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Pizza Hut plans to close hundreds of U.S. units

The brand will quickly replace the restaurants with takeout and delivery locations as it accelerates its shift away from dine-in.


Applebee’s hits a dip in its comeback

Same-store sales for Q2 slipped 0.5% because of a decline in dinner sales and a missed marketing opportunity, executives said.

Fox will operate as a subsidiary led by CEO Sam Fox, and North Italia will shift to Cheesecake.

The movie theater-restaurant chain said it did not have enough cash to make an interest payment and is considering Chapter 11.

Matt Maloney also accused competitors of “price gouging” as he defended his company against complaints of false charges and cybersquatting, says RB’s The Bottom Line.

Sales and pending deals will pare the franchisor’s holdings by 97 stores.

The famed McDonald’s supplier will provide the plant-based meat maker with additional capacity to meet demand.

The purchase price of the 13-restaurant group was not disclosed.

On this episode of "A Deeper Dive," RB’s Jonathan Maze and Peter Romeo discuss what has been a busy summer season for restaurant M&A.

The chain’s Beyond Tacos proved popular but haven’t helped it generate transaction growth or prevent a July sales slowdown.

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