Posts Tagged "global restaurant trends"

How Restaurants Can Cope with Saudization (Nitaqat) in Saudi Arabia

  The goal of Saudi Arabia’s Nitaqat (Saudization) system is simple: encourage KSA companies to maintain specific national-to-expat employment ratios. The program (first introduced in 2011) works to temper the current unemployment problem within Saudi Arabia, a nation where 11.4 percent of the national population is unemployed. Understanding Nitaqat’s regulations is of particular importance to restaurants in the KSA –…read more →Read more...

8 Unique Restaurant Designs in Africa

As the middle class is growing in some African countries and the restaurant industry is increasing, differentiation is a key factor. The following 8 unique restaurant designs in Africa learned how to set themselves apart. Their offerings include incredible views, exciting places, and even a fast food place where everyone on staff has a hearing impairment.Read more...

6 Unique Restaurants in the Middle East

In the Middle East, going out to eat is an important part of socializing. As the restaurant industry is growing, restaurateurs are looking for new ways to set themselves apart from other establishments. The following are 6 unique restaurants in the Middle East. From creating a new take on “dinner and a movie” to eating in a former jail, these…read more →Read more...

10 Unique Restaurants in Asia

While many in the restaurant industry recognize Asian countries for having some unusual and eccentric restaurants, these examples really stand out. From vampires and graveyards to pedicures and toilets, these 10 unique restaurants in Asia certainly have unique concepts, décor, and food.Read more...

5 Hotel F&B Marketing Ideas from the Middle East

Keeping your hotel F&B marketing ideas fresh is an important part of drawing in new guests and maintaining loyal ones. These hotel F&B marketing ideas from the Middle East offer up a bit of fun for the guests, while making a name for the hotel with its attention to detail.Read more...

10 Unique Restaurant Concepts in Europe

You shouldn’t build your restaurant concept around trying to be the “best” in any category. Instead, focus on being the only one who does what you do – be supremely unique. From volcano cooking to literally earth-shaking dining experiences, the following are 10 examples of unique restaurant concepts in Europe that set themselves apart with their distinctive design and ideas.Read more...

20 Offbeat Hotel Designs From Around the World

Hotel design has evolved from the standard lobby-rooms-pool setup to a much more creative way of thinking about lodging. Here are 20 offbeat hotel designs that take an unexpected, strange, funny or innovative perspective on the concept of a place to lay your head.Read more...