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Starbucks opens Military Community Stores

FastCasual.com - Sun, 2014-11-09 13:53
Starbucks has opened its first two Starbucks Military Community Stores at Joint Base Lewis-McChord near Tacoma, Washington and Joint Base San Antonio in Texas.

Four ways the game has changed for restaurant brands

FastCasual.com - Sun, 2014-11-09 13:53
Nimbleness, dynamic customer relationships, customization and millennial insights are all key to brand success, says FOCUS Brands CEO Steve DeSutter.

Webinar: Turning Customer Feedback into Growth - Taco John’s Shares How Guest Surveys Help Build Business

FastCasual.com - Sun, 2014-11-09 13:53
Shawn Eby, Vice President for Operations at Taco John’s®, discusses the process he and his team embarked upon to identify the needs they faced in cultivating a “guest-centric” culture. He also shares the steps Taco John’s used to determine which technologies and partnerships they sought to grow for the future.

Newk's will open newest location with Make-A-Wish Fundraiser

FastCasual.com - Sun, 2014-11-09 13:53
The fundraiser is part of the grand opening celebration for the newest Newk's, located in the Inverness area in Birmingham, Alabama.

La Madeleine rolls out holiday menu

FastCasual.com - Sun, 2014-11-09 13:53
La Madeleine French Country Café has announced its holiday seasonal menu.

Maui Wowi adds holiday heat

FastCasual.com - Sun, 2014-11-09 13:53
Maui Wowi Hawaiian is releasing two holiday espresso beverages to its menu: Peppermint Mocha and Gingerbread Latte.

Noodles & Company makes incremental progress in Q3

FastCasual.com - Sun, 2014-11-09 13:53
Noodles & Company announced that same-store comps increased 1.7 percent system-wide.

Top 100: People – Kevin Miles, Zoës Kitchen

FastCasual.com - Sun, 2014-11-09 13:53
Kevin Miles, president of Zoës Kitchen, is number four on our list of the 2014 Fast Casual Top 100 Movers & Shakers: People.

Costa Vida expands Nevada footprint

FastCasual.com - Sun, 2014-11-09 13:53
The new Costa Vida location will be the second opening in the Reno area by owner Gary Moore.

Illegal Pete's won't change name, despite pressure from Latino groups

FastCasual.com - Sun, 2014-11-09 13:53
Owner Pete Turner said the chain's name is not a reference to immigrants who enter the country illegally, but comes from a novel and the name he shares with his father.

Dickey's ramping up holiday offerings with online ordering

FastCasual.com - Sun, 2014-11-09 13:53
The day before Thanksgiving is the biggest sales day of the year for Dickey's, with a more than 80 percent increase for the 2013 holiday season.

Argo Tea launches pay-ahead mobile app

FastCasual.com - Sun, 2014-11-09 13:53
The new Argo LoyalTEA app will allow users to pre-order and pay for beverages for immediate pick-up at the bar station upon arrival.

Genghis Grill sponsors 'Build Your Own Bowl' contest

FastCasual.com - Sun, 2014-11-09 13:53
The contest will reward three contestants with free Genghis Grill for a year in recognition of their original creations.

Veterans can score free froyo at Orange Leaf on Veteran's Day

FastCasual.com - Sun, 2014-11-09 13:53
Orange Leaf Frozen Yogurt will offer all retired and active-duty military personnel a free cup of froyo, up to 11 ounces, on Veteran's Day, Nov. 11.

Miami Subs offers vets 50% off

FastCasual.com - Sun, 2014-11-09 13:53
Miami Subs and The New Miami Grill will offer 50 percent off menu items for Veterans Day promotion.

Tropical Smoothie Café opens milestone 400th restaurant

FastCasual.com - Sun, 2014-11-09 13:53
The 400th café, located at 5221 Monroe Street in Toledo, Ohio, is owned by multi-unit franchisee Julie Munson.