Chain News & Profiles

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

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.

Bruegger's Sold to Groupe Le Duff SA

Sun Capital Partners has sold Bruegger's Enterprises to Le Duff America, Inc., the North American subsidiary of Groupe Le Duff SA. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

Miller Joins Perkins & Marie Callendar's

Restaurant industry veteran Jay Miller to join PMCI's research and development team.

Morton's May be for Sale

Morton'sRestaurant Group, Inc. (NYSE: MRT) is exploring its options to enhance shareholder value, which may include selling the company.

Chain Operating Report for March 16

Five restaurant chains announced expansion news.