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Bojangles Wants You to Celebrate “12 Days of Bo*” This Holiday Season
Can you hear the Bo-jingle bells? The holiday season has officially begun, and this year, Bojangles is encouraging fans to celebrate “12 Days of Bo*” with a series of fun promotions to go along with its delicious – and convenient – meals perfect for a family gathering or on-the-go life.
To celebrate the most wonderful time of year and help customers stretch their holiday budgets, Bojangles’ “12 Days of Bo*” features surprise and delights for its most loyal fans, rewards for app users and a fun celebrity...
Boston Market Brings the Family Together with Holiday Meal Options
Iconic rotisserie kitchen brand Boston Market, better known this time of year as the "Holiday Expert," is offering a variety of Thanksgiving meal options from $11.99 per person, prices may vary by market, starting today at all restaurants nationwide. Whether dining in-restaurant or celebrating at home, Boston Market has offerings to fit every family this holiday season.
Guests will have a choice between the Hot & Ready-To-Serve meals, catering and a la carte offerings. The Hot & Ready-To-Serve meals include everything needed to serve between six...
Grab the Family Movie Night Meal Deal at Checkers® & Rally's® in Honor of E.T.'s 40th Anniversary
Checkers & Rally's, an iconic drive-thru restaurant chain known for flavorful, craveable food at a great value, celebrates the 40th anniversary release of "E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial" in partnership with Universal Pictures Home Entertainment and Amblin Entertainment, inviting all customers to grab the new Family Movie Night Meal Deal before watching E.T. as a family, now through Nov. 13.
The Family Movie Night Meal Deal features four meals consisting of four single sandwich options – Checkerburger/Rallyburger, Spicy Chicken, Crispy Fish or...
The Cheesecake Factory Expands International Development
The Cheesecake Factory Incorporated today announced the expansion of its existing development agreement with Hong Kong-based Maxim’s Caterers Limited to include Thailand. In 2014, The Cheesecake Factory® entered into its agreement with Maxim’s which initially provided for the development of a minimum of 14 restaurants in Hong Kong, Macao, Taiwan and the People’s Republic of China. The new agreement includes development of a minimum of 18 restaurants across the expanded development area by 2028.
A leading operator of full-service and quick-service restaurants across Asia, Maxim’s currently operates six The Cheesecake...
Denny's Drops a Hot New Set of Creator Meal Collabs
On the heels of the All Day Diner Deals value menu launch, today Denny's announces the release of three tasty new eats developed in partnership with popular TikTok creators who have a passion for food, flavor and fresh experiences. The distinct and dynamic new menu items - available at locations nationwide for a limited time - are part of the brand's newest Social Stars Influenced Menu, bursting with bold flavors and creative twists on sweet and savory pairings to excite the palate.
With a finger on the pulse of influencers who represent...
Jack in the Box’s New Online Ordering Makes Satisfying Cravings Even Easier
Jack in the Box, one of the nation’s largest hamburger chains with more than 2,200 locations across 21 states, has launched a brand-new ordering website and native mobile app. The updated app and site were developed in partnership with Bounteous, the digital innovation partner for the world’s most ambitious brands.
Jack in the Box's online ordering and integrated mobile app features a full array of capabilities including full menu ordering, customization options, location finder, product and restaurant information, flexible delivery or pickup options and an integrated loyalty...
Fuzzy’s Taco Shop Adds New Saucy Brisket Poblano Taco to its Menu for a Limited Time
Fuzzy’s Taco Shop announces the addition of the Saucy Brisket Poblano Taco to its menu, available for a limited time. The new taco offers a twist on Fuzzy’s famous Butt Burnin’ sauce with the addition of Dr Pepper, providing the perfect sweet and spicy combination with each bite.
The Saucy Brisket Poblano Taco is prepared with the shredded brisket drizzled with a special Butt Burnin’ sauce blended with Dr Pepper and topped with roasted poblano peppers, house-pickled red onions, avocado slices, Fuzzy’s signature...
Roy Rogers Restaurants Readies for Unit Growth with Prototype Remodel and Technology Upgrades
Roy Rogers Restaurants, the western-themed quick-service restaurant chain based in Frederick, Md., announces key investments in remodeling and technology initiatives to drive brand growth with franchise partners. For over 50 years, Roy Rogers has remained true to its guiding principle of authenticity. When deciding to blaze a trail of evolution, brand owners executed an innovative, efficient remodel that celebrates its rich history while entering a new era of relevance and creating an enjoyable environment for a new generation of customers and longstanding fans of the brand...
Baja Fresh Introduces New Poblano and Mexi-Poblano Burritos
Baja Fresh Mexican Grill® (www.BajaFresh.com), the fast-casual Mexican food chain, is introducing two new menu items this month featuring the rich flavor profile of poblano peppers. Additionally, the popular Chicken Tortilla Soup is returning to stores just in time for some cooler weather.
The Poblano Burrito features roasted chile poblano, your choice of chicken or steak, mixed cheese, poblano sauce, avocado slices and pico de gallo wrapped in a flour tortilla. The Mexi-Poblano Burrito includes roasted chile poblano, your choice of chicken or steak, mixed cheese, poblano sauce...
CurderBurger™ Returns to the Culver's® Menu on October 12 by Popular Demand
Culver's, the Midwest restaurant chain popular for its ButterBurgers, Wisconsin Cheese Curds and Fresh Frozen Custard, made guests' dreams a reality last October when they debuted the CurderBurger™ for one day only on National Cheese Curd Day. Now, after nearly one full year of guest pleas and requests for the CurderBurger to return, Culver's is bringing the curd-topped burger back to restaurant menus on October 12th through the end of the month or while supplies last.
On April Fool's Day in 2021, Culver's teased...
California Pizza Kitchen is Boycotting Pizza During National Pizza Month
California Pizza Kitchen (CPK), the creator of California style pizza, is tossing pizza to the side during National Pizza Month in favor of spotlighting its extensive array of non-pizza menu items. Any guest who skips ordering pizza and instead chooses to order a CPK salad, pasta, entrée, or the new “West Coast Burger” will be rewarded with a complimentary seven-inch pizza that can be redeemed on their next visit. CPK is giving guests a free pizza for NOT ordering pizza!
The month-long boycott is a lighthearted jab...
Cracker Barrel Reports Fourth Quarter Fiscal 2022 Results and Provides Fiscal 2023 Outlook
Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, Inc. today reported its financial results for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2022 ended July 29, 2022.
Fourth Quarter Fiscal 2022 Highlights
- The Company reported fourth quarter total revenue of $830.4 million. Compared to the prior year fourth quarter, total revenue increased 5.9%.- Comparable store restaurant sales increased 6.1%, while comparable store retail sales increased 3.0%.
- GAAP operating income for the fourth quarter was $33.0 million, or 4.0% of total revenue, and adjusted1 operating income was $36.2 million, or...
Which Wich® Superior Sandwiches Launches Exclusive Cloud'WICH
Which Wich® Superior Sandwiches is giving guests a new choice with the unveiling of the all-new Cloud'WICH. Created with an exclusive partnership in the sandwich space with The Cloud Bread Company, customers can now order their favorite Wich on healthy, great-tasting Cloud Bread.
Made with four simple ingredients – eggs, cream cheese, baking soda and baking powder – this new option is certified gluten-free, sugar-free, with zero carbs, no added preservatives and only 35 calories per slice. The Cloud'WICH caters to a variety of nutritional lifestyles, allowing...
Shawarma Press® Applauds Workforce for Dedication & Excellence on National Food Service Employee Day
Successful Mediterranean quick-service restaurant chain continues expansion
Shawarma Press, the leading Mediterranean cuisine quick-service franchise, has one thing to say about their growing success and expansion during the past five years: it would not have been possible without their loyal and dedicated employees. With National Food Service Employee Day on September 25, Shawarma Press co-founders Sawsan Abublan and Dr. Ehap Sabri, are recognizing and thanking all the chefs, managers, line cooks, cashiers, and all crew members who are integral to making the restaurants...
MGH Debuts Brand Refresh for bb.q Chicken
MGH, a full-service marketing and communications agency for restaurant franchises and more, recently debuted a complete brand refresh for U.S. locations of bb.q Chicken – a Korean fried chicken franchise that operates more than 3,500 stores across 57 countries and was recently named one of the fastest growing restaurant chains in the U.S.
MGH rolled out new and modern creative across all aspects of bb.q Chicken's brand image, including its website, social media and in franchise locations across the U.S.
- The newly redesigned consumer and franchise websites feature a modern aesthetic, consumer-friendly...
Chick-fil-A Spices Up Fall with New Items
Chick-fil-A® is embracing the flavors of fall with the debut of the new Autumn Spice Milkshake — its first new milkshake flavor available chainwide in four years — and the return of the Grilled Spicy Deluxe Sandwich. These seasonal fall items will be available nationwide* from Sept. 12 through Nov. 12, while supplies last.
Experience the full interactive Multichannel News Release here:https://www.multivu.com/players/English/9084951-chick-fil-a-new-fall-menu/
Autumn Spice & Everything NiceThe Autumn Spice Milkshake mixes rich flavors like cinnamon with crunchy bits of brown sugar cookies. Made with Chick-fil-A Icedream®...
Denny's Doubles Down on its Commitment to Value with New All Day Diner Deals Menu
With rising inflation and tightening budgets, Americans continue to seek relief and look to stretch their hard-earned dollars as far as possible, especially when it comes to mealtime. Today, Denny's announced a new value menu, featuring 10 delicious meal options perfect to enjoy any time of day or night starting at just $5.99.
With the launch of this new menu, Denny's raises the bar on what it means to serve quality meals at great prices.
"The time for value is now as more..."
Beyond™ The Original Orange Chicken™ is Back By Popular Demand at Panda Express® for a Limited Time
Panda Express®, the largest family-owned and operated Asian dining concept in the U.S., is pleased to announce the return of its breakthrough innovation, Beyond™ The Original Orange Chicken™. Now available nationwide for a limited time while supplies last, this delicious entrée is co-developed with Beyond Meat® to capture the irresistibly crunchy texture and flavor of The Original Orange Chicken®, while giving guests the flavor they know and love as a plant-based option...
Bojangles Blitzes Tailgate Scene with Iconic Big Bo Boxes AND Tailgate Tour
Teams are gearing up for opening weekend, fans are preparing to get back in the stands and Bojangles – the official Tailgate Headquarters – is ready for an unBOlievable football season.
The chicken and biscuits chain is launching its first Tailgate Tour, hosting tailgate parties full of games, giveaways and fan surprises at more than 20 of the biggest gameday matchups throughout the season. The fun starts this weekend on National Tailgating Day, Sept. 3, with the iconic 100th matchup between North Carolina A&T University...
Church’s Texas Chicken® Offers Up Two New Menu Options
Church’s Texas Chicken®, one of the largest quick-service chicken restaurant chains in the world, announced today two new meal options available for a limited time – the Feed the Family Feast and the Texas Two-Piece Feast – providing a great deal for individuals and families alike.
“Church’s Texas Chicken® values family and delicious meals at a great price, so we are very excited to be bringing these two meal options to our menus for the next couple of months,” said Doug Reifschneider, Executive Lead, Marketing. “As we are..."
Cracker Barrel Old Country Store® Introduces New Flavor-Forward Fall Recipes, Plus Savory Upgrades
Cracker Barrel Old Country Store® today announced it is introducing new flavors this fall and expanding its shareables menu to offer even more variety – all at a compelling value. For a limited time, try a bold twist on a classic dish with our bone-in, zesty Kick'n Ranch Fried Chicken. In addition, Cracker Barrel is offering new Barrel Bites, its homestyle shareables, including Country Fried Pickles and White Cheddar Cheese Bites. Complementing these savory additions are sweet beverage options like an all-new Peach...
Checkers® & Rally's® Kicks off First Half of 2022 with Strong Development Growth and Recognition
Checkers & Rally's, an iconic and innovative drive-thru restaurant chain known for bold and flavorful food at an exceptional value and its people-first attitude, today announced its strong momentum in the first half of 2022, with 32 signed franchise & multi-unit development agreements representing a total of 53 new restaurant locations, to date this year. The company has also been announced as the recipient of three industry accolades from The International Foodservice Manufacturers Association (IFMA), Franchise Update Media and Franchise Business Review...
Red Robin Announces New, Limited-Time $10 Gourmet Meal Deal
Red Robin Gourmet Burgers and Brews is introducing the $10 Gourmet Meal Deal this summer to help offset rising costs when inflation is at an all-time high. The limited-time offer allows guests to order a Gourmet Burger, Bottomless Steak Fries, and a Bottomless Beverage from a select menu for just $10.
"We get it - with rising inflation driving increases in the costs of gas and everyday items, we wanted to provide our customers with low-cost, high-quality meal options," said Jonathan Muhtar, Red Robin...
Checkers® & Rally's® Introduces its All-New Bacon Brewhouse Sandwich - for a Limited Time
Checkers & Rally's, an iconic and innovative drive-thru restaurant chain known for its bold and flavorful food at an exceptional value and its people-first attitude, brings the (Brew)house down with its Mother Cruncher chicken sandwich that infuses both bacon and beer cheese flavor sauce for that party-in-your-mouth taste.
Now available for a limited time, Checkers & Rally's new Bacon Brewhouse Mother Cruncher features a crispy all-white meat chicken breast topped with its new savory beer cheese flavor sauce topped...
Firehouse Subs® Thanks Guests by Name with the Return of Fan-Favorite" "Name of the Day" Offer
WHATTo show appreciation and thank loyal guests by name, Firehouse Subs announces the return of its fan-favorite Name of the Day offer for a very limited time, which started yesterday, May 4, 2022.
Name of the Day consists of Firehouse Subs choosing a different first name each day, and on that day, guests with the same first name can show their photo ID at any participating restaurant for a free medium sub with any purchase.* The name of the day...
California Pizza Kitchen Celebrates Moms with the Return of Heart-Shaped Pizzas and Gift Cards
There are many ways to recognize mom or a motherly figure this year and California Pizza Kitchen (CPK), a global restaurant brand dedicated to serving creative California cuisine, is serving up more than one way to help you show her how much she’s appreciated this Mother’s Day.
Available for dine-in only on Sunday, May 8, guests can order any of their favorite CPK pizzas on heart-shaped crispy thin crust for no additional charge and any guest who dines on Saturday, May 7 and...
Wingstop Inc. Reports Fiscal First Quarter Financial Results
Wingstop Inc. today announced financial results for the fiscal first quarter ended March 26, 2022.
Highlights for the fiscal first quarter 2022 compared to the fiscal first quarter 2021:
- System-wide sales increased 12.7% to $630.0 million- 60 net new openings in the fiscal first quarter 2022, an increase of 13.4%- Domestic same-store sales increased 1.2%- Three-year domestic same-store sales increased 31.8%- Domestic restaurant AUV increased to $1.6 million- Digital sales were 62.3% of sales, comparable to the prior fiscal first quarter...
Smokey Mo's TX BBQ Announces Expansion Plans Through Franchise Growth, Company Rebrand
Smokey Mo's TX BBQ, the authentic Texas barbeque chain with 16 locations throughout Central Texas, begins expansion in major Texas cities with a rebranded look as the company primes for franchise growth.
Smokey Mo's is executing a bold growth strategy, opening more corporate stores and franchise opportunities with the goal of adding 32 locations to the company by 2025. The company is focusing on expansion in Austin and San Antonio, followed by Houston, Dallas-Ft. Worth and the Waco-Temple-Bryan area.
"We are committed to growing our..."
California Pizza Kitchen Introduces New Menu Including Expanded Lunch Duos
California Pizza Kitchen (CPK), a global restaurant brand dedicated to serving creative California cuisine, is celebrating the freshness of the season with the debut of a new menu available at locations nationwide*. In addition to all-new items designed with a California state of mind such as Wild Mushroom + Brie soup and Baja Crunch salad, CPK has expanded their popular Lunch Duos to include new sandwiches and CPK’s pizzas which can be paired with a salad or soup - a quick and unrivaled lunch option perfectly suited for time-pressed...
Nathan's Famous to Pilot With Let us Nudge in 15 Locations Throughout the U.S.
Nathan's Famous, the American tradition serving New York favorites for more than 100 years, announces its partnership with Let us Nudge, an emergent restaurant technology solution that provides table seating efficiencies during both busy and slow times. We expect the Let us Nudge technology will enable Nathan's to increase sales through campaign management and targeted coupons at 15 Nathan's Famous locations throughout the country with the Nudge@Home platform.
"At Nathan's Famous, we are always seeking partners with innovative technology that enables us to offer our customers..."
Checkers® & Rally's® Rolls Out the New Bistro Buford
Checkers & Rally's, an iconic and innovative drive-thru restaurant chain known for its bold and flavorful food at an exceptional value and its people-first attitude, today rolls out the Bistro Buford to all burger fans nationwide, packing irresistible taste into every savory bite. All other burger look-a-likes 'mayo' now step aside.
Checkers & Rally's new Bistro Buford features two large hand-seasoned, all-beef patties and two strips of bacon paired with melted Swiss cheese, savory creamy Dijon mayo sauce and crispy parmesan-dusted...
Dave & Buster's is Bringing Back the Famous Eat & Play Combo for a Limited Time
Dave & Busters, the ultimate restaurant & entertainment destination, announced today its incredibly popular Eat & Play Combo returned on Monday, March 28th to more than 140 locations nationwide. With the Eat & Play Combo, guests get a Game Card and an entree for only $19.99.
"You'll always get a great entertainment experience at Dave & Buster's, but this April, with the Eat & Play Combo, you'll get that winning feeling at an amazing price," said Brandon Coleman III, SVP & CMO of Dave & Buster's. "We believe everyone could really use more..."
American Dairy Queen Unveils New Line of Signature Stackburgers
American Dairy Queen Corporation (ADQ), a leader in iconic treats and food, today announced the new Signature Stackburgers™ menu. Centered on cheeseburgers that deliver on consumer demand for big flavor and variety, this new menu is the most significant product rollout for ADQ in the past 20 years.
“Our hot food menu, served at our DQ® Grill & Chill® restaurants, is key to our business goal to become a balanced leader in both food and treat items. We know that means innovating and expanding our everyday food offerings, and..."
Checkers® & Rally's® Franchisee Falcons Burger Acquires 30 Rally's Restaurants
Checkers & Rally's, an iconic and innovative drive-thru restaurant chain known for bold and flavorful food at an exceptional value and its people-first attitude, today announced that franchisee Falcons Burger has purchased 30 Rally's restaurants from longtime, fellow franchisee Joe Hertzman following his decision to retire. The acquisition of units in the Kentucky and Indiana markets makes Falcons Burger the largest franchisee with Checkers & Rally's with a total of 57 restaurants across several states. Moreover, Falcons Burger is continuing to grow through new restaurant construction...
Chick-fil-A, Inc. Chooses Darling Ingredients to Turn Used Cooking Oil into Renewable Fuel
Darling Ingredients Inc., the world's leading company turning food waste into sustainable products and producer of renewable energy, today announced Chick-fil-A, Inc. has chosen Darling Ingredients to convert its used cooking oil into cleaner burning renewable transportation fuel. Darling Ingredients' service brand DAR PRO Solutions, will collect used cooking oil from all Chick-fil-A restaurants in the U.S. and Canada.
"We admire Chick-fil-A's commitment to reducing food waste and are proud to be part of a solution that keeps food..."
Booster Juice Partners with Field Roast™ to Offer Plant-Based Protein for the First Time
Greenleaf Foods, SPC, owner of leading plant-based brands Lightlife® (“Lightlife”) and Field Roast™ (“Field Roast”), announced today it is teaming up with Booster Juice, Canada’s largest juice and smoothie chain, to bring plant-based protein to its permanent menu for the first time. Starting March 1, Booster Juice’s 410 locations across Canada will offer two new sandwiches featuring Field Roast Italian Garlic & Fennel Plant-Based Sausage.
“We’re thrilled to partner with Booster Juice to offer their customers a delicious..."
GOOD PLANeT Foods Joins Fuddruckers' New Plant-Based Menu Offerings
Beginning Mar. 1, GOOD PLANeT Foods, premium plant-based, allergen-free cheeses, will be available for a limited time at select Fuddruckers restaurants, alongside other new plant-based menu offerings.
"We're excited to partner with Fuddruckers to help bring the joy of cheese to customers who are flexitarian, vegan, plant-based, or are just looking for options that are better for you, as well as PLANeT Friendly," says GOOD PLANeT Foods co-CEO Bart Adlam. "Customers will get to experience the taste, creaminess, and melt of our delicious..."
Chipotle Announces 2022 Environmental, Social and Governance Goals Tied to Executive Compensation
Chipotle Mexican Grill today announced its 2022 Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) goals tied to executive compensation. The objectives, which are categorized by Food & Animals, People, and the Environment, can positively or negatively impact the officers' 2022 annual incentive bonus by up to 15% based on the company's achievement of these goals.
"Chipotle's ESG goals are designed to motivate our executive leadership team to make responsible business decisions that Cultivate A Better World," said Laurie Schalow, Chief Corporate Affairs & Food Safety Officer, Chipotle. "As a company with..."
Church's Chicken® Values Culture and Expands Its Leadership with QSR Industry Expert and Marketer
Following a year of successful initiatives to revitalize their brand character, Texas heritage and unique bold flavors, Church's Chicken® announced it has promoted Claudia Lezcano to Senior Vice President U.S. Marketing. This move further expands its significant industry expertise to the Church's executive team which has continued to embrace diversity of thought across its entire corporate and restaurant network. In her newly updated role, Lezcano will oversee brand strategy, creative, media, and product R&D divisions across the U.S. and report directly to President...
QDOBA Launches All-New Rewards Program Making it Easier for Members to Earn Flavorful Rewards Fast
QDOBA, the leading fast-casual Mexican restaurant, today announced a series of enhancements to its popular QDOBA Rewards program, making it easier to earn free food fast. Upon joining the revamped program, all members will earn one (1) point for every $1 spent and a free entrée with just 125 points. New members who sign up will immediately receive the reward of QDOBA's signature Queso & Chips to enjoy for free on their next visit to the restaurant.
With a simplified format and...
Wingstop Inc. Reports Fiscal Fourth Quarter Financial Results
Wingstop Inc. today announced financial results for the fiscal fourth quarter ended December 25, 2021.
Highlights for the fiscal fourth quarter 2021 compared to the fiscal fourth quarter 2020:
- 58 net new openings in the fiscal fourth quarter 2021- Domestic same store sales increased 7.5%- Two-year domestic same store sales increased 25.7%- Domestic average unit volume ("AUV") increased to approximately $1.6 million- System-wide sales increased 19.8% to $601.9 million- Digital sales were 61.3% of sales, comparable to the prior fiscal fourth quarter- Total revenue increased 13.8%...
Make A Winning Game Plan this Sunday with Free Wings from Applebee’s
Sports fans are going to want to tune in for this, for a limited time only, Applebee’s® Neighborhood Grill + Bar is offering free wings and free delivery for everyone’s favorite Sunday of the year. Whether watching the game with friends or keeping it low-key, skip the hassle of meal prep and get 20 free Boneless Wings with any purchase over $40 via Applebee’s Delivery and To Go.*
To claim these must-have Boneless Wings, guests can visit Applebees.com or the Applebee’s mobile app...
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