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Doing the Deal
A health check of the mergers and acquisitions market shows opportunities for growth.
A Finance Refresh
Upstart franchise brands are rethinking their finance strategy after the recession.
Three Lessons in Charitable Giving from Shake Shack
Shake Shack’s huge IPO wasn’t just the result of its quality product and business savvy. The brand’s generosity also fuels its success.
Surviving the Shark Tank
How to make your brand appealing to investors.
Diamonds in the Rough
If the Growth 40 is any indication, operators might want to include some smaller, less-known U.S. markets in their expansion plans.
10 Challenges for Fast-Casual Leaders
No matter how successful the industry is, there will always be bumps in the road. These are the bumps operators face in 2015
Tim Hortons’ Must-Win Battle
Now that it’s merged with Burger King, the question is more important than ever: Can the Canadian favorite finally find true success south of the border?
Tale of Two Brands
McDonald’s used to own a majority stake in Chipotle. Now it might be losing its status as top industry influencer to Steve Ells & Co.
Despite Weather, Restaurants Saw Growth in February
February might have been the worst month on record weather-wise for many regions of the country, but for restaurants, the results were far from dreadf...
800 Degrees Signs First International Deal in Japan
Chef Anthony Carron and partners' 800 Degrees Neapolitan Pizzeria has partnered with Tokyo-based Lumine Co Ltd with a multi-unit agreement to open piz...
NRA Reports Continued Industry Optimism
Buoyed by higher same-store sales and traffic and a positive outlook among operators, the National Restaurant Association’s Restaurant Performance Ind...
Smoothie Factory and Red Mango a Cobranding Success
Smoothie Factory Juice Bar, a leading retailer of real fruit smoothies, fresh cold-squeezed juices, and nutritional products, enjoyed a record year fo...
GS1 US Releases Data Quality Assessment
GS1 US has published a GS1 US National Data Quality Program framework, which outlines the key components to help companies establish and sustain effec...
Popeyes Reports 6.2-percent Same-Store Sales Increase
Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen Inc., the franchisor and operator of Popeyes restaurants, reported results for fiscal 2014, which ended December 28, 2014.
New D-Lite Menu Paying Off For Captain D's
Captain D’s rang in the New Year reminding customers of the fast-casual restaurant’s healthy options.
Baskin-Robbins Sets Sight on Louisville Market
Baskin-Robbins, the world’s largest chain of ice cream specialty shops, announced today that it is expanding its presence in Louisville, Kentucky, wit...
Barberitos Has Best Sales Year Yet
Barberitos Franchising Inc. announced exponential sales growth for the year 2014.
Tropical Smoothie Café Outpaces Industry Growth
Tropical Smoothie Café, the fast-casual café concept known for its better-for-you food and smoothies with a tropical twist, announced today its year-e...
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