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Do no harm is a basic tenet of medicine.  Although the goal is always to treat disease and alleviate suffering, a physician must always try to protect the patient from any further injury.  Likewise in the food service industry.  Restaurants want to create and deliver enjoyable experiences to their customers.  That’s why they’re in business.  But, just as with healthcare, they also need to protect their customers from foodborne illnesses. Simply put, they need to safeguard the customer, the staff, and the brand.
All information below is posted as shared through the 09.12.22 edition of ABRA's Last Cal Newsletter:
Business Strategy Reminder! Health Views for Business - September 27th
Maple Leaf Farms was a proud sponsor of the 2022 RAMMY Awards Gala, which honors the accomplishments of the restaurant industry in the greater Washington, DC region. Presented by the Restaurant Association Metropolitan Washington (RAMW), the awards gala is the organization's largest annual fundraiser.  
Information provided by RAMW Industry Partner, CPA Eats. 
Blog Content Posted by Request From: Paley Rothman
You may have already heard the news that I am leaving RAMW, a decision that I gave immense thought in making. RAMW, and all of you, have been my family, community and my dedicated focus for 10 long and meaningful years. I will be here to support the next steps through the coming months, and I will continue to support you every step of the way as a new President and CEO is onboarded. I assure you that RAMW is stronger than ever and here for you. 
Washington, DC – Restaurant Association Metropolitan Washington (RAMW), the premier association representing restaurants and the foodservice industry in the Washington, DC Metropolitan Area announced that its long-serving President and CEO, Kathy Hollinger, has accepted a new role as the CEO of the Greater Washington Partnership beginning October 3rd. 
Restaurant Association Metropolitan Washington Announces 2022 RAMMY Awards Winner 40th annual awards celebrates legacy and excellence in the region’s food industry
Cash Cash to Ignite the Dancefloor at The RAMMY Awards in Washington, DC World-renowned DJ/Producer/Performers to headline the restaurant industry’s biggest night on July 24th 
Heat waves can make people sick with heat cramps, heat exhaustion, or heat stroke.
Sip, Swig, and Sample RAMMYS Beverage Programs Throughout the Region Specials announced at the DMV’s top cocktail, wine, and beer restaurants the week of June 27
For the first time in over a decade, Washington, DC was among 44 states competing at NPSI represented by our Ballou High School ProStart Culinary Team.  The Ballou team, consisting of 4 students, competed on Saturday morning simultaneously with 5 other state teams in front of judges, educators, fellow students, sponsors, and family member
Nine iconic DMV dining destinations recognized for remarkable longevity after decades in business