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Quick service brands sort through regulations tied to Obamacare.
April 2014

Foodservice operators struggle with new healthcare legislation.

Quick service concepts like Chick-fil-A use marketing to improve brand image.
January 2014

Seven ways quick serves can elevate themselves from good to great.

From May 18–20, Firehouse Subs hosted the annual Firehouse Subs Men’s Doubles Tennis Tournament, which featured hot subs, face painting and bounce houses for children, and tennis matches played by nationally ranked players.

The tournament is an integral part of the Firehouse...

According to a new report released by Franchise Business Review, Auntie Anne’s is No. 1 on the “Top 30 Food Franchises” list. One executive at Auntie Anne’s says an intense focus on supporting the people of the brand helps sustain strong satisfaction levels.

August 2011

When sportswriters arrive at Duke University’s Brooks Practice Facility during the fall for the school’s weekly media luncheons with football coach David Cutcliffe, they sit down to a selection of Jimmy John’s sandwiches. The food is delivered every week without fail as part of...

Dine America, the annual “Executive Idea Exchange” for leaders in the restaurant and foodservice sectors, released the agenda for its 2011 conference. The conference will take place October 9-11, 2011, at the Intercontinental Buckhead in Atlanta.

The conference schedule...

Firehouse Subs announced the launch of 25 Coca-Cola Freestyle fountains at its Jacksonville, Florida, locations. The Freestyle fountains offer more than 100 sparkling and still beverage brands from a single freestanding unit called the “fountain of the future.”

Firehouse is...

February 2011

I am often asked what I think are the hottest or best fast-casual concepts. I think it’s important to tackle that question from the consumer perspective first. Like many others in the industry, I love checking out the competition. Over the last several years, many colleagues and I have...

January 2011

Watch: Buffalo Tops Growth 40 List

Sitting on the edge of the U.S.-Canadian border and taking a backseat to another, more cosmopolitan, Empire State city, Buffalo, New York, often falls into...

October is Fire Safety Month, and the sandwich chain is raising funds to help provide lifesaving equipment to public safety entities and to provide education through distribution of fire safety prevention tools.

In an era when traditional business models and strategic plans often can’t stop bleeding profits, quick-serve executives at QSR’s Dine America conference this week hinted that the new age of business growth may be less about an investment in the...

Area Representative development agreement will bring 19 stores to Cincinnati, with the first set to open before the end of the year.
Firehouse Subs, that is; development agreement bringing 23 new restaurants to the city, with the first to open by the end of the year.