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PizzaRev Debuts iPourIt System in New CA Store

QSR Magazine - Thu, 2016-07-21 11:23
PizzaRev opens a new location in Thousand Oaks, California.Exclusive Brief: 0

PizzaRev has opened a new location in Thousand Oaks, California, at The Oaks Mall at 162 W. Hillcrest Drive. To celebrate the opening, PizzaRev will treat guests to free pizza on July 21 from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Anyone who ‘likes’ or ‘follows’ PizzaRev on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, or Snapchat and shows their like/follow status via phone or print-out will receive one complimentary, personal-sized pizza with any toppings of his or her choice.

Chains: PizzaRev

Rave Restaurant Group names interim CEO

Nation's Restaurant News - Thu, 2016-07-21 11:13
Randy Gier steps down as chief executive of the pizza company Randy Gier steps down as chief executive of the pizza company

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Pie Five Introduces Snickers Cheesecake Brownie

QSR Magazine - Thu, 2016-07-21 09:53
Pie Five debuts new dessert made with Snickers candy bar pieces.Exclusive Brief: 0

Pie Five Pizza Co. has taken a classic American candy bar and given it a modern twist with the new Cheesecake Brownie made with Snickers Bar. Featuring soft brownie, Snickers pieces, cheesecake, chocolate icing, and caramel drizzles, the Cheesecake Brownie is available across the country from July 26 to August 28.

With the new Cheesecake Brownie, Pie Five is once again breaking the mold on what a fast-casual pizza chain is capable of offering its guests.

Chains: Pie Five

Del Taco Reports Growth in Second Quarter Results

QSR Magazine - Thu, 2016-07-21 09:32
Image Caption: Image Credit: Del Taco announces its fiscal Q2 results.Exclusive Brief: 0

Del Taco Restaurants Inc., the second largest Mexican-American quick-serve chain by units in the U.S., operating restaurants under the name Del Taco, announced its fiscal second quarter 2016 financial results. 

The fiscal second quarter 2016 highlights include:

·        System-wide comparable restaurant sales growth of 3.3 percent and company-owned comparable restaurant sales growth of 3.1 percent, marking the eleventh and sixteenth consecutive quarter of gains, respectively

Chains: Del Taco

Papa John’s Delivers on Clean Ingredient Promise

QSR Magazine - Thu, 2016-07-21 09:12
Papa John's transitions to antibiotic-free chicken toppings and more.Exclusive Brief: 0

In December of 2015, Papa John’s International Inc. announced that its grilled chicken pizza toppings and chicken poppers would consist of poultry raised without human or animal antibiotics and fed on a vegetarian diet by summer 2016. Today, the world's third-largest pizza delivery company celebrates the fulfillment of that promise on its clean label journey.

Chains: Papa John's

GM reports first quarterly profit in Europe since 2011

AutoNews - Thu, 2016-07-21 09:00
GM reported its first quarterly profit in Europe in five years on Thursday, but the automaker warned that currency and market disruptions caused by the UK's decision to quit the EU could slash $400 million from second-half results in the region.
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AccorHotels Appoints Kevin Frid As COO For North & Central America

Hotel Interactive - Thu, 2016-07-21 07:13
Global hospitality leader AccorHotels is pleased to announce the appointment of Kevin Frid as Chief Operating Officer for North & Central ...

Boston Park Plaza Completes $100 Million Renovation

Hotel Interactive - Thu, 2016-07-21 06:57
BOSTON, MA-–Boston Park Plaza is pleased to announce the completion of a comprehensive, multi-year, $100 million renovation and restoration project. The ...

Zetsche says he does not see Brexit impacting vehicle demand

AutoNews - Thu, 2016-07-21 06:12
Daimler CEO Dieter Zetsche said he did not expect the UK's decision to leave the EU to have any effect on demand for vehicles.
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Why your app isn't appealing to your customer base - Thu, 2016-07-21 06:00
Not all apps are created equal, and consumers don't have the patience to wait while you to get it right.

Volvo eyes record year as profit triples in first half

AutoNews - Thu, 2016-07-21 05:43
Volvo is confident of reaching record sales and earnings for the full year after it reported half-year operating earnings rose to 5.59 billion Swedish crowns ($649.8 million) up from 1.66 billion in the same period last year.
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Starwood Hotels & Resorts' Tech-Forward Aloft Brand Arrives In Syracuse

Hotel Interactive - Thu, 2016-07-21 05:39
STAMFORD, CT--Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. today announced its rapidly growing Aloft brand has made its debut in Syracuse, New ...

Al J. Schneider Company Appoints New President & CEO

Hotel Interactive - Thu, 2016-07-21 05:33
LOUISVILLE, KY—The Al J. Schneider Company, has appointed Scott T. Shoenberger as the new President and Chief Executive Officer. Shoenberger most ...

Mercedes' second-quarter profit drops on Takata airbag recall

AutoNews - Thu, 2016-07-21 05:11
Daimler reported weaker profit from its Mercedes Cars unit in the second quarter because of the cost of refreshing its lineup and one-time charges related to recalling cars with faulty Takata airbags. The unit's profit margin dropped to 6.
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First Shift: GM posts $2.9 billion profit

AutoNews - Thu, 2016-07-21 01:01
GM posts $2.9 billion profit; Musk's 'master plan' takes Tesla beyond EVs, batteries; Rosekind: U.S. still bullish on autonomous cars; Daimler, Volvo profits; Chevy's product pipeline.
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Six ways your restaurant's reputation is affecting your online orders - Thu, 2016-07-21 00:00
As technology makes it easier for your customers to order online, it also makes it more important than ever to manage your restaurant's reputation.

Metaldyne Performance Group to consolidate 8 brands

AutoNews - Wed, 2016-07-20 16:39
Powertrain components supplier Metaldyne Performance Group will consolidate its eight brands following a merger nearly two years ago. All brands will fall under the MPG moniker.
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Lower costs, higher prices boost Del Taco profits

Nation's Restaurant News - Wed, 2016-07-20 16:22
Same-store sales rose 3.3 percent in the second quarter Same-store sales rose 3.3 percent in the second quarter

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BMW N.A. retains Interpublic's UM for media work

AutoNews - Wed, 2016-07-20 16:19
Interpublic Group's UM has retained BMW's North American media planning and buying account after a review. The agency has also picked up media planning for BMW-owned Mini, after previously handling buying.
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Promoting gender diversity in the restaurant industry

SmartBrief - Wed, 2016-07-20 14:48
Women in the restaurant industry should empower one another, lead by example and remain dedicated to their work, said Del Tac -More
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