Long John Silver’s Celebrates 50th Anniversary

Louisville, KY  (RestaurantNews.com)  Long John Silver’s, the nation’s largest quick-serve seafood restaurant, is making waves in 2019 while celebrating its golden anniversary with an enthusiastic FISH YEAH!  From the beginning, Long John Silver’s treated every moment as an opportunity to…
Corner Bakery Announces National Partnership with Habitat for Humanity

Popular neighborhood bakery cafe launches system-wide fundraiser and Win It Forward Sweepstakes Dallas, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  Corner Bakery is proud to announce a national partnership with Habitat for Humanity, a global nonprofit organization that works alongside families to build and improve…
Rock Bottom Restaurant & Brewery Wins Several Prestigious Awards

Head brewers receive top medals at Los Angeles International Beer Competition, U.S. Open Beer Championships and multiple regional competitions Denver, CO  (RestaurantNews.com)  Rock Bottom Restaurant & Brewery, a CraftWorks Holdings brand known for its handcrafted beers and made-from-scratch food, recently…
Saladworks Announces Hiring of Kelly Roddy as Chief Executive Officer

Experienced President and Chief Executive Officer to lead focus on brand expansion and franchisee profitability for the Pennsylvania-based entrée salad concept Conshohocken, PA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Saladworks announced today the appointment chief executive officer Kelly Roddy effective August 1, 2019. Kelly brings…
Restaurant Vendors Find New Leads for Restaurants Opening Soon

(RestaurantNews.com)  Flhip.com has released its latest restaurant openings report, providing restaurant vendors with a sampling of fresh sales and marketing leads that can be found on their website. Flhip provides regularly updated lead lists, allowing vendors to check for updates…
Twin Peaks Welcomes Mark Ramage as Director of Franchise Sales Development

Dynamic professional with exemplary record of success to lead domestic and international franchise expansion Dallas, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  Joe Hummel, CEO of Twin Peaks, just announced that industry veteran Mark Ramage will join the team as Director of Franchise Sales Development.…
Restaurant Chain Growth Report 08/20/19

(RestaurantNews.com)   RestaurantData.com has released its latest Restaurant Chain Growth Report. Growing Concepts of Multi Unit OperatorsConcepts that have grown by at least 5% (if less than 50 units). Chicago, IL-based BILLY GOAT TAVERN (founded 1934) has increased by 1 unit,…
Slim Chickens Gears Up for August 22 Ribbon Cutting Ceremony in Owasso, OK

Slim Chickens commemorates its Owasso location opened July 29 and kicks off round-up campaign to support Make-A-Wish Tulsa. Owasso, OK  (RestaurantNews.com)  Slim Chickens, a leader in the “better chicken” segment of fast-casual restaurants will celebrate the recently opened store with…
Fazoli’s Franchisee Wins Prestigious Title of TRA Restaurateur of the Year

Texas Restaurant Association honors Franchisee Jerry Maddox with renowned award Lexington, KY  (RestaurantNews.com)  Not even two years after opening his first Fazoli’s in Pharr, Texas, prominent industry leader Jerry Maddox was named Texas Restaurant Association (TRA)’s Restaurateur of the Year…