Nation’s Restaurant News 11/27
The industry is gearing up for California’s impending minimum-wage increase.
A final rule adopted by the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) will make it easier for union-organizing campaigns aimed at large franchise operations like McDonald’s to succeed and will impact other employers who now need to take a close look at their legal arrangements with certain suppliers, like staffing firms.
Food Industry Policy
Irvine could become the latest California city to ban single-use plastics, including water bottles, bags, straws and even mylar balloons.
The Signal 11/27
The Los Angeles County Department of Economic Opportunity is holding listening sessions for anyone interested in learning more or providing input about the upcoming proposed sidewalk vending ordinance for unincorporated areas of the county.
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The Orange County Register 11/27
These Southern California events will celebrate the tamale with culture and fun.
San Francisco Chronicle 11/28
Financial District workers braving the commute into downtown San Francisco could soon find themselves with one less lunch option to choose from.