Deborah L. Cohen

    The saying goes that two heads are better than one.

    If it wasn’t for the publicity, outsiders might not have known that Captain D’s was on the auction block, the result of a decision by private equity owners Sagittarius Bra

    Quick serves of all sizes are hopping on the green-construction bandwagon, installing everything from energy-efficient lighting and kitchen equipment to solar roof panels.

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    Incentives for Green

    Quick serves of all sizes are hopping on the green-construction bandwagon, installing everything from energy-efficient lighting and kitchen equipment to solar roof panels.

    Pondering the Poach

    During boon times, management energy is rarely spent worrying about violations of top-level employment agreements when hiring new executives.

    Valuing Your Store

    Appraisals often are associated with annoyance—the mere thought of paying good money for someone to come into your restaurant and snoop around everything from the kitchen to your bookkeeping makes