Fast Casual


Jollibee takes full control of Smashburger, with eyes for more

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


Chipotle adds 2 new executives

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

Fat Brands adds its seventh brand with the purchase of the seven-unit chain.

The former Back Yard Burgers CEO joins the fast-casual pizza chain to oversee operations and marketing.

Julie Younglove-Webb was also named chief restaurant operations officer.

The former Starbucks executive is tasked with expanding the chain nationwide.

After tests, the company is launching the service in Los Angeles and Houston through DoorDash.

Revolution Hall is a different, more efficient take on the multistation restaurant.

Weakening same-store sales and slower-than-expected store openings sent the share price down as much as 45%.

The company is also expanding its delivery program into new markets.