Consolidated Foodservice Blog

An Inside Look at Tipping Habits

While tipping for service isn’t mandatory, it certainly is customary for those of us in the United States to exchange cash for a service or a job well done. In fact, in a significant number of service jobs, tipping makes up for a portion to nearly the entirety of a person’s salary. To see how…

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Super Bowl Recipes

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This year’s Super Bowl XLIX is being played on Sunday, February 1st. Between the music performers, the amazing commercials, the game, the parties, and the food, Super Bowl Sunday is one of the best nights of the year whether you’re a football fall or not! To help you with at least part of the party…

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11 Beautiful Dream Kitchens

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The kitchen has been called “the heart of the home” for years, because it has such a broad range of functions in a family or individual’s life. It may be the place a family comes together, or where homework is worked on, or where a beloved relative shares the secret to a treasured family recipe…

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4 Tips for Choosing an Ice Machine

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One of the most indispensable pieces of equipment in your business will probably be your ice machine. Businesses of all types, from hotels to schools use ice machines, and when it comes to buying one, you have plenty of choices. If you’ve never purchased an ice machine, you may not be aware of several considerations….

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Commercial Kitchen Appliances for Your Home

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Many homeowners want their dream kitchen, and the contents may include double ovens, granite countertops and sleek stainless steel. However, have you ever thought about buying commercial kitchen appliances for your home? If you love cooking, you may opt for a commercial-grade appliance for your dream kitchen for a number of reasons. Believe it or…

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How to Handle Negative Feedback on Yelp, Google My Business or Other Review Sites

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With the popularity of Google Reviews, Yelp, Urbanspoon, and other websites where customers can leave reviews, it’s certain that you will encounter an unhappy customer online at some point. The restaurant industry relies a lot on word of mouth marketing and online reviews, because people tend to trust peer opinions on businesses and services. Nearly…

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4 Tips to Optimize Google My Business for Your Restaurant

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One of the most essential parts of restaurant marketing is getting noticed online. While Facebook and Twitter are important social networking tools, business listing websites like Google My Business are a powerful force in helping you get noticed, attract customers, and increase the growth of your restaurant. Google My Business delivers customers a shortcut to…

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