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Financing

KFC’s Chicken & Waffles were apparently a ‘huge hit’

Parent company Yum Brands also reported same-store sales at Pizza Hut were positive thanks in part to its NFL deal, but sustained improvement will be a “slow build.”

Technology

Jimmy John’s pushes back against third-party delivery

The delivery pioneer vows to “never” use third-party services even as competitors increasingly expand their use.

The service expansion through Grubhub follows the chain’s seventh straight year of same-store sales growth.

The company is testing a mobile order drive-thru lane called “Chipotlane” as it works to keep building digital orders.

Speaking on CNBC, CEO Steve Ritchie said the chain hopes John Schnatter will benefit from its turnaround, says RB’s The Bottom Line.

But its sister chain Pizza Inn has now recorded eight straight quarters of same-store sales growth.

In this episode of "A Deeper Dive," a trio of experts from investment banking firm PJ Solomon discuss why restaurants are consolidating so much.

The Dallas-based chain announced a partnership with Super League Gaming to bring events to its locations.

The chicken chain will let consumers win the rug in a Reddit creativity contest.

The company said its sales turned positive for the first time in 37 months.

The company’s sales have worsened over the past 18 months, and things aren’t getting any easier, says RB’s The Bottom Line.

But prices, not traffic, continued to boost sales throughout the industry, according to the Technomic Chain Restaurant Index.

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