KAI Total Pavement Management
The Dish


Because kitchens are one of the most energy-intense environments in the commercial building segment to begin with, kitchens present significant challenges when optimizing occupant comfort while balancing energy efficiency. Attendees will learn what comprises optimal occupant comfort and how to assess their existing kitchen environment for both occupant comfort and energy use. They’ll also learn who they can do to improve occupant comfort in the kitchen without giving up on achieving important energy efficiency goals.
Speaker: Greg DuChane
When: Tuesday, March 7th from 8-9:00 a.m.at RFMA 2017

RFMA Restaurant Members! Make sure to take advantage of our $100 early bird registration rate that ends TOMORROW, December 15th!


During this presentation, we will explore what you should know as it relates to LED lighting. We will examine the components and capabilities of LED lighting, cost implications, as well as the impact this lighting technology has on the environment. This is an opportunity to further understand LED lighting so that future improvements will be easier.
Tony George, Director of Sales - Demand Lighting
Gary P. Morrissey, COO - Demand Lighting
When: Friday, January 20, 2017
1:00-2:00 p.m. CENTRAL
Price: FREE for RFMA Members
Kason Industries
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Dunkin’ Donuts announced Monday the signing of multi-unit store development agreements with four existing franchise groups to develop approximately 65 new restaurants in Dallas-Fort Worth and the surrounding area.


With more than a million restaurants in the U.S. employing 10 percent of the overall workforce, all eyes are on restaurant operators to keep employee safety numbers up and workers’ compensation claims down.
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The holiday season has traditionally been associated with a demand for extra labor within the hospitality industry.


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Ron Ruggless,Nation's Restaurant News
At Starbuck’s biennial investor conference in New York City, CEO Howard Schultz outlined why the company, now at 25,000 locations globally, has strengthened its position for the "long game" and plans to add 12,000 locations by 2021.
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National Restaurant Association
According to the National Restaurant Association’s 2016 Restaurant Operations Report, labor costs make up a third of sales in a typical restaurant. This means that any increases in labor costs can have a significant impact on your bottom line.