How to grow traffic in 2017

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These four strategies can help your restaurant buck weak traffic trends Last year, restaurants faced significant challenges in attracting consumer…

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2017 Retail Predictions

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As the new year gets underway, it’s time to look forward to the changes and trends 2017 will bring. For…

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Don’t mess with MOD: How to build a fiercely loyal workforce

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Three tough-looking dudes are mugging for the camera just before the lunch rush in the original MOD Pizza store in…

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2016 Spreading MODness Week celebrates MOD’s “purpose beyond pizza”

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MOD Pizza Donates Over $240,000 to Support At-Risk Youth and Families Seattle, WA  (RestaurantNews.com)  MOD Pizza, known for its superfast…

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RETAIL SALES SEE SOLID GAINS IN FIRST HALF OF HOLIDAY SEASON

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November retail sales grew a solid 5 percent year over year and 0.1 percent from an already-strong October as consumers…

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Fitch Ratings: U.S. retail sales to grow 3% to 4% in 2017

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Retailers and restaurants in the United States won’t get any relief in 2017 in the battle to win customers. That’s…

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Shake Shack Founder Discusses Resurgence in the Restaurant Industry

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Danny Meyer, Shake Shack founder and Union Square Hospitality Group CEO, discusses the resurgence in the restaurant industry, no tipping…

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Chick-fil-A’s new West Allis location to open Thursday

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Melanie Lawder ReporterMilwaukee Business Journal Chick-fil-A will open its seventh location in the state this week. The fast casual chain specializing…

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Holiday weekend recap: Purchases up, but average spending declines 3.5%

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Average spending per person over Thanksgiving weekend totaled $289.19, down from $299.60 last year, according to a survey conducted by…

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A Chick-fil-A food truck is coming to Houston

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A Chick-fil-A food truck is rolling into Houston this month. On Dec. 15, franchisee Jesse Chaluh will start operating Texas’…

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