Restaurant Chain Growth Report 01/02/14

Growing Concepts of Multi Unit Operators Concepts that have grown by at least 5% (if less than 50 units). Phoenix, AZ-based FEZ has increased by 1 unit, from 3 to 4, with the addition of a new concept called Metropolis…
Mega-chain restaurants do some things right

Are there tips independent restaurants can pick up from casual chain concepts, a category loosely defined as operations involving full service and bars, hold the high prices? A recent tour of some of the biggest brands in the business –…

The Cheesecake Factory Incorporated (NASDAQ: CAKE) today reported financial results for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2010, which ended on December 28, 2010. Total revenues were $416.7 million in the fourth quarter of fiscal 2010 as compared to $400.6 million…

The Cheesecake Factory Incorporated (NASDAQ:CAKE) today announced the opening of its newest Cheesecake Factory restaurant at the Christiana Mall in Newark, Delaware. The restaurant opened on March 18, 2010 and contains approximately 8,600 square feet and 250 seats. About The…

Consumers are battered and bruised. They’re cutting up their credit cards or seeing them yanked by the banks. They’re reluctant to open their wallets for just about anything. But battered credit or not, Americans by and large are still treating…