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Taco John’s Works to Enhance Customer Experience

Taco John’s doesn’t care if a guest visits one of its restaurants in Longmont, Colorado, or Long Island, New York. The Mexican quick-serve chain wants the food, setting and service to be consistently excellent. To reach that goal, Taco John’s has signed a three-year deal...

Sharky’s Opens First Location Beyond California

Sharky’s Woodfired Mexican Grill, a premium fast-casual restaurant and lifestyle brand offering an award-winning and innovative Mexican-inspired menu, has opened its first location outside of California in Tualatin, Oregon. Sharky’s Woodfired Mexican Grill now has a total of 24 restaurants, with plans to strategically open...

Pal’s Sudden Service Grills Up New Patty Melt

If the description of ingredients in the new sandwich from Pal’s Sudden Service makes your mouth water, it’s understandable.

The new Pal’s Patty Melt includes two beef patties, a premium slice of American cheese, pickles, a proprietary dressing, and crispy onion crumbles inside a burger bun...

Krystal Offers Special on Take Your Child to Work Day

On the fourth Thursday of April this year, nearly 37 million school-aged children and 3.5 million different workplaces across the country will participate in Take Your Child to Work Day, which was started as a way to introduce girls and boys to the career world...

Submit for the 2016 QSR 50 Today!

It's the industry's biggest report: The QSR 50, your annual run-down of the best-performing U.S. quick-service brands. The top 50 companies ranked by U.S. system-wide sales, along with an additional 15 brands contending for the list, will appear in the August 2016 issue of QSR, giving you...

Restaurants Experience First Negative Quarter in Two Years

Chain restaurant same-store sales fell during March, plunging into negative growth territory for the second time in the last three months. At -0.7 percent same-store sales growth, March represented the second worst month since February of 2014. Only January 2016 was slightly weaker at -0.8...