Piada

Piada serves Italian street food with Chipotle ingredient bar style model.
January 2014

Ohio-based concept brings Italian street food into the fast-casual setting.

Ethnic and pizza restaurants offer customizable menus to quick serve customers.
August 2013

Pizza and ethnic cuisines lend themselves to customer-created entrées.

Modern Italian cuisine is the next big thing in fast casual. Or at least, that’s what some major quick-service operators are banking on.

Fazoli’s and Sbarro each plan to debut a fast-casual Italian concept in the near future, following in the footsteps of successful regional...