Inspire Brands Announces New Arby’s President

Atlanta, GA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Inspire Brands today announced that Jim Taylor has been named President of Arby’s. Taylor, who most recently served as Chief Marketing Officer of Arby’s, will report to Paul Brown, Chief Executive Officer of Inspire. “One of the…
Why So Many Legacy Fast-Food Restaurants Are Getting Makeovers

When it comes to dining, no matter the cost of the meal, millennials place a premium on overall experience and that includes comfortable, well-appointed spaces, say marketing analysts. Having seen the steady rise of fast-casual competitors like Shake Shack and…
Arby’s Restaurant Group, Inc. Promotes John Bowie to Chief Operating Officer

Industry Veteran George Condos Retires Atlanta, GA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Arby’s Restaurant Group, Inc. (ARG) today announced that John Bowie, Senior Vice President of Operations, is being promoted to Chief Operating Officer, reporting to Paul Brown, Chief Executive Officer, Arby’s Restaurant Group,…
A New Twist On A Deli Classic: Arby’s Introduces Rachel

Arby’s Reuben Sandwich Gets a Taste Twist With Turkey and Coleslaw Atlanta, GA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Arby’s is shaking things up with a delicious twist on their classic Reuben by introducing the new Rachel sandwich.  The Rachel substitutes Reuben’s corned beef and…
Arby’s Momentum Builds With Grand Opening Of New Restaurant Format, Design

Flexibility in non-traditional venues sets stage for growth Atlanta, GA  (RestaurantNews.com)  This week, Arby’s Restaurant Group Inc. (ARG), which operates or franchises nearly 3,400 Arby’s® restaurants worldwide, announced the opening of a new restaurant design and format in White House,…
Arby’s CEO on fast-food challenges, custom orders

Arby’s, the chain known for its roast beef sandwiches, is trying to stand out in the crowded fast-food industry. It’s marketing its meats as being of superior quality and pushing to let customers know they can order sandwiches sans onions…
Arby’s Launches USDA Choice Steak Sandwich Platform

Montreal Angus & Portabella, Angus Philly and Angus Three Cheese & Bacon Unite to Bring the Greatness of Steak to the Arby’s Menu Atlanta, GA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Where would we be without steak? The scenarios are unsettling.  Thankfully for American meat-lovers…
Arby’s Promotes Melissa Strait To Chief People Officer

Newly Created Position Will Lead Global Talent Management Atlanta, GA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Arby’s Restaurant Group, Inc. announced today that it was promoting Melissa Strait, SVP, Human Resources and Leadership Development, to Chief People Officer, a newly created position reporting to Paul…
Arby’s Increases Energy Efficiency Through ‘ResourceFULL’ Initiatives

‘Efficiency Matters’ Helps Restaurants Lower Energy Use Intensity Atlanta, GA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Arby’s Restaurant Group, Inc. (ARG), franchisor of the iconic quick-service sandwich chain with nearly 3,400 Arby’s® restaurants worldwide, today announced energy reduction savings as part of a company-wide effort…
Enhanced Remodel Financing Solutions For Arby’s Franchisees

Element Financial Corp. to provide Remodel Program Funding Atlanta, GA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Arby’s Restaurant Group, Inc. (ARG), franchisor of the iconic quick-service sandwich chain with nearly 3,400 Arby’s® restaurants worldwide, has entered into an agreement with Element Financial Corp. to power…
James Lyons Appointed to Lead Development Role at Arby’s

Brand Plans Revitalization Remodel Program and Aggressive Restaurant Expansion Atlanta, GA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Arby’s Restaurant Group, Inc. (ARG), franchisor of the iconic quick-service sandwich chain with nearly 3,400 Arby’s restaurants worldwide, has named James Lyons Senior Vice President of Development. Lyons…
Arby’s Introduces Nationwide Brand Revitalization Initiative

Atlanta, GA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Arby’s Restaurant Group, Inc. (ARG), franchisor of the iconic quick-service sandwich chain with nearly 3,400 Arby’s restaurants worldwide, announced today its plans to launch a major remodeling program across Arby’s nationwide network.  This holistic, turnkey revitalization initiative…