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Arby’s Acquires 19 Restaurants from Tennessee Franchisee

Arby’s Restaurant Group Inc. (ARG), parent company of the franchisor of the Arby’s brand, has announced the acquisition of all 19 Arby’s restaurants in the Knoxville, Tennessee, area previously operated by Arby’s franchisee T.G.J. & Co. Inc.

“Our family has been a part of the Knoxville...

Who You Gonna Call? Papa John’s

Papa John's International teamed up with Sony Pictures on the reboot of the iconic film, Ghostbusters. In addition to Papa John's pizza making a tasty cameo at a vacant Chinese restaurant serving as Ghostbusters headquarters, the brand is offering an XL Dual Layer Pepperoni pizza...

Whataburger Brings Back Fan Favorite Sweet & Spicy Bacon Burger

Whataburger’s Sweet & Spicy Bacon Burger, which was introduced last summer, returns to the menu today at 3 p.m. for a limited time. Proving opposites really do attract, the burger’s ideal balance of flavors had Whataburger fans craving the unique combination of sweet and spicy...

Billy Sims BBQ Ramps Up Kansas Expansion

Billy Sims BBQ will open another Kansas–based restaurant in Newton, Kansas, on June 30. The 2,400-square-foot barbecue franchise will be located at 1414 North Main Street and will be open from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. daily.  It will be the third of at least...

Johnny Rockets Opens Its First Delphi Digital Drive Thru

Delphi Display Systems Inc., the global leader in drive-thru restaurant technology, has installed its Delphi’s Insight technology platform in the first Johnny Rockets drive-thru restaurant, which opened last week in Mooresville, North Carolina. The platform consists of the Insight Engage digital menu solution, Insight Track...

Dairy Queen Reintroduces $5 Buck Burger Lunch

Beginning this July, it’s all about the bacon at Dairy Queen locations throughout the U.S. The Dairy Queen system is bringing back the Bacon Cheeseburger $5 Buck Lunch, the number one most-requested value meal, which is being offered throughout July and August.

The Bacon Cheeseburger $5 Buck Lunch features a 100 percent...

Chicken Salad Chick Appoints New Leadership

Chicken Salad Chick, the nation’s only Southern inspired, fast-casual chicken salad restaurant concept, has appointed Tom Carr as vice president of marketing and Carrie Evans as director of franchise development. Carr will lead the marketing team in developing and executing brand, national, and local marketing initiatives....