Shares of Panera Bread skyrocketed Monday as reports surfaced of a possible sale, a move that would shakeup the fast casual industry to the tune of $7 billion, according to one analyst.
QSR magazine, a leading restaurant industry trade publication, and SeeLevel HX, a business intelligence provider, have partnered to continue bringing the QSR Drive-Thru Performance Study t
Fast-casual chains, which are upscale quick-service restaurant concepts, continue to be on a winning streak, growing both in units and customer visits, finds The NPD Group, a leading global informa
Covelli Enterprises, the largest franchisee of Panera LLC, is opening the 2,000th Panera Bread in the nation.
The Catering Institute announced that its 2016 Restaurant Catering Leadership Workshop will include speakers such as Erle Dardick, Fred LeFranc, and Michael Mack.
Long known for its bakery-inspired fare, Panera has thrown its hat into the gluten-free arena with a new product, which it began testing in Detroit October 28.
Last week, a group of consumer, health, and environmental groups released an antibiotic policy scorecard grading 25 of the largest limited-service brands.
Customers are less satisfied with fast food as their discretionary income improves and preferences shift in favor of quality over price, according to new data from the American Customer Satisfactio
At Menus of Change, chefs, C-suite execs, nutritionists, and health policy experts alike preached a mission to imbue the foodservice industry with healthier menu options.