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Golden Corral Honors U.S. Military on 18th Annual Military Appreciation Night

Golden Corral Honors U.S. Military on 18th Annual Military Appreciation Night

Free Dinner Served to Active and Retired Military on November 12 On Monday, November 12, for the 18th consecutive year, Golden Corral restaurants across the country will once again thank more than 300,000 active duty and retired United States military personnel for their service with a free dinner buffet and […]

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Golden Corral Restaurants Salute America's Heroes with 17th Annual Free Dinner on Military Appreciation Night

Golden Corral Restaurants Salute America’s Heroes with 17th Annual Free Dinner on Military Appreciation Night

Gary Sinise and Collective Soul Help Salute Our Nation’s Heroes On Monday, November 13, for the 17th consecutive year Golden Corral will once again thank more than 300,000 active duty and retired United States military personnel for their service with a free dinner buffet and beverage, while also raising donations […]

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Cheddar's Scratch Kitchen Named Favorite Casual Dining Restaurant in New Market Force Information Study

Cheddar’s Scratch Kitchen Named Favorite Casual Dining Restaurant in New Market Force Information Study

Pizza Ranch is favorite for pizza and buffet, Maggiano’s for Italian, Bob Evans for breakfast, Texas Roadhouse for steak and Pappadeaux for seafood Cheddar’s Scratch Kitchen is America’s favorite general menu casual dining chain, according to a new study by Market Force Information (Market Force). More than 9,200 consumers were […]

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Golden Corral Restaurants Salute America's Heroes with 16th Annual Free Dinner on Military Appreciation Night

Golden Corral Restaurants Salute America’s Heroes with 16th Annual Free Dinner on Military Appreciation Night

Gary Sinise and Collective Soul Help Salute Our Nation’s Heroes On Monday, November 14, for the 16th consecutive year Golden Corral will once again thank more than 330,000 active duty and retired United States military personnel for their service with a free dinner buffet and beverage, while also raising donations […]

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Golden Corral Restaurants Salute America's Heroes with 15th Annual Free Dinner on Military Appreciation Night

Golden Corral Restaurants Salute America’s Heroes with 15th Annual Free Dinner on Military Appreciation Night

Gary Sinise and Collective Soul Help Salute Our Nation’s Heroes On Wednesday, November 11, for the 15th consecutive year Golden Corral will once again thank thousands of active duty and retired United States military personnel for their service with a free dinner buffet and beverage, while also raising donations for […]

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Breakfastarians Are Feeding US Restaurant Growth

Breakfastarians Are Feeding US Restaurant Growth

Call it the rise of the “Breakfastarians” – the dining tribe that craves breakfast food morning, noon and night. Sales of morning standards such as coffee, pancakes and doughnuts are feeding U.S. restaurant traffic growth, outpacing lunch and dinner items. The trend is driven by an improving U.S. job market, […]

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Golden Corral Senior VP Bob McDevitt Speaks at Tampa Franchise Expo

Golden Corral Senior VP Bob McDevitt Speaks at Tampa Franchise Expo

Executive Offers Advice on Working with Franchisors Bob McDevitt, Senior Vice President of Franchise Development for Golden Corral, recently discussed ways in which small business owners can maximize their relationship and leverage the value of their franchise partnership. The speech was given to an audience of potential franchisees at the […]

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Restaurant People Report 3/09/15

Restaurant People Report 3/09/15

East Coast Wings & Grill recently named Stacey Kane as Vice President of Marketing. With more than 20 years of experience working with and building multi-unit restaurant chains, some of Kane’s previous positions in the industry include Global Director of Buzz at AmRest Restaurants and Vice President of Marketing at […]

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Grill Buffet Chain Golden Corral Names Lance Trenary as New President and CEO

Grill Buffet Chain Golden Corral Names Lance Trenary as New President and CEO

Trenary becomes company’s third leader since 1973 Golden Corral, the nation’s leading grill buffet chain, announces the appointment of Lance Trenary as President and Chief Executive Officer effective January 1.  Trenary, who started in his family’s restaurant business at an early age washing dishes, moved up the ranks at Golden […]

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Golden Corral Restaurants Salute America's Heroes with 14th Annual Free Dinner on Military Appreciation Monday

Golden Corral Restaurants Salute America’s Heroes with 14th Annual Free Dinner on Military Appreciation Monday

Gary Sinise and Collective Soul Help Salute Our Nation’s Heroes On Monday, Nov. 17, Golden Corral will thank thousands of active duty and retired United States military personnel for their service with a free dinner buffet and beverage, while raising donations for DAV (Disabled American Veterans). A tradition started 13 […]

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Restaurant Chain Growth Report 09/09/14

Restaurant Chain Growth Report 09/09/14

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). Dallas, TX-based DAVE & BUSTER’S (founded 1982) has increased by 9 units, from 61 to 70 (15% growth).  The restaurants are family/casual, with […]

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National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation's Summer Institutes Give ProStart Educators Cutting-Edge Culinary Techniques to Take Back to the Classroom

National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation’s Summer Institutes Give ProStart Educators Cutting-Edge Culinary Techniques to Take Back to the Classroom

The Darden Foundation Sponsors 28 Educator Scholarships While school was out this summer, ProStart educators honed their culinary skills at the National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation’s (NRAEF) 2014 Summer Institutes, a series of weeklong professional development workshops held at the country’s leading culinary schools. In addition to supporting the ProStart […]

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National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation Announces 11th Annual James H. Maynard Award Winners

The National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation (NRAEF) and Golden Corral recently presented the James H. Maynard Excellence in Education Award to Penny Reynolds of Carson High School (Nev.) and Cecilia Stec of Kentlake High School (Wash.). The $5,000 cash prize is awarded annually by Golden Corral to two ProStart educators […]

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Nation’s Biggest Charity Thanksgiving Dinner Gets Bigger

Orlando’s Helpings From The Heart to Feed 15,000 People in Need This Year Making the annual Thanksgiving meal is a big task. But imagine if the meal had to serve 15,000 people, and consisted of 4,000 pounds of turkey, 3,000 pounds of ham, 800 gallons of gravy, plus all the […]

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