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El Pollo Loco
El Pollo Loco
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How to Ace Site Selection
An El Pollo Loco franchisee talks about how his experience in real estate informed his growth as a quick-serve operator.
Courting Calorie Counters
Making it easier for customers to watch their weight can be smart business.
Poultry Goes Premium
With sophisticated menu items, upgraded interiors, and a laser focus on the customer experience, the chicken segment is moving upmarket.
Leveraging Franchisee Diversity
Minority franchisees bring new opportunities to the table for quick serves, but the hurdles they face require creativity on the part of the franchisor.
Rise of Interim CEOs
Many quick-serve companies are turning to interim executives for change and growth. But is temporary leadership a permanent fix?
Fire Up the Grill
The success of KFC’s Kentucky Grilled Chicken signals that grilled menu items could be taking over for fried food.
Incentives for Green
Senior finance executives should take advantage of tax incentives that are available for green building initiatives.
El Pollo Loco Honors Outstanding Franchisees
El Pollo Loco presented Lee Alvarez Sr., Rafael Armenta, Bill Engel, Chris Pingel, and Roland Spongberg with the company’s Heritage Award.
Quick Serves Ring in New Year with Renewed Focus on Health
The limited-service restaurant industry is cashing in on diners’ New Year’s resolutions for healthy eating in a big way.
El Pollo Loco Thanks Priority Pak for Services
Priority Pak, a fulfillment, direct mail, and printing company based in Arleta, California, has stored, assembled, and shipped promotional marketing, ...
El Pollo Loco Beefs Up Entrées
El Pollo Loco unveiled a new line-up of limited-time-only entrées featuring shredded beef available in three varieties: Torta, Grande Tacos, and Stuff...
El Pollo Loco Grills Up Four LTO Pollo Bowls
El Pollo Loco, the fire-grilled chicken restaurant chain, announced four new variations of the brand’s signature entrée, The Pollo Bowl: Chicken Mexic...
El Pollo Loco Rolls Out Puffy Shell Chicken Tacos
El Pollo Loco introduced its new Puffy Shell Chicken Tacos.
El Pollo Loco Stirs Up New Summer Favorites
El Pollo Loco, the nation’s leading fire-grilled chicken restaurant chain, introduced three new premium fire-grilled Signature Summer Burritos: Chicke...
Quick-Service Vet Hops On Board at El Pollo Loco as CFO
El Pollo Loco announced that restaurant industry veteran Larry Roberts has joined the fire-grilled chicken restaurant chain as chief financial officer...
El Pollo Loco Features the Fajita in New Menu Items
El Pollo Loco, a fire-grilled chicken chain, introduced the new Chicken Fajita Stuffed Quesadilla and Avocado Fajita Salad, both of which feature sear...
El Pollo Loco Cooks Up New Carnitas Entrees
El Pollo Loco, a fire-grilled chicken restaurant, introduced three new Pork Carnitas entrees which are available for a limited time only.
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