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Starbucks, Panera Leaders React to Charlottesville

2017-08-17 Starbucks executive chairman Howard Schultz said “the moral fiber, the values, and what we as a country have stood for is literally hanging in the aby...

A Q and A with Starbucks' New CEO Kevin Johnson

2017-04-03 Kevin Johnson counts a timepiece from the late 19th century and a book from the early 21st century among his most treasured possessions.

To Climb the Foodservice Ladder, Find a Counterpart

2016-09-16 Renae Scott has climbed the corporate ladder, serving as CMO of San Francisco–based Togo’s Eateries for the past seven years.

Corner Bakery Veteran Ric Scicchitano Moves to Which Wich

2016-08-30 After a quarter of a century with Corner Bakery Café, Ric Scicchitano is onto a new adventure.

Food News Media to Co-Host Popular NRA Show Event in '17

2016-08-30 The Annual Championship BBQ & Cookout is 20 and counting!...

At Persona Pizzeria, It's All About Oven Lovin'

2016-07-27 The advent of fast-casual pizza has brought with it a bevy of oven prototypes.

Starbucks Keeps Evolving, Announces More Changes

2016-07-26 Fresh off announcing a record fiscal third quarter, Starbucks released details about its anticipated employee dress-code change, as well as a new orga...

Survey Says Seattle Restaurant Workers Are Satisfied

2016-07-19 According to a June survey, the majority of the Seattle restaurant workforce is highly satisfied at work, and they prefer tweaks to existing policies ...

MOD Pizza Cofounders Honored as EY Entrepreneurs of 2016

2016-06-20 Scott Svenson, cofounder and CEO of MOD Pizza, and Ally Svenson, cofounder, received the EY Entrepreneur of the Year 2016 Award in the Emerging catego...

MOD Pizza Cofounders Named EY Entrepreneur Finalists

2016-05-18 Scott and Ally Svenson, cofounders of MOD Pizza, were named as finalists for the EY Entrepreneur of the Year 2016 Award in the Pacific Northwest.