Chain News & Profiles

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

Charley's Grilled Subs Finds Mr. Wright for COO Post

Cheesesteak franchise on an aggressive growth curve beefs up its management team by hiring first-ever COO.

Chipotle Slated to Open Asian Concept Later This Summer

Fast-casual chain prepares Asian-inspired concept that will use its hallmark service style.

Chain Operating Report for April 13

Real Mex Restaurants Appoints David Goronkin CEO

Restaurant industry veteran joins the multi-concept operator on June 1.

Chain Restaurant Operating Report for April 6

Bankruptcy, a possible acquisition, financial reporing and expansion updates are all part of this week's chain restaurant news.

Chain Profile: Penn Station East Coast Subs

Developing a footprint to maximize return on investment, this fast casual chain ensures that it can efficiently offer a distinctive menu that is freshly prepared in an open kitchen.

Chain News: TCBY Continues Rebranding Campaign

Chain Operating Report for March 29

Five restaurant chains announce operating and expansion update.

Mears to Lead Mimi's Café

Einstein Noah adds Miller and Unger to Management Team

A pair of seasoned foodservice professionals have joined the management team for Einstein Noah Restaurant Group.

Baja Fresh Rolls Out Recyclables

Environmentally friendly rollout comes after a successful pilot by the fast casual resaurant chain.