Jump to navigation
2016 Applied Tech Awards
Eight technology innovations that are reshaping the future of the limited-service restaurant industry.
2015’s Biggest Brand Stories
Six news-makers that helped define the year in limited-service restaurants.
The Delivery Debate
Delivery services are springing up around the country, giving operators a new sales channel—if it’s right for their brand.
Tops in Translation
Three ways to ensure your international concept can successfully grow in the U.S.
Putting Some Pop in Soda
Operators play with technology, craft procedures to make stand-out soda.
Supersize Me Not
Included in Pizza Hut’s recent brand reboot was a Skinny Slice pizza, which uses a thinner crust.
No Hangover in Sight
Naysayers have doubts about alcohol service in limited-service settings, but many fast casuals are partying on.
2014’s Top Brand Stories
The top players from a busy year in quick-service news.
Inked and Pierced
Brands consider how employee appearance reflects company.
Brands invest in wireless charging technology to boost traffic.
HMSHost Unveils New Local Cuisine and More at SLC Airport
HMSHost and Salt Lake City International Airport celebrates the grand opening of 13 new restaurants highlighting local and national favorites.
Starbucks Announces Agreement to Acquire Teavana
Furthering its commitment to innovate and transform the tea industry and enhance the consumer tea experience in the U.S.
Starbucks Breaks Coffee Ground in India
Tata Starbucks Limited, the 50/50 joint venture between Starbucks Coffee Company and Tata Global Beverages Limited, opened the doors to the first Star...
Starbucks Hosts 2012 Global Leadership Conference
Starbucks Coffee Company kicked-off its three-day Global Leadership Conference in Houston, where the company will inspire nearly 10,000 store managers...
Starbucks Holds $87.4M in Impact Media Value
Starbucks is the top quick-service restaurant brand with $87.4 million of Impact Media Value according to General Sentiment’s Q2 2012 QSR MediaMatch r...
Starbucks to Offer Square Payment System in U.S. Stores
Starbucks Coffee Company, with its leading mobile payment platform, and Square, the company revolutionizing everyday transactions between buyers and s...
Crumbs to "Proudly Serve" Starbucks Beverages
Crumbs Bake Shop, the nation’s largest specialty cupcake retailer, announced that it has entered into an agreement with Starbucks Corporation to bring...
Starbucks Ready to Roll Out French-Baked Goods
Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz, during the company’s third quarter earnings call, told investors the quick serve was now in the process of rolling out F...
Coffee Shops Increasingly Add Wine to Operations
Espresso beans and grapes are not a prevalent snack combination, but the growing trend toward coffee and wine bars proves they are indeed palatable as...
Starbucks Breaks Ground on Facility in Georgia
Starbucks Coffee Company today joined civic and elected leaders in Augusta, Georgia, to break ground on its first company-owned manufacturing facility...
Subscribe to QSR
Health & Wellness
Back of House
In the Store
START TO FINISH: WHAT INSPIRES EXECS
Food & Beverage
Ingredients & Dayparts
Marc Halperin: Resident F&B Expert
Find a Supplier
Freshii Opens Seven Stores in Four Countries in Five Days
Newk's Honors Former Naval Officer as Franchisee of Year
Menchie's Channels 'Angry Birds' in LTO Specials
Freebirds Launches Food Truck
Burger 21 Rewards App Downloads with Free Burger
Buona Serves 'Rizzo Way' to Fundraise for Cancer Research
Farm Burger Opens Second Asheville, North Carolina, Unit
Goddess and Grocer Opens New Chicagoland Location
Tony Luke's Steps Up Expansion
Accu-Steam Griddle Wins 'Product of the Year'
Ones to Watch