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Private equity firms attracted to strong growth potential.
Lenny "The Russian" Veltman's CHIPP's expansion plans entail 10 units in three years.
After a few years of conservatism, capital is slowly becoming more accessible to restaurant-industry operators.
Thinking about opening a restaurant? Consider these 13 points before you jump into unknown territory.
Chain preps for throwback 25th anniversary promotion.
Company's 47 years of slow, meticulous growth has yielded financial strength, brand innovation and a diverse portfolio.
By Tom Smith These days, some of the food that’s moving fastest is … the food that’s moving fastest. Brick and mortar operations are finding an increasingly important opportunity in food that drives to its customer — rather than the...
Trends will surround healthy, sustainable, local, social and technological components.
After more than 12 years, the concept is ready to spread throughout the East Coast.
President of California-based pizza company discusses big changes for the 52-year-old company.
Pizza giants battled out a price war and a wheat crisis, while smaller companies touted healthy pies and make-your-own concepts.
Papa John's has announced its Q3 2010 earnings for the period ended Sept. 26, with a less-than-lustrous same store domestic sales decrease of almost 1 percent.
Home Run Inn, Chicago's casual pizza dining institution, has a frozen pizza product that outsells national brands and a new retailed wine brand that's taking off. Its latest? Drive-thru, fast casual pizza.
How BBI plans to build a pizza empire based on the operational strategies of Subway and Quiznos.
New leader of Donatos pizza dishes on its wildly successful retail distribution arm, Jane's Dough Foods.
When the first co-branded Straw Hat Pizza and Tower 27 debuts October 7 in Walnut Creek, Calif., customers will experience the company's new build-your-own yogurt concept – and the 51-year-old pizza legend's makeover. “We felt the image was a bit...
Uno marketing SVP Hendrie reveals the brand's new limited service strategies, retail solutions and the real reason behind its Chapter 11 filing.
CEO of the nation's largest fast food franchisee, NPC International, spills the secrets to his company’s success.
On the eve of their second franchise opening, in Pizza Chain, USA (Louisville, Ky.), Naked Pizza debuted its systemwide store prototype for the second time to the world. The first franchise location opened in South Beach, Fla., in late August....
In part two of this series, Stevi B's president offers hints to mitigate costs and pitfalls of real estate selection.