Fast Casual

Fast Casual

industry headlines

2014-03-18

Slapfish, a Huntington Beach–based fast-casual seafood concept, announced the signing of a multiunit franchise deal to focus on Southern...

2014-03-18

Bowl of Heaven, the concept serving up açaí bowls, fruit smoothies, and cold-pressed juices, opened a new location in Newport Beach, California....

2014-03-18

Giardino Gourmet Salads, the fast-casual salad concept of South Florida, will add two new locations in South Florida this year: Giardino Miami...

2014-03-18

The quick-service vision that initially began buzzing around the brains of cofounders Woody Mills and Yolanda Mills-Mawman in 2007 recently became...

2014-03-18

Launching a new concept in an already crowded segment often requires creativity and differentiation. For Christine LaSorda, owner of A Baker...

2014-03-14

Construction for a new Kneaders Bakery & Café location will commence following a groundbreaking ceremony on March 17. A fast-casual restaurant...

2014-03-13

Costa Vida Fresh Mexican Grill announced the opening of its fifth location in Washington on Monday, March 17. The Queensgate area will welcome the...

2014-03-13

Great Wraps, an Atlanta-based fast-casual chain with 75 locations across the U.S., will expand into Boston with new franchise partner Fred Gamble...

2014-03-13

Villa Enterprises, a multi-brand restaurant operator and franchisor, is expanding its footprint in the Middle East with the grand opening of its...

2014-03-11

PizzaRev announced restaurant developers David Jones and Doug Tieber have committed to expanding the fast-casual pizza chain throughout the St....