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Peter Romeo

Editor at Large

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Peter Romeo

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KFC puts the Colonel’s voice on Google's Waze

The mascot will give directions, instructions on pothole repair and the location of restaurants that bear his image.

McDonald’s recruits 2 outsiders to Easterbrook’s brain trust

Silvia Lagnado, a consumer-products marketing vet, and Robert Gibbs, the former White House spokesman, come aboard at the “C” level.

The multiconcept operator is outfitting Silverspot Cinemas with a polished concept called Trilogy.

The pizza chain will be led by Michael Poates.

Wonder why Chick-fil-A is besting the competition? The answers were obvious during a visit to a relatively new store in Dallas’s Love Field airport.

Higher-priced sandwiches reportedly offset a steeper decline in traffic.

The pledge to union-supported groups underscores the likelihood of restaurant-related personnel issues figuring large in the 2016 election.

Starting in September, quick-service restaurants will be required to ask if a child wants milk or water before taking a soft drink order for the girl or boy.

The agency suggests unisex facilities, but stresses that it is merely advising that set-up, not requiring it.

Fall in love with your staff, put them in alien situations and get your hands dirty, emerging chain leaders were advised during the restaurant industry’s equivalent of a summer sleepaway camp.

Hazem Ouf shares a mistake turned learning experience, laughable moment and the best advice he’s been given.

The nonconference conference known as Summer Brand Camp served up proof that the best way to bolster sales and profits today is by serving a higher cause.

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