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From Eatsa to McDonald's, here's a look at 13 quick-service and fast-casual brands with the potential to be the breakout restaurant concept of next year.
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The QSR drive-thru introduces new build options for franchisees.

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Chain restaurants will be required to post nutritional content as of May 5, the agency affirmed.
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Data from Technomic’s updated Takeout & Off-Premise Dining Consumer Trend Report shows that younger consumers are creating a market conducive to the delivery-only business model.
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Yesterday's stunning announcement holds implications that extend beyond the empire that Schultz built...

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Flower Child, the emerging fast casual from Fox Restaurant Concepts, aims to evoke one feeling: happiness.

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The franchisor has shifted more than 300 restaurants off its books, selling to a Saudi group.
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The political thrill ride that everyone expected to begin with Donald Trump’s inauguration is already underway for the restaurant industry. Here are the developments that had restaurants screaming—in delight as well as fear.

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The chain’s COO will assume Schultz's post come April.
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This month, restaurants are redefining the norm.
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In the past, Advice Guy has addressed whether it’s appropriate to charge staff for their mistakes—but what happens when the blunder is able to be resold? 

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Breakout stars on menus range from all-American to ethnic flavors, light florals to indulgent fats.
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New York City’s TurnStyle makes the most of a noisy, narrow subway passage