SONIC Drive-In sizes up with the Biggie Cheese

Oklahoma City, OK  (RestaurantNews.com)  SONIC® Drive-In is beefing up the menu with the Biggie Cheese, a new cheeseburger piled high with double the beef and triple the cheese to prove that size does matter when it come to satisfying those…
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…
Arby’s Announces Development Deals With New And Existing Franchisees

Growth Spurred by Positive Sales Momentum and Innovation 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 development agreements with new and existing franchisees. “These are…
Restaurants Offering Tax Day Deals

Restaurant chains across the nation are stepping up to offer tax weary Americans a break this year on April 15th with special deals and offers. Arby’s – April 15th is Arby’s 4th Annual Tax Day Curly Fry Giveaway.  Grab your…
Arby’s Announces Franchise Deal in Tampa, Florida

Brand Continues Growth & Development Momentum Atlanta, GA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Arby’s Restaurant Group, Inc., franchisor of the iconic quick-service sandwich chain with more than 3,400 Arby’s restaurants worldwide, announced the sale of 14 company-operated restaurants in Tampa, FL to an active…
Arby’s Announces Two Major Franchise Deals for Southern California

Brand Continues Growth & Development Momentum Atlanta, GA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Arby’s Restaurant Group, Inc., franchisor of the iconic quick-service sandwich chain with more than 3,400 Arby’s restaurants system-wide, announced the sale of 23 company operated restaurants in Southern California in two…
Restaurant News: On the Menu

Savor the season as award-winning restaurant First Watch launches its new spring menu offering fresh Breakfast, Brunch and Lunch options, including the restaurant’s first-ever companywide salmon entrée.  The new Smoked Salmon & Spring Chive Scramble and Toasted Turkey Artichoke Sandwich…
Arby’s Names Paul Brown CEO

Respected Business Leader Brings Track Record of Growth to Arby’s Atlanta, GA  (RestaurantNews.com) Arby’s Restaurant Group, Inc. today announced that Paul Brown will join the company as Chief Executive Officer.  Brown has extensive experience and a proven track record in leading…
Arby’s Restaurant Group – 2013 Restaurant Neighbor Award Winner

The National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation (NRAEF) recently honored its 2013 “Restaurant Neighbor” award winners.  The Foundation’s “Restaurant Neighbor Award,” founded in partnership with American Express, celebrates the outstanding charitable service performed by restaurant operators.  Award recipients received a $5,000…

Although Veterans Day was officially recognized on Sunday, November 11th, many national restaurant chains are offering free meals and discounts on Monday, November 12th to honor veterans and active military and thank them for their service to our country. Among…