Chain News & Profiles

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

Tava Indian Kitchen Names Morgan CEO

Smashburger veteran assumes executive post for emerging fast-casual Indian food concept.

CKE Names New President of International Division

30-year company veteran Lyerly gets promoted. 

Chuck E. Cheese’s to Get New CEO

Leverton takes over on July 23, 2014.

The Big Salad Names District Field Manager

Growing chain promotes from within. 

Miller Joins Melting Pot Team

French Culinary Institute alumni takes on a new culinary development role.

Chain Profile: Taziki’s Mediterranean Café

Keith Richards took a loan against his house and his love of Greek food to create this rockin’ “fresh casual” chain.

Case Study: Bojangles’ Restaurants Inc., Charlotte, N.C.

In the foodservice industry, even a concept that seems simple can make a big impact.

Case Study: El Pollo Loco, Costa Mesa, Calif.

One "crazy" chicken concept was well ahead of its time.

CiCi's Adds Pair of Vice Presidents

Jones and Willis assume training and operations roles.

Lyons Joins Arby's Development Team

Thirty-year restaurant industry veteran assumes senior vice president role.

Round Table Pizza Rolls Out Fast-Casual Concept

Fresh Pixx debuts in Dublin, Calif.