Sonic

Leadership

Logan’s parent names Jim Lebs CFO

The former executive of Pei Wei and Cicis is the latest industry veteran to join the leadership team of Craftworks.

Leadership

Inspire bolsters its C-suite with 2 appointments

Don Crocker moves up to chief development officer, and Chris Held joins the Buffalo Wild Wings parent as chief supply officer.

Get Top 500 data: sales, units and YOY change, average unit volume, and company/franchise units, as well as Technomic’s analysis, growth forecast and more.

The new site provides a detailed assessment of the company’s economic impact on each state.

Darla Morse will become the CIO of another Roark Capital-owned company, CKE Restaurants.

Former Sweetgreen President Karen Kelley was named chief restaurant officer and Sonic veteran Anita Vanderveer was appointed chief people officer.

Here's a look back at the news eruptions that shaped the restaurant industry in 2018.

A challenging year brought fundamental shifts in the market and a white-elephant sale of troubled concepts.

Inspire now operates brands that generate more than $12 billion in annual system sales.

These LTOs tempted customers in October.

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