Oct 23, 2021 09:26 PM IST
Gazitua is among a growing number of restaurant and hotel owners who are turning to robotics during this labor shortage. Robots don’t call in sick, don’t request raises and do jobs, like frying and cleaning, that workers don’t like.
- Sep 26, 2021 04:23 PM IST
Only eateries with fully vaccinated staffers will be allowed to reopen for dining-in with 50 percent of their seating capacity, the Kerala government announced.
- Aug 11, 2021 06:31 PM IST
"Shopping malls can remain open till 10 pm in the state but visitors need to be fully vaccinated. They need to show their vaccination certificates before entering," Maharashtra Health Minister Rajesh Tope said.
- Aug 03, 2021 02:49 PM IST
Mumbai’s civic body on Monday relaxed lockdown rules, but allowed restaurants to operate only at 50 percent capacity, till 4 PM
- Jun 18, 2021 04:41 PM IST
Many dhabas are family-run and employ millions, including local people and migrant workers. The problems they now face are part of a wider malaise in the travel and leisure industry, and the Indian economy in general.
- Jun 11, 2021 08:17 PM IST
The overall market size of the food services industry is expected to have declined by 40-50 percent in FY21 due to the global outbreak of COVID-19 and subsequent imposition of restrictions in the country.
- Jun 05, 2021 12:58 PM IST
The owner of iconic Peter Cat and Mocambo in Park Street area, Nitin Kothari told PTI he is happy with the announcement and ready to open the premises of Mocambo from where both the restaurants can function.
- Apr 24, 2021 03:54 PM IST
Unlike other small retailers, restaurateurs could keep the tech low, with basic websites and maybe Instagram accounts with tantalizing, well-lit photos of their food. Until 2020.
- Apr 06, 2021 05:53 PM IST
The Hotel and Restaurant Association Western India (HRAWI) also urged the state government to compensate employees engaged in the industry and their families for the loss of income, and also support hoteliers and restaurateurs by waiving all statutory fees, taxes and utility bills.
- Dec 27, 2020 12:48 PM IST
Just a week ago the restaurant association had written to the government seeking permission to operate restaurants for an additional two hours for the month so that they could earn some revenue.
- Dec 22, 2020 03:36 PM IST
Just a week ago the restaurant association had written to the Government requesting for restaurants to be allowed to operate for an additional two hours for the month so that they could earn some revenue
- Dec 16, 2020 09:03 PM IST
The calorific value of the offering will need to be done in kcal per serving and serving size.
- Oct 25, 2020 06:59 PM IST
The European Union said the hotel and restaurant industry suffered a jaw-dropping 79.3 percent decline in production between February and April. Try bouncing back from that.
- Oct 22, 2020 08:36 PM IST
FHRAI is the apex body of the Indian hospitality industry, representing 55,000 hotels and 5,00,000 restaurants across the country.
- Oct 18, 2020 02:13 PM IST
Dineout, a reservation and restaurant tech platform, has recovered 60 percent of its business compared to pre-COVID times.
- Oct 16, 2020 01:17 PM IST
Zomato and Swiggy say they have rolled out initiatives to support restaurants, which have been hit hard by the absence of dine-in customers. The restaurant association has dismissed these initiatives as hogwash and says the need of the war is to reduce commissions so that restaurants can keep their heads above water
- Oct 13, 2020 10:02 AM IST
Restaurant lobby requests the food-service aggregators to reduce the commission by 5 percent, with effect from May 2020. Before Covid struck, both Swiggy and Zomato delivered around 20 lakh orders in a month. In August, Zomato indicated that it delivered 7 crore food orders after the lockdown was imposed in March. A month earlier, Swiggy said it had delivered 4 crore orders since the lockdown began
- Oct 12, 2020 01:52 PM IST
Thin customer footfalls, staff shortages and working capital challenges mean it will be a while before things return to a semblance of normalcy for the hotel and restaurant sector
- Oct 07, 2020 08:05 PM IST
Hotel & Restaurants Associations (HRAWI) had written a letter to the Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray seeking clarity on the issue.
- Oct 07, 2020 09:51 AM IST
Instead of easing and bringing relief to the Industry in the opening of Restaurants & Bars, the closure by 7PM will result in immense losses, says HRAWI in a letter to Maharashtra CM
- Oct 04, 2020 11:13 AM IST
For most malls, F&B is a popular section as customers who do not wish to shop end up grabbing a bite at the food court or a restaurant within the mall.
- Oct 01, 2020 02:08 PM IST
Battered by the Lockdown and struggling to get by on deliveries, restaurants in the State will be opening their doors to dine-in services after more than six months
- Aug 27, 2020 10:47 AM IST
Seeks permission to resume bar and liquor services, easing of quarantine norms for short visits and quick testing of tourists. The industry also wants to moratorium on loans to be extended
- Aug 26, 2020 02:38 PM IST
The restaurant industry is grateful for the rush of customers, but there are concerns about whether a temporary discount can trigger a sustainable recovery
- Jul 22, 2020 12:58 PM IST
But even in cities where services have resumed, customers are reluctant to dine out because of infection fears and depressed incomes. Restaurants are now going the extra mile to regain their confidence and assure them of a safe dining experience