Peter Romeo's Reality Check
News and Peter Romeo’s views on the business behind the restaurant business
Five executives will steer the Bob Evans Farms family restaurant chain until it finds a new CEO to replace Steve Davis, who stepped down in mid-December.
At a time when McDonald’s can’t seem to buy sympathetic publicity, an opportunity has been served up by archrival Burger King.
About 20 percent of consumers hated the KFC commercials that featured Darrell Hammond’s impersonation of Colonel Harland Sanders, which is why the chain’s parent, Yum! Brands, scored the campaign a huge success.
Ruby throws high-ticket steaks on the grill; Bob Evans gets crackin'; Applebee's hook-a-thon; McDonald's gets some good news.