Let these three outside-the-box sides from around the industry give you some inspiration for your own side menu.
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The two iconic chains are becoming separate and district brands.
Supplier change led to 800 or so restaurants shutting down.
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French fries may dominate the side menu at most quick serves, but new ingredients, toppings, and platforms are reinventing the category.
To survive in today’s competitive industry, traditional tactics must change.
The Columbus-based brand reached out to its fans on social media for a Valentine’s Day challenge, and fans fell hard for the promotion.
This information is vital when determining price points, menu items, and even hours of operation.
The fast casual is well on its way to 450 U.S. restaurants.
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The fast-food chain is pushing for healthier kids meals at all restaurants.
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Taco Bell's chief executive officer will replace Chipotle founder Steve Ells.
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Jollibee Foods Corporation now owns 85 percent of the fast casual.
Here's the sad truth: the fast-casual leader could have avoided this public relations disaster with the proper foresight.
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For Tariq Farid, the founder and CEO of Edible Arrangements, Valentine's Day is his 1,300-unit brand's Super Bowl.
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As more consumers give cleanses a try, restaurants consider incorporating helpful products into their menus.
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Perception is turning out to be a steep hill for the fast-casual burrito chain.
Zucchini fries, roasted broccoli? PDQ takes the same creative approach with its sides as it does its menu.
The fast casual’s side menu features pomme frites, buttermilk broccoli salad, sweet potato casserole, and sweet corn fritters, among other things.