Cheddar's Scratch Kitchen

Overall, the varied menu category is flat, up .3% in sales to $23.9 billion and .5% in units to 7,792. Results among the brands vary wildly, however, from Cooper's Hawk's 25% sales increase to Uno...

McDonald’s revealed last month that it’s a full year ahead of schedule in selling 4,000 company-run restaurants to franchisees, a key turnaround objective it now intends to hit by the end of 2017...

Cheddars Scratch Kitchen
For $780 million in cash, the parent of Olive Garden and LongHorn Steakhouse will add a growth chain with familiar management.

In addition to measuring chains’ operational attributes, Technomic also rated their connections to consumers through a series of questions designed to gauge loyalty and perception of a brand. A few...

More than half of the restaurant industry’s $491 billion in sales come from the Top 500 chains. And these giants grew at a modestly stronger rate, both in terms of sales and store counts, than the...