4 restaurant trends boldfaced at the James Beard Awards


The company is shifting spending from local marketing to national marketing and has plans for “major food innovation” come April.

Two key proxy advisory firms have endorsed the coffee chain giant's board nominees over those nominated by a union-backed group.

But the multi-tier Sweetpass subscription program is not showing results. CEO Jonathan Neman says it needs to be simpler.

Taste Tracker: Spring blooms for Ruby Slipper and Cracker Barrel; it’s cereal all day at Scooter’s and Salt & Straw; Burgerville goes for waffles; and El Pollo Loco doubles up on tostadas.