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More Than 150 Top Restaurant Executives Discuss State of Marketing Automation at Fishbowl User Conference

More Than 150 Top Restaurant Executives Discuss State of Marketing Automation at Fishbowl User Conference

Fishbowl, the Intelligent Marketing Automation and Analytics Platform provider, just wrapped up its Second Annual User Conference in Washington, D.C. The conference brought together more than 150 leading restaurant and industry experts to discuss the importance of leveraging data and the latest technologies to intelligently engage guests, drive business results […]

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This Restaurant Chain Wants to Bring Chinese Hotpot to the World

This Restaurant Chain Wants to Bring Chinese Hotpot to the World

Sichuan HaiDiLao Catering Co., the Chinese spicy soup chain that offers free massages and manicures to awaiting customers, may open 80 outlets this year as it expands abroad. As many as 10 of the new restaurants will be outside China, Chairman Zhang Yong said. The Beijing-based company, which entered Los […]

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Quaker Steak & Lube Revs up for Patio Season with Many Fresh New Menu Items

Quaker Steak & Lube Revs up for Patio Season with Many Fresh New Menu Items

New all-day menu combines new flavors with fan favorites The award-winning, family casual-dining restaurant Quaker Steak & Lube, is gearing up for warm weather fun with a wide range of new menu items spanning multiple categories on its new all-day menu. More than a dozen items boasting creative, trendy flavors […]

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TacoTime Heats Up With New Ghost Pepper Chicken Burrito

TacoTime Heats Up With New Ghost Pepper Chicken Burrito

The Spicy New Menu Item Will be Available for a Limited Time TacoTime is firing up a hot new menu item; introducing the Ghost Pepper Chicken Burrito, available for a limited time only beginning April 26, through June 27. The Ghost Pepper Chicken Burrito is stuffed with mouthwatering fajita chicken, […]

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Arby's Outperforms Industry as First Quarter Same-Store Sales Grow 1.6%

Arby’s Outperforms Industry as First Quarter Same-Store Sales Grow 1.6%

Arby’s, America’s leading Fast Crafted restaurant brand with more than 3,300 restaurants worldwide, today announced U.S. system same-store sales (SSS) growth of 1.6 percent in Q1 2017[1]. Arby’s U.S. system two-year SSS growth was 7.6 percent. This marks 26 consecutive quarters of SSS growth for Arby’s as well as 17 […]

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Patron Mobile Dining App Launches with Partner American Merchant Brokers

Patron Mobile Dining App Launches with Partner American Merchant Brokers

Locally owned American Merchant Brokers, Inc. announced today that it has partnered with Patron Mobile nationwide to provide yet to open, new and existing restaurants the ability to take control of their restaurant’s future. Patron Mobile in partnership with American Merchant Brokers recently began the Patron Mobile Dining App rollout […]

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Camille's Ice Cream Bars Brings Smiles into Saudi Arabia

Camille’s Ice Cream Bars Brings Smiles into Saudi Arabia

Camille’s Ice Cream Bars, the world’s first U.S. franchise featuring freshly made ice cream, yogurt and sorbet, flash-frozen on a stick, announced today its first restaurant in Saudi Arabia has opened in Riyadh. In addition to Riyadh, Camille’s opened their first Middle East location in Qatar last year. Camille’s Ice […]

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Dunkin' Donuts Announces Plans For Six New Restaurants, Including One Multi-Brand Location With Baskin-Robbins, In Evansville, Indiana With Franchisees Taru, Sanjay And Kamlesh Patel

Dunkin’ Donuts Announces Plans For Six New Restaurants, Including One Multi-Brand Location With Baskin-Robbins, In Evansville, Indiana With Franchisees Taru, Sanjay And Kamlesh Patel

Leading Coffee and Bakery Brand Seeks Franchisee Candidates throughout the Midwest and Southeast Regions Dunkin’ Donuts, America’s all-day, everyday stop for coffee and baked goods, announced today the signing of a multi-unit store development agreement with existing franchise group Maruti Donuts, Inc. to develop six Dunkin’ Donuts restaurants in Evansville, […]

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Sharky's Woodfired Mexican Grill Celebrates Old Traditions and New Flavors with Three New Tacos During Fiesta de Mayo

Sharky’s Woodfired Mexican Grill Celebrates Old Traditions and New Flavors with Three New Tacos During Fiesta de Mayo

At Sharky’s Woodfired Mexican Grill, May is more than Cinco de Mayo. It’s Fiesta de Mayo, a month-long celebration that starts this year with the debut of three new tacos available in each of Sharky’s 25 restaurants in California, Oregon and Nevada. The trio of artisanal tacos joining Sharky’s award-winning, […]

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Wahoo's Fish Taco Founder on Leaving the Corporate World

Wahoo’s Fish Taco Founder on Leaving the Corporate World

Nothing to Wing Lam is weird. Growing up in South America as an Asian kid in an Asian family, blended into two very different cultures, Wing doesn’t think much is weird. And for that he says don’t listen to people who tell you that you can’t do something because of […]

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Hot Harry's Fresh Burritos Giving Away 3,640 FREE Burritos

Hot Harry’s Fresh Burritos Giving Away 3,640 FREE Burritos

10 lucky registered winners in 7 Hot Harry locations will win a burrito a week for a year as part of the 2017 Cinco de Mayo “Burritoganza”! FREE Shirts on Cinco de Mayo – Friday, May 5 Customers at all seven Hot Harry’s Fresh Burritos locations have plenty to celebrate […]

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Spring Just Got Fresher with Wendy's Fresh Mozzarella Chicken Salad and Sandwich Duo

Spring Just Got Fresher with Wendy’s Fresh Mozzarella Chicken Salad and Sandwich Duo

Wendy’s new Fresh Mozzarella Chicken Salad and Fresh Mozzarella Chicken Sandwich, is a duo built with simple, yet deliciously different ingredients. “When we say fresh at Wendy’s, we mean it. While others cut corners, we deliver on our promise of freshness every day, thanks to our unique supply chain developed […]

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Restaurant Chain Growth Report 4/25/17

Restaurant Chain Growth Report 4/25/17

RestaurantData.com has released its latest Restaurant Chain Growth Report. Growing Concepts of Multi Unit Operators Concepts that have grown by at least 5% (if less than 50 units). California-based STEFANO’S SOLAR POWERED PIZZA has increased by 1 unit, from 3 to 4 (33% growth). This fast casual pizzeria is open for […]

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Juice It Up! Signs on Experienced Franchisees

Juice It Up! Signs on Experienced Franchisees

Leading Raw Juice and Smoothie Chain to Expand Footprint in the Inland Empire Juice It Up!, one of the nation’s leading raw juice bar and hand-crafted smoothie chains, is proud to announce its newest franchise agreement has been signed with franchise group Juice It Up! Rialto, LLC. Led by husband […]

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