Breaking news for the full foodservice equipment and supplies distribution channel. Includes information on dealers, distributors, design consultants and multi-unit operators spanning leadership changes, mergers and acquisitions, trends, data and much more.
Restaurant operators report positive same-store sales for fifth consecutive month; more optimistic about the overall economy
More and more international chains seem to be opening up stores on American turf these days, including London favorites Pret A Manger and Wagamama. Add to that growing list 100 Montaditos, a Spanish sandwich chain that opened its first two U.S. restaurants in Miami earlier this year.
Developing new site models, current and future franchise expansion, financing news and more are covered in this week's restaurant chain operating report.