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Some Latin Love
Cuisine from South and Central America and the Caribbean provides plentiful menu opportunities.
Can The Drive Thru Be Saved?
No, the drive thru isn’t going anywhere. But the traditional drive-thru model is up against some major threats as it moves into the future.
Old Bird, New Tricks
In the fast-casual industry, chicken gets a bold new makeover.
The State of Real Estate
As the real estate market grows increasingly competitive, quick-service brands respond in earnest.
Fit for a Fiesta
Fiesta Restaurant Group’s sister fast-casual brands, Pollo Tropical and Taco Cabana, work their way across the South with authentic Latin American flavors.
Breaking Up Is Not Hard to Do
One restaurant group increases sales, unit counts post-split.
More Than Mexican
Regional Latin American flavors are winning over U.S. diners.
Behind the Brand
Quick-serves strongest franchise-holding companies
Pollo Tropical Suspends Development in Texas
Fiesta Restaurant Group, Inc., parent company of the Pollo Tropical and Taco Cabana fast-casual restaurant brands, announced that its board of directo...
CEO of Pollo Tropical, Taco Cabana Retiring
Fiesta Restaurant Group, Inc., parent company of the Pollo Tropical and Taco Cabana fast casual restaurant brands, announced that Tim Taft, Fiesta's C...
Pollo Tropical To Expand Globally in Guyana
Fiesta Restaurant Group Inc.’s Pollo Tropical, the growing, fast-casual restaurant known for its citrus-marinated, flame-grilled chicken and made-from...
Pollo Tropical Brings Caribbean Flavors to Texas
Two years after opening its first Texas location, Pollo Tropical, the fast casual that has gained a cult-like following for its citrus-marinated, flam...
Revamped QSR Drive-Thru Performance Study Launches
QSR magazine, a leading restaurant industry trade publication, and SeeLevel HX, a business intelligence provider, have partnered to continue bringing ...
Pollo Tropical Opens Fifth Jacksonville Location
Pollo Tropical, Florida’s beloved fast-casual concept known for its citrus-marinated, flame-grilled chicken and authentic sauces and sides, will furth...
Pollo Tropical Highlights Avocado In New Summer Items
For a limited time, Pollo Tropical brings the flavors of summer to its Caribbean-inspired menu with the addition of three new items that highlight the...
Pollo Tropical Names New VP of Operations for Texas
Restaurant industry veteran Bob Moore has joined Pollo Tropical as vice president of operations for Texas.
Pollo Tropical Opens Third San Antonio Location
Pollo Tropical expands its Texas presence with the April opening of its third San Antonio location at 6515 W.
Pollo Tropical Brings Back Grilled Shrimp
Beginning this month, Pollo Tropical brings back its popular grilled shrimp marinated in garlic, then flame-grilled to perfection. ...
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