Archive for the ‘News’ Category

TREND: Crowdfunding Lets Entrepreneurs Pass the Virtual Hat

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Up and coming restaurateurs are finding new fundraising opportunities through crowdfunding.



Efficiency Blunders: Five Top Mistakes in Restaurant Design

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Chef Tom Gray and architect Dan Maas discuss five lessons they’ve learned throughout their twenty year careers of developing restaurants.



Chipotle Adds ShopHouse Locations

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Chipotle Mexican Grill is expanding its new ShopHouse Southeast Asian Kitchen concept.



Permitting Purgatory

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Delays and unforeseen regulations can hold development projects hostage, but a combination of meticulous preparation and local allies can alleviate problematic permitting issues.



Are You Listening to the ADA Requirements?

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The Department of Justice has updated the ADA Requirements to address issues of hearing loss and providing assistive listening solutions.



Lots of Blue Sky Left for Rapidly Growing Fast-Casual Pizza Players

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Despite news that the number of servings of pizza sold last year dropped, there is plenty of hope among a new batch of pizzerias that are embracing the fast-casual format with a higher, gourmet level.



New Hire - Sean Gibbons

Icon Written by admin on May 7, 2013 – 10:53 am

FHA Architects wishes to announce the addition of Sean Gibbons to our professional staff. Sean is an NCARB certified architect, registered in the State of Missouri.



Communal Tables Catch on as a Flexible Seating Option

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A look into how three operations, a fast-casual independent, a QSR leader, and a full-service independent have successfully incorporated communal tables.



MAACO Collision Repair and Auto Painting

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FHA Archtiects has renewed a working relationship with a valued client, MAACO Collision Repair and Auto Painting. The firm has been selected to assist MAACO’s largest franchisee with the development of new stores, remodel of existing facilities, and to provide services on the rehab and remodel of acquired locations.



New Hire - Warren Curry

Icon Written by admin on April 20, 2013 – 11:25 am

FHA Architects wishes to announce the addition of Warren Curry to our professional staff.  Warren is a recent graduate of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.  Warren brings to the firm working knowledge of Revit and other computer skills that will be used for the benefit of our clients.  His role with the firm will be to [...]