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The Daily Prep List 07.21.2022

Serving up the latest restaurant industry news.


Chipotle’s $50M Venture Fund Invests in Robotic Makelines

QSR Magazine 7/21

In April, Chipotle formed what it labeled “Cultivate Next,” a venture intended to make early stage investments into “strategically aligned companies.”

Tips for Delivering the Benefits Restaurant Employees Want and Need

QSR Magazine 7/21

It’s been quite a rollercoaster ride for the restaurant industry over the past few years.

Food Industry Policy

Worry over getting sick not standing to sue, says CAVA in PFAS lawsuit

Legal Newsline 7/20

SAN DIEGO (Legal Newsline) – Plaintiffs who weren’t physically harmed failed to show they have standing to sue, says a Mediterranean food restaurant chain accused of using packaging that contains chemicals known as PFAS.

California could soon add a new fee to wine and liquor bottles

San Francisco Chronicle 7/20

California wine and liquor drinkers could soon pay up to 10 cents more when they buy an adult beverage at the store — a deposit they could theoretically get back if they recycle their empty bottles.

On the Side

San Francisco Shines With New Museums, Restaurants and Parks

New York Times 7/21

Lately, it seems like the news headlines from San Francisco have been negative, from the city’s homelessness crisis and highly publicized recallelections to the area’s astronomical cost-of-living and worsening fire seasons.

Tara Monsod On Mentorship In The Kitchen And The Renaissance Of Filipino Cuisine

Zagat July 2022

I started at Animae as a sous chef at the end of 2020. The head chef moved on right before I came, and then before the next COVID closure, I had been running the restaurant by myself for about a month.

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