Chain News & Profiles

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

DineEquity Sells off 56 Applebee's to Pair of Franchisees

New CEO for New Look Boston Market

In addition to updating its corporate leadership, American dining icon Boston Market is updating its look and its menu.

MacDonald New Quiznos CEO

Restaurant Chain Report for the Week of Oct. 6

BJ's, CPK, Greene Turtle, Landry's, Red Robin and Saladworks all announced expansion and operating results this week.

Concept Close-up: Cinnabon

Atlanta-based Cinnabon, the quick-service chain known for its rich and gooey cinnamon rolls, continues to test a bakery-café concept in its Houston market.

Chain Restaurant Updates for Sept. 29

BJ's, Carl's Jr., Charley's Grilled Subs, Energy Kitchen, Krispy Kreme and Pizza Inn all opened new locations.

Capital Grille; Chain Profile, October 2010

Strictly enforcing processes for food preparation and production influences equipment selection for this high-end steakhouse concept.

Max & Erma’s Sold, Gets New President

Restaurant Chains Expansion Update for Sept. 22

McAlister’s Deli Names Paci President

Hees to Wear Burger King Crown