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When it comes to wage protests, do hourly job seekers really care?

FastCasual.com - Thu, 2014-11-06 13:23
Job seekers ages 45-54 years old had the strongest opinion of the impact of wage protests.

Some LA area eateries adding 3% surcharge to cover insurance costs

FastCasual.com - Thu, 2014-11-06 13:23
The restaurant owners say the surcharge isn't meant to make a political point, but is simply a way to cover the cost of healthcare for employees while negotiating razor-thin profit margins.

Juice It Up! refreshes menu

FastCasual.com - Thu, 2014-11-06 13:23
Updates include new menu items and new menu boards system-wide.

Henny Penny announces leadership and structural changes

FastCasual.com - Thu, 2014-11-06 13:23
Henny Penny has announced several leadership changes and an organizational restructuring.

1,000 Starbucks partners enroll in college classes through partnership

FastCasual.com - Thu, 2014-11-06 13:23
Starbucks partnered with Arizona State University for its College Achievement Plan, which will help learners earn their bachelor's degrees.

Caribou Coffee teams up with yarnbombing artist for 'Arch of Hope'

FastCasual.com - Thu, 2014-11-06 13:23
The 60-foot arch, constructed from 14 shades of pink yarn, will remain on display throughout October in honor of cancer patients and families.

Is it possible to deliver fine dining experience for $10?

FastCasual.com - Thu, 2014-11-06 13:23
Frank Klein, CEO of Asian Box, thinks it's possible. The Asian concept sources sustainable ingredients, makes its own sauces and butchers its own meat.

Top 100: People – Amit Kleinberger, Menchie's

FastCasual.com - Thu, 2014-11-06 13:23
Amit Kleinberger, CEO of Menchies, is number 18 on our list of the 2014 Fast Casual Top 100 Movers & Shakers: People.

Kolache Factory opens first San Antonio store

FastCasual.com - Thu, 2014-11-06 13:23
The new location will offer call-ahead and online ordering, a drive-thru and a full service coffee bar.

Smoothie King posts 8.41% growth in Q3

FastCasual.com - Thu, 2014-11-06 13:23
Smoothie King Franchises, Inc. reported same stores sales growth of 8.41 percent in Q3 and also inked 22 franchise deals that will lead to the development of 100 stores nationwide.

Chipotle scares up Halloween costume promotion

FastCasual.com - Thu, 2014-11-06 13:23
Chipotle will offer $3 burritos, bowls, salads, tacos and kids meals to customers in costume on Oct. 31 from 5 p.m. until closing. Proceeds go to the Chipotle Cultivate Foundation.

Jamba Juice inks 35-unit master development agreement for Taiwan

FastCasual.com - Thu, 2014-11-06 13:23
Jamba Juice now has 515 stores in the pipeline internationally, including South Korea, Canada, the Philippines, Mexico, UAE, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Oman, Kuwait, Qatar and Taiwan.

Lavu iPad POS now accepts PayPal

FastCasual.com - Thu, 2014-11-06 13:23
Customers can pay for purchases using PayPal's mobile app.

Farmer Boys piles on the bacon bandwagon with two offerings

FastCasual.com - Thu, 2014-11-06 13:23
Farmer Boys' offering capitalizes on bacon's popularity.

McAlister's going big with new sandwich, catering options

FastCasual.com - Thu, 2014-11-06 13:23
Offerings focus on bold flavors, larger portions.

VERTSKEBAP expands Texas footprint

FastCasual.com - Thu, 2014-11-06 13:23
The four new stores will bring the chain's total to 20 by the close of 2014.