The report reveals that across nearly all hospitality categories and levels, the gender pay gap is still prevalent, with bonuses and starting pay for men considerably higher than women. Spanning numerous segments and job titles in the industry, the survey results shed light on the compensation inconsistencies hospitality workers are facing nationwide.
Today, guest-facing apps are soaring in popularity, automating various types of interactions between diners and restaurants. Self-service kiosks are also gaining ground. These technologies are aimed at reducing friction in the ordering process making it easier to customize meals, for example, and cut wait times.
FAT (Fresh. Authentic. Tasty.) Brands Inc. (NASDAQ: FAT), parent company of Buffalo's Cafe announced the opening of its second Doha, Qatar restaurant located inside The Curve Hotel near the renowned Doha shoreline.
Revenue increased 21.5% to $96.0 million from $79.1 million in the fourth quarter of 2016. The extra operating week in fiscal 2017 contributed approximately $7.3 million in revenue.