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NPR: Restaurants Cook Up A New Way To Pay Kitchen Staff More: A Cut Of Sales

March 31, 2017

Alchemy's Keith Harmon worked with over 20 restaurants to implement the new compensation system and business model to close the wage gap and make the industry more sustainable.

Tres Gatos and Centre Street Café Team Announce Hospitality Surcharge

November 30, 2015

Boston Magazine's Jacqueline Cain breaks the news of Tres Gatos and Centre Street Cafe's innovative, business-changing program. We never anticipated how quickly adoption of the program would spread. This was the only public piece of a pricing overhaul designed to manage revenue.

Hospitality Admin Fees Launch - BNN TV News with Chris Lovett December, 2015

December 15, 2015

Keith of Alchemy being interviewed along with one of his business partners regarding the roll-out of hospitality admin fees at Tres Gatos and Centre Street Cafe. A lot of background on the theoretical, accounting-based underpinnings of the program as well as the nearly universal positive in-house reception from team and guests.

The Great Cooks Shortage - Corby Kummer in Boston Magazine

July 20, 2016

Nationally-acclaimed food write Corby Kummer covers the labor issues in back-of-house staffing, including Hospitalaity Admin Fees alongside Danny Meyers' "Hospitality Included" shift in business model.

Hospitality Admin Fees Follow Up - BNN TV News with Chris Lovett December, 2016

December 15, 2016

Follow up with BNN TV News on the financial results of the program one year in, including the opening of our third restaurant, Casa Verde, and some of the surprising and positive second order effects of the program as it relates to team-building and financial management.

Server Not Servant Blog: Restaurant Group ‘Hospitality Admin Fee’ Successfully Narrowing FOH/BOH Wage Gap: 1-Year Update

January 01, 2020

Hospitality advocate and social media mave Patrick Maguire does an in-depth review of the first year of hospitality admin fees.

Green and Golden- Casa Verde delivers terrific Mexican fare in a friendly tavern setting, by MC Slim JB

June 17, 2016

The Improper Boston Bostonian's MC Slim JB gives our third restaurant, Casa Verde, rave reviews on food and service

With Centre Street Cafe, Jamaica Plain sees an Italian renaissance

February 24, 2015

The Boston Globe's Devra First reviews our group's second restaurant- Centre Street Cafe.

Good things come in threes at Tres Gatos

April 27, 2011

Devra First reviews the first restaurant in the group!

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