CANTON, Mass. – Dunkin' Brands Group Inc. (Nasdaq:DNKN) announced Wednesday that it has extended the contract of chairman and CEO Nigel Travis through December 2018. His current contract was set to run out in December 2016.
GLENDALE, Calif. – IHOP has declared today National Pancake Day. What exactly does that mean? It means that IHOP's 1,600 licensed restaurants are serving free buttermilk pancakes from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m.
NEW YORK – Across the nation the average air temperature rose this past week giving consumers a taste of spring. However, despite this sales incentive consumer seemed to be more in favor of getting rid of their cabin fever by spending time outdoors rather than shopping this past week.
A crazy employee can be costly. In this case, it was a franchise's employee. A West Virginia district manager urinated in the kitchen sink of a Pizza Hut franchise, the same sink used to wash kitchen utensils and supplies.
Sally J. Smith is president and CEO of Buffalo Wild Wings (Nasdaq: BWLD). She sat down with Dean Sri Zaheer of the University of Minnesota's Carlson School of Management for its 8th Annual Women's Leadership Conference in 2012.
Restaurant customer migration continues to eat away at top line growth and bottom line profits for chain restaurants. Since 2009 the economic turmoil, malaise, or quagmire has been to blame if one were to listen to earnings conference calls conducted by many major chains.
How can I ignore this USA Today article, Eat McDonald’s for Three Months and Lose 37 Pounds? It contains a few of the threads that tie together all the stuff that people are saying about diet and fast food.