Supply chain irregularities due to labor demand, transportation challenges, material shortages and unpredictable consumer demand are affecting restaurant operators across the globe. It’s never been more important for operators to shore-up inventory and menus to navigate product availability challenges. This quick guide helps outline strategies you can take to lessen the impact of the supply chain and put the control back into your kitchen.
Labor. It impacts every facet of every business – and especially healthcare facility kitchens. That’s why we tapped the experts at Shamrock Foods to develop a two-week “labor lean menu.” Now, no matter the reason for being short-staffed, this tool will help successfully manage the situation.
Globally-inspired flavors continue on an upward trend and are expected to maintain this momentum as consumers get back to dining out, and crave vibrant dishes they have missed while eating more home-cooked meals over the last year. By using Katy’s Kitchen® Spices to incorporate new and unique flavors into your menu, you can satisfy customers’ desire for adventurous cuisines while eating out – in a relatively inexpensive way.
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Shamrock is celebrating its 100th birthday this year. With all that history, we wanted to look back at the past 100 years of food trends and the food service industry as a whole.
As customers seek comfort food and convenient to-go options, signature burgers are a great way for restaurant operators to add an easy to execute menu innovation that will grab a diner’s attention. With 50% of consumers eating burgers weekly*, consumers are looking for quality – gravitating toward premium beef, bison, and wagyu.
Takeout and delivery are substantial foodservice opportunities that extend across dayparts and segments. Foodservice packaging experts predict demand for beautiful takeout packaging to remain strong. Given that consumers are more attentive than ever to the quality of the packaging, it can be a competitive differentiator.
Artisanal Provisions experts Tim Schlarbaum and Jim Arnold take our taste buds abroad this New Year, sprinkling in a little history lesson for good measure. After all, the legacy of attention to detail and unique attributes of our Artisanal Provisions products is what makes them so special.
Now more than ever, guests expect a safe, clean dining experience and operators need a labor-smart way to guarantee guest satisfaction. ProClean warewashing products are here to help! Great for kitchens in restaurants, hotels, and hospitals, ProClean warewashing products are convenient and easy-to-use. Focus on the rest of the customer experience and let ProClean do the dirty work.
These delicious onion rings are perfectly crispy with a delicious flavor for diners to enjoy as appetizers, on burgers and more!
Over the past year, great carryout programs evolved from a creative solution to a restaurant necessity and going forward customers will continue to seek out delicious, at-home dining experiences when ordering from your establishment.
Full of delicious seafood, this flavorful stew is sure to delight guests no matter the season.
The holidays are a perfect time to add a little magic to your menu with specialty products from our Artisanal Provisions collection. This month’s featured products, selected by expert Bradley Radack, are all about adding that extra sparkle to your favorite holiday menu items.
Bring Holiday Cheer to your Menu with signature cocktails featuring Shamrock Farms Eggnog. Holidays are the #1 opportunity for a seasonal cocktail upsell! Shamrock Farms® Eggnog is providing new occasions for a craft beverage upsell with 3 new flavors, Pumpkin Spice, Irish Whiskey and Pecan Pie!