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#getfried Fry Café Signs Master Franchise Deal in Middle East

QSR Magazine - Fri, 2016-05-27 15:49
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#getfried Fry Café, a quick-serve restaurant franchise that offers a variety of gourmet topped french fries, announced an exclusive master franchise agreement signed for the MENA region with World Franchise Associates, an international franchise development company with business presence in the MENA, Europe, the Americas, and Southeast Asia.

Chains: #getfried Fry Café

Trending Tables: 50 hot restaurants for summer 2016

Nation's Restaurant News - Fri, 2016-05-27 15:42
NRN presents a look at the cuisines and concepts gaining favor around the country NRN presents a look at the cuisines and concepts gaining favor around the country

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Just Salad Shows Its Pride with Rainbow Salad

QSR Magazine - Fri, 2016-05-27 15:41
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Just Salad is celebrating Gay Pride Month as an official sponsor of NYC Pride. The 28-location salad chain will unveil a pride-themed salad, “The Big Gay Garden Salad” on June 1 in all of its U.S. stores.

“From our cashiers to our choppers to our management team, the LGBT community is a big part of our company, so of course we’re happy to be supporting NYC Pride,” says CEO and cofounder Nick Kenner.

Chains: Just Salad

Pay for restaurant CEOs on the rise

Nation's Restaurant News - Fri, 2016-05-27 15:35
NRN data analysis of 2015 compensation shows pay dip among top earners, but the majority of CEOs saw pay increases NRN data analysis of 2015 compensation shows pay dip among top earners, but the majority of CEOs saw pay increases

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Pieology Opens First Maryland Store in Gaithersburg

QSR Magazine - Fri, 2016-05-27 15:32
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Pieology Pizzeria has opened its very first Maryland in Gaithersburg. A proven favorite in the custom fast casual segment amongst pizza fans, Pieology Gaithersburg features the company’s newly introduced custom salad program and offers locals the opportunity to enjoy personalized pizzas and made-to-order custom salads, using an unlimited selection of over 40 toppings. This is the first location operated by franchise partner, MMM Pizza 1.

Chains: Pieology Pizzeria

Dickey's Signs Eight-Unit Texas-Louisiana Deal

QSR Magazine - Fri, 2016-05-27 15:19
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Dickey’s Barbecue Pit has partnered with Marshland Foods LLC to open eight new locations along the I-10 Corridor. The first store will open in Lake Charles, Louisiana, and two new store openings will follow in Beaumont, Texas. Other new stores will open in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, and Pearland, Sugar Land, Cypress, and Baytown, Texas. All stores will open within the next five years.

Chains: Dickey's Barbecue Pit

Chick-fil-A names new president, COO

Nation's Restaurant News - Fri, 2016-05-27 14:28
Former executive vice president of operations Tim Tassopoulos started as hourly worker Former executive vice president of operations Tim Tassopoulos started as hourly worker

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iSappos Your best POS Technology Provider

FastCasual.com - Fri, 2016-05-27 14:27
We have the experience of working in the POS industry for over 20 years from manufacturing POS hardware to customizing unique designs and to fit different customers' needs around the world. Our design and engineering know-how extends from the main stream POS terminal solutions to the Mobile POS and required today for small scale businesses.

Penegor takes reins as Wendy's CEO

SmartBrief - Fri, 2016-05-27 14:11
Todd Penegor is the new CEO and president of Wendy's.  -More
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How Huddle House got franchisees to embrace its remodeling efforts

SmartBrief - Fri, 2016-05-27 14:11
Huddle House used a multipronged strategy to convince franchisees to remodel their restaurants after the company decided it w -More
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How restaurant chains can compete in emerging markets

SmartBrief - Fri, 2016-05-27 14:11
The global markets tagged for the fastest growth in the next five years are largely filled with small eateries, but US brands -More
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Motivate your employees with meaning, recognition

SmartBrief - Fri, 2016-05-27 14:11
A sense of meaning is crucial to motivate employees to reach their potential, research shows.  -More
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Frustrated? Try looking forward

SmartBrief - Fri, 2016-05-27 14:11
Frustration can lead to blaming others, but Dan Rockwell suggests helping people instead take responsibility for their situat -More
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Snapchat joins Starwood loyalty menu in youth move

SmartBrief - Fri, 2016-05-27 14:11
Wooing younger customers, Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide has begun offering Snapchat Geofilters to loyalty club members  -More
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Webinar: Taking your business to the next level

SmartBrief - Fri, 2016-05-27 14:11
Join IFA on June 1 for the latest in the WednesdayWise webinar series.  -More
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Make your nominations for major IFA awards through June 27

SmartBrief - Fri, 2016-05-27 14:11
Each year, IFA honors an elite group of individuals with its highest awards during the annual convention.  -More
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N.Y. appeals court paves the way for salt warning

SmartBrief - Fri, 2016-05-27 14:11
A New York appeals court ruled Thursday that New York City can move forward with enforcement of its rule requiring restaurant -More
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IFA SmartBrief will not publish May 30

SmartBrief - Fri, 2016-05-27 14:11
In observance of Memorial Day, IFA SmartBrief will not publish on Monday, May 30.  -More
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Abercrombie & Fitch wants to go upscale

Store Front Talk Back - Fri, 2016-05-27 13:48

Abercrombie & Fitch Executive Chairman Arthur Martinez thinks shoppers have tired of fast fashion and are willing to spend more for a quality product.

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