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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.


Wingstop continues to battle high wing prices

The fast-casual wing chain, which reported comps growth of 12.8% in Q2, said wing prices are up 32% year over year.

But traffic was down despite national value, and the company's stock price fell.

The conveyor belt sushi chain raised $41 million on its first day of trading, proving Wall Street will welcome small restaurant chains, says RB’s The Bottom Line.

But traffic remains down and labor pressures keep mounting for the fast-casual burger chain.

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

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

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.

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

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

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