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Jollibee takes full control of Smashburger, with eyes for more

The Philippines-based operator named Jose Minana the chain’s president.

2018 Clean Plate Awards

For RB’s 12th annual Clean Plate Awards, industry insiders shared their most memorable meals of the past year. These are some of the dishes that made the cut.

Top 100 Independents 2018

See how the Top 100 concepts—which account for more than $1.8 billion in annual revenue—are adapting in today’s tough restaurant climate.

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Some say they light a fire under management. Others just see brands going up in flames.

Lawsuits have been dropped as part of a settlement with one of its largest operators, RMH.

Despite their reputation, at times the shareholders can light a fire under managers and get things done, says RB’s The Bottom Line.

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Same-store sales rose for the sixth straight month, but traffic is still a problem.

Same-store sales rose again in October, but traffic continues to decline.

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Starbucks, seeking to boost traffic declines, plans to expand delivery to more than 2,000 company-owned stores by spring.

Roger Theodoredis named chief legal officer; Tabassum Zalotrawala named chief development officer.

Here’s what operators should know about the diners who are looking for clean-label menu items.

Restaurants should think about the original reason for the tradition and go from there, Advice Guy says.

The once-promising restaurateur, who has been accused of harassment by multiple employees, filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy and blames his falling sales on negative press.

The originality of these limited-time items piqued consumer interest in November.