A few weeks ago, QSR's sister publication, Rmgt, spoke with Andrew Freeman about food trends that are going to rock and define 2012.
Freeman heads a high-end hospitality agency that, for its fifth year, released a preview of the hottest trends and predictions in food and restaurants.
But what about...
The Wendy’s Company today announced the grand opening of the first joint venture Wendy’s restaurant in Japan, located in Tokyo’s Omotesando area.
Starting with Tokyo, Wendy’s Japan LLC plans a national rollout of restaurants in the coming years. Wendy’s Japan plans to open approximately 100 Wendy’s...
With at least two mid-size restaurant chains planning to expand through highway travel centers in the coming year, other quick serves looking to grow may want to hit the open road.
Both Huddle House and Fazoli’s, which, respectively, have 430 locations and 230 locations nationwide, are in the...
Local McDonald’s restaurants will be kicking off the new year by offering a free small cup of coffee to its customers in the Greater Sacramento, Stockton, and Modesto area.
Beginning Monday, January 2, all local McDonald’s restaurants throughout Northern California will be offering a free small...
Denise Lee Yohn: QSR's Marketing Guru
You may not think you have much in common with a celebrity, but if you’re like most quick-serve business owners I know, you do.
No, it’s not your good looks and charm—sorry.
Like celebrities, you’re in the public eye a lot, so you get lots of requests for help. You probably get solicitations for...
Texas-based fast casual Mama Fu’s Asian House is preparing to launch a secondary menu from which only customers in the know can order.
The Black Market Menu, which is set to debut in late January, will feature a rotating collection of items that won’t be featured on the regular menuboard.
If the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) gets its way, quick-service restaurants and thousands of other businesses may soon be forced to write hefty checks to protect their brands online.
ICANN’s proposed generic top-level domain (gTLD) program would allow the number of...
With the year 2011 coming to a rapid end, QSR takes stock of its most popular online stories of the last 12 months. This year's biggest headlines point to reader interest in franchising deals, the QSR 50, and (of course) food trucks.
"This was an exciting year for our editorial team," says Blair...