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Restaurant Attendees
Our quick 30-minute webinars will cover important information that YOU need to know to prepare for RFMA 2018 in Phoenix including new additions and offerings!
Thursday, February 8th at 11:00 am CT – Click here to register 
Friday, February 16th at 2:30 pm CT – Click here to register 
Tuesday, February 20th at 11:00 am CT – Click here to register  

RFMA 2018 Exhibitors  
Join Thom Singer for this webinar where he will talk about how to instigate real conversations with prospective customers, the importance of attending social events to help build community, and ways to follow up that will help you stand out. Don’t miss this incredible opportunity to prepare for RFMA 2018, we want to help you make the most of your investment in our conference!
Tuesday, February 6th at 2:30 pm CT – Click here to register


Want to go to RFMA 2018 in Phoenix?  
Click here to visit our annual conference website and register now!



Join us at RFMA 2018 as we support RFMA Gives at our Annual 5K Fun Run/Walk. Your complete registration fee of $40 will be donated to our next RFMA Gives project. Each registration includes a race T-shirt and a race number. Don’t miss this fun activity to build relationships, get some exercise, and ultimately support our incredible RFMA Gives community projects!
When: Sunday, March 4, 2018 at RFMA 2018


Restaurant Members, don’t miss this Roundtable discussion and working lunch in Dallas! Our topics include CMMS, R&M Cost Controls, and PM Service Contracts. 
When: Friday, January 28th 2018 10:00am – 1:00pm
Where: Raising Cane’s Corporate Headquarters
Bruce Smith - Raising Cane’s Chicken Fingers
Paige Culp, CRFP – Starbucks Coffee Company
Craig Bayless – Razzoo’s Cajun Café
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RFMA 2018 Preview: How Technology and Analytics Enable All Restaurant Chains to Work Smarter  

Whether managing hundreds of locations or a couple of restaurants, employing data has become a dominant trend for facility managers. In this session, learn how Panda Restaurant Group and RPM Pizza are utilizing CMMS solutions, business intelligence, and machine learning in a way that hides complexity but powers big results. As part of the discussion, Panda will address how they keep a de-centralized team - across 2,000 locations - working efficiently and on the same page, while RPM will discuss how a local franchisee is able to gain new and invaluable insight into their storefront by using these various technologies. Don’t miss this helpful session at RFMA 2018!

When: Tuesday, March 6 from 10:45-11:45 am
Panelists: Roger Goldstein, Sid Shetty, Terry Byerly, and Nate Lee
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Kason Industries
RFMA Tip of the Week

Following the rise of mobile platforms, operators are finding that restaurant automation—particularly with self-service ordering kiosks—is opening the door to potential labor savings.

Federal Heath Sign Company
Federal Heath provides reliable and cost-effective maintenance for exterior signs and lighting. Our service programs are designed specific to each customer, creating the perfect fit for any requirements. We offer unparalleled, five-star customer service and fast response nationwide. For over 117 years companies have trusted us with their brand identity needs. All signs point to Federal Heath.
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Protect-All Flooring

The company operates more than $29 billion in system-wide sales and over 23,000 restaurants in more than 100 countries and U.S. territories.

Tornado Industries

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Your Commercial Equipment Support Partner
General Parts LLC
General Parts Group is your independent provider of commercial kitchen equipment repair, specializing in food-service equipment, HVAC and all forms of commercial refrigeration equipment. We offer a full range of services to support the entire life-cycle of your equipment including repair, installation, planned maintenance as well as O.E.M. parts distribution.
Upcoming Events

Restaurant Hospitality
Farmers Restaurant Group is now parent to the Founding Farmers concepts in the Washington, D.C. area and in Pennsylvania. The group operates seven restaurants, including a bakery and creamery, as well as a distillery.


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