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Straw Hat Pizza Has Another Positive Sales Year in 2017

Straw Hat Pizza Has Another Positive Sales Year in 2017

Straw Hat Pizza stores had significant sales growth in 2017 Straw Hat Pizza, the original California Pizza since 1959, announced it had positive same store sales in 2017.  Stores open for a full year in 2017 showed positive growth of 4.8% year over year with 20% of the chain showing […]

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Del Taco Continues Southeast Expansion

Del Taco Continues Southeast Expansion

Veteran Multi-Unit Operator Signs on to Develop Seven Locations Across the Region Del Taco Restaurants, Inc. (NASDAQ:TACO), the nation’s second leading Mexican quick service restaurant,* is continuing its expansion in and around Atlanta. Led by franchise veteran Mac Kamara, MK Energy, LLC, which operates brands such as BP, Circle K […]

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Quaker Steak & Lube Announces 2018 National Buffalo Wing Festival Sponsorship

Quaker Steak & Lube Announces 2018 National Buffalo Wing Festival Sponsorship

Festival Favorite Returns to Back U.S. Professional Chicken Wing Eating Championship The award winning, family casual dining restaurant, Quaker Steak & Lube, operated by TA Restaurant Group (TARG), a division of TravelCenters of America LLC (TravelCenters), has announced its sponsorship participation in the 17th Annual National Buffalo Wing Festival scheduled […]

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Twin Peaks Executes Development Agreement With Permian Entertainment, LLC

Twin Peaks Executes Development Agreement With Permian Entertainment, LLC

Ultimate mountain sports lodge to open four new restaurants throughout West Texas Twin Peaks continues to build positive momentum in sales and traffic and is sticking to its commitment to crank up expansion. CEO Joe Hummel announced today that the company has executed an Area Development Agreement with Permian Entertainment, […]

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Pei Wei Adds House-Cut Vegetables To Wei Better Orange Chicken

Pei Wei Adds House-Cut Vegetables To Wei Better Orange Chicken

Leading Pan-Asian restaurant debuts new dish made with fresh, not frozen chicken, real oranges and house-cut vegetables for just $6 Pei Wei has taken its celebrated Wei Better Orange Chicken to the next level with the debut of its all-new Wei Veggie Orange Chicken. For just $6, Asian food lovers […]

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Black Bear Diner Announces Major Expansion: Twelve New Locations

Black Bear Diner Announces Major Expansion: Twelve New Locations

New Corporate and Franchise Units Mark Rapid Expansion; Black Bear Diner Continues to Grow East of the Rockies Black Bear Diner, the fast-growing, family dining concept that offers a one-of-a-kind experience and home-style comfort food classics in a friendly, bear-themed atmosphere, today at the national Restaurant Leadership Conference in Phoenix […]

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New Franchise Expansion Deals Brings Old Chicago Pizza & Taprooms to the Midwest

New Franchise Expansion Deals Brings Old Chicago Pizza & Taprooms to the Midwest

New Franchise Partner Expands the Craft Beer Authority’s Presence in Kansas City and St. Louis Old Chicago Pizza & Taproom, an energetic and welcoming full service restaurant known for its delicious, handcrafted pizza, distinctive taproom fare and world class local and regional craft beer selection, announced today that it signed […]

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Taco Bueno Fires Up New Marinated Grilled Chicken

Taco Bueno Fires Up New Marinated Grilled Chicken

Iconic Tex-Mex Restaurant Continues to Enhance Menu  Beginning Tuesday, April 17, Taco Bueno – the iconic Tex-Mex chain – will feature a new marinated grilled chicken across its entire menu, raising the bar in QSR, or quick service restaurant. The chicken features a signature fajita marinade that brings an authentic Tex-Mex […]

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Restaurant Chain Growth Report 04/17/18

Restaurant Chain Growth Report 04/17/18

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). Dunwoody, GA-based KRYSTAL (founded 1932) has increased by 2 units, from 381 to 383 (1% growth). This quick serve burger restaurant is open […]

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Cauliflower Crust Earns A Permanent Spot On The Menu At Pie Five

Cauliflower Crust Earns A Permanent Spot On The Menu At Pie Five

Handcrafted lower carb crust is now permanently available at all locations nationwide Guests have spoken and Pie Five Pizza has listened. Your boring healthy options just got a whole lot more exciting because cauliflower crust is now a permanent menu item at all of the brand’s locations nationwide. The popular […]

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Dunkin' Donuts Announces Plans For Seven New Restaurants In Montgomery, Alabama With Existing Franchisees

Dunkin’ Donuts Announces Plans For Seven New Restaurants In Montgomery, Alabama With Existing Franchisees

Leading Coffee and Bakery Brand Expands Presence Throughout Montgomery 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 franchisees Lagunita Franchise Operations, LLC (LFO). Over the next several years the franchisee group is planning to open […]

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Applebee's Is Giving Guests More for Their Money with Bigger, Bolder Grill Combos

Applebee’s Is Giving Guests More for Their Money with Bigger, Bolder Grill Combos

There’s more to love at Applebee’s with a choice of two grilled entrées and more sides at a great price Tax Day is here and people have a lot on their plates – which was exactly the inspiration behind the latest special at Applebee’s Neighborhood Grill + Bar. Launching nationwide […]

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Hooters New Location in Yukon Features Video Wall and More

Hooters New Location in Yukon Features Video Wall and More

Free Hooters wings for a year to first 25 guests on opening Monday, April 23 at 4 p.m. Hooters today announced a new location opening on Monday, April 23 at 4 p.m. in Yukon, Oklahoma. To celebrate the opening day of Hooters fifth location in the Sooner State, Hooters is […]

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Rise Biscuits Donuts Signs Multi-Unit Franchise Deal in Kansas City Metro Area

Rise Biscuits Donuts Signs Multi-Unit Franchise Deal in Kansas City Metro Area

The Deal Will Bring 5 New Stores In The Next 5 Years To Both Sides Of The State Line Rise Biscuits Donuts, the nation’s fastest growing biscuits and donuts chain known for its crave-worthy food made with premium ingredients, has announced a five-unit franchise deal for the greater Kansas City […]

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