Fast Casual

Fast Casual

industry headlines

2013-02-19

Burger 21, a new better-burger franchise founded by the owners of The Melting PotRestaurants, announced the signing of two new franchise deals for

2013-02-15

McAlister’s Deli is showcasing its Lent-friendly menu offering guests a great variety of delicious options.

2013-02-08

Only a little more than a month into 2013, Le Duff America—the world’s second-largest restaurant company in the bakery café segment, with brands li

2013-02-07

Burger 21, a better-burger franchise founded by the owners of The Melting Pot Restaurants, with five locations open and 10 in development on the Ea

2013-02-03

Freebirds World Burrito, the fast-casual burrito joint with a rock ‘n’ roll attitude, announced it opened in Lawrence, Kansas, on Thursday, January

2013-02-01

According to Restaurant DemandTracker, a recent survey of restaurant customers in the United States, many consumers are visiting fast-casual restua

2013-01-31

American Roadside Burgers has broken ground in Greenville, South Carolina.

2013-01-31

Chefs Rodelio Aglibot (Koi, Yi Cuisine, Sunda, BLT) and Frank Fronda (Napa Valley Grille, Cafe del Rey, Four Seasons Beverly Wilshire), founding pa

2013-01-29

Chipotle Mexican Grill plans to test a new vegetarian menu item called “Sofritas” in seven San Francisco Bay Area restaurants beginning Tuesday, Fe

2013-01-29

Fresh To Order, the pioneer of “fast fine,” a newly identified segment in foodservice, continues its growth surge with the opening of its seventh u