A single location of some of America’s favourite chains can bring in millions of dollars a year. Chains including Mastro’s Steakhouse, The Capital Grille, and the Rainforest Café topped Nation’s Restaurant News’ analysis of brands with the highest average unit volume. Read on for a ranking of the top 10 […]
Kona Grill, a national restaurant chain, is embroiled in a legal fight with its former CEO. The legal sparring kicked off in January, when ex-CEO James Kuhn filed suit against his former employer, alleging that he was owed thousands of dollars in unpaid severance. Kona Grill cranked up the heat […]
Ten companies control more than 50 of the biggest names in the chain restaurant business, from Panera to Burger King. As it becomes more expensive to run a restaurant, more chains are consolidating under mega-companies. Here is a look at who actually owns some of the biggest names in the […]
The fastest-growing restaurant chain in the United States is a pizza brand that many Americans have likely never visited. Trade publication Nation’s Restaurant News just released a list of the chains that grew the fastest in the US over the past year. Chains including MOD Pizza, Blaze Pizza, and Shake […]
Research firm Datafiniti recently released a list of the largest fast-food chains in the United States, based on how many locations each has in the country. The study found that Subway is the largest chain. Its locations account for 18.5% of all fast-food restaurants in the US. McDonald’s,Burger King, and […]
Subway’sCEO, Suzanne Greco, is retiring after 45 years at the company. Subway has struggled in recent years, losing more than 900 locations in the US last year and recently announcing plans to close roughly 500 more in 2018. Many franchisees had previously criticised Greco to Business Insider, saying she was […]
There are many knockoffs of fast-food chains like McDonald’s and Burger King around the world. They often have funny names, like “McDoner” and “Burger Friends,” and their m enus are often similar to the stores they’re copying. Sometimes the stores open because the countries don’t allow franchises of the traditional […]
Subway’s public-relations crises and inability to keep up with trends are merely the tip of the iceberg of the company’s problems. Franchisees say executives have been slow to innovate and have made decisions that are killing business. Divisions are present in the company’s headquarters, as seen with the ouster of […]
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