Fast Casual

Fast Casual

industry headlines

2013-01-23

Corner Bakery Cafe’s renewed emphasis on franchise growth paid off immensely in 2012 with the signing of 10 new Area Development Agreements, more t

2013-01-18

Fifty-four units opened; 165 franchises sold; more than 350 development agreements in the pipeline.

2013-01-17

On the eve of celebrating the opening of its 200th restaurant, Smashburger unveils a new restaurant design targeted at the next generati

2013-01-10

Burger 21, a new fast-casual concept founded by the owners of The Melting Pot Restaurants, announced that it signed franchise agreements with six d

2013-01-09

McAlister’s Deli, a leading fast-casual restaurant, announced it has been ranked among the top performing fast-casual chains in a new consumer surv

2013-01-09

Tijuana Flats fired up the 2012 holiday season by raising $92,140 for Kids Beating Cancer—nearly three times the total amount raised last year.
The

2013-01-09

East Coast Wings & Grill will celebrate its Mount Pleasant location grand opening on Tuesday, January 14, with an all-day open house featuring

2013-01-04

Muscle Maker Grill, a chain of eateries that serves food prepared with your health in mind, announced it opened a new Edgewater, New Jersey, restau

2012-12-27

Master development agent Mukesh Banker and franchisee Dhruman Shah have brought famous fresh-cut Boardwalk Fries and fresh, made-to-order burgers t

2012-12-26

Blaze Pizza, a pioneer in the fast-casual artisan pizza category, announced that Sajha, LLC has signed an agreement to develop three franchise stor