Alicia Kelso / Alicia has been a professional journalist for 15 years. Her work with QSRweb.com and PizzaMarketplace.com has been featured in publications around the world, including Good Morning America, Voice of Russia radio, Consumerist.com and Franchise Asia magazine.
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Blaze Pizza plans to become a national player by targeting Millennials

The new Louisville, Ky., location will be ‘overstaffed’ to ensure guests are taken care of ‘no matter what.’

Wheat prices fall below $7 mark

Cheese prices rise sharply to close out last week.

How to maximize your supply chain strategy

In addition to cost, choose a distributor based on their food safety record and customer service metrics, as well as their sanitation practices.

How to extend the brand experience beyond your restaurant's four walls

You have to commit to social media, spending time there and deeply engaging with your customers.

Wheat down nearly 80 cents from last month

Gas prices inch up as pumps start switching to summer blends.

Restaurant marketers: Fear of failure kills creativity

In order for a marketing strategy to be successful, the operations team has to execute.

For the restaurant industry, mobile payments move into critical mass phase

Finding a good partner and testing are critical, as the mobile app is an extension of your brand.

Are you ready to add off-premise catering to your business?

Catering should never be an afterthought; it's a lot of work and it reflects your reputation and brand.

Menu trends: 'Bland isn't acceptable anymore'

Brands’ innovation processes should be influenced directly by consumer feedback.

Papa Murphy’s trading at post-IPO lows

Wheat and cheese prices continue gradual declines.

Wheat prices spike nearly 50 cents in a week

Gas prices starting to fall after spring peak.

Cheese prices finally show some relief

Papa Murphy's makes its debut on the stock market.

Domino's digital sales flirt with 50 percent

Unlike other concepts, weather positively influenced the chain's business during Q1.

Fast casual heats up restaurant industry with 11 percent growth

More QSRs and full-service restaurants are expected to realign their formats to compete more aggressively.

Yum Brands CFO: Digital ordering channels grow top line and profits

In China, sales from digital channels are between 70 and 80 percent; and 25 to 30 percent come from mobile.

Wheat, cheese prices hold steady

Yum! Brands hits a new 52-week high after its Q1 earnings report.

Pizza Hut approaching digital with 'high sense of urgency'

Despite a new product launch, U.S. sales were down 5 percent in Q1.

Successful social media strategies rely on experimentation

Consumers want to see and share photos, particularly those that are relevant to the business.

Why mystery shopping is still critical in the age of big data

Mystery shoppers provide a different level of feedback than customers; don't discount either channel.

Gas prices reach 13-month high

Wheat is 17 cents higher than a week ago.

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