Chain News & Profiles

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

MOOYAH Names Hurt Sr. Director of Operations

Pizza veteran flips to burger side of the restaurant industry.

Jensen Promoted to President of eegee's

New president started as cashier.

Moe’s Original Bar B Que

Three displaced Alabama boys turned a shared love of barbecue and soul food into a burgeoning fast-casual chain.

Chain Operating Report for May 30

Taco Cabana rolls out an updated prototype, Fogo de Chão will get a new owner and Hardees plans to expand in the southeast are among the top news items in this week's chain operating report.

Hoffmann Appointed President of McDonald's APMEA Region

Burger giant promotes pair.

Sizzler USA Updates Management Team

Casual dining chain adds purchasing and operations VPs and announces promotions as it prepares for growth.

Starbucks Updates Management Team

Five named to new positions for the Seattle-based coffee company.

Tasman Named President and CEO of Buca di Beppo

Former PF Chang's executive to lead the Italian concept.

Red Robin Forms Menu Team

Casual dining chain adds a trio of foodservice professionals to its roster.

Chain Operating Report for May 16

A handful of restaurant chains continue their expansion efforts in Texas, Michigan and India.

Max and Erma's Promotes Weis

Makes the jump to president from vice president of operations.