The Pandemic’s Effect on Restaurant Supplies

Modern Restaurant Management

While the pandemic has greatly affected many businesses, In June, KaTom Restaurant Supply had the single greatest month in company history. Modern Restaurant Management (MRM) magazine discussed supply issues and more with KaTom Founder, President and CEO Patricia Bible.

Managing Bar Supply Chain During the Covid-19 Pandemic

Goliath Consulting

Reopening restaurants with current supply chain issues makes this once rare scenario seem to be a weekly occurrence. With the increasingly frustrating variables in the current restaurant industry, beverage supply chain does not need to be the straw that breaks the camels back. With the current supply snags, the concept of inventory can readjust to consider like products as a single count. Training Training is the component that brings the tumultuous supply chain together.

Responding to COVID-19’s Impact on the Restaurant Supply Chain

Goliath Consulting

The supply chain failure and the domino effect of its impact have been a wake-up call for even the veterans of the food industry. Nationwide outbreaks have forced manufacturers to shut down their plants, leading to disruptions in operations downstream in the supply chain (1). Here are the top three actionable steps we think will help operators overcome the supply chain crisis. Menu changes have become a widely-adopted solution to a variety of supply issues facing operators.

How Delivery Services Are  Impacting Restaurant Supply Chains 

Modern Restaurant Management

This new trend is not only how restaurants are preparing food, but also their entire logistical supply chain. While this new trend could save money, it also creates new challenges, including potential impacts on a restaurant’s supply chain. The supply chain process for this type of restaurant changes drastically, including the logistics involved with kitchen technology and equipment moves. Equipment Operations 3PL deliver and supply chain delivery ghost kitchens

Innovative Models Keep Restaurant Revenue and Supply Chain Flowing

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” Reviving The Supply Chain. Now more than ever, it is important for restaurants to maintain a healthy connection with their supply chain. Strategies like those employed by Prairie keeps the supply chain moving, costs constant, and food waste limited. Finance Operations food chain food supply Restaurant Technology technologyAs restaurants cautiously begin to reopen in pockets of the U.S. and abroad, the restaurant industry remains far from full capacity.

Restaurant Reopening Checklist I: Your Facility & Supplies

Cheetah

Supplies Call or email and let us know of your new opening date. This will allow us more time to ensure we have the supplies you need for opening day. The supply chain may have been disrupted for certain products, so you may experience longer lead times than you are used to. Once you have your facility and supplies in good working order, it’s on to the next reopening tasks. Reading Time: 2 minutes.

My State Is Opening. What Supply Chain Considerations Should I Keep in Mind Moving Forward?

Modern Restaurant Management

Q : What Supply Chain Considerations Should I Keep in Mind Moving Forward? A : As states and counties look to reopen across the US, one area restaurant operators are looking toward is their supply chain. Below are a few key takeaways operators should consider as they seek to optimize their supply chains over the next few months. Many distributor employees are having to keep an eye on stock supplies and having pre-determined alternatives are one way to help during this time.

How Have Catering Supplies Transformed in 2019?

Modern Restaurant Management

Catering supplies have evolved with these trends, and items such as biodegradable and reusable packaging have been introduced. With more people waking up to the climate emergency, customers are demanding eco-friendly catering supplies. Household names such as McDonald’s and Pepsi have pledged to make big changes to their catering supplies. Other catering supplies that have been adapted to meet environmental demands include cooking equipment.

EFFECTIVE LEADERSHIP WHEN IT SEEMS TO BE IN SHORT SUPPLY

Culinary Cues

I am a concerned spectator at a time when everything seems to be in question and every one of us lives on the edge. We fear, we adjust, we cope, and then there comes a time when our coping mechanism comes into real question. This is when leadership is most needed. Leadership is always important, but seems to be in critical need when we are in time of crisis. This is when people turn to either those with the title or those with a history of leadership.

3 Restaurant Supply Kits That Will Save You Time

Dot It

A lesser-known time saver are restaurant supply kits. What are Restaurant Supply Kits? [ [ ] The post 3 Restaurant Supply Kits That Will Save You Time appeared first on Dot It. When running a restaurant, finding ways to save you time, no matter how little, can prove to be invaluable. When you don’t have to worry about hundreds of small things, you can focus on the larger, more important task of running a restaurant.

Supplies Restaurants Need During this Pandemic

Restaurant Smart

As we embrace these changes, your restaurant must have all the supplies it needs to adapt to this new… Read more. The post Supplies Restaurants Need During this Pandemic appeared first on Restaurant Smart Blog. Photo Source: la.eater.com.

Finding the Right Restaurant Supply Store

Restaurant Smart

The post Finding the Right Restaurant Supply Store appeared first on Restaurant Smart Blog. Industry Interest restaurant concept restaurant marketing tips Restaurant Smart restaurant supply store restaurant tipsPhoto Source: www.pexels.com. A successful business is not only about sales.

Chicago and Oakland McDonald’s Workers Win COVID-19 Protections After Months of Substandard Supplies and Training

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Photo by Ira L. Black/Corbis via Getty Images. Workers in Oakland, California, filed a lawsuit after allegedly being told to make masks out of coffee filters and dog diapers Two recent court orders directed at McDonald’s restaurants represent partial victories for employees who seek to hold their employers legally accountable for keeping them safe from the coronavirus.

OUR DAILY BREATH: PROBLEMS WITH THE CENTRALIZED FOOD SYSTEM

Culinary Cues

To some (not enough) people – the answer was a return to a de-centralized system where end users found their food supplies from local and regional producers – where seasonality and use of indigenous ingredients to an area drove menus in the home and in the restaurant. Suddenly the meat supply is impacted and consumers feel the pinch in the supermarket. Uncategorized centralized food supply chefs cooks food crisis restaurantsEvery day there are lessons to be learned.

Is Everything F ed Right Now? 

Modern Restaurant Management

This is the question a lot of people are asking right now, especially as we collectively navigate the consistent changes to our business models, supply chains and personal lives. Work on Your Supply Chain.

As Food Supply Chain Breaks Down, Farm-To-Door CSAs Take Off

The Salt

Community Supported Agriculture programs that sell a weekly box of produce directly to consumers are popular amid concerns about grocery shopping during the pandemic. Image credit: Full Belly Farm

Grocery Shopping Has Never Been Easier With Cheetah’s Group Purchasing

Cheetah

For My Family Lifehack SuppliesReading Time: 3 minutes. Stay Connected Grocery shopping with your parents? You probably haven’t done that since you were a kid! Ever since Covid-19 has forced people to stay apart, family dinners haven’t been the same.

4 Types of Delicious Rice You Should Be Stocking Up On

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For My Family Home Cooking SuppliesReading Time: 3 minutes. No pantry is fully stocked without a few bags of rice. With its endless colorful varieties , rice is your go-to culinary solution for practically every meal. It’s the perfect soaker for any soup or saucy dish.

What Type of Plastic Should You Be Using?

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Industry Interest Supplies food packages food packaging kitchen supply plastic container restaurant supply restaurant supply tipsPhoto Source: www.pexels.com. Since the coronavirus pandemic started, most customers prefer taking out their orders or asking for deliveries.

SSAE 18: Why it’s critical in selecting a technology partner

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food operations management restaurant supply chain managementHow do your technology partners show that you can trust them? Ask for their SSAE 18 documentation. Earlier this month, we welcomed Zerrick Pearson, the The VP of Technology at Five Guys, and Tamy Duplantis, the President of Return on Informatio n Consulting , to join us in a panel at the 2019 Food Service Technology ( FSTEC ) show to discuss what to look for when selecting a technology partner.

A Smarter Way to Reconcile: How to Receive Shipments in Half the Time

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food operations management restaurant supply chain managementWe all have the technology to limit double data entry, so why not use it? Would you prefer to enter the same data once or twice? I think we can all agree that once is the only correct answer. Not only does this save keystrokes (and thus time) it limits the potential for human error.

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What’s Packing Your Food? Restaurant Delivery Packaging Trends

Goliath Consulting

menu development restaurant consulting Supply Chain foodservice packaging restaurant delivery restaurant takeout third-party delivery togo containers togo packagingA restaurant’s packaging is not just a vehicle for carrying food—it’s a statement that informs customers about your business’s brand and values. According to Technomic, a food industry research firm, 64% of consumers consider high quality packaging an important factor in deciding where to order food (1).

7 Tips to Prepare Your Bar or Restaurant for the College Basketball Tournament

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Restaurant Management bar supplies Barware glassware March Madness NCAA BasketballMarch is upon us and with it comes a type of madness in the form of the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament. For 3 weeks at the end of March (and into April actually), the biggest sports story is the Tourney. Preparing your bar and/or restaurant for this event takes a little bit of planning. But […].

Meet the Man from Thirunelveli Supplying Fresh Dosa Batter in the US (Every Minute Four Containers of the batter being sold)

Bingage

When first you started the production, you need to continue the supply as you can’t stop. The post Meet the Man from Thirunelveli Supplying Fresh Dosa Batter in the US (Every Minute Four Containers of the batter being sold) appeared first on Bingage Blog. Every day, fresh & pure batter of dosa and idli makes the way in the West Coast of the US to Indians and Americans who are fascinated by this vegan treat. Meet Mani Krishnan from Thirunelveli, the man behind it all.

Managing Inventory – and Your Time

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For these businesses, selecting a few items to spot-check regularly (high-theft potential items like alcohol; goods that spoil quickly; items with high loss-percentages, like janitorial supplies) against the theoretical can help keep variances in check, while limiting the actual amount of time spend overseeing inventory. All Posts Data & Analytics Inventory Management Analytics Procurement Stock Counting supply chainManaging Inventory — and Your Time .

Meet the Villains Part Two: The Rogue Spender

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All Posts Data & Analytics Inventory Management Analytics Procurement Stock Counting supply chainMeet the Villains Part Two: The Rogue Spender. Watch out: he’s wily and he’s mean. Find out how you can defeat the Rogue Spender and hang on to your cash. T here are many foes in the hospitality industry. They take the form of wasted time, effort and cash, and cause havoc and frustration for your employees and guests alike.

Tomato Salad: Easy Recipe with Fresh Tomato Slices and Burrata

Cheetah

For My Family Batch Cooking Recipe SuppliesReading Time: 2 minutes. Tomato Salad with Burrata Walking through the Farmer’s Markets and neighborhood gardens at this time of year makes tomato lovers giddy.

How to Develop a Restaurant Management Plan

The Restaurant Expert

I supply my accountant, or whoever prepares my books, my ending inventories within five days of the end of every month ­­­ _. A restaurant management plan is your written strategy for how to get your restaurant to where you want it. New ideas have very little value unless they are put into action. This restaurant management plan is a tool that translates ideas (I should or I’ll try to) into action (I am).

Boost Your Homemade Pizza Game with These 5 Best Tricks

Cheetah

For My Family Home Cooking Lifehack SuppliesReading Time: 3 minutes. Chewy crust and stretchy cheese pizza is one of the most popular comfort foods ever invented. The best part about homemade pizza is that you don’t have to be Italian to get parlor-quality pies.

Meet the Man from Thirunelveli Supplying Fresh Dosa Batter in the US (Every Minute Four Containers of the batter being sold)

Bingage

When first you started the production, you need to continue the supply as you can’t stop. The post Meet the Man from Thirunelveli Supplying Fresh Dosa Batter in the US (Every Minute Four Containers of the batter being sold) appeared first on Bingage Blog. Every day, fresh & pure batter of dosa and idli makes the way in the West Coast of the US to Indians and Americans who are fascinated by this vegan treat. Meet Mani Krishnan from Thirunelveli, the man behind it all.

Beef Brisket: Best Instant Pot Recipe Ever

Cheetah

For My Family Lifehack Recipe SuppliesReading Time: 2 minutes. Beef Brisket Beef brisket is a staple during the holidays and at BBQ joints in Texas and throughout the U.S. This large cut of beef requires low and slow cooking. But, who has time to wait anymore?

An Introduction to Batch Cooking

Cheetah

There’s nothing more annoying than discovering you don’t have enough supplies right in the middle of cooking. Instead, use Cheetah for the highest quality restaurant food and supplies at wholesale prices. For My Family Bulk Food Lifehack SuppliesReading Time: 3 minutes.

New Brands We Love: Impossible Foods

Cheetah

For My Family Healthy SuppliesReading Time: 3 minutes. Impossible Burgers are nothing like the dry veggie burgers made from soy, beans and lentils your vegan friends keep recommending. Impossible Foods’ pink-colored patty bleeds and sizzles as you cook it.

Stretch Your Bulk Food Purchases with Food Preservation

Cheetah

To help you make your bulk food purchase last longer, we also have a stock of restaurant-grade kitchen supplies, including everything you need for smoking, curing, and otherwise preserving all those large quantities. For My Family Bulk Food Lifehack SuppliesReading Time: 3 minutes.

Mexican Cuisine Special: Most Popular Food Culture in the US

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Blog For My Family Community Home Cooking SuppliesReading Time: 3 minutes. There’s no better time to celebrate Mexican cuisine than in Hispanic Heritage Month!

How to Increase Your Customer’s Online Review

Restaurant Smart

Industry Interest online reviews restaurant review Restaurant Smart restaurant supply store restaurant tipsOne effective way to market your restaurant online is by having a lot of good reviews on your social media pages or directory listings. Apparently, though, not all customers take time to actually write reviews on establishments they visit. That’s… Read more. The post How to Increase Your Customer’s Online Review appeared first on Restaurant Smart Blog.

Group Shopping with Roommates Can Save You a Lot of Money

Cheetah

For My Family Bulk Food Community SuppliesReading Time: 3 minutes. Group shopping for groceries is the smartest way to tackle food expenses with your roommates. Going to the closest grocery store at 12am to get milk is not the best way to save money.

Delicious Mexican Food Dishes You Didn’t Know Existed

Cheetah

For My Family Cheetah App Lifehack SuppliesReading Time: 3 minutes. Mexican food has become extremely popular in the US ever since crossing the border. It’s not just Tex Mex – the American version of the traditional Mexcian cuisine – that’s trending.

5 Tips for Restaurant to Prevent Consumer Allergies

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With this in mind, Restaurant Smart, your trusted restaurant supply… Read more. Industry Interest avoid food contamination food proper temperatures restaurant supply store restaurant tips sanitation tipsPhoto Source: www.pexels.com.

Best Food Containers for Restaurants

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Industry Interest Supplies containers fold to go containers hinged containers microwaveable containers restaurant supply storeThe pandemic situation caused by the COVID-19 forced most restaurants to only do deliveries and takeouts. If you’re one of those restaurants, then that means that it is important that you only use the best takeout food containers. This will… Read more. The post Best Food Containers for Restaurants appeared first on Restaurant Smart Blog.