Starbucks’ first-quarter sales and traffic failed to impress investors Thursday afternoon. Shares slipped about 4 percent in after-hours trading to $58.05. They closed the day at $60.55.
Some experts are calling it a 'win-win' for the restaurant industry, and the effects are already being felt for some brands.
As always, McDonald’s upcoming earnings report on January 30 will draw attention from investors and competitors around quick service.
Restaurant Brands International understands the importance of digital in the quick-service space.
Juice It Up!, one of the nation’s leading smoothie, raw juice bar and hand-crafted smoothie bowl chains, announced it ended its fiscal year 2017 with same store sales (SSS) up 4 percent and average
Fazoli’s announced its year-end achievements for 2017 with the signing of six new development agreements to develop a total of 15 new restaurants nationwide and the opening of five restaurants, mos
Hackers have struck the quick-service industry again.
Four trends that will have an impact on the bottom line in 2018 and beyond.
Same-store sales are finally on the rise again. Also, fast casual was in the green for the first time since 2016.
MOD Super Fast Pizza Holdings, LLC, a pioneer of fast casual pizza, announced that it has raised $33 million of additional equity and closed a new $40 million credit facility.
Despite the buzz around Sweetgreen’s cashless move, brands aren’t jumping on the bandwagon.
Franke Foodservice Systems, a global equipment and supplies solutions provider based in Smyrna, Tennessee, announced the acquisition of Facility Solutions, Inc.
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
The future of the federal minimum wage rate is anybody’s guess right now. It remains $7.25 per hour, with no real clear path forward, although many pundits expect it to eventually rise.
Subway has a challenging 2018 ahead.
Follow these steps to trim costs and improve the bottom line in your restaurant.
More than 700-unit Qdoba is being sold to Apollo Global Management, LLC, for about $305 million in cash, Jack in the Box announced Tuesday.
How Republican-lead tax reform could change the industry.
The seafood chain is growing sales, and units, with a new design.
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, today
The closures were primarily focused in Eastern markets.
Self-ordering kiosks and cashless POS systems are all the rage, but are restaurants getting the best bang for their buck?
Hurricanes took their toll on the struggling segment.
This past year has been one to remember for the fast-food giant.
Sales are still rebounding after a tough third quarter.
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 Bad Daddy’s Bur
A judge is forcing the coffee giant to keep 77 mall locations open.
The quick-service chain is turning to value-based deals, digital innovations, to turn around sagging sales.
While technically loss leaders, built-in specials can drive business and ultimately lead to more customers.
Freddy’s Frozen Custard & Steakburgers released highlights of the company’s 2017 performance.