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02/15/2019 01:07 PM
Servingintel Inc Is Pleased to Welcome Tom Wallace
ServingIntel, Inc. is pleased to announce our newest Relationship Manager team member, Tom Wallace


02/15/2019 09:48 AM
2018 Holiday Sales Grew 2.9 Percent Amid Turmoil Over Trade Policy and Delay in Data Collection
Holiday retail sales during 2018 grew a lower-than-expected 2.9 percent over the same period in 2017 to $707.5 billion, the National Retail Federation said today after the Commerce Department released data that had been delayed by nearly a month because of the recent government shutdown.


02/14/2019 12:55 PM
The Wendy's Company Announces Settlement Agreement with Financial Institutions
The Wendy's Company (NASDAQ: WEN) today announced that it has entered into a Settlement Agreement that, if approved and finalized, would result in a class-wide settlement of the class action lawsuits brought by financial institutions against the Company related to the criminal cyberattacks which targeted the point of sale systems of certain Wendy's franchisees in 2015 and 2016.


02/14/2019 11:38 AM
NewSpring and Larsen MacColl Partners Invest in Turning Point
NewSpring announced today that NewSpring Mezzanine, the Firm’s dedicated mezzanine strategy, and Larsen MacColl Partners have completed a growth investment in Turning Point Holding Company, LLC, a leading breakfast, brunch, and lunch concept. Proceeds from the investment will be used to fuel Turning Point’s new location growth.


02/14/2019 11:01 AM
Mark Lohmann Named Chief Brand Officer for REGO Restaurant Group
Mark Lohmann, a former senior executive with Qdoba Restaurant Group, has been named Chief Brand Officer of REGO Restaurant Group, the fast-casual restaurant platform backed by High Bluff Capital Partners that includes Quiznos and Taco Del Mar.


02/14/2019 10:34 AM
Comparable restaurant sales increased 2.9% at U.S. Outback Steakhouse - Combined U.S. comparable restaurant sales increased 1.6% and include an estimated negative (0.4%) impact from holiday shift


02/14/2019 10:23 AM
Kenneth M. Koziol Named Chief Restaurant Support Officer for Bojangles
He most recently served as Executive Vice President of Supply Chain, Manufacturing and International with Panera Bread Company, where he led the modernization of supply chain and manufacturing operations.


02/13/2019 12:50 PM
Chick-fil-A Increases Investment in Team Members by Awarding $15.3 Million in Scholarships
Chick-fil-A is increasing its investment in educational scholarships for restaurant Team Members in 2019, awarding $15.3 million to more than 6,000 deserving Team Members across the country.


02/13/2019 12:44 PM
Naughty Chile Taqueria Opens New Location in Denver, Colorado
Naughty Chile Taqueria announced the opening of its first restaurant in Colorado. Adding to its 40+ taquerias nationwide, this location at 4001 Colorado Blvd. is inside the Colorado Fast Break convenience store.


02/13/2019 12:09 PM
Shipley Do-Nuts Announces First Abilene, TX Location
hipley Do-Nuts announced the opening of its first Shipley Do-Nuts location in Abilene, scheduled for February 2019 at 4001 Buffalo Gap Rd; Abilene, TX.


02/13/2019 11:04 AM
Partnership offers all the ingredients for affordable education to further career growth for team members


02/13/2019 09:38 AM
QDOBA Mexican Eats Tests Plant-Based Protein Offering in Select Michigan Locations
New plant-based protein offering now available in Detroit Metro, Flint, Lansing and Traverse City Restaurants


02/12/2019 12:16 PM
Restaurant Trends - Growing And Emerging Concepts - Change and Activity February 5, 2019
Update from Restaurantchains.net on growing and emerging restaurant concepts


02/12/2019 12:02 PM
Sbe Takes Over Management Of Three Owned Restaurants In Las Vegas
KUMI, Iconic RED SQUARE and Hot Spot CITIZENS at Mandalay Bay Now Managed In-House by sbe's Operations Team


02/12/2019 10:53 AM
Kitchen United Announces Expansion into Columbus and Atlanta
New lease agreements will bring kitchen centers to market this spring, continuing momentum in national expansion plan


02/12/2019 10:30 AM
Hard Rock Signs Lease to Renew and Expand Its Flagship Location in Times Square
Hard Rock Cafe to Remain at Midtown Location Until 2036 with Newly-Acquired Space


02/12/2019 10:24 AM
Church's Chicken Promotes Female Leadership to Executive Team with Recent Promotions
Karen Brandenburg Viera will now serve as Senior Vice President of Human Resources and Internal Communications and Andra Terrell will serve as Vice President of Deputy General Counsel.


02/12/2019 10:18 AM
Pizza Inn Express Opens Its Doors Again in Hebbronville
The 5,000-square-foot facility is the largest Express Category Pizza Inn and hosts another restaurant, SuKasa Grill & Bar. It seats 96 guests and features a pick-up window and a room for private parties and meetings.


02/12/2019 08:46 AM
Ark Restaurants Announces Financial Results for the First Quarter of 2019
Company-wide same store sales increased 2.9% for the three-month period ended December 29, 2018 compared to the same three month period in the prior year.


02/12/2019 08:39 AM
Survey: Frequency of Travel May Influence How Often Americans Eat Breakfast
New Hyatt Place survey looks at ways travel affects American breakfast habits