105 Results for "Foodservice Operators"


2014 Silver Plate Series: Independent Restaurants/Multi-Concept

We asked the  Silver Plate Class of 2014  a few questions to get an inside look at what makes them the operator all-stars they are today. Find out what they had to say about passion for foodservice, career accomplishments and what it means to be part of a legendary group of operators.

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Posted by IFMA April 04, 2014
Tagged in: Gold & Silver Plate, Foodservice Operators, Awards, Leadership

2014 Silver Plate Series: Specialty Foodservices

We asked the Silver Plate Class of 2014 a few questions to get an inside look at what makes them the operator all-stars they are today. Find out what they had to say about passion for foodservice, career accomplishments and what it means to be part of a legendary group of operators.

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Posted by IFMA April 04, 2014
Tagged in: Gold & Silver Plate, Foodservice Operators, Awards, Leadership

White Castle CEO Lisa Ingram Explains Why Customers Love the Chain

White Castle’s customer loyalty is legendary. Customers have been known to tattoo the company’s logo on their arms and reproduce it on their urns. The fast-food chain’s Valentine’s Day celebrations are so popular that reservations are needed. During a keynote address at IFMA COEX 2016, White Castle CEO Lisa Ingram described the leadership strategies behind the values, practices and culture that have perpetuated customer loyalty. 

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Posted by IFMA May 10, 2016
Tagged in: COEX, Foodservice Operators, Executive Summaries, Centers of Excellence, Leadership

Compelling COEX Program Drives Increase in Chain Operator Attendance

IFMA's Chain Operator Exchange (COEX) has experienced a 30% increase in chain operator executive registrations this year. With this, more than 90-100 decision makers representing many of the nation's most celebrated foodservice operator brands will be attending COEX 2015, an event filled with outstanding foodservice industry insights and business-building networking opportunities.

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Posted by IFMA February 13, 2015
Tagged in: COEX, Foodservice Operators, Chain Operators

IFMA Members Build Special Bond with Chili’s, Buffalo Wild Wings and 2 Others

Foodservice operators don’t expect to receive fanfare from their suppliers after purchasing their hi-quality products, not even when those products drive increased amounts of repeat business. However, operators who have received an IFMA Innovation Award said the accolade does foster increased good will with their suppliers and builds morale with their colleagues who don’t always get to shine outside of their respective offices.  

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Posted by IFMA May 10, 2016
Tagged in: COEX, Foodservice Operators, Foodservice Innovation, IFMA Awards