Fast-casual concept invites charities to design their own pizzas for a chance to win a slice of the pie.
Some limited-service chains see big potential in bankrupt city.
Restaurant operators report an optimistic holiday hiring season.
Wetzel’s Pretzels rolls out video menuboards with a flair for whimsy.
Brands get creative with Thanksgiving-themed LTOs.
Operators earn new customers by being open and honest with online reviewers.
Checkers/Rally’s head of development has deep company roots.
When it comes to online content, Millennials have high standards.
Sure, pumpkin is king of the fall. But brands have other tricks up their sleeve this fall season.
As back-to-school season gets underway, brands look to become part of students’ routines.
Everyone talks about Millennials, but real success lies in appealing equally to all generations.
Operators debate whether a gratuity option at the point of sale is right for their brand.
The New Miami Subs Grill to roll out premium brand extensions.
Operators explore ways to leverage tech giant’s latest innovation.
Taco Bell the latest quick serve to add a fast-casual sister brand.
Quick serves enlist culinary consultants to boost menu offerings.
Experts weigh in on two latest quick serves to file for bankruptcy.
Sales, traffic down in parts of country hardest hit by winter weather.
Some operators accept digital currency, even as it stirs up controversy.
Quick-serve brands capitalize on seafood sales during Lent.
Valentine’s Day promotions abound as operators take advantage of splurging consumers.
Improved foodservice offerings helping convenience stores steal business from quick service.
McDonald’s, White Castle test ordering kiosks that allow for burger customization.
Brands’ mobile games build customer sales, loyalty.
Fast casuals thrive despite higher check averages.
Pumpkin reigns as operators rush to capitalize on popular seasonal trends.
Operators still look to daily-deal services to drive business.
The wage debate is heating up as advocacy groups attempt to unionize fast-food workers and the government considers a minimum-wage increase.
Brands rush to fill the fast-casual Italian niche.
Mobile marketing use increases as quick serves try to attract on-the-go customers.