Steve Coomes

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Top of mind: Guests on edge 
The Consumer Confidence Index was lowest since Nov. 2011
Top of mind: Crops in crisis 
Protein costs could go sky high
Hot Concepts 2012: Pie Five Pizza Co. 
Quick customization is the core of this fast-casual concept
Del Frisco's Grille
Hot Concepts 2012: Del Frisco's Grille 
Company parlays fine-dining steakhouse into affordable concept
Growth Chains: Saul Good Restaurant & Pub 
Sports-bar concept appeals to female consumers with decor, service.
Smooth operators 
Chains share their tips for improving speed, site selection and sales.
Retail vet gets second wind in restaurants 
86-year-old businessman hits his stride with 20-year career at Subway
A new voice for the pizza segment 
Restaurants form coalition to address menu-labeling challenges
MenuMasters 2012: José Garces 
Chef-restaurateur is this year's Hall of Fame inductee
Under the Toque: Cary Neff 
Health-food pioneer brings flavorful cuisine to contract foodservice.
Under the Toque: Tony Gemignani 
Pizza-tossing champ cashes in with restaurants, cooking school.
Special Report: Consumer confidence 
Diners remain cautious even as economic indicators trend up
The game changers: ShopHouse 
Business pedigree, development capital make Chipotle spinoff one to watch.
Roz Mallet's new vistas at the NRA 
PhaseNext Hospitality CEO readies to lead NRA board
Blum fights to lead turnaround effort at struggling Così 
Restaurant vet Brad Blum wants into the driver's seat at Così
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