Applebee’s Presents Top Honors at 2016 Global Franchise Conference

Annual Awards Gala Brings Applebee’s Global Leadership Together to Celebrate the Best Franchisees and Vendor Glendale, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Applebee’s Neighborhood Grill & Bar honored franchisees and vendor partners for operational excellence, financial leadership and community engagement at the 2016 Applebee’s…
Applebee’s Revamps Mobile App for Online Ordering and Carside To-Go

New users incentivized to use the app via $5 off deal Glendale, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Applebee’s Neighborhood Grill & Bar® is upping the tech ante with today’s announcement of a new and improved Applebee’s Mobile App that is faster, more guest…
Applebee’s Introduces America’s Chef, Cammie Spillyards-Schaefer

Casual Dining Leader Appoints New Chef to Cook up Transformative Culinary Vision Glendale, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Applebee’s Neighborhood Grill & Bar® today announced the appointment of Cammie Spillyards-Schaefer as executive chef and vice president, culinary and menu strategy. With more than…
How Applebee’s Uses Gamification to Retain Staff, Boost Sales

One of the restaurant chain’s largest franchise owners was suffering from high staff turnover rates, so it launched a custom gamification system that uses competition, recognition and awards to motivate its staff. Retaining staff and preventing constant turnover are two…
Come ‘N Try New Fruit ‘N Streusel Crepes From IHOP Restaurants

New Take on a Breakfast Favorite Adds Streusel – a Sweet and Buttery Cinnamon Crumble Topping – to Berry Berry, Sweet Peach and Strawberry Rhubarb Sweet Cream Cheese Crepes for a Limited Time Only Glendale, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Fall is here,…
Applebee’s Free Appetizer Sampler, July 21, “Taste The Change” Day

In what may become the largest-ever food sampling event, on July 21 Applebee’s Neighborhood Grill & Bar will offer free sampler plates of its popular new Sriracha Shrimp and Churro S’Mores appetizers to guests. Applebee’s anticipates serving about two million…
Applebee’s Brings Back Take Two Menu for Those Who Can’t Choose

Survey Finds Half of Millennials Fight Anxiety When Ordering at a Restaurant Kansas City, MO  (RestaurantNews.com)  Whether it’s sweat-soaked palms, jittery feet or an elevated heartbeat, a new survey* from Applebee’s® – America’s favorite neighborhood grill and bar – reveals…