Fast Casual

Fast Casual

industry headlines


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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