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Sonic 4Q results dampened by Hurricane Harvey, traffic slowdown

Nation's Restaurant News - Mon, 2017-10-16 21:22
Weather and ‘softer’ movie promotions dented drive-in sales

Pizza Hut warns that website, app hacked

Nation's Restaurant News - Mon, 2017-10-16 20:25
Intrusion may have exposed 60,000 customers’ data

KBP Foods acquires 78 KFCs

Nation's Restaurant News - Mon, 2017-10-16 20:14
Acquisition gives franchisee more than 500 locations in 20 states

5 reasons Ruby Tuesday had to be sold

Nation's Restaurant News - Mon, 2017-10-16 20:09
Blog: Falling sales, declining units and a tough segment make comeback difficult

Flavor of the Week: Matcha brightens up menus

Nation's Restaurant News - Mon, 2017-10-16 19:25
The powdered green tea is gaining popularity in both food and drink

Must-see videos: Denny's partners with No Kid Hungry

Nation's Restaurant News - Mon, 2017-10-16 17:31
NRN picks this week's top videos

Arby's will sell venison sandwiches on Saturday ONLY

Topix - Mon, 2017-10-16 16:21

The purveyor of fast food roast beef sandwiches is expanding its menu nationwide for one day only. In what looks like is becoming an annual Arby's tradition, the chain will re-release their venison burger nationwide - which they debuted last fall - while also testing elk sandwiches in three states.

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KFC bringing its Double Down 'sandwich' to the UK

Topix - Mon, 2017-10-16 16:21

Social media has gone into a frenzy over news KFC is bringing one of its most popular sandwiches to the UK. The Double Down has been on sale in the US since 2010 and, from Monday, you will be able to get your hands on one here.

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Sabato Sagaria named president of Bartaco chain

Nation's Restaurant News - Mon, 2017-10-16 14:10
Former Union Square Hospitality Group executive moves to growing Barteca Restaurant Group

NRD Capital buys struggling Ruby Tuesday

Nation's Restaurant News - Mon, 2017-10-16 14:09
Casual-dining chain to be taken private in $335 million deal

It pays to pair

Nation's Restaurant News - Mon, 2017-10-16 12:00
Operators maximize the morning with coffee and food pairings.

This new McDonald's puts the 'French' in its fries

Topix - Sat, 2017-10-14 21:27

The first "French-inspired" U.S. outpost of the fast-food chain has opened in Chelsea, taking its design from the franchise's location on the Avenue des Champs-Elysees. "We wanted to create that design and that feel, but with a New York spin on it," P.J. Fonseca, owner of the McDonald's at 809 Sixth Ave., said.

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Pizza Hut was hacked, company says

Topix - Sat, 2017-10-14 17:20

Pizza Hut announced Saturday that the personal information of some its customers may have been compromised, and some of those customers are angry that it took almost two weeks for the fast food chain to notify them. so @pizzahut sent an email today about a breach that occurred 2 weeks ago.

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Roark Capital buys stake in Culver’s

Nation's Restaurant News - Sat, 2017-10-14 15:00
Private equity firm acquires minority interest in QSR chain from Culver family

Shake Shack experiments with automated order kiosks in U.S.

Topix - Sat, 2017-10-14 13:28

Beloved burger chain Shake Shack recently announced plans to use automated kiosks in lieu of employees to take orders at its new Astor Place location in New York. The news rather awkwardly coincided with the announcement that the chain's founder, Danny Meyer, has raised $200 million in private equity to invest in companies with a strong focus on employees and communities.

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Burger King settles a lawsuit over how much a Buy One, Get One Free deal should cost

Topix - Sat, 2017-10-14 08:56

Burger King has settled a federal class action lawsuit that pointed out a price discrepancy between buying one and buy-one-get-one-free. The May suit, filed in Maryland by Koleta Anderson, claimed Burger King charged more for a Croissan'wich if the customer used a Buy One, Get One Free coupon than it charged a customer just buying one Croissan'wich by itself.

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Mum spits in the face of two McDonald's workers who asked if she had paid

Topix - Sat, 2017-10-14 04:22

A WOMAN attacked two staff members in a fast food restaurant after being accused of not paying for her food. Roberta Hughes tried to force her way behind the counter of McDonald's after there was confusion over whether she'd paid for her order.

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