Hotels, retail, restaurants: In pandemic, industries worry about finding summer workers

Businesses struggle to fill jobs after stimulus FOX Business’ Ashley Webster on why some businesses are facing a challenge to fill job openings.  The owner of seafood restaurants on Cape Cod has eliminated lunch service and delayed the opening of some locations because his summertime influx of foreign workers hasn’t arrived yet. More than a thousand miles away, a Jamaican […]

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7 al fresco restaurants in London to book now

Restaurants are opening up again, and what better way to see friends than to book an al fresco dining experience? Here’s our guide to London’s best outdoor terraces. After months of lockdown, there’s a lot of excitement around the re-opening of outdoor restaurant spaces. Once again we’ll have a place to meet friends, eat, drink and be merry.  While this […]

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Want to lose weight? Binge on burgers

When the documentary Super Size Me came out, I was asked by a somewhat sadistic editor – following the idea of the film – to eat nothing but the greasiest junk food for breakfast, lunch and dinner for a week and write about the experience. At the time, I was no stranger to the occasional cheeseburger. As that week went […]

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Restaurants cash in on customers ordering second cheapest wine bottle

Always order the house wine instead! Restaurants cash in on customers ordering the second cheapest bottle of wine to avoid looking tight by ramping up prices on the bottles Restaurant chain founder Russell Norman says house wine is the cheaper option  The expert says restaurants inflate mark-up on second cheapest bottle of wine He says good restaurateurs are adept at ‘playing […]

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