“The main issue is trying to manage risk, trying to incentivize patrons to keep their reservations,” says Northwestern University microeconomic theorist Jeffrey Ely, noting that ticketing systems transfer all the risk to the diner. “These are things that have always been goals or needs of the restaurant market. The only reason they’re now manifesting themselves is that the technology is there to make it possible.”
Rivaling Pizza Hut’s recent brand overhaul and addition of eight unique crust profiles, Howie’s offers eight crust varieties of its own: cajun, sesame, butter, butter cheese (we’re very curious as to the similarity to cheese whiz, here), garlic herb, ranch, onion and asiago cheese.
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The world’s biggest burger chain said Monday that it was starting the test and teaming up with Postmates, a service that is also working with Chipotle and Starbucks. It’s the latest sign that fast-food chains are eager to figure out ways to feed customer demands for greater convenience.
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“We have one of the last orange roofs left,” said John LaRock, frying up breakfasts at the Lake George HoJo’s, which retains a time-capsule quality, from the pie man on the weather vane to menu items that include Hawaiian-baked ham.
“If you’re mad about something,” the manager at Kirk’s Soul Kitchen said as he prepared for the lunch rush. “Once you get some of this, you’ll be alright.”
“Customers wanted me to go to Southlands or north Aurora,” he says. “I want to be there and I will be someday, but I’ve got to go where the money is first, and that’s why I want to push into Denver.”