Louisiana Restaurant Association

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May 31, 2019 - 3:17 pm
There is a bill that aims to notify restaurant consumers of where crawfish and shrimp come from. It received final passage on Friday. Bill author, Larose Representative Truck Gisclair ,says the measure will require restaurants u to make it clear if the seafood is not domestic. “It’s going to have...
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WWL Newsroom
May 23, 2019 - 3:32 pm
A bill requiring restaurants to inform customers the country of orgin of their shrimp and crawfish is advancing at the state capitol. Louisiana Restaurant Association lobbyist Eldon Rogillo says they had some concerns, but he’s worked with the bill’s author, LaRose Representative Truck Gisclair. “...
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Jim Hanzo
February 07, 2019 - 8:44 am
The day for the romantics is fast approaching. Valentine's Day is only a week away, and the countdown is on. The Louisiana Restaurant Association's Vice President of Communications, Wendy Waren says Valentine's Day is a popular holiday to dine out. "One quarter of all Americans are destined for...
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June 27, 2018 - 4:24 pm
NEW ORLEANS (AP) _ Louisiana's Supreme Court has upheld a tax imposed by the city of New Orleans on dealers of alcoholic beverages. Wednesday's ruling reverses a lower court ruling in what had been a victory for a liquor-industry lobbying group and the Louisiana Restaurant Association. They had...
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Jim Hanzo
May 11, 2018 - 8:48 am
It's expected 87 million adults will be dining out for Mother's Day this Sunday. That comes out to one third of all adults, so be patient. "Nationwide, Mother's Day is the most popular day of the year to dine out," according to Erica Burns, Communications Director, for the Louisiana Restaurant...
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Chris Miller
June 28, 2017 - 11:20 am
You'd think people eating out more often would be a good thing for restaurants, right? It turns out, there may be a downside to that. Millennials may be dining out up to five times a week, but it's driving business towards more casual restaurants, not white-tablecloth establishments "For maybe a...
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