Weekly Roundup: Food & Beverage - May 4th | 360training.com Blog
Learn more about current events and trends that may affect your industry in this week's round-up! MOD Pizza is Fasted-Growing Restaurant in the U.S. The fast-service pizza and salad chain now has more than 300 restaurants, opening 110 locations in 2017 alone. More on this news here. Health Officials Warn of Hepatitis A Exposure from Foodservice Employees A multi-state outbreak has spread to Arkansas and Indiana with 40 deaths and 1,200 cases, some caused by infected food handlers. Full story here. Waiters and Back of the House Staff Can Now Share Tips A recent compromise allows tip pooling but prevents employers from skimming tips from their workers. Check here for full details on this story. New Diet Coke Flavors Help Boost Sales Growth Diet Coke posted promising first-quarter earnings after a reboot added flavors like Ginger Lime, Feisty Cherry, and Twisted Mango to entice Millennial consumers. Get the full story here.