Tag Archives: food

Who’s at the top of your speed dial list?

Who’s at the top of your speed dial list?   Mother Nature has not been kind to the food service industry lately. Sub-zero temperatures, freezing, thawing and flooding have caused frozen pipes, sewer back-ups and forced closures. Lost time, revenue and staff (“I’m not going out in this weather!”) are at the top of restaurant owners’ and managers’ headache list.   Plenty of service technicians have been in the thick of the weather drama .

The heart of your business #FoodisLove

The heart of your business #FoodisLove   We’re coming up on Valentine’s Day and for many food service businesses, that means packed houses as couples express their love through food. There’s nothing wrong with equating hearts and adoration with increased revenue, but since 24/7 Restaurant Parts business is keeping your commercial kitchen running, we’d like to suggest that the heart of any food service business is its kitchen.   Think about it – if .

What food service owners can learn from Super Bowl commercials

What food service owners can learn from Super Bowl commercials   Shockingly, not everyone watches the Super Bowl for the football. There are people who find their entertainment – no, not by halftime wardrobe malfunctions, Bruno Mars channeling Michael Jackson and James Brown or the past-middle-age belly of the Who’s Pete Townshend – in the commercials.   If you’re ready to up your game, consider taking a page or two from the Super Bowl .

In 2018 I will…

  In 2018 I will…   A whopping 92 percent of New Year’s resolutions fail within three months of January 1, according to the Huffington Post. There’s a lot of finger pointing when it comes to reasons why; biting off more than you can chew, unreasonable goals and lack of a plan are the biggest culprits.   For food industry owners and managers, the statistics aren’t much different, but the reasons why are unique. .

Is 2018 the year of the home meal service?

Is 2018 the year of the home meal service?   Hindsight is 20/20. The fantasy of many stock market investors is to know what they know now, travel back in time to initial stock offerings and get in early on stocks like Microsoft or Google.   What will the restaurant owners of 2018 wish they knew ahead of time? According to Food & Wine, it’s that home meal services are stealing restaurant’s market share. .

Grease is the word: Grease traps and a food service myth

Grease is the word: Grease traps and a food service myth   Any lover of mysteries knows that plots unwind slowly and include twists. Just when the actual killer thought she or he had gotten away with murder, Lt. Columbo (or Sherlock Holmes, Stephanie Plum, insert your favorite Netflix crime solver here) would introduce a new fact that resulted in more than one gasp – on screen and in your living room.   24/7 Restaurant .

Are consumers dining out for Thanksgiving?

New National Restaurant Association research shows that one in 10 consumers plan to dine out for a Thanksgiving meal, and one in 20 will get a full takeout meal to celebrate the holiday. Consumers will also dine out while shopping on Black Friday.   What does that mean?  Well, it means that your cooking and warming equipment is probably working overtime!  We wanted to help with that so we not only have some sweet .

Starting a food truck business: Part two – scaling back to move forward

Starting a food truck business: Part two – scaling back to move forward Television shows like “The Great Food Truck Race” and movies like ”Chef,” Jon Favreau’s cinematic take on the food truck business, encourage potential food truck owners to drive their business toward success. In part one of our three-part series, 24/7 Restaurant Parts served up the financial reality of starting a food truck.  But never fear! If a premium food truck set-up .

Cinco De Mayo 2017 STUFFED PASILLA PEPPERS

Happy Cinco De Mayo Everyone!  Every year, we look for new and exciting recipes to share with our friends and family.  Well, this one will be a hit and you can pair with your favorite cerveza to make your tastebuds run wild!  Before you dive and get cooking, make sure you have the parts you need for your cooking equipment!  We have the parts you need for your commercial restaurant equipment and we ship .