Category Archives: industry info

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Since a menu is a window to the soul of a restaurant… The Menu Shoppe is hoping to sharpen a focus on industry news and topics + a showcase of menus and restaurants and recipes. Each week, the Menu Shoppe … Continue reading

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Iconic summertime favorite: The Strawberry Shortcake

The All-American, all-time favorite summertime treat… The Strawberry Shortcake. Originally a scone, sliced to indulge a strawberry sandwich…then evolved to sponge cake pastry cups. Trending now, are assorted variations… from angels food to devils food, lemony or peppery. Trifles or … Continue reading

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The Menu Shoppe presents our new Chalkboard Collection

The Menu Shoppe presents our *NEW* Chalkboard Collection. Ideal for the purist endeared to classic chalkboards. Tailored to venue–whether wine bar, seafood, bistro or bakery. Of course, ideal for Daily Specials and other promotions. Perhaps a promotional contest for chalkboard artistry? … Continue reading

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The Art of Chalkboard Artistry

There are venues and there are menus… and there are venues that don’t rely on conventional menus. Bakeries or patisseries. Pubs. The corner deli. Chalkboards or sandwich boards announce the bill of fare. This harkens back to provincial times. These days, … Continue reading

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The Menu Shoppe presents our new collection of wire baskets and cones

The Menu Shoppe introduces… our new collection of wire baskets and cones + handsome theme tissue liners. A must-have for gastropubs. Bread and Sandwich Baskets Trending now…modern steel baskets. From appetizers to sandwiches or bread to beignets. Line with your … Continue reading

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Patron appreciation: dazzle the Thank You

Certainly your patrons are valued. What sort of  Thank You bon-bons are offered with your check presenter?  Something that ought be as dazzling and memorable as the dining experience. The Menu Shoppe has it covered… with handsome check presenters…and…bon-bon “finds”. Whether … Continue reading

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Coast to Coast Restaurant Weeks

Restaurant Weeks were developed as prixe fixe menus to promote dining out at local establishments. Some communities schedule restaurant week promos twice annually, while January is usually prime time to continue bolstering revenues to enhance holiday glow…all year long. Here … Continue reading

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