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Chipotle, Buffalo Wild Wings: Former darlings feel activist heat

Nation's Restaurant News - Wed, 2016-12-07 14:24
Blog: Growth chains show fickle nature of the restaurant industry, and Wall Street

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Porsche campaign continues to be a winner

AutoNews - Wed, 2016-12-07 14:00
Porsche's dramatic look back at its most recent racing season remained on top of our weekly viral video charts.
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'Mystery device' helps thieves steal cars with push-button ignitions

AutoNews - Wed, 2016-12-07 13:27
The National Insurance Crime Bureau today said it obtained and tested a so-called 'mystery device' that can allow a thief to break into a vehicle without leaving behind any of the traditional pieces of evidence such as broken glass.
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Cap Ex Continues To Rise

Hotel Interactive - Wed, 2016-12-07 12:58
Social Media, Brand Standards Major Factors For Record Level Of Spending In 2016

Why Moe's Southwest Grill, A&W focusing on digital marketing

FastCasual.com - Wed, 2016-12-07 12:55
Digital media is always changing, so it's important to stay up-to-date with the latest trends and developments.

5 ways to attract the under-tapped teen consumer

FastCasual.com - Wed, 2016-12-07 12:50
As the restaurant industry faces among the lowest annual revenues since 2008, the teen market represents a bright spot in future spending. For the restaurant that does it right, there's a goldmine waiting to be discovered.

What to learn from DC's pizza brand's fake news nightmare

FastCasual.com - Wed, 2016-12-07 12:44
The potentially brand-ending effects of rumor in the Internet age became painfully evident Sunday when a fake news report connected to Washington D.C's pizzeria, Comet Ping Pong, led to a gunman opening fire. The incident should serve as a lesson as to how and why brands need response plans in place.

McAlister’s names Paul Macaluso president

Nation's Restaurant News - Wed, 2016-12-07 12:12
Macaluso succeeds Rick Altizer as head of deli chain Macaluso succeeds Rick Altizer as head of deli chain

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Ford's futurist foreshadows consumer trends to watch in 2017

AutoNews - Wed, 2016-12-07 11:03
As the in-house futurist at Ford, Sheryl Connelly's job is to predict the future -- not necessarily about driving or cars, but about how consumer behavior is changing.
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Must-see videos: Taco Bell shares customers’ ‘Taco Tales’

Nation's Restaurant News - Wed, 2016-12-07 11:01
NRN video picks you need to watch this week NRN video picks you need to watch this week

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S. Korea to slap VW with record fine, pursue execs over emissions ads

AutoNews - Wed, 2016-12-07 04:25
South Korea will file criminal complaints against five former and current executives at VW Group's local unit and fine the automaker a record $32 million for false advertising on vehicle emissions.
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Ford conducts additional tests on 2017 F-150 and Raptor 10-speed transmissions

AutoNews - Tue, 2016-12-06 18:22
Ford's 2017 F-150 and Raptor trucks with a new 10-speed transmission began arriving on some dealer lots last month, but the automaker said it is holding some models for additional testing as part of its normal launch ramp-up.
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Smashburger CEO Michael Nolan departs company

Nation's Restaurant News - Tue, 2016-12-06 18:11
Chain co-founder Tom Ryan appointed CEO Chain co-founder Tom Ryan appointed CEO

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Dave & Buster's names Margo Manning COO

Nation's Restaurant News - Tue, 2016-12-06 18:03
Dolf Berle resigns as company reports 3Q same-store sales increase of 5.9% Dolf Berle resigns as company reports 3Q same-store sales increase of 5.9%

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A look back at the trendy flavors of 2016

Nation's Restaurant News - Tue, 2016-12-06 17:52
Chiles, fermented foods and ethnic flavors dominated this year Chiles, fermented foods and ethnic flavors dominated this year

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