March 08, 2016 - A&W Canada, Foodservice, International Women's Day, International Women's Day 2016, IWD2016, Members, Research, Women, Restaurants, Community Post, Demographics, General, Jean Lumb, Minhas Brewery, Susan Senecal

IWD2016: Celebrating the Women in the Canadian Restaurant Industry

Join us today in celebrating International Women’s Day 2016. A day that marks both the plights and achievements of women around the world, International Women’s Day was first organized in 1911 by ...

March 07, 2016 - Branding, Foodservice, Guest Submission, Members, photography, Business, Community Post, General, Marketing, Restaurant Marketing

10 Tips to Menu Food Photography: Part 1

People are visual beings. Our behaviour is in reaction to what we see. Which is ­­why food photography is an important part of marketing in the hospitality industry. It will trigger the actions of ...

March 03, 2016 - Branding, copy, Copywriting, photography, Research, Restaurants, Community Post, General, Marketing, Restaurant Marketing

6 rules for writing good restaurant marketing material

Businesses are often told that they should be spending anywhere between 10 per cent to 30 per cent of their sales on advertising and marketing. For some smaller restaurant operators, this is a ...

February 23, 2016 - Cooking, Members, Menu, Restaurant Show, Restaurants Canada Show, RestoShow16, Sorbet, Soup, Blender, Chef Survey, Chefs, Community Post, Condiments, General, Kitchen Tips, Menu Ideas, Recipes, Sauces, Seasonal, Spring, Vitamix

3 Easy Spring Menu Ideas for the Busy Restaurateur

The Restaurants Canada Show is just days away! We've added a host of great events and specials for you to attend - buy your tickets by February 24th and you could win a Vitamix Drink Machine ...

February 19, 2016 - CIBUS, Contest, Innovation, Italy, Members, Restaurants Show, RestoShow16, Trade Show, Community Post, General, Parma

Win a 5-day Trip to Parma, Italy at #RestoShow16

Have you been dreaming of pasta, parmesan and gelato? Are you a restaurant owner or operator who is looking for some innovative ideas? If this is you, get ready to discover Italy through our Trip to ...

February 16, 2016 - Dalla Corte, Exhibitors, Oceanwise, Restaurants Canada News, Restaurants Canada Show, RestoShow, RestoShow16, Stella Artois, Trade, Trade Show, Restaurants, General, George Brown College, Hospitality, Hospitality Unleashed, Macarons, Second Waiter, Sustainable Seafood

#RestoShow16: A Sneak Peek!

Only a few weeks until the big day - #RestoShow16 is just around the corner.  In anticipation of this great event, last week we welcomed some of our show exhibitors to give us a little preview of ...

February 10, 2016 - Foodies, Liverpool House, Profile, Blunt Inquiry Asks..., Blunt Roll, Chef, Community, Community Post, Food, General, Joe Beef, Kitchen Tips, Le Vin Papillion, Montreal, Quebec, Quebec, YUL

Blunt Inquiry Asks… Chef Dave McMillan

What is your idea of a perfect restaurant? L’Express is a perfect restaurant. If I had to eat at only one restaurant for the rest of my life it would be L’Express.

February 05, 2016 - apps, Restaurants Canada News, Restaurants Canada Show, Restaurants Show, Tech, Tech Pavilion, Community Post, Delivery Apps, Dining, Dining Apps, General, Hospitality Unleashed, Toronto

5 Apps to Grow Your Restaurant Business

The Restaurants Canada Show is going to be the talk-of-the-town with the debut of our first-ever Tech Pavilion. Here visitors will discover the latest technology innovations that drive everything ...

February 03, 2016 - Alberta, Calgary, Foodies, Profile, Blunt Inquiry Asks..., Blunt Roll, Chef, Community, Community Post, Connie De Sousa, Food, General, John Jackson, Kitchen Tips, Western Canada

Blunt Inquiry Asks… Chefs Connie & John of Charcut!

What is your idea of a perfect restaurant? I don’t think that exists … Restaurants are not meant to be perfect. Our ideal experience is sharing delicious food with people that have amazing ...

February 03, 2016 - Breakfast, Breakfast with Champions, Brewery, Restaurants Canada, Restaurants Canada News, Restaurants Canada Show, Community Post, General, Manjit Minhas, Minhas Breweries

Breakfast With Champions Secret Speaker Announced!

Drum roll please! We're excited to announce this year's star speaker for our Restaurants Canada Show Breakfast With Champions event. You'll never guess who it is!


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