As part of a plan that will result in the refranchising of company-owned locations, Papa Murphy’s announced it will shutter up to 16 stores across several markets by the end of the year.
Focus Brands released 2016 financials for Moe’s Southwest Grill, McAlister’s Deli, and Schlotzsky’s. Growth was the prevailing theme for the three fast casual brands.
The world’s largest Pizza Hut franchisee purchased another major stake in Wendy’s Thursday, and put to rest a lengthy litigation issue for the fast food chain in the process.
After a report from a minority shareholder group accusing Fiesta Restaurant Group of having poor corporate governing practices, weak operating performance, and no strategic plan for Taco Cabana, th
Dippin’ Dots, LLC, the leading maker of flash-frozen beaded ice cream and frozen treats, posted double-digit growth in 2016, led by the company’s focus on account development and retention, strong
Cleveland Avenue LLC, a Chicago-based accelerator that strategically invests in innovative, consumer-focused restaurant, food, and beverage concepts, announced a strategic partnership and majority
Fourteen years and more than 600 new locations later, Jack in the Box has decided it is time to potentially sell Qdoba.
Fifth Third Bank announced an expansion of their strategic relationship with Boston Market to roll out Fifth Third Currency Processing Solutions in approximately 450 restaurants across the country
McDonald’s “Experience of the Future” design comes with a price tag that might as well be science fiction for some franchisees.
Restaurant sales in April weren’t all that different than March, which by most calculations isn’t a positive thing.
Papa Murphy's Holdings, Inc. announced financial results for its first quarter ended April 3, 2017.Key financial highlights for the first quarter of 2017 include the following:
Noodles & Company announced financial results for its first quarter ended April 4, 2017.Key highlights for the first quarter of 2017 versus the same quarter a year ago include:
Continued marketing around value and ingredients drove Wendy’s to its 17th consecutive quarter of positive same-store sales.
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
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Dunkin’ Donuts will continue to seek ways to differentiate itself by focusing on value, convenience, and simplification as the brand faces a decline in guest traffic.
Same-store sales declined at Shake Shack in the first quarter, catching analysts off guard and sending the stock plummeting in late trading Thursday.
Del Taco Restaurants, Inc., the second largest Mexican-American quick-service chain by units in the U.S., operating restaurants under the name Del Taco, announced fiscal first quarter 2017 financia
While Taco Bell’s same-store sales grew 8 percent in the first quarter of 2017 for Yum! Brands, the company didn’t have as much success with Pizza Hut.
Could Starbucks soon cut ties with its Teavana mall stores?
Arby’s, America’s leading Fast Crafted restaurant brand with more than 3,300 restaurants worldwide, today announced U.S. system same-store sales (SSS) growth of 1.6 percent in Q1 2017. Arby’s U.S.
No matter how you slice it, Domino’s is red-hot right now.
From Panera to Checkers to Popeyes, the deals keep rolling in, and don't expect that to change anytime soon.
Thanks to its impending merger agreement with JAB Holdings Company, Panera Bread is in a bit of a gray zone from a financial perspective.
In its first quarter as the owner of Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, Restaurant Brands International faced relatively flat sales growth as it plans the chicken brand’s global growth.
Chipotle announced its Q1 2017 earnings results Tuesday amid positive investor sentiment that the brand has begun to recover from food safety outbreaks in late 2015.
Saying that Chipotle has made “incredible progress,” CEO Steve Ells expressed optimism and pride following the fast casual’s first-quarter earnings Tuesday, results that exceeded analyst expectatio
Across the board, McDonald’s financial year is off to a resounding start.
Edible Arrangements founder and CEO Tariq Farid announced today that he has completed a buyback of equity of the company which had been held by Greenwich, Connecticut, private equity firm L Cattert