Earlier this month, Arby’s gave away almost a million hot turkey sandwiches in two hours in a national promotion introducing the addition to its menu. But for the 48-year-old Atlanta-based company, known for its roast beef, the gambit reflected a…

Annual In-Store Fundraiser Kicks Off August 20 to Raise Money for The Arby’s Foundation and its Partnership with Share Our Strength’s No Kid Hungry® Campaign Atlanta, GA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Arby’s restaurants nationwide are coming together to call on customers to help…

Arby’s® Restaurants, Qdoba Mexican Grill and Children’s Museum of Indianapolis added to program’s ranks Washington, DC  (RestaurantNews.com)  The National Restaurant Association’s (NRA) groundbreaking Kids LiveWell? initiative is marking its first anniversary this week, as the first-of-its-kind voluntary industry program reaches…

Atlanta, GA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Hala Moddelmog, President of Arby’s Restaurant Group, Inc., has announced that George Condos will serve as the Chief Operating Officer for the Arby’s brand. Condos joins the company with more than 30 years of restaurant experience, primarily…

The Arby’s restaurants in Southern Maryland have closed according to signs posted at the various locations. The signs indicate the possibility of reopening. The local Arby’s are franchise operations owned by KBK Inc. of Charlotte Hall. The company was established…

Arby’s Restaurant Group and the Arby’s Foundation have cooked up a hat trick of new initiatives to score their goal of helping to end childhood hunger in America. After an initial donation to Share Our Strength’s No Kid Hungry Campaign…

Hala Moddelmog, President of Arby’s Restaurant Group, Inc., introduced members of the new ARG Holding Corporation Board of Directors to the Arby’sfranchise community during its National Franchise Conference in Atlanta. The new board consists of five members and will be…

Chili’s has been working on spicing up their brand with restaurant renovations, new menu items and the return of the $20 Dinner for Two deal. A new ad campaign made by Hill Holliday features humorous voice-overs mixed with footage of…

Arby’s new Ultimate Angus Philly is now available nationwide. The restaurant chain’s third sandwich in the Ultimate Angus Beef line features oven-roasted, USDA Choice Top Round Angus beef, thinly sliced in-store daily and served warm with Italian seasoning. It’s topped…

Sandy Springs-based Arby’s is on a drive to make its food more attractive to keep customers from migrating to competitors such as Wendy’s and McDonald’s. Nearly two months after Arby’s was sold to Atlanta private equity firm Roark Capital Group,…

Arby’s restaurants are celebrating the chain’s 47th year of operation by offering an original Roast Beef Sandwich for just .64 with the purchase of a medium drink. Guests who want to take advantage of the one day only offer must print…

Roark Capital Group, an Atlanta-based private equity firm that focuses on investing in franchise and brand management companies, announced today that its affiliate has completed the acquisition of Arby’s Restaurant Group, the second largest quick-service sandwich chain in the United…

If you don’t mind going out in public dressed as a black and white spotted cow you can net yourself a free meal. July 8th will be the next national promotion day where Chick-fil-A awards visitors dressed as cows with…

Arby’s is adding sizzle to summer by introducing its second offering in the successful Ultimate Angus menu line, the Angus Cool Deli Sandwich. The new Angus Cool Deli Sandwich features oven-roasted, thinly sliced USDA Choice Top Round Angus beef served…

Scammers are targeting Ottawa, Canada eateries with a familiar scam. They are posing as fake health inspectors and threatening the restaurant owners into calling a phone number and entering a code. This code creates a Craigslist account, which the scammers…

One day back in 2007, Neal Aronson picked up the phone and called Mike Hislop, chief executive of Corner Bakery Cafe. Aronson, an Atlanta private equity manager, wanted to introduce himself and convey his admiration to Hislop, who was competing…

Pennsylvania’s Main Line Pizza has tapped into a new form of marketing that has led to skyrocketing sales. Text message marketing sends a convenient message to any cell phone that has opted in to the messaging list. Restaurant owners can…

Wendy’s/Arby’s Group, Inc. (NYSE: WEN), the third largest quick-service restaurant company in the United States, has reported results for the first quarter ended April 3, 2011. Roland Smith, President and Chief Executive Officer of Wendy’s/Arby’s Group, stated: “First quarter adjusted EBITDA…