Schlotzsky’s Rolls Out Expansion Plans for Oklahoma

Austin, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  Schlotzsky’s®, home of The Original® round toasted sandwich and famous Fresh-from-Scratch® buns, recently announced company plans to expand throughout Oklahoma, including Oklahoma City and Tulsa. With a solid 14 existing locations in the state, Schlotzsky’s has already…
Athens gets Lotz Better with a New Schlotzsky’s

Celebrate Schlotzsky’s Grand Opening May 22 with an Opportunity to Win Free Schlotzsky’s for a Year Athens, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  Schlotzsky’s®, home of The Original® round-toasted sandwich and famous Fresh-from-Scratch® buns, today announced the opening of its newest Lotz Better® location…
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…
Schlotzsky’s Makes Tax Day Lotz Better

Home of The Original® Round Toasted Sandwich Offers Free Food April 15 Austin, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  In the spirit of making life “Lotz Better,” Schlotzsky’s wants to ease tax day stress. On April 15, the home of The Original round toasted sandwich…
FOCUS Brands Names Steve DeSutter President and CEO

Atlanta, GA  (RestaurantNews.com)  FOCUS Brands Inc. announced today that Steve DeSutter will join the company as President and Chief Executive Officer on March 17, 2014. With over 4,440 locations operating throughout the U.S. and 63 foreign countries, FOCUS Brands is…
Schlotzsky’s Names Mark Mears as CMO

Classic Sandwich Chain Starts 2014 with New Leadership Direction Austin, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  Schlotzsky’s, home of The Original® round-toasted sandwich, today announces the appointment of Mark A. Mears to Chief Marketing Officer for the growing fast casual restaurant chain. In his…
17 Tasty Restaurant Remodels and Redesigns

Growing older gracefully is easy for no one, but it is especially challenging for restaurant chains.  Making a great first impression is vital, and a customer’s perception of food and service are often formed by a restaurant’s appearance.  Remodels and…
Schlotzsky’s Names Brian Farris to VP of Catering and Off-Premise Sales

Austin, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  Schlotzsky’s, home of The Original® round-toasted sandwich, announces the addition of industry veteran Brian Farris as the new Vice President of Catering and Off-Premise Sales. Farris brings 25 years of financial and operational experience in the restaurant…

Fast-Casual Chain Inks Game-Changing Partnership to Build Huge Presence in Southern California Austin, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  In a historic deal with far-reaching impact in the fast-casual segment, Schlotzsky’s®, the home of The Original® round-toasted sandwich and famous Fresh-from-Scratch® buns, announced today…

Atlanta, GA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Once again, Cinnabon is rewarding guests during one of the most stressful times of the year with its annual Tax Day Bites! promotion. “We want to remind people that Life Needs Frosting® — especially during hectic times,”…

Atlanta, GA  (RestaurantNews.com)  FOCUS Brands announced today that it has named Lauren Fernandez Staley as Vice President of Legal. The newest member of FOCUS Brands Executive Committee, Lauren will oversee and coordinate all legal services for Carvel® Ice Cream, Cinnabon®,…

What’s old is becoming new again in Central Florida, as several restaurant chains that left town years ago have begun returning. Bennigan’s, Schlotzsky’s, Del Taco and Bruegger’s have all decided to give the area a second chance. There are several…