Chain News & Profiles

Chain News & Profiles includes news on chain restaurants, operations, profiles, trend pieces and new concepts.

Go Roma Goes Full Italian

A redesigned prototype helps this fast-casual chain emphasize its authentic, scratch-made food.

Wienerschnitzel Goes Back to Its Roots

 The hot dog chain’s new prototype helps it stand out with a look inspired by its earliest stores.

Kitchen Refurbishment at Overlook Medical Center in Summit, N.J.

Foodservice production is much more efficient and safe thanks to the overhaul of a 70-year-old kitchen.

Mama Fu’s Ups the Asian Delivery Experience

This emerging chain expects huge growth through cooked-to-order, fast-casual Asian food offered for dine-in, carryout and delivery.

Dickey's Barbecue Names New COO

Former Red Mango executive Barron joins the fast-growing barbecue concept.

Kafka and Kaufman Join UFood Grill

Domino's Promotes Anderson to Executive Vice President

Yum! Brands' Novak to Retire

Wright Becomes CEO of Famous Dave's

Salata Stresses Fresh

This next-generation salad bar has rolled out a new prototype that emphasizes the quality of its ingredients and offers opportunities to upsell.

Cultivating Culinary Art at Café 78 in the Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit

Visitors and midtown residents viewing art and attending events at this modern museum also receive culinary and beverage creations delivered by Dave Kwiatkowski and Marc Djozlija, partners of Wright & Company.