Articles in Restaurant News

Zoës Kitchen Could Close Stores, Turn to Franchising as Traffic Dips

by Danny Klein on

Sunil Doshi, Zoës’ CFO, said the chain has identified five to 10 locations “where we may choose, if it makes economic sense, to close at or prior to lease expiration.”... Read full article

Corky's Ribs & BBQ, The #1 BBQ Joint From Memphis, To Open First Houston Area Location in Katy


The first Corky's Ribs & BBQ of three opening in the Houston area will be located at the former Outback Steakhouse location, between Westgreen Blvd. and Fry Rd. Corky's Ribs & BBQ is known for great food, large portions, and affordable prices.... Read full article

Krispy Kreme parent company to buy British Sandwich Chain Pret A Manger

by Danny Klein on

The parent company of Krispy Kreme, which bought Panera Bread for $7.5 billion in July, announced May 29 that it plans to purchase British sandwich chain Pret A Manger.... Read full article

El Pollo Loco reveals new brand look, the biggest in more than 35 years


The bold change is the 470-unit chain's most significant in more than 35 years.... Read full article