Blaze Fast-Fire'd Pizza Coming Soon To Florida

Blaze Fast-Fire’d Pizza Coming Soon To Florida

October 24, 2014

Build-Your-Own Artisanal Pizza Chain Set To Open Eight Restaurants In Ft. Lauderdale, Gainesville, Boca Raton, Orlando, Sarasota, Davie & Tallahassee Blaze Fast Fire’d Pizza, the nation’s leading build-your-own pizza chain, today announced that it will soon be coming to Florida with plans to open eight locations in the state by the end of 2015. The […]

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McDonald's Needs To Disrupt Fast Food...Again

McDonald’s Needs To Disrupt Fast Food…Again

October 23, 2014

McDonald’s reported dismal quarterly financial results earlier this week, as it contends with price hikes on ingredients and labor, along with nagging questions about its food quality, which are pushing its customers to better deals or fresher options from its competitors. McDonald’s still commands a huge “middle” between such alternatives, but it’s starting to look […]

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textLIVING Ups the Ante in Digital Loyalty: Goodbye App, Hello Text

textLIVING Ups the Ante in Digital Loyalty: Goodbye App, Hello Text

October 23, 2014

Drives Higher Adoption, Engagement & Revenues for Local Merchants Digital loyalty program provider textLIVING is dramatically boosting loyalty program participation and related revenues for local merchants with a text-based platform that eliminates the inconvenience of punch or swipe cards as well as app downloads that discourage enrollment. The service’s ability to text subscribers about rewards […]

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Nestlé Toll House Café by Chip Rolls Out the Pumpkins for Holiday Treats

Nestlé Toll House Café by Chip Rolls Out the Pumpkins for Holiday Treats

October 23, 2014

Popular bakery cafés serve up signature pumpkin spice lattes, cookies for limited time The air is crisp, pumpkins abound and as outdoors enthusiasts bundle up for the chill, Nestle Toll House Café by Chip is baking the love with two seasonal favorites sure to deliver that warm and cozy feeling. Starting this Sunday, Oct. 26, […]

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Arby's Promotes Melissa Strait To Chief People Officer

Arby’s Promotes Melissa Strait To Chief People Officer

October 23, 2014

Newly Created Position Will Lead Global Talent Management Arby’s Restaurant Group, Inc. announced today that it was promoting Melissa Strait, SVP, Human Resources and Leadership Development, to Chief People Officer, a newly created position reporting to Paul Brown, Chief Executive Officer. In the new role Strait will be responsible for leading the strategy, development and […]

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Bar Trends: Games at the Table

Bar Trends: Games at the Table

October 23, 2014

How can your bar bring in new customers and keep loyal customers in their seats? Games! But you shouldn’t necessarily think about old standbys like pool and darts. While there’s nothing wrong with those games, your bar can be on the cutting edge of technology by offering games at the table using tablets, smartphones, or […]

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Multiple Career Pathways, Competitive Salaries and Consistent Pay Raises Pave The Way for Career Advancement in the Restaurant Industry

Multiple Career Pathways, Competitive Salaries and Consistent Pay Raises Pave The Way for Career Advancement in the Restaurant Industry

October 23, 2014

A majority of employees believe the foodservice industry offers opportunities for advancement and career success. According to a workforce study released by the National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation (NRAEF), more than 91 percent of restaurant employees ages 35 to 44 said they have advanced to a higher-paying job in the industry. And younger workers are […]

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Tasty, Good-For-You Sandwiches Take Center Stage on HealthyDiningFinder.com

Tasty, Good-For-You Sandwiches Take Center Stage on HealthyDiningFinder.com

October 23, 2014

Dig into delicious, Healthy Dining, dietitian-recommended choices at Erik’s DeliCafe Finding nutritious, fresh and tasty sandwiches, soups and salads in Northern California is easy thanks to Healthy Dining’s restaurant newest partner, Erik’s DeliCafé. With 33 locations, Erik’s DeliCafé features delicious, dietitian-recommended menu options on HealthyDiningFinder.com that also meet specific nutrition criteria emphasizing lean protein, vegetables, […]

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Captain D's Kicks off Corporate-Store Development Program

Captain D’s Kicks off Corporate-Store Development Program

October 23, 2014

After Long Absence, Captain D’s Ignites Corporate Growth Captain D’s celebrated a milestone on Oct. 20 by opening its first new company-owned restaurant in several years. The restaurant is located in Birmingham, Alabama’s Five Points area, and it is part of Captain D’s recently announced program to reignite corporate-store development. The Five Points location was […]

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On The Border Targets Towson, Opening Set for October 27

On The Border Targets Towson, Opening Set for October 27

October 23, 2014

World’s Largest Casual Dining Mexican Restaurant Chain Brings its Famous Tex-Mex Flavors and 125 New Jobs to Baltimore County On The Border Mexican Grill & Cantina – with border-style Mesquite-grilled fajitas, and the home of the Original Meltdown Margarita – brings a second location to the Baltimore area, with its new restaurant in Towson, while […]

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On The Border Thanks Veterans and Troops More than 150 Ways with FREE "Create Your Own Combo" This Veterans Day

On The Border Thanks Veterans and Troops More than 150 Ways with FREE “Create Your Own Combo” This Veterans Day

October 23, 2014

World’s Largest Casual Dining Mexican Restaurant Chain Says Thanks with its Best-Selling Option On The Border Mexican Grill & Cantina is saying “Thank You” more than 150 ways this Veterans Day, as all veterans and active duty military will receive, for FREE, OTB’s “Create Your Own Combo menu,” the restaurant’s best-seller featuring more than 150 […]

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Fresh and new: The Big Salad opens latest location at Charlotte's AL!VE health care park

Fresh and new: The Big Salad opens latest location at Charlotte’s AL!VE health care park

October 23, 2014

Healthy eating concept a ‘natural’ for health care facility The Big Salad is celebrating the grand opening of its sixth Michigan location at a place where nutrition and healthy dining choices are especially encouraged – AL!VE, the Hayes Green Beach Memorial Hospital’s experience-based destination health care park in Charlotte, Michigan, just west of Lansing. The […]

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Jimmy John's Under Fire for Worker Contracts

Jimmy John’s Under Fire for Worker Contracts

October 22, 2014

Jimmy John’s doesn’t want its low-wage workers to apply for jobs at rivals. Now, lawmakers are calling for an investigation into the sandwich chain’s policy of making workers sign contracts that bar them from working for its competition. Calling the practice a form of intimidation, House members Rep. Joseph Crowley and Rep. Linda Sánchez have […]

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Dunkin' Donuts Scares Up A Seasonal Favorite: Boston Scream Donut Returns For Halloween

Dunkin’ Donuts Scares Up A Seasonal Favorite: Boston Scream Donut Returns For Halloween

October 22, 2014

Dunkin’ Donuts also brews Halloween fun with #dresseDD Instagram and Twitter Contest Halloween is fast approaching and Dunkin’ Donuts is keeping guests and ghosts alike running through the holiday with the return of the Boston Scream Donut. A variation of its classic Boston Kreme Donut, the Boston Scream Donut is disguised for Halloween with a […]

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