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Growler USA Acquires Smiling Moose Deli

Growler USA purchased fast-casual concept Smiling Moose Rocky Mountain Deli. Growler USA founder Dan White will lead both franchise companies as CEO, though the two brands will maintain their individual names and concepts.

“Smiling Moose attracts a very similar customer base as Growler USA, in that...

New Concept Shiba Ramen Is ‘Scientifically Flavorful’

Emeryville Public Market’s newest resident, Shiba Ramen, is bringing authentic, traditional Japanese ramen in a fast-casual setting to the Bay Area. The brainchild of two Harvard-trained Ph.D. chemists and husband and wife team, Jake Freed and Hiroko Nakamura, Shiba Ramen serves more than 250 bowls...

Fast Casual Is the Fastest Growing Foodservice Segment Globally

Global market research company Euromonitor International released new consumer foodservice industry data. According to the new research, consumer foodservice sales grew 5.7 percent globally in 2015, improving on last year’s growth rate of 5.3 percent. Fast-casual dining was the strongest growing segment across the industry...

Chef Introduces Veggie Concept to New Baltimore Food Hall

Baltimore’s own Chef Melanie Molinaro will be creating the next generation of farm-to-fork cuisine with the launch of Stall 11, a refined vegetarian concept opening in R. House this fall. Offering eclectic twists on old-world street food inspired by travels around the globe, Stall 11...

Daybook: Donald Trump Rally & Scott County Needle Exchange

Under the guise of politically incorrect Donald is the master at appealing to and cultivating the nastiest of human behavior.

Why don’t we hand this reality game show host the

United Stated Of America because, with incredible

tax breaks and mutable bankruptcies he made

billions of dollars off his...

Verts Celebrates New Restaurant with a Worthy Cause

Growing restaurant brand Verts will open the doors to its 32nd restaurant in Denton this Saturday, April 23.

To celebrate the launch of the Denton, Texas, restaurant, 1715 S. Loop 288. Verts will give away one free, full-size entrée per guest from 11 a.m. to 9...