Culver’s, a growing franchise with more than 600 family-owned and operated restaurants in 24 states, entered into a business agreement with affiliates of Roark Capital Group, an Atlanta-based priva
Mother Nature fractured the restaurant industry’s overall performance in recent months. That’s the obvious fact, but what does the data tell us about the health of the business as a whole?
Muscle Maker, Inc., the owner of Muscle Maker Grill, the rapidly expanding fast-casual restaurant brand promoting a healthy lifestyle by offering nutritious alternatives to traditional dishes, toda
The fact that Domino’s shares were down by more than 5 percent on the news of its third quarter earnings may only be due to the brand setting a continual standard for its strong sales per
Domino’s recent sales have set a high bar for the pizza chain.
Budget-conscious materials and DIY ingenuity can trim costs and, if done right, bolster brand identity.
While the GDPR is EU-authored and focused legislation, its reach extends around the globe, including to the U.S.
Good Times Restaurants Inc., operator of Good Times Burgers & Frozen Custard, a regional quick-service restaurant chain focused on fresh, high-quality, all-natural products and of Bad Daddy’s B
Millions of credit and debit cards could be at risk thanks to an alleged security breach at Sonic Drive-In, according to
Juice It Up!, one of the nation’s leading raw juice bar and hand-crafted smoothie franchises, announced that system-wide third quarter sales increased 4 percent over quarter three of 2016, and year
Since being purchased by Oak Hill Capital earlier in the year, the 32-year-old brand has grown stronger and more prepared for the future.
Brands around the country are scrambling to survive the price hike, trying everything from new menu deals to task forces.
Luna Grill, a pioneer in the luxe-casual Mediterranean restaurant segment, announced Monday that it has received an equity investment from PWP Growth Equity specifically targeted to spur growth in
With nearly 25 percent of its company base in the Houston metropolitan area, Fiesta Restaurant Group felt a heavy impact from Hurricane Harvey.
Global Franchise Group announced Friday it acquired Round Table Pizza in a move that will give the strategic brand management company close to $1 billion in systemwide sales and about 1,500 stores
It’s clear that hurricanes Harvey and Irma will dent restaurant profits around the nation. Just how much won’t remain a mystery for long—at least not when it comes to publicly traded brands.
Evolving key business areas such as operations, marketing, branding, and, finance can drive bottom-line results.
Cafe Rio, a high-growth, fast-casual Mexican restaurant company, announced that it has been acquired by Freeman Spogli & Co.
Victor Fernandez, executive director of insights and knowledge at TDn2K, called August a “tale of two different periods” for the restaurant industry.
Even the most optimistic of restaurateurs didn’t expect the second quarter of 2017 to look all that different from the first. Restaurants are in a period of transition.
Reaching 30 is no small feat, but Back Yard Burgers has hit the milestone with renewed energy—and a fresh infusion of capital, to boot.
Claiming that the concept isn’t actually losing money, Simon Property Group Inc., the country’s largest mall operator, is suing Starbucks Corp.
Back in July, Chipotle expressed optimism concerning its strained relationship with avocados. Chief financial officer John R.
The parent company of Bruegger’s Bagels will sell the brand to Caribou Coffee as it seeks to expand its international concepts in the U.S. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
A franchisee dispute in India will result in 169 McDonald’s closures and potentially thousands of jobs lost as the fast food chain takes action against a partner it said breached terms of contract
Shares of Zoës Kitchen slid in after-hours trading Thursday and throughout the day Friday following a sluggish second quarter that saw same-store sales and traffic dip across its 232-unit system.
Restaurant owners have many competitive and cost-effective financing options to choose from in today’s economic environment.
CIC Partners announced a growth capital investment in East Hampton Sandwich Company.
July cooked any optimism the restaurant industry might have felt from a promising June