California’s ‘FAST Recovery Act’: The Anticipated Impact on the Restaurant Industry, Franchise Industry, Jobs, and Food Prices
National Law Review / Greenberg Traurig 3/10
On Jan. 31, 2022, the California State Assembly passed AB 257, the Fast Food Accountability and Standards Recovery Act, also known as the “FAST Recovery Act.”
The Mercury News 3/9
Dozens gathered outside a McDonald’s in Saratoga Tuesday afternoon after two employees walked off the job to protest disrespectful treatment and lost wages.
Food Industry Policy
Fast Company 3/11
In 2005, a San Francisco collective of artists and designers called Rebar ignited a global street intervention, which later became known as Park(ing) Day.
First, it was fossil fueled power plants. Then it was emissions-free nuclear power. Now they’re aiming for natural gas stoves and appliances.
On the Side
QSR Magazine 3/10
El Pollo Loco announced Thursday that CFO Larry Roberts will become the chain’s new CEO, effective immediately.
San Francisco Chronicle 3/10
Sally Schmitt, the founder of famed Napa Valley restaurant the French Laundry and a pioneer of California cuisine, has died of natural causes. She was 90.