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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....

Q-BBQ Wins Second People’s Choice Award at Rib Festival

Q-BBQ takes home the People’s Choice Award for the second year in a row at the area’s largest rib festival, Ribfest Chicago. The win comes on the heels of a sold-out pop-up restaurant at the iconic Willis Tower and the opening of their fourth and...

zpizza Celebrates 30 Years with New Pizza

2016 marks a milestone anniversary for zpizza, as the first artisan-inspired pizza chain turns 30. In celebration of the anniversary, zpizza has partnered with Gaby Dalkin of acclaimed California cooking blog, “What’s Gaby Cooking,” to develop a limited-edition pizza to debut in zpizza restaurants this fall.

“For...

Arby’s Shares Corporate Responsibility Progress

Arby’s, the first nationally franchised sandwich restaurant brand in the U.S. with more than 3,300 restaurants worldwide, has released its first PurposeFULL report highlighting progress across its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) platform.

Built to deepen the company’s impact in the communities it serves, PurposeFULL focuses Arby’s CSR efforts on four...

Studies Find Fungi Caused Massive Sand Dune Collapse

Photo: Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore Mount Baldy closed after a six-year-old boy was buried when the dune collapsed. Researchers say holes that forced the closure of a massive sand dune at an Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore were caused by sand-...

Italian on the Fast Track

These days, fast casuals are bringing authentic Italian cuisine to the masses.

This story originally appeared in the print edition of Sapore, a publication on Italian foods and flavors. For more Sapore content, visit FSRmagazine.com.

Growing up in Yonkers, New York, and later Greenwich, Connecticut, Rick...

Jim Irsay Buys Electric Guitar Used By Prince

Photo: Northfoto (Shutterstock.com) The musician died of an overdose in April. Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay has purchased the Yellow Cloud electric guitar that Prince used in numerous concerts until the mid-1990s. The team owner is a collecto...