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Taco Bell will raise and rehabilitate the world's first Taco Bell restaurant from its 53-year-old foundation in Downey, California, and relocate it to the Taco Bell headquarters in Irvine, California, saving it from impending demolition.
Entrepreneurs from Burgers n’ Fries Forever, Sweet Lorraine’s Fabulous Mac n’ Cheez and Pincho Factory pitched concepts to a panel of distinguished investors and consultants who provided professional advice.
When entering into non-traditional restaurant formats like food courts, universities & airports, re-developing a concept to fit these new operational structures is no easy task, although it can be done and with great success
What is it about outdoor seating that has such a large effect on your customer base? There are many factors involved, most of which revolve around comfort.
QSRWeb.com interviewed two restaurant system executives to learn what they did to rebrand their chains and remodel their stores.
The redesign focused on simplifying the ordering process; creating a tasting station to sample new flavors; and minimizing the ordering pressure.
Tour prospective sites in order from worst to best, which will allow you to become more confident, ask better questions and be more in control of the leasing process.
Leading restaurant brands are growing their top line with off-premise sales while shrinking real estate costs – resulting in better revenue per square foot and profitability.
Getting boots on the ground to narrow down an ideal location is important.
The chain has ramped up the number of new products in test four-fold in the past four years.
The company continues its mobile ordering beta test and is approaching loyalty aggressively.
Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen celebrated the opening of its 2,500th restaurant on Nov. 6.
Chic-fil-A's first New York City store is the chain's largest in the country.
McDonald's will offer a fast casual service style in UK stores by the end of October. A small trial has also begun in the U.S.
The 1,140 square-foot store, located in the South Tower of the Wrigley Building, incorporates the building's vaulted ceilings and is designed with natural materials including honed Carrera marble counters, custom light fixtures and espresso-stained oak casework.
Dunkin' Brands plans to add as many as 440 new Dunkin' Donuts units in 2015, and up to 10 new Baskin-Robbins stores.
Sonic has announced a new agreement for franchise development of eight new drive-ins in the Albany, New York, area throughout the next seven years, with the first restaurant opening in Latham in the spring. The latest agreement was signed with...
Guillermo Perales, CEO of Sun Holdings LLC, a is planning on bringing Krispy Kreme back to Houston, as well as several other brands to the Houston's George Bush Intercontinental Airport. According to Houston Business First, Sun Holdings LLC owns and...
Auntie Anne's Pretzels has opened its first location at Universal Orlando Resort in Florida, at Universal CityWalk. According to a company news release, this store is the brand's 13th opened at a theme park destination since Auntie Anne’s first added...
Dunkin' Donuts has opened six new restaurants and one remodeled location throughout the past several weeks with existing franchisees in South Florida. According to a news release, there are currently more than 150 Dunkin' Donuts locations throughout the Miami-Fort Lauderdale...
Dunkin’ Donuts has launched a new program called DD Green, a green building certification program designed to help franchisees build sustainable, energy-efficient restaurants. In conjunction with the launch, the company celebrated the grand opening of a DD Green-certified restaurant in...
Church's Chicken has debuted its new, state-of-the-art food truck, which embarks on a tour throughout the South starting today from Atlanta. The food truck will arrive in Montgomery, Alabama today and then continue on to Mobile on Dec. 9, New Orleans on Dec.
Dairy Queen has opened a new restaurant in Keller, Texas, at the corner of Keller Parkway and Cindy Street. According to a company announcement, there are few Dairy Queen locations in the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex – most of the 600-plus...
A new Good Times Burgers & Frozen Custard opened last week in Highlands Ranch, Colorado, featuring the brand's new restaurant design. “We have wanted to be in this trade area for many years and we had the opportunity to take...
Dunkin' Donuts continues to extend its campus footprint, opening 10 new units at nine universities throughout the country this year. According to a news release, with these openings, the company now has more than 65 campus locations. This year's campus...
Lux Dei Design, a Christian design company based in New Jersey, has launched a new crowdfunding campaign on IndieGoGo called the "McMass Project." The objective is to raise enough money to build a McDonald's franchise in a church. According to...
Restaurant design can be a crucial part of building a successful brand. Layout of your restaurant can also affect your operational efficiency. Check out this research center for ideas and trends in restaurant design and layout.