Questions that need answers in 2018


Nearly 80% of Americans now view fast food as a “luxury” as rising restaurant menu prices force most of them to cut back on dining out.

Potbelly and Z!Eat are whittling down unit footprints, while Carvel redesigned its "shoppes" for real estate flexibility. Take a look at these three prototypes.

Bakker will succeed Tim Ryan, who moves to the position of chancellor of the Culinary Institute of America.

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