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Don’t know RCI Hospitality Holdings? Maybe you should

RCI is building an empire of gentlemen’s clubs and breastaurants. And the strategy is paying off.

Operations

‘Flat’ is progress as Potbelly continues its turnaround

With same-store sales relatively flat at Potbelly Corp., chain executives are feeling optimistic.

New TDn2K research suggests a number of things operators can do to slow turnover.

Not all the fights threatening trouble for restaurants are raging within the industry proper.

Starbucks has vowed to cut unit-level administrative tasks in half, while Del Frisco’s is reducing its dependence on beef. And those aren’t the only ways restaurant operators are subtly improving their lot.

Starbucks has vowed to cut unit-level administrative tasks in half, while Del Frisco’s is reducing its dependence on beef. And those aren’t the only ways restaurant operators are subtly improving their lot.

The deal includes 16-state broadline distributor Food Services of America.

A cattle rustling by one of Chick-fil-A's competitors was just one instance of operators pushing the traditional boundaries of the restaurant business this week.

The investment follows the chain’s strongest comps gain since 2016.

The process works best at room temperature, which tends to be a food safety danger zone, Advice Guy says.