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Panera 2Q same-store sales rise 2.3 percent

Nation's Restaurant News - Tue, 2016-07-26 16:57
Refranchising charges cut into net income in the quarter Refranchising charges cut into net income in the quarter

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BJ’s reports soft 2Q same-store sales

Nation's Restaurant News - Tue, 2016-07-26 16:50
Same-store sales fall 0.2 percent at the casual-dining operator Same-store sales fall 0.2 percent at the casual-dining operator

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Buffalo Wild Wings: ‘Challenging sales environment’ spurs decline

Nation's Restaurant News - Tue, 2016-07-26 16:40
Casual-dining chain’s same-store sales fell in the second quarter Casual-dining chain’s same-store sales fell in the second quarter

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Buffet brands aim to broaden appeal

Nation's Restaurant News - Tue, 2016-07-26 16:33
As a group, the four-chain segment saw aggregate U.S. sales decline 14.6 percent to $781.5 million As a group, the four-chain segment saw aggregate U.S. sales decline 14.6 percent to $781.5 million

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2016 Second 100: Why Newk's Eatery is the No. 5 fastest-growing chain

Nation's Restaurant News - Tue, 2016-07-26 16:17
A closer look at the top 5 fastest-growing restaurant chains from the latest NRN Second 100 report.

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2016 Second 100: Why Zoës Kitchen is the No. 4 fastest-growing chain

Nation's Restaurant News - Tue, 2016-07-26 16:11
A closer look at the top 5 fastest-growing restaurant chains from the latest NRN Second 100 report.

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New units fuel Bakery-Cafe growth

Nation's Restaurant News - Tue, 2016-07-26 16:07
Larger brands closed underperforming locations, and smaller brands opened new units Larger brands closed underperforming locations, and smaller brands opened new units

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2016 Second 100: Why The Habit Burger Grill is the No. 2 fastest-growing chain

Nation's Restaurant News - Tue, 2016-07-26 16:04
A closer look at the top 5 fastest-growing restaurant chains from the latest NRN Second 100 report.

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Menu, marketing moves elevate Family Dining

Nation's Restaurant News - Tue, 2016-07-26 15:59
Smaller regional chains reap benefits of such innovations as seasonal limited-time offers, local tie-ins Smaller regional chains reap benefits of such innovations as seasonal limited-time offers, local tie-ins

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Pizza chains get back to basics

Nation's Restaurant News - Tue, 2016-07-26 15:53
Hungry Howie’s, Pizza Ranch stand out in segment by enhancing existing efforts Hungry Howie’s, Pizza Ranch stand out in segment by enhancing existing efforts

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The best fast food, picked by the world's top chefs

Topix - Tue, 2016-07-26 13:04

At the airport. En route to another critical meeting. Fast food is everywhere, and unavoidable.

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McDonald's given green light by council despite objections

Topix - Tue, 2016-07-26 13:04

Rushmoor Borough Council had 43 comments against the drive-thru restaurant in Aldershot, with residents citing traffic congestion in Ash Road and North Lane as a cause for concern An Aldershot road is soon to be home to two fast food restaurants after Rushmoor Borough Council gave McDonald's the thumbs up despite the objections of some residents. The chain applied to build a drive-thru and takeaway restaurant at 225 Ash Road, in place of the former West London Training Ltd building, just yards from a new KFC which is currently being built.

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McDonalds shares fall 3.3% after missing analyst estimates

Topix - Tue, 2016-07-26 10:45

Fast food chain McDonald's suffered a 3.3% dip in their shares in pre-market trading on Tuesday after missing estimates for revenue and same-store sales for the second quarter. It reported net income of $1.09 billion, or $1.25 per share, down from $1.2bn, or $1.26 per share, for the same period last year.

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Foodtech key to tapping into growing Indian foodservice market

FastCasual.com - Tue, 2016-07-26 09:58
A new report from TechSci Research shows that over the next five years, India may be one of the most promising markets for food service investment, But you must be a leading-edge system for both online ordering and meal delivery.

5 Things Marketing Can do to Improve the Overall In-Store Experience

FastCasual.com - Tue, 2016-07-26 09:42
Customer experience is huge in the restaurant industry. It’s the number one reason (besides great food) that a customer will make a return trip.

Britain's first 'Mukbang' star reveals how she binge...

Topix - Tue, 2016-07-26 06:26

YouTube vlogger Lydie is cashing in on an internet craze called 'Mukbang', which sees thousands of people watching her binge eat her way through mountains of fast food A video of a student scoffing McDonald's takeaway in 23 minutes has been watched by up more than 100,000 hits on a video of her The 25-year-old has racked up hundreds of thousands of views of her ploughing her way through KFC, pizza, Burger King , noodles and pancakes. She set up the YouTube account Mange Tout as a hobby two months ago after being inspired by Americans and South Koreans who participate in the new online phenomenon Mukbang.

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