Toronto – Restaurant Brands International Inc. plans to grow from some 26,000 Burger King, Tim Hortons and Popeyes restaurants to more than 40,000 restaurants worldwide over the next decade.
Charlottetown – The owners of a marina in Charlottetown are creating a floating food court, building on the success of their floating restaurant. The new tenants will include Nimrods which will serve pizza and pasta, Zak's Burgers and Shakes as well as The Chip Shack. CBC News reports. | READ MORE
Nanoose Bay, B.C. – An entrepreneurial couple is questioning a notice from B.C.'s Agricultural Land Commission that says restaurants aren't allowed on agricultural land unless they are connected to a brewery or winery. CBC News reports. | READ MORE
Hollywood, CA – First-time restaurant owner and former film financier Francesco Zimone has bought the rights to open North American locations for Naples’ famous L’antica Pizzeria da Michele, and has opened the first in Hollywood. Variety/Yahoo Entertainment reports. | READ MORE
Victoria – British Columbia Employment Standards Act amendments introduced this week will make it illegal for employers to take any of their workers’ tips, except when they are doing the exact same job as the staff.
Los Angeles – Beyond Meat Inc., a maker of vegan chicken and beef substitutes, is seeking to raise as much as $184 million US in its initial public offering.
Toronto – This October, the Canadian Pizza Summit adds a new event to its lineup – the Mystery Ingredient Challenge!
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Canadian Coffee and Tea Show
September 22-23, 2019
Toronto Franchise Show
October 5-6, 2019
Canadian Pizza Summit and Chef of the Year Competitions
October 21, 2019
Canadian Restaurant Leadership Summit
November 5, 2019