Winning Pair

The FSR segment is losing ground to quick and limited-service restaurants, but creative, value-driven beverage programs can help arrest the trend By Sophie Mir Full-service restaurants are struggling to flourish in today’s foodservice market. In fact, according to Technomic’s 2019 Top 200 Canadian Chain Restaurant Report, both full-service location and sales growth have slowed down […]

Cactus Club Cafe’s Rob Feenie Triumphs in second bout on Iron Chef Canada

Press Release Tonight, Iron Chef Rob Feenie prevailed once again in Food Network Canada’s Iron Chef Canada kitchen stadium defeating challenger Chef John Horne in Battle Bivalve. Chef Horne oversees restaurants including Toronto’s Canoe in his role as district executive chef at Oliver & Bonacini Hospitality. “I have always been a big fan of Canoe […]

Chef Cory Vitiello joins Cactus Club Cafe

Vancouver-born restaurant collection designs two new roles to inspire growth and development Press release Cactus Club Cafe welcomes chef Cory Vitiello as its Head of Culinary Development in Toronto. In his new role, Vitiello will work closely with the national Test Kitchen team and influence recipe development across Canada. “I’ve worked in kitchens across the world – from my […]