Tim Hortons announces new Toronto headquarters

Press release Tim Hortons has announced that later this year, the Tim Hortons head office and Global Restaurant Support Centre will be relocating to downtown Toronto. The new headquarters will be located in the Exchange Tower. The 65,000-square-foot space will feature a fresh, modern work environment that will foster collaboration and connectivity and serve as the […]

White Spot launches BC’s Own campaign to connect with guests and celebrate community roots

Press release Nothing says BC like White Spot! The BC born-and-raised restaurant chain is boldly laying claim to the official title of BC’s Own – reflecting a long-time commitment to supporting communities, farmers and suppliers across the province, from Vancouver Island to Northern BC, and just about every place in between. White Spot buys more locally-sourced ingredients […]

Get, retain and develop both your employees and guests

By Matt Rolfe Eighty per cent of hospitality owners and managers started their hospitality careers working in the front or back of house. Over time many in our industry rise through the ranks and find themselves leading others rather than doing the work themselves. Does this sound familiar? Was this your journey, or do you […]

Tim Hortons guests pay forward over 12,000 free cups of coffee in 120 cities

Press release Canadians exceed National Coffee Day goal to share 10,000 free cups of coffee in 10 days On September 29, Tim Hortons kicked off a national pay-it-forward chain by releasing 100 special-edition Tim Cards across the country and challenging Canadians to help share 10,000 free cups of coffee in 10 days. In true Canadian spirit, Guests exceeded […]

Tim Hortons Smile Cookie campaign raises $7.2 million for local charities

Press release Guests and restaurant owners wrap up annual fundraiser in support of local charities across Canada Tim Hortons is spreading brighter smiles with a total of $7.2 million raised in this year’s Smile Cookie campaign. During the week-long initiative, guests who purchased a freshly baked chocolate chunk Smile Cookie for $1 had the full amount donated by the Tim Hortons restaurant […]

10,000 free coffees in 10 days: Tim Hortons challenges Canadians to pay it forward

Press release 100 special-edition pay-it-forward Tim Cards to be released across the country to celebrate National Coffee Day This National Coffee Day, Tim Hortons is asking Canadians to let their kindness shine by helping the brand share at least 10,000 free coffees in 10 days. Starting September 29, Tim Hortons will start a pay-it-forward chain by releasing 100 special-edition Tim […]

OpenTable announces 100 Best Restaurants for Foodies in Canada for 2016

Press release Restaurants from coast-to-coast make inaugural list of Canada’s greatest gastronomic destinations As executive chefs and restaurateurs across the country draw on autumn for inspiration during a new season of dining, OpenTable, the world’s leading provider of online restaurant reservations and part of The Priceline Group, revealed the 100 Best Restaurants for Foodies in Canada for 2016. The list reflects […]

Restaurant concepts to watch for May

By Kristin Menas In our first ever ‘concepts to watch,’ we highlight three restaurant concepts that are making an impact on Canadian diners. These original eateries use social media to their benefit, are positioned as fast-casual and offer guests unique experiences. Here’s a look at our top fast-casual restaurant concepts. Mandy’s Instagram: 5,797 followers |Facebook: […]