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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 next year's breakout restaurant concept.
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The breakfast-and-brunch brand is banking on a new investment to expand its reach.

checkers shipping container restaurant prototype
The QSR drive-thru introduces new build options for franchisees.
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Chain restaurants are motivated by down-home, affordable and operationally efficient meatloaf.
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A new venture from Restaurant Business and FoodService Director magazine will address the needs of quick-service and fast-casual restaurants.

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Chain restaurants will be required to post nutritional content as of May 5, the agency affirmed.

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amazon prime delivery
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.
howard schultz starbucks
Yesterday's stunning announcement holds implications that extend beyond the empire that Schultz built...

Flower child restaurant bag
Flower Child, the emerging fast casual from Fox Restaurant Concepts, aims to evoke one feeling: happiness.
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.
Starbucks Howard Schultz
The chain’s COO will assume Schultz's post come April.
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This month, restaurants are redefining the norm.