facebook pixal

Jonathan Maze

Editor-in-Chief

Articles by
Jonathan Maze

Page 3
Leadership

Wendy’s hires former Domino’s executive for tech post

Kevin Vasconi was named the burger chain’s chief information officer.

Marketing

Taco Bell brings back its Steal a Base, Steal a Taco promotion

The chain is bringing back its World Series promotion for the ninth year, and this time the company is bringing its app in on the game.

The Mexican fast-food chain has largely recovered, even as its dining rooms remain closed, and its profits are up.

The chain is selling units all over the country to new franchisees, but some of its early operators struggled and are filing lawsuits.

United Airlines doesn’t expect business demand to return to normal until 2024. That could be a problem for many restaurants, says RB’s The Bottom Line.

The coffee giant will tie executive pay to diversity targets and says that 30% of its corporate staff at all levels will come from diverse groups.

This week’s episode of the RB podcast “A Deeper Dive” features Robert Purvin, an expert on franchising and franchise relations, talking about the risks to franchisees.

The chicken chain’s same-store sales rose 19.7% last quarter even as its sister chains both continued to see declines.

The two fast-food chains start pushing for morning customers as their sales recover, but it remains a smaller market, says RB’s The Bottom Line.

The company plans to transition to paper straws in Canada early next year.

The investment fund’s latest deal gives it a stake in an Austin, Tex.-based Detroit-style pizza concept.

The pizza chain has seen global unit growth slow even as its sales remain strong as the coronavirus limits new construction.

  • Page 3