Driving forward in its role as a major participant in The EV Project, the largest deployment of EV infrastructure to date, Cracker Barrel Old Country Store has installed the first Blink DC Fast Charging station available to the public in…

When Wendy’s began Project Gold Hamburger two years ago, they knew that they couldn’t totally reinvent a classic. However, the new Dave’s Hot N’ Juicy is a drastically updated and improved cheeseburger featuring two patties made from fresh beef, and…

Cracker Barrel got a double headache Tuesday morning. First, its largest shareholder launched a website criticizing the managers and asking for a seat on the board of directors. A few hours later, the restaurant chain announced that its quarterly net…

The Cheesecake Factory has grown to be one of the country’s most successful casual dining chains. The oversized portions and simplified dishes from a wide range of cuisines have attracted a wide variety of demographics. Along the way, it became…

Smashburger is backing up their recent growth by promoting and adding new members within their executive positions. Greg Creighton is now President of the chain as well as Chief Operating Officer. Chris Chang was hired to fill the Senior Vice…

Cracker Barrel Old Country Store recently shook hands over a freshly signed contract with their new advertising agency of record Euro RSCG Chicago. Euro RSCG Worldwide is the largest unit of Havas, a world leader in communications and one of…

Former Cracker Barrel Old Country Store server Jason Michael Carroll brings his new CD Numbers to the table as the first artist ever signed by the company’s exclusive music program who once worked in one of its restaurants. Carroll, who…

 Cracker Barrel Old Country Store is taking actions to cut costs for the national restaurant chain. One step of this plan includes cutting 60 positions in both management and staff. Almost all of the employees that lost their jobs worked…

Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, Inc. (Nasdaq: CBRL) announced today that a cost reduction and organization streamlining initiative has resulted in the elimination of approximately 60 management and staff positions. Most of the employees affected by the layoff worked in the…

Cracker Barrel Old Country Store provides a friendly home-away-from-home in its old country store and restaurant, and now the popular family dining concept is serving up a virtual tour of its old country store, which is filled with nostalgic gifts…

Denny’s recently added new healthy and low calorie options to their menu of classic breakfast and brunch foods. The new Fit Fare meals focus on high protein and fiber combined with lower calorie counts and less fat. The Fit Slam…

A Texas value investor with a history of stirring the pot at other restaurant chains has in the past month become the biggest shareholder at Cracker Barrel Old Country Store. Entities controlled by Sardar Biglari late on Monday said they…

Individual concept restaurants may garner more attention and praise, but a restaurant franchise can bring in consistent profits. If you’re interesting in investing in the restaurant industry, opening a group of well-tested and proven franchise locations is a better idea that trying…

The fifth annual edition of the Leaky Bucket Survey shows that many large restaurant brands are finding new and better ways to retain customers. This helps build profitability in time when rising costs and tight consumer budgets make profiting from…

Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, Inc. has reported net income of $15.2 million, or $0.64 per diluted share for the third quarter of fiscal 2011, compared to net income of $14.4 million, or $0.61 per diluted share in the prior…

Despite owning 12 restaurants and producing over 2000 episodes of his show for food network, celebrity chef Emeril Lagasse was still surprised by the equipment and practices of the kitchens he visits in the upcoming show “The Originals”. The chef…

Country music star Randy Travis, known for his award-winning hits such as “Forever and Ever, Amen,” “I Told You So,” and “1982,” is releasing his newest CD exclusively with Cracker Barrel Old Country Store. In addition to having these three…