Consumer Trends

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Shaw, previously the fast-casual chain’s CFO, takes over for Jim Mizes, who retired in August.

One Group says it will adopt some of what’s worked for its main concept, STK.

Operators like what they’ve seen from new U.S. boss Joe Erlinger so far, says RB’s The Bottom Line, but many remain frustrated by the past few years.

Therese Gearhart takes over for Hattie Hill as head of the organization that champions women in the restaurant industry.