With a new menu, design, and direction, the fast casual is poised for a breakout year.
This past year has been one to remember for the fast-food giant.
Sales are still rebounding after a tough third quarter.
A judge is forcing the coffee giant to keep 77 mall locations open.
Here are the restaurant concepts, menu items, and styles you need to watch for.
Mixed reaction to its highly anticipated launch of queso led the brand to revamp the recipe.
McDonald's is returning to value with the bold menu, which includes a new chicken sandwich.
The Yum! Brands chain is beginning the test in Phoenix, with plans to roll out to new markets in 2018.
The legendary burger chain is ready to enter its seventh state.
The quick-service chain is turning to value-based deals, digital innovations, to turn around sagging sales.
Like the seafood segment in general, Captain D's was struggling. But a new design, menu, and commitment to quality turned the brand around in a major way.
The fast casual chain begins its search for a new CEO as Ells turns his focus to restaurant innovation.
The notion is a straightforward one: Our burgers are so good our competitors eat them.
Backed by Roark Capital, fast-food giant Arby's is adding 1,200-unit Buffalo Wild Wings, one of the nation's top casual dining chains, to its company.
The outspoken, political-minded leader of Panera doesn't plan to disappear.
is reporting that private-equit
One of Dunkin’ Brands leaders, president of international Bill Mitchell, is resigning from the company, according to an SEC filing. The move will be effective March 16.
North America’s second-largest sushi brand, Bento Sushi, with more than 600 locations, is being acquired by United Kingdom-based Yo! Sushi for $78 million.
The 19-unit fast casual has a new look, name, and direction as it preps for national expansion.
Last fall, when Noodles & Company embarked on its “comprehensive strategy” to reenergize the brand, the company recognized the immense challenges ahead.
Fast casual Mendocino Farms, a Southern California-based brand with 16 locations, has sold a majority stake to TPG Growth, the middle market and growth equity platform of alternative asset firm TPG
Like many fast casual brands across the country, Zoës Kitchen is discovering that success can’t be measured by unit counts.
Chipotle quickly denied a claim from “Supergirl” actor Jeremy Jordan, but it did little to quell stock market unrest. At least not right away.
Wendy’s delivery tests encouraged the brand to open the floodgates.
The Mexican chain is bringing its concept front-and-center with its Tour de Burrito.
Panera Bread is the buyer this time around, announcing Wednesday it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Au Bon Pain Holding Co., Inc.
As with any strategic renewal plan, patience is perhaps the most valuable commodity.
Co-owner Ryan Chadwick believes Goa Taco has the chops to become a fast casual staple across the country.
Chipotle’s shareholders have traveled a wild course in recent months. Now, they’re trying to revive a lawsuit that alleges the fast casual chain knew about E.