Category: Retailing and Restaurants

Delaware Hotel and Lodging Association has released its STARs of the Industry 2019 awards. Here are the winners: STARS Manager of the year! Mark Chopko- Courtyard Newark- UD FOH Employee of the year (tie- 2 winners) Kathy Quimby- Homewood Suites Newark Jeffery Straub- Hyatt Place Dewey Bch Housekeeper of the year Chirleen Wisher – Hotel…

Three women talk about their rise to restaurant leadership

By Dan Linehan Special to Delaware Business Times Lexi Hawkins, Alison Gutsche and Christine Wesley started serving at restaurants to support their liberal arts educations. But something about restaurant life — its chaotic energy, frenetic pace and the challenge of creating something delicious amid that disorder — pulled at them in places that geology, biology…

Bowlero Corp, a global bowling entertainment company, has transformed AMF Price Lanes near Price’s Corner into a new restaurant and bowling alley. The brand’s Wilmington location will be the first Bowlero to open in Delaware. Located at 3215 Kirkwood Highway, the newly renovated, 45,000-square-foot-venue features 52 lanes of blacklight bowling, upgraded seating and high definition…

Dunkin’ Donuts will introduce its next generation of stores in Delaware. The global chain today announced that it will open its first “next generation concept store” in Wilmington on Thursday, Jan. 17 at 3446 Naamans Road. The shop will feature a modern atmosphere and innovative technologies to make running on Dunkin’ faster and more convenient.…

(AP) — Delaware officials have settled a lawsuit that asserted an Italian restaurant violated child labor laws. An attorney for the owners of Roma Italian Ristorante found out the lawsuit was settled Friday, when he called the Delaware Department of Justice. Sean Lynn says the settlement includes no admission of fault on his clients’ part,…

(AP) — Not using foam cups, while recycling paper and serving some meat-free dishes, has helped the Visitor Center Garden Cafe at Winterthur Museum to be named Delaware’s first certified green restaurant. The honor, awarded to restaurants that work to reduce their environmental impact, was given to the cafe by the Green Restaurant Association, a…