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This week’s 5 head-spinning moments: Strange sales remedies

Tough times can push restaurateurs to extremes in their pursuit of sales. Here are some examples of that unconventional behavior.

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This week’s 5 head-spinning moments: Forced retirements

Venerable business principles and concepts were shipped off to the old folks' home this week, worsening observers' neck arthritis.

Growth-minded restaurateurs know the importance of keeping an eye on the competitors entering and expanding in their markets.

Consumers reveal which limited-time offers they are most likely to order based on the name and description.

Ways to convince employees that franchises are local businesses.

The chain launched an Apple TV ordering app and is testing a fee for faster pizza orders

A national pizza chain promoting “better ingredients, better pizza” at affordable prices

DIY pizza is again a growth story, but still a relatively small piece of the pie (only Blaze Pizza has hit the top 200).

A restaurant chain's sales don't always reflect customer satisfaction, and vice versa. Here, we rank the leading limited-service chains using a formula that includes financials, consumer satisfaction and value.

As off-premise continues to grow, an omnichannel approach may be on the horizon.