If Walls Could Talk

There is room to grow on this digital media momentum and expand on an even more interactive plane.

Smart Phone Apps for Scheduling Hotel and Restaurant Labor—What’s Hot?

Labor management in the restaurant and hospitality industries can be a big time consumer for managers. Managers spend hours every week sorting through employees’...

Strategic Thinking for New Innovative MICE-I.T. and Implications for F & B Operations

By Frederick J. DeMicco, Dr. Food Tech and Serena Shen Meetings, Incentive, Conventions and Expositions (MICE) provide significant revenue for the hotel, resort, and F&B...

Gourmet Coffee: What is the Cost?

Coffee, coffee everywhere and not a drop to drink. How often have you been in a rush to a meeting and plan to...

Menu Mechanics

Vince Barrett, VP of F&B for New Castle Hotels & Resorts in Shelton, Connecticut, discusses with Hotel F&B the mechanisms behind his company's automated,...

Spanish-Themed, Lobby-Located F&B Gives AC Hotels Unique Draw

When Marriott International acquired Spain-based AC Hotels in 2011, they inherited a lifestyle brand already established across Europe but not on this side of...

Using Pinterest in Your Hotel F&B Operation

By Dr. Fred J. DeMicco & Mike Teng, the University of Delaware Pinterest is a new social media tool that can be used in your...

Are You Ready For The World Stage?

I recently spoke with my culinary team about always being on stage. No big deal; it’s not really a new concept. Who hasn’t preached...