After shutting 60 namesake units, Denny's readies Keke's for expansion

A Keke's unit was opened for the first time outside of Florida, to encouraging results, the company said. It sports a new look and menu, as well as alcoholic beverages.


Denny's inks a 250-unit deal with ghost-kitchen specialist Franklin Junction

The diner chain also announced preliminary sales results for Q4, with comps rising 1.5% at franchised units and sliding 1.2% at corporate stores.

While considering more virtual concepts, the diner chain plans to roll out a simplified bill of fare next week.

Patra will assume the newly created position after spending 15 years at Brinker.

He "ceased to be an executive officer" as of Tuesday, the company said in a securities filing. But he will serve in a "non-executive" capacity through the remainder of the fiscal year.

Both of the company's concepts will focus on their menus, one to stress value, the other to underscore on-site prep.

Executive Summary: A roundup of high-level hirings and promotions in the restaurant business includes changes for 7-Eleven, Razzoo’s, Golden Chick, Canada’s restaurant association.

The tactics range from standardizing units' network platform to cooking bacon in big batches.

Restaurant Rewind: The man knew biscuits and burgers as well as he knew the route to the Super Bowl.

A former owner of the Carolina Panthers NFL team, the North Carolina native made his money as a Hardee's franchisee. He would later operate Quincy's, Denny's and El Pollo Loco, among other restaurant brands.

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