Wallace B. Doolin

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Taking stock: What to expect in second-half 2014 
Advice from Wallace B. Doolin on how the rest of the year will play out for restaurants
Doolin with Garmaan villagers
The intersection of life and business 
Lessons in restaurant hospitality from global travels
2013: A confusing year for the restaurant industry 
A look back at the past year and a look ahead to 2014
Putting the wind in restaurants’ sails
Running a restaurant company can be a lot like sailing
Restaurants can find possibilities in variability
How to manage quarterly results to exceed the industry average
Grocers give restaurants competition  1
Grocers that sell prepared foods could be stealing market share from restaurants
Keeping an eye on the restaurant forecast 
Many in the industry are wondering how long the storms will last
Report: Restaurant sales, traffic improve in January 
Black Box Intelligence analyzes the results of the latest Restaurant Industry Snapshot
What to forecast for restaurant performance in 2013 
Our 2013 index will probably be another "1-percent world" in same-store sales and negative again in traffic.
Report: Consumer confidence rises as restaurant sales, traffic fall in December 
Black Box Intelligence analyzes the results of the latest Restaurant Industry Snapshot
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Time for ‘good’ ideas in the restaurant industry 
Wallace B. Doolin breaks down Black Box Intelligence's most recent Restaurant Industry Snapshot
A salute to restaurants, the next responders 
Restaurant respond to Hurricane Sandy
An open letter to restaurant consumers 
The latest Restaurant Industry Snapshot results
Moving past the 1 percent 
How restaurants can move beyond a 1% growth rate
Restaurants must win markets to fight consumer flux 
Black Box Intelligence found July started out strong but faltered later on

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