Restaurant Chain Growth Report 01/21/14

Growing Concepts of Multi Unit Operators Concepts that have grown by at least 5% (if less than 50 units). Miami, FL-based REYS PIZZA (founded 1985) has increased by 1 unit, from 9 to 10 (11% growth).  These fast casual pizzerias…
Buzztime to Crown North America’s Smartest Bar this Monday

Champion to be determined Monday in Buzztime’s Smartest Bar Championship; 3300 Bars Competed in 2013, only 76 Remain Carlsbad, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Who says smart people don’t go to bars? Regulars at 3300 bars and restaurants across the US and Canada…

New design brings look and feel of stadium into restaurant Minneapolis, MN  (RestaurantNews.com)  Buffalo Wild Wings®, Inc. today unveiled its new design prototype in Ohio, where the restaurant chain got its start 30 years ago. The opening of its restaurant…

With new logo comes new restaurant design to enhance Guest experience Minneapolis, MN  (RestaurantNews.com)  As it enters its 30th year, Buffalo Wild Wings® is refreshing its look, restaurants and its commitment to the Guest experience. The restaurant – with roots…

Wings are driving scorching sales at specialty chains, getting the gourmet treatment at fancy restaurants and even emerging in good-for-you vegan versions. Their presence on menus has increased 19% since 2009, according to market research firm Mintel. As a party…

Location in Grandville, Michigan, is Concept’s seventh location First franchised location scheduled to open in mid 2012 Southfield, MI  (RestaurantNews.com)  Diversified Restaurant Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB:DFRH) (“DRH” or the “Company”), the owner, operator, and franchisor of the unique, full-service, ultra-casual restaurant…

Expects to Reduce Debt Service Costs by Over $750,000 Annually Southfield, MI  (RestaurantNews.com)  Diversified Restaurant Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB:DFRH) (“DRH” or the “Company”), the owner, operator, and franchisor of the unique, full-service, ultra-casual restaurant and bar Bagger Dave’s Legendary Burgers Tavern®…

Growing Concepts Concepts that have grown by at least 5% (if less than 50 units). Gilbert, AZ-based NATIVE NEW YORKER (founded 1979) has increased by 2 units, from 21 to 23 (10% growth) and entered into WA.  These family/casual restaurants…

Steps Away From City’s Major Attractions and Sports Venues, BWW to Serve as Premier Place to Watch Sports in Detroit Detroit, MI  (RestaurantNews.com)  Buffalo Wild Wings®, winner of scores of best wings and best sports bar awards, will make its…

Minneapolis, MN  (RestaurantNews.com)  As one of the biggest days in sports nears, it’s not just the coaches and players who are readying themselves for the big day. The final football matchup of the season means big business for Buffalo Wild…

Southfield, MI  (RestaurantNews.com)  Diversified Restaurant Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB:DFRH), the owner, operator, and franchisor of Bagger Dave’s Legendary Burger Tavern™ (“Bagger Dave’s”), and a leading franchisee for Buffalo Wild Wings® (“BWW”), announces its 7th and 8th Bagger Dave’s openings, set to…

Transaction Wireless to power personalized digital and plastic gift cards on the Buffalo Wild Wings website, Facebook page, and mobile storefront San Diego, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Transaction Wireless, the leading provider of digital gift card solutions, today announces that sports bar…

Buffalo Wild Wings, Inc. has announced its intent to acquire 15 franchised units located in Ohio and South Carolina from a franchisee group. The Company expects the acquisition, if completed, to close before the end of this year. These restaurants…

On Sunday, October 30, Diversified Restaurant Holdings, Inc., the owner, operator, and franchisor of Bagger Dave’s Legendary Burger Tavern, and a leading franchisee for Buffalo Wild Wings, opened its 22nd Buffalo Wild Wings restaurant in University Park, Florida situated near…

Buffalo Wild Wings, the national sports grill and bar known for its award-winning Buffalo, NY-style chicken wings spun in one of 18 mouth-watering signature sauces and seasonings, today announced the opening of its 800th restaurant nationwide. The Company quickly raced…

Buffalo Wild Wings, Inc. has announced financial results for the third quarter ended September 25, 2011. Highlights for the third quarter versus the same period a year ago were: Total revenue increased 30.7% to $197.8 million Company-owned restaurant sales grew…