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Restaurant Facility Management Association


RFMA’s official publication, Facilitator, is seeking editorial for our upcoming April/May issue. We are looking for innovative educational articles for our restaurant facility professional readers. If you have industry experience with any of the following topics please consider submitting an article!

April/May 2018 (Conference Recap)
Focus: Disaster Management (Planning/Recovery) & Preparing for Summer
Topics: Carpet Cleaning, Landscaping, Parking Lot (Asphalt/Concrete) Maintenance, Refrigeration, Windows/Window Treatments, Window Washing

DUE: Friday, February 23rd

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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 race number.
When: Sunday, March 4, 2018 at RFMA 2018

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Less than 2 weeks away! RFMA 2018 Preview: Restaurant Roundtables  

Roundtable by Region
Monday's Regional Roundtable session will give restaurant attendees an opportunity to network and share information, ideas and best practices in areas where they share restaurant space.
When: Monday, March 5th from 9:30-11:00 am 

Roundtable by Topic
Tuesday’s Roundtable session will give restaurant attendees the time to do a deep dive into one topic at each table. This roundtable format will be a great way to gain knowledge in a specific area of interest in facilities and network with your peers one on one.
When: Tuesday, March 6th from 4:15-5:30 pm

Click here  to learn more about these Roundtables and other RFMA 2018 education sessions.


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Federal Heath Sign Company
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Top Industry News

Nation's Restaurant News
An amendment to the Americans with Disabilities Act that would help protect businesses from “drive-by lawsuits” passed the House, but faces an uncertain future in the Senate. The ADA Education and Reform Act, or H.R. 620, reportedly passed on a 225-to-192 vote, according to The Washington Post.

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Protect-All Flooring

The National Restaurant Association surveyed restaurant owners and operators about their environmental efforts and sustainability challenges. We also surveyed consumers about how restaurants could best promote sustainability practices to guests.

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Tornado Industries

Typically, venture capital funds are willing to gamble on pre-revenue companies with a strong idea in sectors like technology. But with restaurants, investors have traditionally demanded a track record of success before writing checks.

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Twice as Nice
Simon Roofing
We’re dedicated to fixing leaks right the first time – and we did so 99.49% of the time last year. That’s why we only use our self-manufactured high-quality products and our own well-trained technicians. And that’s how we can offer a unique two-year warranty on repairs following our specifications.
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Upcoming Events

Recent national tragedies remind us that the risk is real: an active shooter incident can happen in any place at any time. The best ways to make sure you and your loved ones stay safe are to prepare ahead of time and be ready. Taking a few steps now and mentally rehearsing what to do can help you react quickly when every second counts.

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RFMA’s Industry Service Guide has you covered!

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