Relations sour between Panera and Ron Shaich

Shaich’s new investment firm is suing the bakery-cafe chain over a recruitment agreement.


How True Food Kitchen plans to grow with a healthy menu

Christine Barone, CEO of the Oprah-backed upscale casual chain, talks about the market’s challenges and opportunities in this week’s episode of "A Deeper Dive."

Jeff Carcara has left Del Frisco’s Restaurant Group to join Bloomin’ Brands as president of its Bonefish Grill chain.

Geoff Hill of Roark Capital was tapped to head the National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation. Each organization also announced its new slate of directors.

The company veteran and former CFO will assume operating leadership of the global KFC division.

Darren Des Roches was named COO and Michael Sadowski was named CMO.

The company says it's on track to generate $1 billion in sales within five years.

Shivram Vaideeswaran was named CMO amid management changes.

The longtime marketer was cited for the innovation and boldness he has fostered at Taco Bell, KFC and Pizza Hut.

The former Chipotle executive will lead the pizza chain’s overall marketing strategy.