Fast Casual

Fast Casual

industry headlines

2013-03-25

Dickey’s Barbecue was recently named the Fastest Growing Restaurant Chain by Technomic’s Top 500 Annual Report.

2013-03-18

Burger 21, a better-burger franchise founded by the owners of The Melting Pot Restaurants, announced its priority markets for franchise development

2013-03-15

Uncle Maddio’s Pizza Joint announced the grand opening of its eighth Atlanta-area restaurant in the Edgewood Retail District in Edgewood, Georgia.

2013-03-14

The Bistro Group, a Cincinnati-based franchise of McAlister’s Deli announced its plan to expand in Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky.  

2013-03-13

Canadians can now enjoy the taste of Qdoba Mexican Grill’s wide variety of handcrafted Mexican cuisine, as the brand announced its newest location

2013-03-12

Burger Lounge, the eco-conscious, fast-casual concept with 100 percent grass-fed beef burgers and vegetarian options, is bringing the turf to the s

2013-03-11

Zoës Kitchen, a fast-casual restaurant concept offering simple Mediterranean-inspired dishes, announced the company will be opening four new stores

2013-03-01

Barberitos announced that it will be opening two new locations as March 2013 rolls around, one of which is in Cary, North Carolina.

2013-02-28

Blaze Fast-Fire’d Pizza, a leader in the fast-casual, build-your-own-pizza category, announced that Lessing’s Hospitality Group, one of New York’s

2013-02-21

Last week, Uncle Maddio’s Pizza Joint opened new restaurant locations in Dunwoody, Georgia, and Charlotte, North Carolina, raising the total number