Restaurant Chain Growth Report 01/26/16

RestaurantData.com has released its latest Restaurant Chain Growth Report. Growing Concepts of Multi Unit Operators Concepts that have grown by at least 5% (if less than 50 units). Tampa, FL-based THE HUNGRY GREEK (founded 2006) has increased by 1 unit, from…
Restaurant Chain Growth Report 05/05/15

RestaurantData.com has released its latest Restaurant Chain Growth Report. Growing Concepts of Multi Unit Operators Concepts that have grown by at least 5% (if less than 50 units). San Antonio, TX-based WHATABURGER (founded 1950) has increased by 142 units, from 735…
Restaurant Chain Growth Report 08/19/14

RestaurantData.com has released its latest Restaurant Chain Growth Report. Growing Concepts of Multi Unit Operators Concepts that have grown by at least 5% (if less than 50 units). LE’S VIETNAMESE RESTAURANT based in Allston, MA has 1 unit, from 2 to…
Restaurant Chain Growth Report 12/03/13

Growing Concepts of Multi Unit Operators Concepts that have grown by at least 5% (if less than 50 units). Michigan-based SALA THAI (founded 1994) has increased by 1 unit, from 3 to 4 (33% growth).  The restaurants are family/casual, open…
Veterans Invited for Free Lunch at Texas Roadhouse

Texas-size Thank You For Serving Our Country Louisville, KY  (RestaurantNews.com)  Texas Roadhouse invites veterans and active members of U.S. military across the country to enjoy FREE lunch on Monday, November 11.  Every Texas Roadhouse location across the country will participate…

Louisville, KY  (RestaurantNews.com)  Texas Roadhouse Inc. (Nasdaq: TXRH) invites veterans and active members of U.S. military across America to enjoy free lunch on Monday, November 12th from 11 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. in honor of Veterans Day. Every Texas Roadhouse…

Growing Concepts Concepts that have grown by at least 5% (if less than 50 units). Minnesota-based PLAZA MORENA RESTAURANT has increased by 1 unit, from 3 to 4 (33% growth).  These family/casual Mexican restaurants are open for lunch and dinner,…

Texas Roadhouse is Proud to Be Loudest Louisville, KY  (RestaurantNews.com)  When Consumer Reports surveyed more than 47,000 diners, they named Texas Roadhouse Inc. (Nasdaq: TXRH) as the noisiest chain in America. Although not intended as a compliment, it was music…

The Kentucky-based restaurant concept has launched a social media-optimized kids program that runs on Mom’s iPads & iPhones. Louisville, KY  (RestaurantNews.com)  Texas Roadhouse, Inc., which operates 355 restaurants in 46 states, has launched a social-marketing enabled coloring app for iPads…

When an employee’s religious needs clash with an employer’s scheduling demands, courts often take the worker’s side. But a Nueces County jury recently turned the tables, deciding that the Texas Roadhouse restaurant chain had acted appropriately to accommodate an employee’s…

Texas Roadhouse, Inc. has announced financial results for the 13 and 39 week periods ended September 27, 2011. Results for the third quarter included: Comparable restaurant sales increased 4.0% at company restaurants and 3.7% at franchise restaurants; Five company restaurants…

BOSTON  (RestaurantNews.com)  Texas Roadhouse, a national, Kentucky-based restaurant chain, has engaged in a nationwide pattern or practice of age discrimination in hiring hourly, “front of the house” employees, the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) announced today. The EEOC’s lawsuit,…

California Pizza Kitchen, Inc., home to the Original BBQ Chicken Pizza and other innovative hearth-baked pizzas, made-to-order pastas and creative salads, today announced that G.J. Hart has been named its President, Chief Executive Officer and Executive Chairman. He will succeed…

Texas Roadhouse, Inc, has announced executive management changes at the Company, effective August 18, 2011. W. Kent Taylor will resume the role as Chief Executive Officer of the Company, a position he held between May 2000 and October 2004. Prior…

Hartline Dacus Barger Dreyer LLP today announced a unanimous jury verdict in defense of Texas Roadhouse, a national restaurant company. A former employee accused the restaurant company of discrimination based on his religious beliefs, according to court documents. He claimed…

This fall top level executives from the country’s biggest restaurant chains will gather together for the Restaurant Executive Summit. The event, which is sponsored by Hospitality Technology Magazine, will be held the weekend of September 14th in Chicago. The conference…

Texas Roadhouse Inc. is raising its menu prices by about 1% in July, as the country steakhouse battles higher food and labor costs, not to mention typical growing pains. Texas Roadhouse will complete the roll-out of higher prices across the…

 Sizzler, one of America’s first fast casual dining chains, is being purchased from the Australian based Pacific Equity Partners by Sizzler USA. This will bring all of the Sizzler locations in the United States under control of a U.S. based…

Texas Roadhouse Inc. president and CEO GJ Hart said the demographic for guests at the steakhouse chain is expanding, with the company appealing to more people with higher incomes. Traditionally, the Louisville-based restaurant chain has appealed to blue-collar workers, he…

Texas Roadhouse has announced financial results for the 13 week period ended March 29, 2011.                           First Quarter     ($000’s)   2011   2010   % Change…

Casual-dining companies, such as Cheesecake Factory Inc. (CAKE) and Texas Roadhouse Inc. (TXRH), are experimenting with smaller restaurant prototypes as a way to improve margins coming out of the recession. Cheesecake Factory is working on a new 8,000-square-foot model, which…

Landry’s has purchased Claim Jumper’s in a bankruptcy auction for a total of $76.6 million.  The selling price is more than $20 million more than Claim Jumper’s had originally agreed to be sold for.  Because the restaurant was an asset…

Texas Roadhouse, Inc. (NasdaqGS: TXRH), today announced financial results for the 13 and 26 week periods ended June 29, 2010.             Second Quarter       Year to Date         ($000’s)  …