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
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
Soaring labor and food costs clouded Jack in the Box Inc.’s third-quarter earnings Wednesday.
Restaurant industry veteran Chuck Winship has invested in Little Greek Franchise Development, the franchise parent company of Little Greek Fresh Grill, says Nick Vojnovic, Little Greek president.
Wendy’s posted its 18th consecutive quarter of positive same-store sales Wednesday, beating profit and sales estimates and sending share values up despite reporting a net loss.
Garden Fresh Restaurant Corp. announced that it will sell the company's assets to affiliates of Cerberus Capital Management, L.P. ("Cerberus") and its partners.
Though Fiesta Restaurant Group posted revenue decline of 4.9 percent and a same-store sales drop of more than 4 percent at Taco Cabana and Pollo Tropical in its latest earnings report, ex
Wingstop has a plan to keep soaring chicken wing prices from grounding its sales momentum.
Despite posting same-store sales growth of 4.2 percent in the second quarter, Freshii shares dropped by nearly 20 percent Thursday as the company posted a net loss of $227,000.
A continued slip in same-store sales, along with a weak outlook for 2017, sent shares of Shake Shack tumbling nearly 5 percent in after-hours trading Thursday afternoon.
Another quarter of declining same-store sales at Pizza Hut offset strong sales growth at KFC and Taco Bell as parent company Yum!