What You Need to Start a Comedy Club

Posted on: November 14, 2018 by RMS Hospitality

Opening a comedy club is similar to opening any kind of nightclub or bar. There are a few key differences, yes, but you can use the similar atmosphere to lay the groundwork to bring your passion of comedy to life. If run properly, comedy clubs can be an efficient and popular business where locals like […] Read More

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Opening for Thanksgiving? How Bars and Restaurants Can Prepare

Posted on: November 7, 2018 by RMS Hospitality

Traditionally, Thanksgiving dinner is celebrated around a dinner table at a family member’s home. But in recent years, families have been creating their own tradition by coming together for their annual Thanksgiving meal at a restaurant or by ordering carry-out. In fact, according to the National Restaurant Association, nearly 10 percent of adults in the […] Read More

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Nightclub Fights: Where the Liability Lies

Posted on: October 17, 2018 by RMS Hospitality

Bar fights may only last for a moment, but the fallout from them and all they can affect can be extensive. Brawls at bars and nightclubs can carry legal ramifications, but where does the fault rest? Is it the drunk and disorderly patrons who exchanged punches and kicks? Or is it on the shoulders of […] Read More

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What Restaurants Can Do to Reduce Foodborne Illness Claims

Posted on: October 10, 2018 by RMS Hospitality

According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, more than 48 million Americans fall ill due to foodborne illness claims. Undercooked or raw food can lead to sickness for patrons of restaurants and cafes, which can lead to possible legal issues. While most cases of food-related illnesses are not serious and go away […] Read More

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What Businesses Should Know About Foodborne Illness Claims

Posted on: October 3, 2018 by RMS Hospitality

Foodborne illness claims are a constant issue for those in the food and hospitality industry. Every restaurant, cafe, coffee shops, etc. at some point faces the threat of being hit with a foodborne illness claim. From e-coli breakouts in lettuce shipments to favorite burrito shops having to warn customers before they eat their product, this […] Read More

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The Importance of Products & Completed Operations Insurance

Posted on: September 26, 2018 by RMS Hospitality

Regardless of industry, regardless of size, all companies and businesses can benefit from having their general liability policy in check to make sure their integrity, business and future are secure. Whether it’s a restaurant, night club, bar or coffee shop, hospitality industry business owners are always at risk for liabilities resulting from daily operations. From […] Read More

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What Kind of Insurance Does a Franchise Need?

Posted on: September 19, 2018 by RMS Hospitality

Franchise restaurants, especially fast-food spots, are constantly on the go. A big key to business is to provide service efficiently, but to not sacrifice quality. If this happens, this could lead to disgruntled patrons and possible legal issues surrounding health concerns. What’s more, franchise owners who handle multiple locations have a lot on their plate […] Read More

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Franchise Marketing Strategies: The Good and the Not-So-Good

Posted on: September 12, 2018 by RMS Hospitality

Having a strong marketing message is vital to franchises looking to strengthen their customer base while enticing new customers to buy into what they’re selling. However, some false steps in a plan could completely derail your potential and goals of reaching new customers and clientele. Before anything gets underway, it’s also important for franchises to […] Read More

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Understanding the Rules and Regulations of Being a Franchisor

Posted on: August 29, 2018 by RMS Hospitality

Owning a franchise operation always sounds like a great investment for businesspeople looking to expand their franchise footprint. Franchises initially present a great opportunity with a baked-in concept, business plan and marketing operation already in place. But before business owners take on this entrepreneurial endeavor, they have to go over some particular rules and regulations. […] Read More

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Are Franchisors Responsible for Their Franchisees’ Actions?

Posted on: August 22, 2018 by RMS Hospitality

In most cases, when something goes wrong at a franchise, franchisors often get blamed due to confusion. Lawsuits could arise and franchisors could get see a world of trouble due to wrongful acts by a franchisee or employees at a franchise. Negligence, discrimination, assault–these are some of the things that could get a franchisor owner […] Read More

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