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Akerman law firm forms National Restaurant Industry Group

FastCasual.com - Wed, 2014-12-17 15:06
The new group includes nearly 30 lawyers and regulatory professionals with broad experience representing restaurant industry clients in major U.S. and international markets.

Corner Bakery Cafe adds New Jersey location

FastCasual.com - Wed, 2014-12-17 15:06
The North Brunswick cafe marks the second of 20 locations that local operating partner Andy Race and President and CEO Nirav Mehta of Yum & Chill Restaurant Group NJ plan to open in Central and Northern New Jersey over the next seven years.

Potbelly sets sights on North Carolina

FastCasual.com - Wed, 2014-12-17 15:06
The region has been targeted for expansion because of its strong mix of attractive residential and growing business communities, according to a company press release.

BURGERFI announces Jupiter, Florida grand opening

FastCasual.com - Wed, 2014-12-17 15:06
The new location is the Florida-based chain's 25th in its home state and its 64th systemwide, with an additional 50 locations are slated to open by the end of 2015.

The four 'Cs' driving Jason's Deli's success

FastCasual.com - Wed, 2014-12-17 15:06
Jason's Deli racks up around $2.5M in AUVs. It's achieving that success by sticking with its core strengths, listening to customers, maintaining control and building strong company culture.

In 5 years, your whole day could revolve around Starbucks

FastCasual.com - Wed, 2014-12-17 15:06
Just when you thought the coffee behemoth can't possibly get any bigger, it announces a five-year plan to grow even more through non-traditional venues,expanded dayparts, mobile ordering and delivery.

Top 100: Technologies – Using social and mobile for training

FastCasual.com - Wed, 2014-12-17 15:06
Using social and mobile for training is number three on our list of the 2014 Fast Casual Top 100 Movers and Shakers: Technologies.

Costa Vida sets out to 'debunk gluten-free diet myths'

FastCasual.com - Wed, 2014-12-17 15:06
The fresh Mex chain is partnering with "Fit2Fat2Fit" Drew Manning, who is working to 'debunk the gluten-free diet trend, showing consumers the wrong way and the right way to maintain a gluten-free or gluten-friendly lifestyle.'

Maui Wowi Hawaiian surfs into West Palm Beach, Florida

FastCasual.com - Wed, 2014-12-17 15:06
The location at the Palm Beach Outlets is located on the east side of the shopping center in front of the New York & Company Outlet.

JJ's Red Hots kicks off '12 Days of Hot Dogs' promo

FastCasual.com - Wed, 2014-12-17 15:06
JJ's will then pick 12 finalists from customer-submitted hot dog ideas and feature each for a day during 12 Days of Hot Dogs, beginning Dec. 11.

Two deals will net 27 new locations for Wahlburgers

FastCasual.com - Wed, 2014-12-17 15:06
Two new deals mark Wahlburgers' entry into Florida and New York.

Jamba Juice reports increased sales, progress toward 'asset light' model

FastCasual.com - Wed, 2014-12-17 15:06
Jamba Juice refranchised 13 stores and added 51 new global franchise stores through the end of the third quarter, and reported mid-single digit percentage point increases through the first eight weeks of Q4

Einstein Noah brings back holiday gift offerings

FastCasual.com - Wed, 2014-12-17 15:06
Einstein Noah Restaurant Group announced the return of its Holiday Gift Card Packs and Coffee Gift Packs to its seasonal offerings.

Top 100: Technologies – Tabletop media/pay at table

FastCasual.com - Wed, 2014-12-17 15:06
Tabletop media/pay at table are number four on our list of the 2014 Fast Casual Top 100 Movers and Shakers: Technologies.

Datum Corporation now offering 24/7 support in SoCal

FastCasual.com - Wed, 2014-12-17 15:06
Datum's IT help desk initiative allows restaurants to support multiple vendors, with one point of contact for all system-wide support issues.

StickerYou Develops Innovative Technology that Changes the Branding Landscape for Small Business

FastCasual.com - Wed, 2014-12-17 15:06
Online technology makes packaging new products way more affordable. For the first time ever, small businesses can stand out by creating high quality custom product labels for under $10.

Illegal Pete's: 'We want to be living wage plus'

FastCasual.com - Wed, 2014-12-17 15:06
Illegal Pete's has earned a reputation for attracting and keeping high-quality employees. How do they do it?

Dickey's in the spotlight for cooking competition show

FastCasual.com - Wed, 2014-12-17 15:06
Dickey's will be the latest brand featured in TNT's cooking competition show "On the Menu." The winning dish will debut as an LTO the day after the episode airs.