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Marketing

Popeyes has already won the sandwich war

A Twitter battle involving several competitors gave the chain tons of free publicity for a new product that is vital to its future.

Financing

Buffalo Wild Wings’ former activist takes a hit

Marcato Capital, which won a high-profile battle against the chicken wing chain, has reportedly seen its assets plunge, says RB’s The Bottom Line.

The private-equity firm has been buying up stock in the sandwich chain. Exactly why is uncertain.

The fast-casual sandwich chain is taking its offerings outside of California while evolving to meet the needs of changing consumers, says RB’s The Bottom Line.

This week’s edition of "A Deeper Dive" features Steve Johnson, CEO of the massive airport operator.

The chain will offer a limited time buy-one, get-one for $1 deal nationwide on Monday as it continues to woo value customers.

Industry same-store sales declined 1%, its worst performance in nearly two years as chains feel a summer lull.

The Mexican chain has become one of the top-performing concepts in the country thanks to its marketing, but now it faces new leadership.

As customers increasingly demand convenience, companies such as Wendy’s, McDonald’s, Dunkin' and Starbucks are focusing on operations to drive sales, says RB’s The Bottom Line.

Construction costs and intense competition also hurt the movie theater-restaurant chain.

Thanks to value bundles, the burger chain’s same-store sales rose to their best level since 2016.

RB’s The Bottom Line examines the bankruptcy filing of Perkins & Marie Callender’s, which came after a brutal two-year period for the company.

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