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Indian Fast-Casual Brand Wants You to Eat Anywhere You Want

Food is serious business. Now, on The Main Course, host Barbara Castiglia will invite insiders on the front lines of food to share their expertise, strategies, and forecasts for navigating the ever-changing restaurant industry.   Indian cuisine concepts on a franchise level aren’t represented very well in the U.S. However, Curry Up Now is changing Read more

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Indian Fast-Casual Brand Wants You to Eat Anywhere You Want
Food is serious business. Now, on The Main Course, host Barbara Castiglia will invite insiders on the front lines of food to share their expertise, strategies, and forecasts for navigating the Read more
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The Journey To Own The Roy Rodgers Brand
Food is serious business. Now, on The Main Course, host Barbara Castiglia will invite insiders on the front lines of food to share their expertise, strategies, and forecasts for navigating the Read more
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How to Ensure Your Restaurant Engages with Families and Children
Food is serious business. Now, on The Main Course, host Barbara Castiglia will invite insiders on the front lines of food to share their expertise, strategies, and forecasts for navigating the Read more
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What’s Next for New York City Restaurants?
Food is serious business. Now, on The Main Course, host Barbara Castiglia will invite insiders on the front lines of food to share their expertise, strategies, and forecasts for navigating the Read more
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The Symbiotic Relationship between Hospitality, Foodservice and Travel
Food is serious business. Now, on The Main Course, host Barbara Castiglia will invite insiders on the front lines of food to share their expertise, strategies, and forecasts for navigating the Read more
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What Innovations Are Shaping Beverage Variety Pack Automation?
With variety packaged beverages gaining in popularity, Uptime tapped two Douglas Machine veterans in the beverage packaging industry for their insights on how secondary packaging companies Read more

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Whether you’re an integrator, a designer or simply a label-defying creative, the EXPERIENCE is everything. Host Bryan Meszaros explores the story behind the exhibit to understand how a carefully crafted experience Read more
How Is the Biden Admin’s Attack on Anti-Competitive Policies Shaping Agriculture?
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How Will Airlines Keep Up The Momentum With an Uptick In Travel? 
August 4, 2021
"Really key in on that opportunity for the folks that have children to make it a really fun experience for the kids." With the economy opening back up, things are looking good for airlines. In late July, Read more
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Indian Fast-Casual Brand Wants You to Eat Anywhere You Want
August 3, 2021
Food is serious business. Now, on The Main Course, host Barbara Castiglia will invite insiders on the front lines of food to share their expertise, strategies, and forecasts for navigating the ever-changing restaurant industry.   Indian cuisine concepts on a franchise level aren’t represented very well in the U.S. However, Curry Up Now is changing Read more
The Journey To Own The Roy Rodgers Brand
July 29, 2021
Food is serious business. Now, on The Main Course, host Barbara Castiglia will invite insiders on the front lines of food to share their expertise, strategies, and forecasts for navigating the ever-changing restaurant industry.   On this episode of The Main Course, Host Barbara Castiglia talked with Jim Plamondon, Co-President of Plamondon Read more
How to Ensure Your Restaurant Engages with Families and Children
July 27, 2021
Food is serious business. Now, on The Main Course, host Barbara Castiglia will invite insiders on the front lines of food to share their expertise, strategies, and forecasts for navigating the ever-changing restaurant industry.   Being family-friendly is a goal for many restaurants and hospitality brands. They want to appeal to this segment of the Read more
What’s Next for New York City Restaurants?
July 22, 2021
Food is serious business. Now, on The Main Course, host Barbara Castiglia will invite insiders on the front lines of food to share their expertise, strategies, and forecasts for navigating the ever-changing restaurant industry.   While restaurants and other hospitality venues are now open, restaurants are still waiting for the dust to settle. With Read more
The Symbiotic Relationship between Hospitality, Foodservice and Travel
July 20, 2021
Food is serious business. Now, on The Main Course, host Barbara Castiglia will invite insiders on the front lines of food to share their expertise, strategies, and forecasts for navigating the ever-changing restaurant industry.   These three fields blend together, but they're often talked about separately. Restaurants, hospitality, and travel all Read more
What Innovations Are Shaping Beverage Variety Pack Automation?
July 19, 2021
With variety packaged beverages gaining in popularity, Uptime tapped two Douglas Machine veterans in the beverage packaging industry for their insights on how secondary packaging companies are supporting this burgeoning sector. Todd Welker and Mike Uphoff joined host James Kent to share the transforming beverage industry trends. A shift in variety packaging Read more
Getting Back to Basics in the Health Market
July 15, 2021
Food is serious business. Now, on The Main Course, host Barbara Castiglia will invite insiders on the front lines of food to share their expertise, strategies, and forecasts for navigating the ever-changing restaurant industry.   On this episode of The Main Course, Host Barbara Castiglia talked with Steve Schulze, the Founder of Nékter Juice Bar, a Read more
How Has Guest Behavior Evolved?
July 13, 2021
Food is serious business. Now, on The Main Course, host Barbara Castiglia will invite insiders on the front lines of food to share their expertise, strategies, and forecasts for navigating the ever-changing restaurant industry.   Many things shifted in the restaurant industry during the pandemic. A lot of restaurants were forced to change and Read more
Using Data To Take The Guesswork Out Of Price Increases
July 8, 2021
Food is serious business. Now, on The Main Course, host Barbara Castiglia will invite insiders on the front lines of food to share their expertise, strategies, and forecasts for navigating the ever-changing restaurant industry.   Restaurants have had a tough time due to the COVID-19 Pandemic. Having to adjust constantly was challenging. But, having Read more