Chain News & Profiles

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

Chain Profile: Rusty Taco

A small, yet efficient, equipment package helps this young quick-service concept to offer authentic tacos prepared fresh daily.

Camille’s Sidewalk Café Launches iPad Initiative

Going green can help restaurants become more efficient.

Chain Operating Report for Aug. 31

From menu developments to calorie calculators to new store openings, this week’s restaurant chain operating report has a little something for most every foodservice professional.

Hooters Names New CEO

Wing chain travels C-Store path to fill leadership role.

O’Charley’s Inc. Concept President Resigns

Management Changes at Texas Roadhouse

Resignation triggers pair of promotions and other changes at Texas Roadhouse.

Farrow Named COO of El Pollo Loco

McDonald’s Announces Leadership Moves

Smashburger Updates Management Team

Home Run Inn’s Legacy

A brief look at Home Run Inn's storied past offers a glimpse into how the restaurant evolved into a Chicago-area icon.

Home Run Inn

Streamlining productivity and ensuring menu consistency in a tightly designed layout allows this company's casual dining restaurants to compete successfully in one of the most competitive pizzeria markets in the country.