This Week in Restaurant News: Pop-Ups, Immigration Policy, How Employees Are Changing

Every week we’re rounding up some of our favorite articles with trends and tidbits from the world of restaurants. Tell us: what made your reading list this week?

The Perpetual Pop-Up: A Dining Trend Digs InThe Wall Street Journal

Americans Are Eating Out a Lot Less and It’s Hurting RestaurantsFortune

If You Care About Food, You Need to Care About Immigration Policy — Eater

The Great Generational Shift – How Employees Are Changing — Modern Restaurant Management

Jesse Tyler Ferguson to Host 2017 James Beard Awards in ChicagoChicago Tribune

Michelin Star Mix-Up Throws a Working-Class Bistro Into a Media Storm The New York Times

How Indian Chefs Are Redefining Traditional Vegetable DishesBon Appetit

Eleven Madison Park Plans a Makeover and a Summer Pop-UpThe New York Times

The French Laundry’s Pricey New Kitchen Is Now Open for Business — Eater San Francisco

Acclaimed Chef Edward Lee Is Moving His Base to ‘Cutting Edge’ WashingtonThe Washington Post

4 Metrics Every Restaurant Should Track — Fast Casual

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