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February 28, 2014
Peter Pan Bakery
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Peter Pan Bakery // For more than 60 years, through waves of immigration and gentrification alike, the counter at Peter Pan in the Brooklyn neighborhood of Greenpoint has remained a consistent space for coffee, doughnuts, and conversation.
Texas Pete TV: Dickey's Barbecue Pit
playTexas Pete TV: Dickey's Barbecue Pit // See how Texas Pete Hot Sauce partners with Dickey's Barbecue Pit to add some heat to its menu. In 2014, the barbecue chain will team up with the hot sauce brand for new menu items its customers will love.
News Today
Taco Bell Breakfast, Restaurant Sales Growth by State, & More in Fresh Bytes
playTaco Bell Breakfast, Restaurant Sales Growth by State, & More in Fresh Bytes // Learn more about Taco Bell's new breakfast menu, NRA projections that rank Arizona as the top state for restaurant sales growth, and Boston Market's sodium reduction initiatives.
$15 Minimum Wage in Seattle?
play$15 Minimum Wage in Seattle? // A group in Seattle is campaigning to raise the minimum wage to $15 an hour. The debate, which has attracted national attention, led to organized protests outside several quick-serve locations in the area last week.
Despite Shaky Future, Some Restaurants Use Bitcoin
playDespite Shaky Future, Some Restaurants Use Bitcoin // Rise Bakery in Durham, North Carolina, began accepting the high-profile experimental currency Bitcoin last week, although the collapse of a Bitcoin exchange has some questioning it.
Posiflex Fire and Rain Test
playPosiflex Fire and Rain Test // Witness how Posiflex lights a touch-screen terminal on fire and then hits it with a high-pressure hose as the ultimate demonstration of maximum uptime.
Brand Marketing
Subway Teams Up with the Muppets
playSubway Teams Up with the Muppets // Miss Piggy orders a Subway sandwich and meets Jared Fogle in this ad that cross-promotes the latest Muppets movie.
Applebee's New Kids' Menu
playApplebee's New Kids' Menu // Chef Jessica James explains the considerations she had when creating the new kids' menu at Applebee's. The menu includes 14 entrees and 10 sides that children can mix and match.
play"Over the Moon" About Long John Silver's // Long John Silver's uses a nursery rhyme to promote "the lighter taste of fish" over beef.
EyePlay: Virtual Indoor Playground
playEyePlay: Virtual Indoor Playground // Transform Your Space Into A Kid's Experience. EyePlay is a virtual indoor playground that engages children, gets them active, has no wear and tear, and is germ free!
Culinary Class
How to
playHow to "Score" a Meal // Hear how Scott McNiece, a music curator, selects the background music for several Chicago-area restaurants.
The Bright Star
playThe Bright Star // Owned and operated by Greek immigrants since 1907, the Bright Star is a Bessemer, Alabama, institution and a winner of the James Beard Foundation award as an American Classic.
The Tonging Hour
playThe Tonging Hour // Dustin Wilson, a sommelier at Eleven Madison Park in New York, cuts a bottle of port open with flaming hot tongs.
The Ovention Matchbox Oven
playThe Ovention Matchbox Oven // Are you looking for an oven that will allow you to cook a broad menu of high-quality items quickly and doesn't require a hood? If so, the Ovention Matchbox Oven Series is right for you.
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