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QDOBA Mexican Eats® Has Valentine's Day Celebrations Covered, No Matter Your Relationship Status

This Valentine's Day, QDOBA is celebrating with fans, whether their relationship status is single, in a situationship or relationship, or simply those looking to grab lunch with a friend! According to a recent survey of the Gen Z demographic issued by QDOBA, only 11% of people believe Valentine's Day is strictly for romantic relationships, further underscoring the brand's invitation to celebrate yourself, friends, work bestie or anyone you fancy on the upcoming holiday. In the spirit of love — and like — for one day only on Valentine's...

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Feb 6 9:36 AM, Urner Barry



Good Times Restaurants Reports Results for the 2024 First Fiscal Quarter Ending December 26, 2023

Good Times Restaurants Inc. (Nasdaq: GTIM), operator of the Bad Daddy’s Burger Bar and Good Times Burgers & Frozen Custard restaurant brands, today reported financial results for the 2024 first fiscal quarter ended December 26, 2023.

Key highlights of the Company’s financial results include:

  • Total Revenues for the quarter decreased 0.8% to $33.1 million compared to the first quarter of fiscal 2023
  • Total Restaurant Sales for Bad Daddy’s restaurants were $24.1 million for the quarter
  • Same Store Sales1 for company-owned Bad Daddy’s restaurants...
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Feb 2 8:00 AM, Urner Barry


Only 35% of Americans Have Had Their "First Time" with American Wagyu - Capriotti's is Fixing That

Capriotti's Sandwich Shop is on a mission to help everyone in America experience their first time with American Wagyu. In a recent survey of 1,500 Americans, only 35% of people have ever eaten American Wagyu. Known as some of the most tender and juicy beef on the market, American Wagyu is now more accessible than ever before with the permanent addition of the American Wagyu French Dip to the Capriotti's menu.

In the survey, 55% of those who have tasted American Wagyu...

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Jan 30 8:02 AM, Urner Barry


Freddy's Frozen Custard & Steakburgers Drives Expansion Through Recent Reinvestment 

Fast-casual restaurant concept Freddy's announced today the signing of several multi-unit development agreements to further expand the brand's nationwide footprint. The growth will be led by seasoned franchisees in Freddy's existing system, bringing more than 30 new restaurants to target markets within New Mexico, Texas, Idaho, Arkansas, Oklahoma, Missouri, and Arizona. This announcement comes on the heels of a historic year of development for Freddy's, as the brand unveiled 62 new restaurants across the nation, including its 500th location...

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Jan 29 3:13 PM, Urner Barry


SoundHound And Jersey Mike’s Introduce Voice AI Phone Ordering

SoundHound AI, Inc. (Nasdaq: SOUN), a global leader in voice artificial intelligence, and Jersey Mike’s Subs today announced that they are working together to give customers the ability to place phone orders for pick-up via a state-of-the-art voice AI ordering system. Optimized for natural human speech, Jersey Mike’s customers won’t have to modify their language or interact awkwardly with the software – they can just speak naturally as they would to another person.

Initially live at 50 locations, SoundHound’s voice technology has been trained on the...

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Jan 25 8:00 AM, Urner Barry


Domino's® Weeklong Carryout Deal is Back with Great Value on Hot Pizza

If you are thinking about how to stay warm on these cold winter days, Domino's has you covered with a special price on hot pizza this week. Domino's Pizza Inc. (NYSE:DPZ) the largest pizza company in the world, is offering customers at its corporate and franchise owned stores across the country a limited-time special on large two-topping carryout pizzas for $6.99 each, available from Jan. 22-28.

"January's colder days are the perfect time for enjoying delicious hot pizza at a great value,"...

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Jan 23 8:53 AM, Urner Barry


Pizza Hut Releases Report on 2024 Pizza Trends

To kick off the New Year, Pizza Hut is revealing its latest research on pizza trends and top predictions of what's to come in the pizza category for 2024. Pizza Hut has led the way with culinary innovation and iconic pizzas since 1958, from the Original Pan® Pizza to Original Stuffed Crust® to its latest category innovation, Pizza Hut Melts®. The leading pizza destination continues to push boundaries, always staying on the pulse of the latest trends and consumer behaviors to introduce new...

 

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Jan 18 12:22 PM, Urner Barry


Freddy's Launches New Grilled and Crispy Chicken Club Sandwiches

Fast-casual restaurant concept, Freddy's Frozen Custard & Steakburgers®, announced today the launch of its new Grilled and Crispy Chicken Club Sandwiches and the limited-time Frozen Hot Chocolate Shake made with Ghirardelli®. The Chicken Club Sandwiches are available at Freddy's locations nationwide via drive-thru, in-restaurant dining, and pickup or delivery through the Freddy's mobile app and at https://freddys.com. The Frozen Hot Chocolate Shake made with Ghirardelli® is available now for a limited time through March 5, or while supplies last...

 

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Jan 5 9:19 AM, Urner Barry


Crush Your New Year's Goals with Qdoba Mexican Eats New Post-Workout Bowls

In a flavorful collaboration, QDOBA has teamed up with Avocados From Mexico®, the number one selling avocado brand in the U.S., to add a nutritional boost to three of the new menu items with QDOBA's signature hand-smashed guacamole, crafted from the finest Avocados from Mexico that provides good fats and nearly 20 vitamins and minerals1.

Whether you're following a low carb or keto nutrition plan, macro counting or embracing a vegan, vegetarian or gluten-friendly diet...

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Jan 3 10:01 AM, Urner Barry


Papa Johns Introduces New Cheesy Calzone Epic Stuffed Crust

Papa Johns is staking its claim as the leader in stuffed crust by announcing today its all-new Cheesy Calzone Epic Stuffed Crust pizza, a calzone-inspired stuffed crust that delivers crave-worthy flavors in a never-before-seen way. Cheesy Calzone Epic Stuffed Crust Pizza is the latest iteration of Papa Johns Epic Stuffed Crust line of pizzas, following the popular pepperoni and garlic varieties, proving that the brand knows its “stuff” about stuffed crust.

“Papa Johns has made a name for itself in the stuffed crust game by...

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Dec 18 9:39 AM, Urner Barry


QDOBA Completes Whole Business Securitization, Providing Additional Liquidity to Supercharge Growth

QDOBA Restaurant Corporation (“QDOBA”), the leading fast-casual Mexican restaurant franchisor and portfolio company of Butterfly Equity (“Butterfly”), today announced the closing of its inaugural $305 million whole business securitization through Qdoba Funding LLC.

The transaction optimizes QDOBA’s capital structure for ongoing growth and provides meaningful interest expense savings. Proceeds from the transaction will be used primarily to refinance QDOBA’s existing senior debt facilities and provide liquidity to invest meaningfully in general corporate initiatives, such as remodeling more than 80 corporate restaurants and adding digital menu boards to... 

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Nov 30 9:25 AM, Urner Barry


New Markets and Award Recognitions Position the Noodles & Company Franchise for Momentum in 2024

Noodles & Company, (NASDAQ: NDLS) the national fast-casual chain known for its globally inspired noodle bowls, best-in-class service, and values-centric culture, entered new franchise markets and achieved high accolades in 2023 with honors from top publications including Forbes, Denver Business Journal, and Franchise Times. Noodles' franchise growth and award achievements demonstrate how the franchise continues to be an enticing opportunity for experienced multi-unit, multi-concept operators.

This year Noodles & Company made significant strides in furthering its franchise growth strategy called...

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Nov 28 12:17 PM, Urner Barry


Chipotle Names Ilene Eskenazi Chief Human Resources Officer

Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG) today announced that it has hired Ilene Eskenazi as its Chief Human Resources Officer. Serving on the Executive Leadership Team, Eskenazi will begin on November 27, and report to Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Brian Niccol.

Eskenazi comes to Chipotle from Petco Health and Wellness Company, where she served as Chief Legal and Human Resources Officer, overseeing compensation and benefits, human resources operations, talent management, as well as all legal matters. Prior to that, Eskenazi was the Global General Counsel and Chief Human Resources Officer at...

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Nov 9 9:17 AM, Urner Barry


November 14: PrimoHoagies Celebrates Customer Appreciation Day with $6.99 Primo-Size Hoagies

Beloved hoagie brand PrimoHoagies will host a Customer Appreciation Day on November 14 throughout all its locations in gratitude to its loyal customers. The brand was recently voted the #1 best sandwich shop in the USA Today 10Best Reader's Choice Awards, a recognition based on selection by a panel of industry experts and journalists as among the top 20 sandwich shops, followed by public voting to determine the winner. PrimoHoagies prides itself on crafting gourmet hoagies with high-quality meats and cheeses piled high on fresh-baked...

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Nov 6 11:56 AM, Urner Barry


Chipotle Teamsters to Rally for a Fair Contract November 3, 2023

On Friday, November 3, Teamsters Local 243 members who work at Chipotle in Lansing will rally to demand a fair contract from the multibillion-dollar corporation.

Chipotle Teamsters are standing strong in their fight for a first union contract and calling on the company to get serious in negotiations. The Lansing store became the first Chipotle location in the country to organize over a year ago.

Chipotle recently made the shameful offer of a five cents per hour raise to top-performing workers...

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Nov 3 9:14 AM, Urner Barry


Freddy's Features French Onion Steakburger and OREO® Cookie Peppermint Shake for a Limited Time

Fast-casual restaurant concept, Freddy's Frozen Custard & Steakburgers®, announced today the launch of its limited-time holiday menu items featuring the French Onion Steakburger and OREO® Cookie Peppermint Shake. The limited-time offers are available to order starting Nov. 1, 2023, through Jan. 2, 2024, at participating Freddy's locations nationwide via drive-thru, in-restaurant dining, and pickup or delivery through the Freddy's mobile app and at https://freddys.com.

The cooked-to-order French Onion Steakburger is prepared with two sizzling, premium, lean...

 

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Nov 1 8:01 AM, Urner Barry


Baja Fresh Turns Up the Heat with Nashville Hot Chicken Menu Additions

Things are heating up at Baja Fresh Mexican Grill® (www.BajaFresh.com), the fast-casual fresh Mexican food chain, with two new menu items featuring Nashville-style hot sauce!

For guests looking to spice things up, the following offerings are now available:

  • Nashville Hot Chicken Burrito – Crispy chicken tossed in Nashville hot sauce with Baja rice, roasted veggies, melted jack cheese, and chipotle aioli wrapped in a warm flour tortilla.
  • Nashville Hot Chicken Taco Combo – Two flour tortillas filled with crispy chicken tossed in Nashville hot sauce, lettuce, and...
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Nov 1 8:00 AM, Urner Barry


BurgerFi Introduces a New Wingman, Jumbo Chicken Wings

WTF… Wings Take Flight at BurgerFi®, owned by BurgerFi International, Inc. The better burger brand has an official wingman, fresh, never-frozen jumbo chicken wings. Starting Wednesday, November 1, 2023, all participating locations will now serve three flavors of Chicken Wings and four types of BurgerFi Bowls, as permanent menu additions to the restaurants. To add to the menu innovation, BurgerFi will also launch a seasonal White Chocolate Peppermint Shake for a limited time only.

"Our chef-crafted and sensationally indulgent menu strategy makes our new chicken wings the perfect...

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Oct 31 12:13 PM, Urner Barry


Potbelly Announces 40-Shop Agreement with Royal Restaurant Group

Potbelly Corporation (NASDAQ: PBPB), the iconic neighborhood sandwich shop, today announced the completion of a 40-unit agreement with Royal Restaurant Group, a national franchise group that successfully operates restaurant locations for global brands.

The agreement will involve the future development of 36 Potbelly shops in markets across both Ohio and Florida. As part of the deal, Potbelly will also refranchise four locations in the greater Columbus, Ohio region.

“We’re delighted to have Royal Restaurant Group join the Potbelly system and further our growth in several key areas of the...

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Oct 31 8:00 AM, Urner Barry


Sonny's BBQ Redefines BBQ Classics with BBQ Tour Inspired by Regional Flavors

Sonny's BBQ, the purpose-driven BBQ restaurant known for quality BBQ and spreading kindness in the communities they serve, introduced today the BBQ Tour Sampler, a new limited time menu offering. Inspired by the legendary flavors of some of the best barbecue in the country, Sonny's BBQ Pitmasters created this new offering as a tribute to their favorite regional barbecue styles and dishes.

The BBQ Tour Sampler features a generous helping of three proteins, each with their own unique regional flavor profile: Carolina Pulled Pork...

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Oct 30 9:20 AM, Urner Barry


Authentic Restaurant Brands Completes Acquisition of Fiesta Restaurant Group

Authentic Restaurant Brands (“ARB”), a portfolio company of Garnett Station Partners, LLC (“Garnett Station” or “GSP”), a New York-based principal investment firm, today announced the completion of its previously announced acquisition of Fiesta Restaurant Group, Inc. ("Fiesta" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: FRGI), parent company of the Pollo Tropical® restaurant brand.

“Our distinct vision for Pollo Tropical is to amplify the fundamental aspects of the brand that customers love and expand its capabilities to deliver high-quality, affordable food in a casual setting,” said Alex Macedo, Chairman of Authentic Restaurant...

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Oct 30 9:02 AM, Urner Barry


Pizza Hut Announces New $7 Deal Lover’s Menu With Several Favorites at a Price Worth Loving

Pizza Hut is launching a brand-new $7 Deal Lover’s Menu featuring multiple Hut favorites including pizza, pastas, Pizza Hut Melts™, breadsticks, desserts, and more. Treat yourself to two or more items for $7 each, 7 days a week. Knowing it’s only a deal if you love it, Pizza Hut launched the $7 Deal Lover’s Menu to give pizza lovers the iconic dishes they love at a price point worthy of love, too...

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Oct 25 9:35 AM, Urner Barry


Domino's® is Giving Away $1 Million Worth of Free Pizzas to Customers with Resuming Student Loan Payments

Student loans aren't fun, but free pizza is. As part of its Emergency Pizza promotion, Domino's Pizza Inc. (NYSE: DPZ), the largest pizza company in the world, is giving away $1 million worth of free pizzas to anyone with student loan payments.

"Student loan payments have resumed for millions of Americans, and we wanted to help in our own little way by using the power of pizza to do something nice for our customers,"...

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Oct 25 8:47 AM, Urner Barry


Marco's Pizza® Introduces the NEW Pizzoli, a Fresh and Fully Loaded Handheld Made for Every Occasion

Marco's Pizza, one of the nation's fastest-growing pizza brands, is expanding its menu offerings with the launch of its NEW Pizzoli – a fully loaded handheld featuring savory high-quality meats and four melty cheeses rolled up in the brand's fresh house-made dough and baked to golden perfection. The crispy, craveable creation is finished with garlic sauce and romesan seasoning and paired with a side of dipping sauce.

Inspired by both pizza and stromboli, Marco's innovative Pizzoli delivers...

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Oct 24 10:12 AM, Urner Barry


Papa Johns Looks to Fuel Youth Entrepreneurs Through Sales of Its Shaq-a-Roni Pizza

Papa Johns announced today the limited-time return of its popular Shaq-a-Roni pizza in the U.S., developed in partnership with board member, franchisee and former basketball superstar, Shaquille O’Neal. A fan favorite menu item for the past three years, Papa Johns will donate $1 to The Papa Johns Foundation for each Shaq-a-Roni purchased at participating locations.

Plus, this pizza with a purpose is making its international debut today, with Papa Johns locations around the world donating the U.S. $1...

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Oct 24 9:49 AM, Urner Barry


Drake is Celebrating His Birthday on October 24 by Hooking Everyone Up with Free Dave’s Hot Chicken

Dave’s Hot Chicken, the wildly popular Nashville-style hot chicken sensation that started out six years ago in an East Hollywood parking lot and has since become the Fastest-Growing Restaurant Chain in America, today announced that international music icon and investor, Drake, will be celebrating his birthday on October 24th by gifting everyone free Dave’s Hot Chicken sliders. Drake recently highlighted the celebration on his Instagram page, which boasts more than 144 million followers...

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Oct 20 9:35 AM, Urner Barry


Chipotle Introduces the Next Evolution of uts Boorito Tradition: Late Night

Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG) today announced the return of Boorito, the brand's annual Halloween tradition, with a national $6 digital entrée offer from 3 p.m. local time to close on October 31 for Chipotle Rewards members.* For the first time ever, the brand is extending its operating hours until midnight in select college towns on Halloween, giving fans in these select locations more time to enjoy the digital Boorito offer.

Boorito After Hours
Chipotle is evolving its 23-year Boorito tradition by embracing the late-night dining...

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Oct 19 8:03 AM, Urner Barry


Pizza Hut Extends Late-Night Hours to Satify Cravings Around the Clock

Pizza Hut announces late-night extended operating hours, ensuring that pizza cravings are met whenever they strike. Thousands of Pizza Hut locations nationwide will now stay open until midnight or later, with several restaurants even staying open as late as 2 a.m. Late-night diners can indulge in the full Pizza Hut menu for delivery, or carryout past the stroke of midnight in select stores across the country.

This decision is a testament to Pizza Hut's commitment to meeting its customers precisely when and where hunger strikes...

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Oct 18 8:48 AM, Urner Barry


TGI Fridays' Global Expansion Sizzles with NetSuite

TGI Fridays, a leading global fast casual restaurant chain, is working with Oracle NetSuite to support its mission of bringing people together to socialize and celebrate the spirit of "Friday." With NetSuite, Fridays has been able to take advantage of an integrated business suite to consolidate financial processes, increase efficiency, enhance cash flow, and improve decision-making across its global chain of restaurants.

Founded in New York City in 1965, TGI Fridays was the world's first casual bar and grill and has since grown to include more than 700 restaurants in...

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Oct 17 11:57 AM, Urner Barry


Qdoba's Loaded Tortilla Soup Makes Highly Anticipated Return, Just in Time for Fall 

With fall here and comfort food on everyone's mind, QDOBA, a leading fast-casual Mexican restaurant brand, is bringing back its fan-favorite Loaded Tortilla Soup for a limited time! Starting October 10, this beloved, cooler-weather staple lets guests indulge in a delicious bowl of flavor with their favorite protein and tasty toppings in a crispy tortilla shell. QDOBA's Loaded Tortilla Soup is also available in a regular cup or bowl and can be made vegetarian. Come get it while it's hot...

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Oct 11 9:44 AM, Urner Barry


Pepper Lunch Signs Significant North America Multi-Unit Development Agreement

Pepper Lunch, the Japanese-born experiential fast-casual concept unlike any other, with more than 500 locations in 15 countries, has announced it has signed its first development agreement for North America since announcing the company’s investment in domestic expansion earlier this year, and less than three months after it filed its FDD.

The B.I.D. Investment Group has signed on to develop 10 units over the next five years in and around the Phoenix, AZ area, with the first location planned to open in late Q3, 2024...

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Oct 9 1:49 PM, Urner Barry


Every Noodle Dish on the Menu for Only $5 at Noodles & Company in Celebration of National Noodle Day

Noodles & Company, the national fast-casual chain known for spreading Uncommon Goodness with its globally-inspired noodle bowls, best-in-class service, and values-centric culture, is celebrating National Noodle Day on Friday, October 6 by rewarding its Noodles Rewards members with a $5 regular-sized noodle bowl.

The Best Holiday is a Noodle Holiday
Noodles & Company is the best place to celebrate National Noodle Day. Known for its craveable, made-to-order noodle bowls with high-quality ingredients, guests...

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Oct 2 8:51 AM, Urner Barry


California Pizza Kitchen Celebrates National Pizza Month With FREE Pizza Offer 

California Pizza Kitchen (CPK), the creator of California-style pizza, is helping guests celebrate National Pizza Month with a special dine-in free pizza offer and the launch of a new limited time only Korean BBQ Steak Pizza.

From October 3 through October 31, guests who order a pizza while dining-in will get a free, Take + Bake pizza to bring home on their next visit. CPK’s Take + Bake pizzas are prepared fresh to order, allowing guests to enjoy the oven-fresh restaurant experience at home...

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Sep 28 9:54 AM, Urner Barry


IHOP® Fall Menu Features New Waffles, Seasonal Flavors and More

Today, IHOP® announced a new menu full of fall flavors and a variety of updated favorites, including craveable Belgian Waffles, Hand-Crafted Melts, entrées and more. The latest IHOP menu innovations join the recently released Biscuits and seasonal Pumpkin Spice menu items to deliver delightfully surprising sweet and savory options for any time of day.

The new Waffles keep the batter that our guests love and add four new varieties with best-in-class ingredients, plus a Waffle Breakfast Combo...

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Sep 28 7:56 AM, Urner Barry


Honeygrow Announces New Miso Garlic Chicken Stir-Fry for Fall

It’s time to cozy up this fall with Honeygrow’s latest flavorful stir-fry creation! The Philadelphia-based fast-casual restaurant known for its wholesome, simple, and made-to-order stir-frys, salads, and honeybars, is bringing back a fan-favorite, the Miso Garlic Chicken Stir-Fry throughout its seven markets in DE, MA, MD, NJ, NY, PA, and VA markets beginning today.

Delicious, savory and bursting with umami flavor, honeygrow’s Miso Garlic Chicken Stir-Fry is prepared with freshly prepared egg white noodles, roasted chicken, miso corn, caramelized onions, shaved...

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Sep 27 10:59 AM, Urner Barry


Moe's Southwest Grill® and Eggo® Unveil the "Eggo Taco" For National Taco Day

To celebrate National Taco Day, Moe's Southwest Grill® and Eggo® are teaming up to release a limited-time Eggo Taco. The new taco combines Moe's Southwest Grill's bold flavors with the crispy, fluffy goodness of the famous Eggo Homestyle waffle. A first-of-its-kind for the fast casual restaurant, now open nation-wide at 10:30 AM, the Eggo Taco features Moe's adobo chicken topped with bacon, shredded cheese and chipotle ranch served on a fried Eggo waffle as the taco shell...

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Sep 27 9:17 AM, Urner Barry


Panera Brands Appoints Patrick Grismer to Lead Independent Director 

Panera Brands today announced the appointments of Board Member Patrick Grismer to Lead Independent Director and Michael Tattersfield to the Panera Brands Board of Directors, effective immediately. The appointments are another step in the preparation of Panera’s upcoming IPO.

Mr. Grismer, who joined the Board in 2022, currently Chairs the Board’s Audit Committee, and brings extensive financial experience including nine years as a public company CFO at Starbucks, Hyatt Hotels, and Yum! Brands. Mr. Tattersfield is a highly seasoned, world-class brand builder, having led Krispy Kreme through significant growth...

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Sep 25 12:29 PM, Urner Barry


Panera Bread Introduces Crunch Time Ordering: New One-Swipe Ordering Solution 

Today, Panera Bread announced the introduction of Crunch Time Ordering: the ultimate one-swipe ordering option on the Panera app. Panera knows that many of its guests are always on the go and for those stressful, busy moments where mealtimes creep up on them, Crunch Time Ordering is there to solve their dinnertime dilemma. This new feature is among the first in the industry that allows guests to have their favorite meals pre-programmed to be ordered at a set date and time with just a single swipe...

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Sep 20 8:17 AM, Urner Barry


Chipotle’s Fan-Favorite Carne Asada Is Back on the Grill for a Limited Time

Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG) today announced it is bringing back Carne Asada in the U.S. and Canada for a limited time. The popular protein has been revered by Chipotle fans for years, and this marks the third time it is making a comeback to Chipotle’s menu.

Carne Asada’s Return

The legend of Carne Asada is real. Carne Asada made its debut in September 2019 as Chipotle’s second limited time protein offering and quickly became a guest favorite. Chipotle estimates that more than 10 million customers...

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Sep 14 9:41 AM, Urner Barry


Introducing Subway® MVP Rewards, a New Loyalty Program 

Subway today unveiled MVP Rewards, a refreshed loyalty program launching September 9 in the U.S., Canada and Puerto Rico. The new and improved program gives Subway guests the MVP experience with more ways to earn, more perks, and more earning power as you ascend from Pro to Captain to All-Star status tiers*. Consumers can earn points by ordering their favorite sub in Subway restaurants, on Subway.com or the Subway app.

MVP Rewards replaces Subway MyWay® Rewards. All 30 million MyWay members across North America will be enrolled in the...

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Sep 8 8:01 AM, Urner Barry


Eat Like a Champion with Little Caesars New 4-Quarter Calzony

As the Official Pizza Sponsor of the NFL, Little Caesars is giving pizza eaters and football fans the opportunity to draft the ultimate gametime meal that satisfies the entire team and their appetites. Little Caesars is putting its signature Crazy Calzony®, a pizza-calzone combo, back in the lineup and amping it up with a variety of toppings to create a product that has something for everyone – the 4-Quarter Calzony.

Fans can get their hands on the 4-Quarter Calzony for $8.99* as early...

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Sep 6 9:03 AM, Urner Barry


Fazoli’s Brings Back Fan Favorite Pizza Baked Pasta!

Fazoli’s, America’s favorite fast and fresh Italian chain, today announces the return of the beloved Pizza Baked Pasta to its menu for a limited time. Beginning Sept. 5, the classic dish will be available to order in three irresistible variations: Pizza Baked Pasta, Meaty Pizza Baked Pasta and Supreme Pizza Baked Pasta. Also included in the limited-time offering is Pumpkin Cheesecake made by The Cheesecake Factory Bakery®, a welcome addition to the dessert menu just in time for fall.

The classic Pizza Baked Pasta is back better than before, this...

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Sep 5 2:27 PM, Urner Barry


Subway® Rises Above the Rest with a Flying Footlong

Subway unveils the Subway in the Sky: a new dining experience onboard a blimp and a thrilling capstone to its latest Eat Fresh® Refresh launch. Taking to the skies on September 1, America can experience the heights Subway has reached since it began its transformation journey in 2021.

The vessel embodies The Beast, one of the new Deli Hero subs introduced in July that boasts a half pound of its new freshly sliced meat. Underneath the nearly 180-foot-long footlong, Subway...

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Aug 30 7:49 AM, Urner Barry


It’s Back to School Time with Dickey’s Barbecue Pit

Dallas, TX (Restaurant News Release) Dickey’s Barbecue Pit is helping families enjoy the “back to school, back to busy” season with its Family Packs and Kids Eat Free on Sundays.

The hustle of the new school year has commenced, and Dickey’s continues its tradition of helping families around the country ease into those hectic school nights filled with sports, homework and of course, cooking dinner for the family. Luckily for barbecue fans, the Texas-style barbecue brand offers their guests a variety of Family Packs to relieve the stress of weeknight...

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Aug 29 2:15 PM, Urner Barry


Panera Introduces New Cinnamon Crunch Bagel Breakfast Sandwich and the Return of the Cinnamon Crunch Latte

Today, Panera celebrates its seasonal fall menu drop with the return of its signature Cinnamon Crunch Latte and the debut of the new Ham, Egg & Cheese on a Cinnamon Crunch Bagel, available at Panera bakery-cafes nationwide starting August 30. Priced at $6.79 – $7.79, this new breakfast sandwich brings together Black Forest Ham, scrambled egg, aged white cheddar and salt and pepper on a toasted Cinnamon Crunch Bagel for an irresistible combination to kickstart your morning. Panera also expanded its beverage lineup...

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Aug 29 12:29 PM, Urner Barry


Crimson Coward Nashville Hot Chicken Brings Premium Chicken Fare To Owings Mills

Crimson Coward Nashville Hot Chicken signed a lease with David S. Brown Enterprises to open at Boulevard Corporate Center in Owings Mills, Maryland. The L.A. based hot chicken franchise intends to open 25 locations in Maryland with an aggressive goal to open 200 restaurants across the U.S. by 2027. Maryland will be the fifth state to showcase the hot chicken brand.

Crimson Coward first launched in 2019 and has been a popular destination for customers who want quality hot chicken flavor. The brand delivers premium, all-natural...

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Aug 22 11:39 AM, Urner Barry


Calling All Trivia Experts! Chipotle IQ is Back in Session with 250,000 BOGOs

Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG) today announced it is bringing back Chipotle IQ, a trivia game that tests fans' knowledge of Chipotle's real ingredients, leading food standards, culinary techniques, sustainability efforts, brand history, and community engagement. This year's game will give Chipotle fans the opportunity to win one of 250,000 BUY-ONE-GET-ONE (BOGO) offers*.

How It Works

  1. Starting today through Thursday, August 24 at 11:59pm PT, Chipotle will offer BOGOs to fans who score a 10 out of 10 on...
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Aug 22 8:10 AM, Urner Barry


Why Didn't We Launch This Sooner?! Domino's Introduces Pepperoni Stuffed Cheesy Bread

Domino's Pizza Inc. is giving pepperoni lovers more of what they want. The largest pizza company in the world has officially launched its newest menu item – Pepperoni Stuffed Cheesy Bread – across all franchise and corporate stores in the U.S.

"Pepperoni makes everything better," said Kate Trumbull, Domino's senior vice president – chief brand officer. "Adding our No. 1 pizza topping to our Stuffed Cheesy Bread was a no-brainer. We honestly can't believe we didn't launch it sooner! Whether you enjoy it as a standalone meal or pair it...

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Aug 21 9:23 AM, Urner Barry


Subway Announces New Senior Leadership Appointments

After an exceptional 18-year tenure, Subway's President of North America Trevor Haynes has announced that he will leave the company at the end of the calendar year. Haynes, who joined Subway in 2006 as Territory Manager in Australia, has worked across several continents and held significant leadership positions during his time with the brand, including Chief Business Development Officer and interim CEO.

"Trevor has played a pivotal role in shaping the brand's vision, strengthening our position in the market, and enriching the lives of our guests, franchisees and employees," said John Chidsey...

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Aug 17 9:05 AM, Urner Barry


Subway Announces New Senior Leadership Appointments

Subway, one of the world's largest restaurant brands, has announced leadership transitions that continue to build on the brand's strong momentum and drive its transformation journey.

After an exceptional 18-year tenure, Subway's President of North America Trevor Haynes has announced that he will leave the company at the end of the calendar year. Haynes, who joined Subway in 2006 as Territory Manager in Australia, has worked across several continents and held significant leadership positions during his time with the brand, including Chief Business Development Officer and interim CEO.

"Trevor has played a pivotal...

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Aug 16 2:34 PM, Urner Barry


Panera Introduces Value Duets: More Cravings, More Savings!

Panera is excited to expand on its Value Duets pairings this year, with a focus on providing guests with delicious quality, value and variety. These flavor-packed combinations of Panera favorites are set pairings that are priced between $6.99 and $8.99 when ordered from the Value Duet menu. Featuring some of Panera's most popular menu items, there are a variety of different flavor-packed set pairings to choose from, whether you're a soup lover, salad enthusiast, or sandwich connoisseur. The Value Duet pairings combines a half portion sandwich...

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Aug 10 10:06 AM, Urner Barry


Johnny Rockets Announces Twenty New Texas Locations

FAT (Fresh. Authentic. Tasty.) Brands Inc., parent company of Johnny Rockets and 16 other restaurant concepts, announces a new development deal set to bring 20 new franchised Johnny Rockets locations to Texas in the next 10 years with the first unit set to open in 2024.

The brand currently operates a number of restaurants in the Lone Star State. The new locations will open in partnership with Brame Holdings LLC, featuring the classic fare that put the brand on the map over 35 years ago, including juicy, made-to-order burgers and hand...

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Aug 8 8:01 AM, Urner Barry


FAT Brands Bolsters Boards with Three New Additions

FAT (Fresh. Authentic. Tasty.) Brands Inc. announces the appointment of three new Directors to its board, Peter R. Feinstein, Matthew H. Green and John C. Metz. With the additions, the Board size will increase to 12.

Mr. Feinstein and Mr. Green will serve as independent directors in addition to being appointed to the Audit Committee of the Board. Mr. Feinstein is an experienced operator of restaurant and entertainment properties, including SHAC, LLC, Fatburger franchises, Sugar Factory, El Dorado Cantina and Country Star Restaurants. He is also a retired certified public accountant, having...

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Aug 4 8:18 AM, Urner Barry


Wingstop Inc. Reports Fiscal Second Quarter 2023 Financial Results

Wingstop Inc. today announced financial results for the fiscal second quarter ended July 1, 2023.

Highlights for the fiscal second quarter 2023 compared to the fiscal second quarter 2022:

  • System-wide sales increased 27.8% to $809.8 million
  • 50 net new openings in the fiscal second quarter 2023
  • Domestic same store sales increased 16.8%
  • Domestic restaurant AUVs exceeded $1.7 million
  • Digital sales increased to 65.2%
  • Total revenue increased 27.9% to $107.2 million
  • Net income increased 21.6% to $16.2 million, or $0.54 per diluted...
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Aug 2 2:57 PM, Urner Barry


 Yum! Brands Reports Second-Quarter Results

Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM) today reported results for the second-quarter ended June 30, 2023. Worldwide system sales excluding foreign currency translation grew 13%, with 9% same-store sales growth and 6% unit growth. Second-quarter GAAP operating profit grew 4%. Second-quarter core operating profit grew 12%. Second-quarter GAAP EPS was $1.46 and second-quarter EPS excluding Special Items was $1.41. Second-quarter EPS includes a favorable $0.09 mark-to-market impact from unrealized investment gains and a negative $0.05 impact from foreign currency translation...

 

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Aug 2 9:26 AM, Urner Barry


Subway Achieves 10 Consecutive Quarters of Positive Sales

Subway, one of the world's largest restaurant brands, announced its 10th consecutive quarter of positive sales, as it continues to execute against its multi-year transformation journey.

During the second quarter, Subway broke brand records as it achieved its highest average unit volume (AUV) in North America for three consecutive months and, within that time, its highest weekly AUV in the company's recorded history. For the first half of 2023, Subway saw positive traffic across North America and significant growth in global restaurant same-store sales. Positive sales momentum continues to...

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Jul 26 7:13 AM, Urner Barry


Cater Your Summertime Gathering with Dickey’s Barbecue Pit

Dickey’s Barbecue Pit is offering barbecue lovers across the country multiple pack options to help beat the heat this summer.

Summertime is the season for picnics, pool parties and family reunions. Therefore, Dickey’s Packs are a great option for your gathering of any size. With a variety of pit-smoked meats and fan favorite sides to choose from, Texas-style barbecue fans can now order the following pack options:

  • Family Pack (starting at $61.60) – two choices of meats, three large sides and six slices of Texas toast. Feeds four to six...
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Jul 25 7:59 AM, Urner Barry


Yum! Brands Appoints Former Walmart CFO Brett Biggs and Boeing CIO Susan Doniz to Board

Yum! Brands, Inc., today announced the appointments of Brett Biggs, former Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Walmart Inc., and Susan Doniz, Chief Information Officer and Senior Vice President of Information Technology & Data Analytics of The Boeing Company, to its Board of Directors, effective August 10, 2023.

“Brett and Susan bring deep leadership experience and proven track records driving performance and innovation for well-known customer-oriented and technology-centric companies, making them outstanding additions to the Yum! Brands Board,” said Brian Cornell...

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Jul 19 9:57 AM, Urner Barry


Chipotle Accelerates International Expansion Through First Ever Development Agreement with Alshaya 

Chipotle Mexican Grill today announced it has signed its first-ever development agreement to open restaurants in the Middle East and accelerate its international expansion efforts. In partnership with leading international franchise retail operator Alshaya Group, the Company will initially open new restaurants in Dubai and Kuwait early next year before expanding further across the region.

"Leveraging Alshaya's market expertise will enable us to quickly gain access to these vibrant economies," said Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Brian Niccol. "We are excited to offer...

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Jul 18 9:41 AM, Urner Barry


Golden Corral Announces Dawn Gillis as New CIO

In its mission to remain an industry leader and leverage cutting-edge technology systems and applications to further establish itself as an innovator in a constantly evolving industry, Golden Corral is proud to welcome Dawn Gillis as its new Chief Information Officer.

A savvy leader with more than 20 years of experience in the restaurant, hospitality and consumer goods industries, Gillis is a respected leader who has proven to be a forward thinker while consistently delivering results. As CIO, she is tasked with leading Golden Coral’s digital growth strategy while modernizing its...

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Jul 7 7:50 AM, Urner Barry


Subway Elevates Menu with New Freshly Sliced Meats Highlighted by Four New Deli Subs Piled High 

Subway announces the arrival of freshly sliced meats in U.S. restaurants – its latest and biggest change since the brand began its efforts to improve every aspect of the guest experience, headlined by a better menu, which began in 2021.
To showcase freshly sliced meats*, Subway revealed a major expansion of its Subway Series menu with a new category called Deli Heroes, a collection of the ultimate deli subs. These authentic, deli-style sandwiches, ordered by name and number, will satisfy the strongest deli cravings...

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Jul 6 8:09 AM, Urner Barry


Papa Johns Appoints Ravi Thanawala As Chief Financial Officer

Papa John’s International, Inc., today announced the appointment of Ravi Thanawala to Chief Financial Officer, effective July 24, 2023. Mr. Thanawala brings financial leadership experience with global consumer brands to the role, including seven years at Nike where he most recently served as CFO of Nike North America, its largest division, with fiscal year 2022 revenue of approximately $18 billion.

“Ravi is a multi-faceted leader who brings a combination of strategic financial leadership experience, operational acumen and international expertise...

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Jun 26 9:07 AM, Urner Barry


Freddy's Launches New Pretzel Bacon BBQ Steakburger

Fast-casual restaurant concept, Freddy's Frozen Custard & Steakburgers®, announced today the launch of its new Pretzel Bacon BBQ Steakburger, Key Lime Pie Concrete and Very Berry Strawberry Shake. The limited-time offers are available to order starting June 21 through August 29 at participating Freddy's locations nationwide via drive-thru, in-restaurant dining, and pickup or delivery through the Freddy's mobile app and at https://freddys.com.

The cooked-to-order Pretzel Bacon BBQ Steakburger is made with two steakburger patties with melted American cheese, crispy bacon, sliced... 

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Jun 15 7:58 AM, Urner Barry


Smashburger Accelerates Expansion in Utah with Multi-Unit Development Agreement

Smashburger, the leading fast-casual restaurant chain renowned for its hand-smashed to order burgers, announced today the signing of a multi-unit development agreement to further expand its footprint in Utah, bringing five new locations to Salt Lake City. Leading the brand's expansion in the market is multi-unit franchisee Michael Walker of Zuvachs, LLC., who acquired two existing Smashburger locations in Salt Lake City through the deal. The announcement builds on the growth momentum that Smashburger has achieved since the beginning of the year, adding 26 locations to...

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Jun 13 11:41 AM, Urner Barry


BurgerFi International Inc. Announces Chris Jones as CFO

BurgerFi International Inc., owner of leading fast-casual brand BurgerFi and the casual dining pizza brand Anthony’s Coal Fired Pizza & Wings, is announcing a change in senior leadership as Christopher Jones will be joining as Chief Financial Officer on July 10, 2023. Mr. Jones is replacing the current Chief Financial Officer Mike Rabinovitch, who is transitioning to Lionheart Capital as a Senior Advisor. Lionheart Capital along with its founder and the Company’s Executive Chairman Ophir Sternberg, is the Company’s largest shareholder. Mr. Rabinovitch will remain in his role as company Chief Financial... 

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Jun 13 10:58 AM, Urner Barry


Panera Expands Toasted Baguette Sandwich Offerings with New Black Forest Ham & Gouda Melt

Today, Panera announces the addition of a new chef-curated recipe to its popular line of Toasted Baguette sandwiches: the Black Forest Ham & Gouda Melt. Panera's line of Toasted Baguettes, launched this January, has quickly become its top earning sandwich and so Panera's chefs have unveiled a new creation featuring Black Forest Ham, Panera's new country mustard, arugula and smoked gouda on a toasted baguette. MyPanera members nationwide will have the opportunity to be the first to try the new Black Forest Ham & Gouda Melt, through...

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Jun 12 10:48 AM, Urner Barry


Smashburger Appoints Jose Miñana Jr. as Interim President

Smashburger, the leading fast-casual restaurant chain renowned for its hand-smashed to order burgers, announced today that Jose Miñana Jr. has been appointed as interim president of Smashburger in place of Carl Bachmann upon his departure from the company on June 30th. Miñana is the chief sustainability and public affairs officer for Smashburger's parent company, Jollibee Foods Corporation, and will serve as the president until the permanent lead executive has been appointed.

Miñana has over 25 years of experience working for the Jollibee Foods Corporation and has held multiple...

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Jun 9 7:56 AM, General News


Panera Launches Drive-Thru Pick-Up Nationwide

Today, Panera announces the nationwide launch of Drive-Thru Pick-Up, combining the ease of the digital ordering experience with the comfort and convenience of the drive-thru window. Guests can now choose the Drive-Thru Pick-Up option when ordering ahead on the Panera app or website to get their favorite Panera order at the Drive-Thru without leaving their vehicle. To celebrate the national launch, starting tomorrow, June 1 through June 30, any MyPanera member ordering Drive-Thru Pick-Up will receive $5 off any order of $15 or...

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Jun 1 7:05 AM, Urner Barry


When They Hit a Three, Burritos are Free: Chipotle Launches " Free Pointer"

Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG) today introduced a new promotion called "Free-Pointer" ahead of the 2023 men's professional basketball championship series.

How It Works

1. When a player in the series hits a 3-pointer, Chipotle will drop a text-to-win code via a tweet from @ChipotleTweets on Twitter.
2. The first 300 fans to text the designated code to 888222 will receive a free entrée from Chipotle*. The brand will give away up to 10,500...

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May 30 9:56 AM, Urner Barry


Panera Brands Prepares IPO with Next-Generation Leadership and Board Appointments

Panera Brands Inc., which includes the iconic fast casual and hospitality brand Panera Bread as well as Einstein Bros. Bagels and Caribou Coffee, today announced the establishment of its next generation of CEO leadership and Board governance in preparation for its eventual IPO. Current CEO Niren Chaudhary will become Chairman of Panera Brands, handing the CEO reins to José Alberto Dueñas, currently President and CEO of Einstein Bros. Bagels, effective July 1, 2023. Former Starbucks CFO and Independent Director Patrick Grismer will become Chairman of the Audit Committee...

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May 24 8:00 AM, Urner Barry


Saladworks Mixes Sweet and Spicy Flavors in their New Summertime Menu Items 

Saladworks, the nation's leading fast-casual create-your-own salad franchise and part of the WOWorks family of better-for-you restaurant brands, is mixing sweet and spicy flavors in its new summer Limited-Time Only (LTOs) menu items. The new LTOs will add craft Hot Honey to several popular menu items during Q2, as well as bring back a guest favorite for the season, the Summer Berry Salad with their new Poppyseed Dressing.

The new featured menu offerings with a twist of sweetness and spice are available... 

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May 24 8:00 AM, Urner Barry


Chicken Salad Chick Announces 8-Unit Agreement: Strengthens Brand Presence

Chicken Salad Chick, the nation's only fast casual chicken salad restaurant concept, announces the signing of an eight-unit agreement that will bring new restaurants to Arlington and Fairfax Counties over the next five years. The first location is slated to open in Spring 2024. This development adds to the brand's existing statewide footprint that boasts five open locations - Christiansburg, Hampton, Mechanicsville, Richmond, and Roanoke, with 11 more under various stages of development.

Behind the development agreement is Devon Chamberlin, her father, Patrick Cavanaugh, and her father-in-law, Barry...

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May 23 12:06 PM, Urner Barry


Blaze Pizza Selects Qu as Unified Commerce Platform to Support Rapid Growth and Innovation

Blaze Pizza has chosen Qu’s unified commerce platform to enhance ordering and operational efficiency across the franchise system. Qu’s cloud-native system provides greater order accuracy and kitchen fulfillment, reducing the cost of labor and food waste. These advantages, along with extensive data collection, will allow for greater cost savings and a better user experience, ultimately supporting Blaze’s plans for rapid growth. The announcement was made at the Cota Connect summit in San Francisco, hosted by Qu investor Cota Capital...

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May 19 8:02 AM, Urner Barry


Applebee’s Fan-Favorite 2 for $25 with Steak Makes a Perfect Date Night Match!

Applebee’s favorite two person pairing, the 2 for $25 deal, just got better. Guests can now enjoy a 6 oz. Top Sirloin for one - or both - of their entrée selections, paired with an appetizer or two side salads for only $25!* Grab your friends, family, or S.O. and choose from a special menu that includes two full-size entrées and a choice of one appetizer, or two side salads, for dine-in, To Go and Delivery.
Whether celebrating date night or going out...

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May 16 8:00 AM, Urner Barry


Denny's Fan Favorite Super Slam Returns for Big Classic Breakfast Around the Clock

Denny's, known around the world for its famous breakfast Slams, has brought back the Super Slam, America's biggest breakfast. The Super Slam, which is a featured item on Denny's "All Day Diner Deals" value menu, includes two buttermilk pancakes, two eggs cooked to order, two bacon strips, two sausage links, and crispy hash browns. Available now through June 20th for $7.99 ($9.99 in select markets), America's Diner, which is celebrating its 70th anniversary this year, has given their guests another...

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May 15 10:03 AM, Urner Barry


Denny's Hires Restaurant Industry Veteran Alex Williams as Chief Operating Officer

Denny's Corporation today announced the appointment of Alex Williams as Senior Vice President, Chief Operating Officer (COO), reporting to Denny's President John Dillon. Williams brings with him decades of experience in the restaurant industry, having served in key operations roles with Starbucks, McDonald's, Outback Steakhouse, Fleming's Steakhouse and Moe's Southwest Grill.
"Alex possesses an impressive blend of operations expertise and restaurant industry credentials. As importantly, he is a collaborative, purpose-driven leader and has true passion for the Denny's brand," said Dillon. "Alex's role will be pivotal...

 

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May 9 8:00 AM, Urner Barry


Razzoo’s Cajun Cafe Appoints Philip Parsons as CEO

Razzoo’s Cajun Cafe, the spirited casual eatery that spotlights the flavor, fun, and festivity of New Orleans, announced today that Co-Founder & CEO Jeff Powell, will assume the role of Chairman of the Board of Directors and has appointed Philip Parsons as the brand's Chief Executive Officer. Parsons has served as President since 2022 and previously served as CFO of the brand from 2019 to 2021.

“Over the past five years, Philip and I have worked to build a team to strengthen the business and set Razzoo’s up for accelerated growth. Philip...

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May 8 10:27 AM, Urner Barry


Wingstop Inc. Reports Fiscal Quarter 2023 Fiancial Results

Wingstop Inc. today announced financial results for the fiscal first quarter ended April 1, 2023.

Highlights for the fiscal first quarter 2023 compared to the fiscal first quarter 2022:

  • System-wide sales increased 30.4% to $821.6 million
  • 37 net new openings in the fiscal first quarter 2023, resulting in an increase in unit count of 11.4%
  • Domestic same store sales increased 20.1%
  • Domestic restaurant AUVs increased to $1.7 million
  • Digital sales increased to 65.2%
  • Total revenue increased 42.7% to $108.7 million
  • Net income increased 80.6% to... 
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May 3 9:29 AM, Urner Barry


Senior FAT Brands Executives Appointed to Lead Global Restaurant Franchising Company

FAT (Fresh. Authentic. Tasty.) Brands Inc. announces Ken Kuick and Rob Rosen as Co-CEOs, effective May 5, 2023. As previously announced, Andy Wiederhorn will step down as CEO and continue in his role as Chairman of the Board, where he will focus on the strategic direction of the company, the allocation of capital, and ensuring the management team executes the Company’s business plan while maintaining quality restaurant operations.

Joining FAT Brands in 2021, Mr. Kuick, Chief Financial Officer, and Mr. Rosen, Executive...

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May 2 2:22 PM, Urner Barry


Papa Johns Announces Mark Shambura As Chief Marketing Officer

Mr. Shambura will report to Mr. Lynch and serve on the Papa Johns Executive Leadership Team. He replaces Anne Fischer, who departed earlier in the year.

“Papa Johns is the most exciting brand in the pizza category, with high brand recognition, an innovation track record and tremendous opportunity for growth in the U.S. and globally,” Mr. Shambura said. “By delivering on its iconic brand promise of BETTER INGREDIENTS. BETTER PIZZA, Papa Johns has consistently set itself apart with its premium positioning. In addition... 

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May 2 9:11 AM, Urner Barry


Chipotle Launches Five-Day Cinco De Mayo Celebration for First Timers and Fans 

Chipotle Mexican Grill today announced it is teaching new guests how to Chipotle just in time for Cinco de Mayo.

Chipotle 101: From Sofritas to Salsa
While Chipotle's makeline is iconic to superfans and regulars who can recite their favorite order from memory, some consumers have yet to discover Chipotle's customizable menu and real, fresh ingredients. The brand has taken notice of users on social media who have never tried Chipotle and are hungry to learn more. In December 2022, Chipotle posted a parody...

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May 1 1:07 PM, Urner Barry


Pizza Hut Brings Sirloin Steak to Restaurants Nationally for the First Time

Pizza Hut is introducing a new, craveable offering to its menu, Cheesesteak. The pizza destination is bringing grilled sirloin steak to a nationally available menu for the very first time, offering the recipe as both a pizza and a crispy handheld Melt. The two new menu items will be available at participating restaurants nationwide on May 2 for a limited time. Starting today, Pizza Hut's Hut Rewards members have exclusive access to be the first to try the Cheesesteak Melt when ordering on the Pizza Hut app...

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May 1 12:55 PM, Urner Barry


Popeyes Drops New Creative Campaign: We Don’t Make Sense, We Make Chicken

Today, Popeyes® drops its new creative campaign, “We Don’t Make Sense, We Make Chicken,” available to view here. The campaign brings the magic of the brand’s hometown of New Orleans to serve as the catalyst to tell a rich story about Popeyes culinary credentials. Leveraging the brand’s Louisiana heritage, the new spots focus on the slow, time-honored, homemade traditions of Southern cooking that contribute to the delicious crunch and robust Cajun flavors served to guests every day. From 12-hour marination, to hand battered and...

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Apr 27 9:26 AM, Urner Barry







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