Win with Applebee’s 1.6 Million Boneless Wings Giveaway

With 40 free boneless wings with any Applebee’s Delivery order of $40 or more, every fan is a winner Glendale, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Mark your calendars wings fans! On February 2, Applebee’s is giving away 1.6 million FREE Classic Boneless Wings…
Grumpy’s Restaurant Eyeing The Villages after Demand for Expansion

Jacksonville staple looks to The Villages as part of their regional growth plan Jacksonville, FL  (RestaurantNews.com)  Due to an overwhelming amount of requests from residents, Grumpy’s Restaurant is officially looking at The Villages as part of their ongoing expansion efforts.…
QDOBA Mexican Eats Bolsters Franchise Development Team

Proven Franchise Development Leader to Support Brand’s Growth Trajectory San Diego, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  QDOBA Mexican Eats®, a leading Mexican fast-casual chain, today announced it has expanded its Franchise Sales department with the addition of Mitchell Lee as its Director of…
Hooters Opens Newest Location in La Vista, Nebraska

Atlanta, GA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Hooters has announced a new location, which opened Wednesday, January 22nd at 4 p.m. in La Vista, NE.  This opening marks the return of Hooters to Nebraska, and it is currently the only location in the state.…
Quaker Steak & Lube Kicks Off 2020 With New Menu

Award-Winning, Casual-Dining Restaurant Expands Menu Options and Enhances Guest Favorites Westlake, OH  (RestaurantNews.com)  Quaker Steak & Lube, one of the nation’s leading casual, family-dining chains, is starting the new year with an exciting new all-day menu featuring salad, sandwich, entrée,…
Restaurant Chain Growth Report 01/22/20

(RestaurantNews.com)   RestaurantData.com has released its latest Restaurant Chain Growth Report. Growing Concepts of Multi Unit OperatorsConcepts that have grown by at least 5% (if less than 50 units). Houston, TX-based WILLIE’S RESTAURANTS (founded 1993) has increased by 1 unit, from…
Pizza Hut Preps to Bring the Heat for Super Bowl LIV

Pizza company descends on Miami via red-hot delivery fleet; thanks Super Bowl host city by donating $54,000 to greater Miami educators on behalf of BOOK IT! program, First Book Plano, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  In its second year as the Official Pizza…
Gloria Jean’s Coffees Opens New Drive Thru Location in Pharr, Texas

An Innovator in the Specialty Coffee Segment is Now Open in the Pharr Town Center Santa Fe Springs, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Gloria Jean’s Coffees – US, an innovator in the specialty coffee segment providing fresh, premium blends and award-winning roasts, is…
Captain D’s Kicks Off 2020 Southeastern Expansion with Union Park Opening

Leading Fast Casual Seafood Brand Grows Orlando Area Footprint with New Corporate Location Nashville, TN  (RestaurantNews.com)  Captain D’s, the nation’s leading fast casual seafood restaurant, announced today the opening of its newest corporate-owned location in Union Park, Florida, kicking off…
Donatos Delivers Three Cauliflower Crust Signature Pizzas

New pizzas, which feature plant-based sausage, are lower on carbs and high on flavor Columbus, OH  (RestaurantNews.com)  As consumer plant-based interest explodes, Donatos Pizza, the company famous for premium Edge to Edge® thin crust pizzas, is pleased to announce that…
Another Broken Egg Cafe Opens First Kansas Location in Overland Park

Southern-inspired daytime cafe donates more than $4,000 to local charities Kansas City, MO  (RestaurantNews.com)  Another Broken Egg Cafe®, one of the fastest-growing breakfast and brunch concepts in the nation, officially opened its first Kansas location at 13386 Metcalf Avenue in…
Mountain Mike’s Pizza Named a Top Franchise by Entrepreneur Magazine

Leading Family-Style Pizza Chain Jumps Four Places to Earn #4 Spot in the Pizza Category Newport Beach, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Mountain Mike’s Pizza, LLC, a leading California-based family-style pizza chain known for its legendary crispy, curly pepperonis and Mountain-sized pizzas, is…
Coolgreens Plants its Roots in Record-Breaking Number of Communities in 2019

Healthy lifestyle eatery expands brand footprint, experiences double-digit year-over-year sales increase and more Oklahoma City, OK  (RestaurantNews.com)  Coolgreens – the healthy lifestyle eatery that “feeds your life” – experienced an unprecedented year in 2019 with plans for continued success in…
The Halal Guys Expands Cloud Kitchen Opportunities for Franchisees

The growing delivery-only trend is unlocking opportunities for operators in high-rent markets New York, NY  (RestaurantNews.com)  The Halal Guys, one of the fastest growing Middle Eastern fast-casual concepts, is expanding its successful portfolio of delivery-only “cloud kitchens” to meet growing…
Nestlé Toll House Café By Chip Makes its South Dakota Debut

Sweet and savory bakery café now serving premium freshly baked cookies, customized cookie cakes and more in Sioux Falls Sioux Falls, SD  (RestaurantNews.com)  Cookie lovers, rejoice! Nestlé® Toll House® Café by Chip® recently opened its first South Dakota café in Sioux…
Twin Peaks Drives Menu Innovation and Accelerated Expansion in 2020

Ultimate sports lodge reports increase in sales, traffic and other milestones as it launches into the new year Dallas, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  Twin Peaks plans to continue its positive momentum and success from 2019 as it looks toward future growth and…
Saladworks Kicks Off the New Year with the Opening of its 100th Location

Salad concept franchise celebrates milestone with the opening of its Howard Park location; proclaims 2020 the Year of Originality West Conshohocken, PA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Saladworks, a Philadelphia original fast-casual salad concept, is ringing in the New Year celebrating the opening of…