Press Releases

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 2016
The Michigan Restaurant Association Halts Plastic Bag Ban;SB 853 signed into law by Lt. Governor Brian Calley 

The Michigan Restaurant Association wishes you a Happy Holiday, and to drink responsibly this season - December 14, 2016

BREAKING NEWS - Overtime Rule Blocked; won't take effect December 1 - November 22, 2016

Thousands Dine Out for Thanksgiving in Michigan - November 18, 2016

Six Thanksgiving Food Safety Tips from the Michigan Restaurant Association and MichiganFoodSafety.com - November 14, 2016

Governor Snyder signs Pro-Restaurant Licensing Reform - November 3, 2016

Michigan Restaurant Association Announces Annual Restaurant Show - October 5, 2016

Michigan legislature takes action to expand the use of Conditional Liquor Licenses - September 22, 2016

September is National Food Safety Month – Spotlights Foodborne Illness Detection and Protection - September 1, 2016

A thriving restaurant industry is leading Detroit’s resurgence - August 31, 2016

Michigan Restaurant Association Announces House of Representatives Primary Endorsements - July 11, 2016

Michigan Restaurant Association Endorses Restaurateurs In Primary Election - June 17, 2016

Michigan Restaurant Association Sponsors Flint Restaurant Week - May 13, 2016

Students From Michigan Place At The National ProStart Competition - May 4, 2016

Michigan Restaurant Association Names Four New Board Members - May 3, 2016

Michigan Restaurant Association Presents Industry Champion Awards - April 26, 2016

Students From Plymouth-Canton and Saginaw Triumph At Michigan ProStart Competition - March 28, 2016

High School Students Stir Up Excitement At Michigan ProStart Competition: 64 Teams To Compete March 20 & 21 in Lansing - March 9, 2016

Call For Press Passes - Request Credentials for Michigan ProStart Competition - March 8, 2016

Michigan Restaurant Industry Poised For Growth In 2016 - February 29, 2016

Robert O'Meara Joins the Michigan Restaurant Association As Vice President of Government Affairs - February 1, 2016

Jeff Lobdell Receives Award For Distinguished Service From The Michigan Restaurant Association - January 27, 2016