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Taco John's Welcomes Tom Meyer As VP Of Marketing

Taco John’s Welcomes Tom Meyer As VP Of Marketing

Popular quick-service Mexican restaurant brand recruits industry veteran to assist with brand’s strategic growth Taco John’s is known for delicious south-of-the-border spices, but their marketing team just added some heat as well! The rapidly growing Mexican quick-service brand announced today that Tom Meyer has been hired as its new Vice […]

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Phoenix-Area Tavern Ginger Monkey Offering First Drink for 10 Cents When Temperatures Hit 110 Degrees

Phoenix-Area Tavern Ginger Monkey Offering First Drink for 10 Cents When Temperatures Hit 110 Degrees

Chandler, AZ Restaurant Matches Extreme Heat with an Extreme Deal Through July Summer has begun and the fun is about to turn on a dime. Apparently crazy from the heat, Ginger Monkey, the neighborhood tavern in the Phoenix suburb of Chandler, is trying to do its part to provide some […]

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The Rustic Is Coming To Downtown Houston

The Rustic Is Coming To Downtown Houston

Distinctive restaurant, bar and live music venue plans to open its doors next summer The Rustic – arguably the most successful restaurant and bar in Texas – will soon break ground on its first Houston location in anticipation of an early-summer 2018 grand opening. The concept is the brainchild of […]

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Zinburger Wine & Burger Bar Expands New Jersey Footprint With Edison Opening on June 27

Zinburger Wine & Burger Bar Expands New Jersey Footprint With Edison Opening on June 27

Zinburger Selling Limited Edition VIP Gold Cards to Benefit The American Cancer Society; Cards Provide Immediate Perks Including Half Price Wine Bottles Through End of the Year Zinburger Wine & Burger Bar, the upscale burger restaurant which offers gourmet burgers combined with perfectly paired wine selections, will be expanding their […]

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Krystal Adds Sweet & Cold Treats to Hot & Steamy Classics

Krystal Adds Sweet & Cold Treats to Hot & Steamy Classics

Slushies, Ice Cream Treats, Frozen Blended Coffee Drinks and More Added to Menu Krystal, the brand known for its steamy, hot-off-the-grill burgers, has reinvented its menu and added a new line-up of ice cold treats. The Krystal Company has developed its new Sweet & Cold menu items to complement the […]

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Dickey's Barbecue Pit's Rib Sales More than Double and Catering Spikes 25 Percent

Dickey’s Barbecue Pit’s Rib Sales More than Double and Catering Spikes 25 Percent

Father’s Day proves to be a barbecue win! This past Sunday, Dads all across the nation celebrated their special day with delicious, Texas-style Dickey’s barbecue. Dickey’s rib sales more than doubled compared to last year’s Father’s Day and, with the offer of 10 percent off catering, Dickey’s catering sales spiked […]

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Ground Round Opens First of Five New U.S. Restaurants

Ground Round Opens First of Five New U.S. Restaurants

Ground Round Grill & Bar is expanding their location footprint from nine to eleven U.S. States, and opened their newest restaurant in Rutland, Vermont in late May. The Rutland location was a conversion of a former Ponderosa Steakhouse, and the first of five newly signed franchises gearing up to open […]

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Captain D's Announces Opening of New Mount Sterling Restaurant

Captain D’s Announces Opening of New Mount Sterling Restaurant

Fast Casual Seafood Leader Propels Expansion in Kentucky Captain D’s, the leading fast casual seafood restaurant, announced today the opening of its newest franchised location in Mount Sterling, Kentucky. The new restaurant marks the brand’s 23rd location in the state and emphasizes Captain D’s continued development in Kentucky, with five […]

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With More than 70 Locations Nationwide, Buffalo Wings & Rings Sets Sights on Huge Texas Expansion

With More than 70 Locations Nationwide, Buffalo Wings & Rings Sets Sights on Huge Texas Expansion

The elevated sports restaurant concept looks to build off of Lone Star State success with growth throughout Eastern Texas. By: Andrew Stern Buffalo Wings & Rings Contributor “Levi” Harvey McBee is still somewhat surprised by just how much support the locals in Texas have shown his Buffalo Wings & Rings […]

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Wyoming Businesses Donate Nearly $20,000 To Statewide Suicide Prevention Programs

Wyoming Businesses Donate Nearly $20,000 To Statewide Suicide Prevention Programs

Taco John’s, Jonah Bank and Warehouse Twenty One presented check today Today, Taco John’s International CEO Jim Creel and Jonah Bank EVP/Cheyenne Branch President Gregg Jones presented a $19,777 check to Grace For 2 Brothers and several other state-wide suicide prevention programs, the culmination of a month-long fundraising campaign. Throughout […]

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Restaurant Chain Growth Report 6/20/17

Restaurant Chain Growth Report 6/20/17

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). Nashville, TN-based BRICKTOPS (founded 2005) has increased by 1 unit, from 8 to 9 (13% growth). The restaurants are upscale, serving American cuisine. […]

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Applebee's in Texas Offer Margaritas for a Buck - "DollaRitas" - for the Month of July

Applebee’s in Texas Offer Margaritas for a Buck – “DollaRitas” – for the Month of July

Applebee’s Restaurants in Austin, Dallas, Houston and East Texas Set for Month-Long Promotion with a July 1 Kick-Off Party Featuring $.50 Margaritas; DollaRitas for $1 July 2 – July 31 As the saying goes: Everything is Bigger in Texas; yet in July, the price of a margarita at participating Applebee’s in […]

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Krystal Offers Cool Deals on Cool Treats

Krystal Offers Cool Deals on Cool Treats

Slushies and Frosts only 99 cents All Week Long Starting June 26 The Krystal Company, the brand famous for its iconic square hamburgers, is guaranteeing a cool summer with its new line of Slushies and Frosts. Monday, June 26 through Sunday, July 2, participating Krystal locations will be offering the […]

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Russo's Restaurants Ranked 25th in Entrepreneur Magazines 2017 Top Franchise List

Russo’s Restaurants Ranked 25th in Entrepreneur Magazines 2017 Top Franchise List

Russo’s Restaurants has earned another franchise industry honor – No. 25 in Entrepreneur Magazine’s Top Food Franchises list in the Full-Service Restaurant Category. The ranking is featured in the June issue of Entrepreneur. The Franchise 500, recognized as one of the most comprehensive in the industry, looks at factors such as […]

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