USA and Canada

USA and Canada
Thomas Keller
Why Thomas Keller is Suing His Insurance Company
Chef Thomas Keller is suing his insurance company for the loss of earnings during the cornavirus crisis.
Olmsted staff
Galvanizing the Industry: Olmsted Opens as Community Food Bank
The New York Hospitality Coalition is forming a community from the fractured service industry to try and chart a way out of the coronavirus crisis together.
Join the New York Coalition Campaigning for Disaster Relief for Restaurants
Sign the petition by New York Hospitality Coalition for NYC Governor Andrew Cuomo to suspend sales tax until the State of Emergency ends.
restaurant closed
Landlord Tells Restaurants to Pay Staff Instead of Rent
An Arkansas landlord has told restaurants in its properties to pay staff rather than rent during coronavirus outbreak.
"We're in This Together" - Tock Rolls Out Platform to Help Restaurants Pivot to Delivery
Online reservations platform, Tock is helping restaurants pivot to delivery to get through the coronavirus pandemic.
Chefs at work
Chef Solidarity Wins After Social Media Storm
Dallas chef Peter Barlow caused a social media storm this week when he threw a 'tantrum' after visiting Austin restaurant Comedor, however, he has since apologised and says he is seeking treatment for alcohol addiction,
San Francisco
Opposition Builds to Ghost Kitchens
A special meeting by the Small Business Committee in San Francisco heard complaints from traditional restaurant owners about food delivery services and 'ghost kitchens'.
Grand Central Terminal Dinner
Fancy a Michelin Star Valentine’s Day Meal at Grand Central Terminal?
Grand Central Terminal is giving one lucky couple the chance to win a "once-in-a-lifetime" dinner for two under their famous constellations for Valentine's Day.
Scabby and Salt Bae
Salt Bae’s NYC Restaurant Picketed by a Giant Salt-Sprinkling Rat
Scabby, a giant inflatable rat paid a visit to Salt Bae's restaurant in NYC to highlight the use of non-union labour in the construction of his second New York restaurant.
Pim Techamuanvivit
Michelin Chef to Sue Over Fake Seamless and Grubhub Accounts
Thai chef Pim Techamuanvivit's tweet about a fake account for her restaurant Kin Khao on Grubhub went viral.
EMP winter 2020 Hot and Cold Oyster
Eleven Madison Park winter tasting menu 2020 in pics
Daniel Humm and his team at the three Michelin starred restaurant in New York sprinkle some seasonal magic on their new menu. Take a look.
Fruits, Vegetables; Fruit and Vegetable Salad exhibition
Can salad be high art?
A Darren Bader exhibition looks to transform fruits and vegetables into salad, making high art out of the process.