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New fast food franchise to open

Topix - 21 hours 32 min ago

The chain restaurant will take residence on the corner of York and Bathurst Street in a building that formerly housed Flip Burger.

Categories: Today's Food News

Insomnia Cookies delivers for the late-night sweet tooth

Nation's Restaurant News - Fri, 2016-06-24 17:09
The concept, created in a dorm and catering to college students, is growing The concept, created in a dorm and catering to college students, is growing

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Just Salad Modernizes Manhattan Store Design

QSR Magazine - Fri, 2016-06-24 16:48
Image Caption: Image Credit: Just Salad partnered with design firm Architecture Outfit.Exclusive Brief: 0

Just Salad, the eco-friendly salad brand with 29 locations in New York, Chicago, Hong Kong, and Dubai, unveiled its new modern store design at 291 Seventh Avenue, Manhattan, across from the Fashion Institute of Technology.

To create the new store, Just Salad partnered with design firm Architecture Outfit, which created a simplistic design to match Just Salad’s approach to serving healthy meals.

Chains: Just Salad

2016 Top 100: Data & Rankings

Nation's Restaurant News - Fri, 2016-06-24 16:13
Curate Mobile / Responsive Homepage?:  Latest Items

Samsung Digital Signage Displays Transform Branch Banking Experience

FastCasual.com - Fri, 2016-06-24 15:26
See how Mountain America used digital signage to optimize their banking and financial services for their customers.

The Ins and Outs of Digital Signage

FastCasual.com - Fri, 2016-06-24 15:18
General learning on digital signage options and how businesses benefit. Download this ebook from Samsung.

Follow The (Digital) Signs [Infographic]

FastCasual.com - Fri, 2016-06-24 15:09
Review the infographic from Samsung to see survey results regarding the key use cases and the recognized benefits of digital signage.

Sonic tries to lure ‘guarded’ consumer with value meal

Nation's Restaurant News - Fri, 2016-06-24 14:37
$5 Boom Box deal is part of strategy to increase traffic $5 Boom Box deal is part of strategy to increase traffic

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Brexit could hit McDonald's and other chains

Nation's Restaurant News - Fri, 2016-06-24 14:34
Blog: British vote to exit European Union could hit chains' international sales and profits

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Burger & Lobster finds success with narrow focus

Nation's Restaurant News - Fri, 2016-06-24 14:29
The London-based upscale-casual chain aims to do only a few things, but well

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Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Makes El Paso Debut

QSR Magazine - Fri, 2016-06-24 12:27
Image Caption: Image Credit: Three Dickey's Barbecue Pit stores will open in El Paso, Texas.Exclusive Brief: 0

El Paso, Texas, will soon get three new Dickey's Barbecue Pit locations, according to a development agreement between the nation's largest barbecue chain and franchisees Hilario and Hugo Gonzalez. The first location is slated to open by fall 2016, with the other two stores to follow in the next consecutive years.

Chains: Dickey's Barbecue Pit

Juice It Up! Sales Up Despite Industry Drop

QSR Magazine - Fri, 2016-06-24 12:22
Image Caption: Image Credit: Juice It Up! reports growth in Q2 same-store sales.Exclusive Brief: 0

Juice It Up!, one of the nation’s leading raw juice bar and hand-crafted smoothie franchises, reported a Q2 with same-store sales rising 10 percent over the previous year. The chain also achieved a 7 percent system-wide increase in average unit volumes over the same period last year. This follows on the heels of a positive Q1, despite declines in the restaurant industry overall.

Chains: Juice It Up!

Branding local? Try these 3 strategies

FastCasual.com - Fri, 2016-06-24 12:20
Your restaurant may have a delicious menu, unique concept and four-star customer service, but in the current restaurant landscape, the only way to achieve success is by making yourself stand out to the locals.

Restaurant takeout and delivery are taking a bite out of dine-in traffic

Nation's Restaurant News - Fri, 2016-06-24 12:07
Capitalize on the growing popularity of delivery and takeout to protect your business’ market share.

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Man suffers head injuries after attack outside fast-food restaurant in Kettering

Topix - Fri, 2016-06-24 09:35

Police are appealing for witnesses to an assault that is alleged to have taken place outside McDonalds in Northfield Avenue, Kettering. A 51-year-old man who had driven into the car park was assaulted by another motorist at some point between 5.50pm and 6.15pm on Friday, June 10. A police spokesman said: "Officers would like to speak to anyone who may have witnessed this incident or have any information regarding it."

Categories: Today's Food News

Slapfish Brings ‘Boat-to-Plate’ Concept to Six More States

QSR Magazine - Fri, 2016-06-24 09:18
Image Caption: Image Credit: Fast-casual seafood chain signs deal to expand across U.S.Exclusive Brief: 0

With lobster rolls, chowder fries, and just-off-the-docks fish tacos in the desert, a seaside experience is coming to the Southwest. Slapfish, a Huntington Beach, California–based fast-casual seafood restaurant with an emphasis on serving fresh, sustainable dishes, has signed a multi-state franchise deal which will introduce the concept to Utah, Idaho, Arizona, Nevada, Colorado, and Texas.

Chains: Slapfish

National Retail Federation asks U.S. House to put OT regulation 'on pause'

FastCasual.com - Fri, 2016-06-24 07:29
The House Small Business Committee this week got an earful from the National Retail Federation on the Federal overtime regulations set to become effective Dec. 1. The NRF said the regulation will not only freeze hiring but will also lead to lay-offs and demotions.