Restaurant marketing ideas and trends


A ridiculous number of Americans have worked at a McDonald's

The burger giant’s latest promotion, called the “1 in 8 Initiative,” highlights the percentage of Americans who’ve worked at one of the chain’s locations at some point in their lives.


Proposal to turn Calif. pot dispensaries into restaurants goes up in smoke

Gov. Gavin Newsom vetoed the measure, citing concerns about employees' exposure to secondhand smoke.

The fast-growing chicken finger chain was ranked fifth among teens’ favorite restaurants, according to the latest Piper Sandler survey. But Chick-fil-A is still king.

Scheduled to open Thursday, this unit combines Cowboys colors and memorabilia with Malone merch, displays of his "jorts," and the standard suit of armor.

Domino’s is giving away a free “emergency pizza” to customers who order online through February, the latest indication of just how much value loyalty programs hold.

Marketing Bites: Restaurant chains launch spooky specials, Taco Bell is giving away free tacos for life and Jimmy John’s tries out boy math.

A judge dismissed a lawsuit alleging that the two burger chains misled customers on the sizes of their burgers.

The iconic deli from Ann Arbor, Mich., is planning a one-day pop-up on Oct. 7. But don't get too excited. This does not indicate plans for expansion.

Marketing Bites: Dairy Queen drops new merch, the Spongmonkeys debut their first single and a variety of food-centric holidays are around the corner.

Calling it "exhausting political theater," the chain isn't taking sides but wants to reward "those with the stamina to watch." Drinking whenever the former president's name is mentioned is optional.

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