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Buffalo Wild Wings

Marketing

Buffalo Wild Wings switches back to selling wings by the numbers

The shift ends the chain’s reliance on vaguer order sizes where wing counts could vary widely.

Financing

Buyer of Buffalo Wild Wings franchisees bags a big one

ICV completed its purchase of Diversified Restaurant Holdings in a deal valued at $180 million.

Inspire Brands, which also owns Buffalo Wild Wings, Sonic and Jimmy John's, has trademarked some brand names for shared kitchens for takeout and delivery.

Casual- and family-dining chains are adding premium fried items as new lures, mindful of how well sandwiches have worked for Popeyes and Chick-fil-A.

Menu items featuring cheese, meat and potatoes rank high this fall.

Authorities say a commonly used bleach compound may have reacted with acidic floor residue to create toxic fumes, killing a manager and sickening at least 13 others.

Sensitivity training will be stepped up, and the chain will look at other remedies such as upgrading its applicant screening.

The boneless variety will be offered at that price exclusively for dine-in orders.

No allegations were made against the chain and its ultimate buyer.

The parent of Arby’s, Buffalo Wild Wings, Sonic and Jimmy John’s has promoted one of its founding executives.

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