News - Wed, 2017-06-21 18:49
Theno pushed the industry to higher levels of oversight

Retail Roundup—Shanghai tests futuristic convenience store; children's apparel retailer files for bankruptcy

Store Front Talk Back - Wed, 2017-06-21 16:05
New 24-hour convenience store with no registers or staff begins trial run in Shanghai; Gymboree filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection; and Neiman Marcus ends its pursuit to sell the company.

Chefs bring surf-and-turf up to date

Nation's Restaurant News - Wed, 2017-06-21 15:02
The popular pairing gets a fresh spin

A proactive approach to preventing franchising disputes

SmartBrief - Wed, 2017-06-21 14:05
Franchisors and franchisees both have a role to play in avoiding disputes or resolving them before they turn into court battl -More
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Buffalo Wild Wings tags 83 units for sale to franchisees

SmartBrief - Wed, 2017-06-21 14:05
Buffalo Wild Wings has selected 83 company-owned restaurants that it plans to sell to franchisees in 2017 as part of a refran -More
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6 habits for managers to break

SmartBrief - Wed, 2017-06-21 14:05
Managers can easily find themselves playing favorites, which robs them of new perspectives and ideas, while not giving each e -More
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