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December 10, 2014
Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz's First Coffee
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Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz's First Coffee // In 1971, Starbucks Coffee opened in Seattle's Pike Place Market. CEO Howard Schultz gave American coffee a story and a lifestyle, taking it out of the kitchen and putting it onto almost every corner in the U.S.
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Hellmann's Love at First Bite with Jerry's Sandwiches
playHellmann's Love at First Bite with Jerry's Sandwiches // Watch customers fall in love at first bite as operator Trey Elder makes his favorite sandwich using Hellmann’s® Mayonnaise.
News Today
What's Hot 2015 Culinary Forecast
playWhat's Hot 2015 Culinary Forecast // 12/4/14: The National Restaurant Association's annual culinary forecast predicts menu trends for the year ahead. The NRA surveyed professional chefs on trends they expect to see in 2015.
McDonald's Expands Custom Sandwich Option
playMcDonald's Expands Custom Sandwich Option // 12/7/14: The future of McDonald's may be a strategic slowing down of fast food. Next year, McDonald's is expanding a test platform called "Create Your Taste" from four stores to 2,000 locations across the U.S.
TGI Fridays Introduces Mobile Mistletoe Drones
playTGI Fridays Introduces Mobile Mistletoe Drones // 12/3/14: After testing the program in the U.K., TGI Fridays announced it is bringing Mobile Mistletoe Drones to some locations stateside. Drones carrying mistletoe hover over couples, and those who kiss are rewarded with gift cards.
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Stir in Rich, Meaty Flavor with Knorr Demi Glace Sauce Base
playStir in Rich, Meaty Flavor with Knorr Demi Glace Sauce Base // Try this recipe for Green Peppercorn Sauce and see how easily NEW Knorr® Demi Glace Sauce Base creates rich, meaty flavor in your sauces. It contains 25 percent concentrated beef stock for the taste you’d expect in a scratch demi-glace.
Brand Marketing
Krispy Kreme's 12 Ways to Eat a Doughnut
playKrispy Kreme's 12 Ways to Eat a Doughnut // 12/8/14: Krispy Kreme is promoting a buy-one-get-one deal on its Original Glazed doughnut dozens with a campaign that features people eating doughnuts in unusual or creative ways, including "The Fine Diner," shown here.
play"Toast The Season" at Carrabba's // 12/5/14: Carrabba's latest ad features its seasonal LTOs, including Champagne Shrimp and Scallops Linguine.
Burger King's YUMBO Hot Ham & Cheese Sandwich
playBurger King's YUMBO Hot Ham & Cheese Sandwich // 12/2/14: To advertise the return of its Yumbo sandwich from the 1970s, Burger King created a location full of '70s styles.
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Harvest Creations: Full of Flavor, Full of Possibilities
playHarvest Creations: Full of Flavor, Full of Possibilities // See how Harvest Creations’ fried fruit and vegetable products can put a new twist on a classic dish. Your customers will agree; they are a delicious addition to any meal.
Culinary Class
Save Subway Inn: A Nightlife Survival Story
playSave Subway Inn: A Nightlife Survival Story // Can a small dive bar thrive in today's moneyed Manhattan? When 77-year-old Subway Inn received an eviction notice, the owners decided to fight back.
Pizza Napoletana
playPizza Napoletana // The chef/owner of Philadelphia's Brigantessa, Joe Cicala, explains what makes a true "Neapolitan" pizza. His pizzeria is in the process of acquiring certification from the Italian government to call its pizzas Neapolitan.
Michael Schwartz Introduces
playMichael Schwartz Introduces "The First Gastropub At Sea" // Earlier this year, Royal Caribbean's Quantum of the Seas introduced what they're calling the first American gastropub at sea. Chef Michael Schwartz created the menu for Michael's Genuine Pub, located aboard a cruise ship.
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3M Drive-Thru Headset System G5
play3M Drive-Thru Headset System G5 // Say “Hello” to the 3M™ Drive-Thru Headset System G5. Inspired by you, the G5 headset features enhanced comfort, lighter weight, easier to use, increased durability, and the only headset that allows you to repair it in seconds, in your store.
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