Fast Casual

Fast Casual

industry headlines

2011-01-12

Chop’t, a fast-casual salad concept, experienced a 20 percent spike in lunch sales the first week of January.

2011-01-11

Crumbs Holdings LLC (“Crumbs”), the creator of the gourmet cupcake and the largest U.S.-based retailer of cupcakes, which operates under the name C

2011-01-05

Beautiful Brands International (BBI) announced the addition of Kansas City–based cupcakery Smallcakes to its portfolio of restaurants to market and

2011-01-04

Just in time for the New Year, Fazoli’s is introducing four new Mini Bakes, all with 400 calories or less.

2010-12-30

Freebirds World Burrito, known for offering custom-built burritos, sa

2010-12-29

Noodles & Co., the Broomfield, Colorado-based noodle fast-casual, has been acquired by an investment group that's led by Catterton Partners.

2010-12-23

2010-12-23

In an effort to participate in Michelle Obama’s “Let’s Move!” campaign against the rising childhood obesity epidemic, New York City–based fast casu

2010-12-20

Texas may have just a single lone star, but it will soon boast more than 70 Corner Bakery Cafe locations.

2010-12-15

Garbanzo Mediterranean Grill, a Denver-based fast-casual restaurant concept featuring an authentic Mediterranean menu, announced its expansion into