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Former McDonald's CEO Invests in Pizza Fast Casual

2017-05-23 Cleveland Avenue LLC, a Chicago-based accelerator that strategically invests in innovative, consumer-focused restaurant, food, and beverage concepts, ...

Jack in the Box Could Sell Qdoba

2017-05-18 Fourteen years and more than 600 new locations later, Jack in the Box has decided it is time to potentially sell Qdoba.

Boston Market to Transform Cash Management

2017-05-17 Fifth Third Bank announced an expansion of their strategic relationship with Boston Market to roll out Fifth Third Currency Processing Solutions in ap...

McDonald's Opening the Checkbook for Franchisees

2017-05-12 McDonald’s “Experience of the Future” design comes with a price tag that might as well be science fiction for some franchisees.

Fast Casual, Quick Service Sales Slump in April

2017-05-12 Restaurant sales in April weren’t all that different than March, which by most calculations isn’t a positive thing.

Sales Declined 5 Percent at Papa Murphy's in 1Q

2017-05-11 Papa Murphy's Holdings, Inc. announced financial results for its first quarter ended April 3, 2017.

Noodles & Company Completes Closure of 55 Restaurants

2017-05-11 Noodles & Company announced financial results for its first quarter ended April 4, 2017.

Wendy's Focus on Freshness Drives Strong Sales

2017-05-11 Continued marketing around value and ingredients drove Wendy’s to its 17th consecutive quarter of positive same-store sales.

Good Times Reports Sales Growth in 2Q

2017-05-11 Good Times Restaurants Inc., operator of Good Times Burgers & Frozen Custard, a regional quick service restaurant chain focused on fresh, high qua...

Submit for the 2017 QSR 50 Today!

2017-05-09 It's the industry's biggest report: The QSR 50, your annual run-down of the best-performing U.S.