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01/16/2018 02:39 PM
Restaurant Trends - Growing And Emerging Concepts - Change and Activity January 16, 2018
Update from Restaurantchains.net on growing and emerging restaurant concepts


01/16/2018 01:24 PM
Culinary Forecast - Trends Come and Go, but Perennial Favorites Are Forever
Here's what 700 professional chefs told the National Restaurant Association are Americans' Top 10 favorite foods - always.


01/16/2018 12:54 PM
RC Show 2018 Spotlights Technological Innovation and Industry Disruptors
Coming soon to restaurants and hotels: Dishwashing Intellibots, aquaponics, new ecosystems and other innovative concepts


01/16/2018 12:44 PM
McDonald's Aims for Fully Recycled Packaging by 2025 - BBC
Fast food giant McDonald's has said all its packaging worldwide will come from sustainable sources by 2025.


01/16/2018 11:55 AM
TA Restaurant Group Opens Fazoli’s Restaurant in San Antonio, Texas
The TA Restaurant Group (TARG) has announced the opening of a new Fazoli's restaurant located at I-10, Exit 583 (I.H.-10 East), in San Antonio, Texas.


01/16/2018 11:50 AM
Zoës Kitchen Unveils New Prototype Restaurant in Raleigh, N.C.
New Design Incorporates Enhanced Mediterranean Cues, Open Kitchen, New Beverage Program


01/16/2018 09:05 AM
Step into the Future and Join Oracle Hospitality at the New England Food Show - By Susannah Grieve
The New England Food Show is the largest regional trade event serving buyers and suppliers in the New England food service and retail markets. This year the event will be full of networking opportunities including; culinary demos, educational sessions, exhibitors and products, and key note speakers; all offering exclusive insight into the food and beverage industry.


01/15/2018 12:08 PM
Protect Yourself from Illness Outbreaks - ServSafe Tells How
Foodborne illness can not only harm customers, but also impact business. The National Restaurant Association ServSafe team explains how to improve your food-safety techniques.


01/15/2018 09:36 AM
FCPT Closes First Tranche (10 Restaurant Properties) of Washington Prime Transaction
The first tranche restaurant properties consist entirely of outparcels to WPG properties and are well located within highly trafficked retail corridors in Florida, Illinois, Iowa and Ohio.


01/15/2018 09:22 AM
J. Alexander’s Holdings, Inc. Provides Update on Ninety Nine Restaurants Full Year 2017 Results
Results In-Line with Expectations


01/12/2018 09:31 AM
Join Startup Alley and Create Some Tech Buzz in 2018
If you're a new foodservice tech company, we're inviting you to get your products and services in front of everyone at this year's NRA Show.


01/12/2018 08:21 AM
Chefs and Servers Reveal the Biggest Ripoffs Restaurants Sell - Food & Wine
Restaurant industry workers took to Reddit to dish on why you should be skeptical of the price of pasta, cheesecake, wine, and even those fancy sushi rolls.


01/11/2018 10:25 AM
Tropical Smoothie Cafe Opens in Providence, Rhode Island
Tropical Smoothie Cafe announced today its newest franchised location is opening in Providence, Rhode Island on January 12th. The new location is owned and operated by multi-unit franchisee Sneha Sabnani and marks the brand's second location in Rhode Island, with an additional one slated to open in Cranston this summer.


01/11/2018 10:24 AM
John's Incredible Pizza Company Starts Construction of a 41,000 Square Foot Store at Westminster Mall in Westminster, California
John's Incredible Pizza Company is slated to open a 41,000 square foot family entertainment center at the Westminster Mall in Westminster, California in March 2018.


01/11/2018 09:06 AM
Quaker Steak & Lube Express Opens at TA in Gary, Indiana
TA Restaurant Group (TARG), a division of TravelCenters of America LLC (TravelCenters) has opened its first Quaker Steak & Lube® Express at the TA travel center located at I-80/I-94, Exit 6, or 2510 Burr St., in Gary, Ind.


01/11/2018 08:49 AM
Donut King and Crust Gourmet Pizza Bar to Launch in UK
Global food and beverage company, Retail Food Group Limited (ASX:RFG), announced new Master Franchise Agreements for the United Kingdom in connection with the Crust Gourmet Pizza Bar and Donut King Brands. In total, 250 Crust outlets and 140 Donut King outlets are set to open in the first ten years, with the first to open its doors within the next six to eight months.


01/10/2018 12:25 PM
Domino's CEO Patrick Doyle Plans to Leave Company in June; Board Names Richard Allison As CEO; Russell Weiner As COO
President and Chief Executive Officer J. Patrick Doyle announced yesterday his intention to depart Domino's (NYSE: DPZ) on June 30 after more than eight years at the helm of what is now the world leader in pizza.


01/10/2018 12:22 PM
Captain D's Opens in Houston
Converts Former Church's Chicken into Newest Location


01/10/2018 11:14 AM
HVS Report - Casual Dining: A Fresh Perspective - By Bill Conn and Greg Palmer
Companies are being challenged to seek new ways to remain relevant, and to take advantage of the narrowing gap between the value, price, and service propositions between Casual Dining vs. Fast Casual


01/10/2018 09:07 AM
Restaurant Trends - Growing And Emerging Concepts - Change and Activity January 11, 2018
Update from Restaurantchains.net on growing and emerging restaurant concepts