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Fazoli’s Finished 2017 with 57 Franchise Sales Records

2018-01-18 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 nati...

Jason's Deli: Data Breach Could Affect 2 Million Cards

2018-01-15 Hackers have struck the quick-service industry again.

MOD Pizza Raises 33 Million in Equity Capital

2018-01-09 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...

Franke Foodservice Systems Acquires Facility Solutions, Inc.

2018-01-04 Franke Foodservice Systems, a global equipment and supplies solutions provider based in Smyrna, Tennessee, announced the acquisition of Facility Solut...

Good Times Reports Impressive Sales Growth in 1Q

2018-01-04 Good Times Restaurants Inc., operator of Good Times Burgers & Frozen Custard, a regional quick-service restaurant chain focused on fresh, high-qua...

Minimum Wage Hikes Take Hold Around the Country

2018-01-02 The future of the federal minimum wage rate is anybody’s guess right now.

Report: Subway Closed Over 900 Restaurants in 2017

2017-12-25 Subway has a challenging 2018 ahead. According to Business Insider, the world’s largest quick-service chain dropped its U.S.

Jack in the Box Deals Qdoba for $305M in Cash

2017-12-19 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.

Muscle Maker Grill's Initial Public Offering Now Qualified

2017-12-14 Muscle Maker, Inc, the owner of Muscle Maker Grill, the rapidly expanding fast-casual restaurant brand promoting a healthy lifestyle by offering nutri...

Sales Climb at Good Times, Bad Daddy’s Burger Bar

2017-12-08 Good Times Restaurants Inc., operator of Good Times Burgers & Frozen Custard, a regional quick service restaurant chain focused on fresh, high qua...