Cafeteria service

El Paso buffet restaurants switch to cafeteria service amid COVID-19

Georgina Esteves, owner of two soup kitchens in El Paso, had great concern about wanting to reopen her buffet-style restaurants as she and other owners had to rethink the way food is served in the COVID-19 era. “I was wondering if the allure of the buffet restaurant would still be there. What people love is […]

Restaurant sales

Restaurant sales are improving, but it’s a complicated landscape

For the third week in a row, restaurant chains reported improved year-over-year comparable store sales compared to the prior period, according to Black Box Intelligence. Earnings for the week ending April 19 fell 47.6%, the best result since March 15 and an 11.3% improvement over the prior period. Over the past two weeks, all segments […]