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A Fresh Take on Financing a Fast Casual
Fast Casual 2.0 brands are attracting big investor dollars. Here’s what the innovative new concepts have to offer in return.
Customization and convenience are key to the growth of bowl options.
The New Purchasing Power
When it comes to sourcing, large chains still hold most of the cards. But emerging concepts and consumer demands are shaking up the old system.
The Capital Collection
Washington, D.C., has become a hotbed for Fast Casual 2.0 innovation. Take a tour of the city’s top concepts to find out what makes them tick.
The Big Business of Big Data
How limited-service operators can leverage data to better their business.
In these days of stiff competition, limited-service brands must stand out from the crowd. Here are six innovative brands doing just that.
Ones To Watch: Cava Mezze Grill
This spinoff from a full-serve tapas bar applies the build-your-own platform to Mediterranean staples.
Cava Grill First Fast Casual Sourcing Border Springs Lamb
Cava Grill’s mission has always been to showcase the highest quality local ingredients, and the fast-casual restaurant group has just announced the ad...
Cava Grill Set to Open First West Coast Location
Cava Grill will open its first of two locations outside its home market of the Washington, D.C., metro area at Westfield’s the Village at Topanga in W...
Investors Funnel $45 Million into D.C.-Based Cava Grill
Fresh off an infusion of venture capital in April, Cava Grill received $45 million in funding from equity investor Invus, existing partner Swan & ...
Cava Grill Receives $16 million for West Coast Growth
Cava Grill, the Washington, D.C.–based Mediterranean fast-casual restaurant, announced a $16 million Series C funding round led by existing partner SW...
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