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Restaurant News Resource

Dickey's Barbecue Pit Opens Newest Shreveport Location

Residents of Shreveport can find their newest Dickey's location at 7503 Youree Dr. Suite 300 Shreveport, LA 71105.

New Krystal Foundation Invests in School Extracurricular Programs

Grant Applications Open March 1 for Schools and Teachers

Togo's Names Glenn Lunde Chief Concept Officer

Lunde joins Togo's with more than 25 years of experience in the restaurant and retail business. He will lead marketing, brand strategy, and concept development for Togo's.

Fazoli's Reports a 4.9 Percent Sales Increase in January

Fazoli's today announced another month of robust sales results for the brand's franchise restaurants. The Lexington, Kentucky-based company reported a 4.9 percent same-store sales increase for its franchised locations in January.

Pei Wei Names John 'J.' Hedrick New CEO

He most recently served as chief operating officer of NPC International, the nation's seventh-largest restaurant operator with 1,300 Pizza Hut and Wendy's locations and annual revenues exceeding $1.2 billion.

Cracker Barrel Reports Results for Second Quarter Fiscal 2017 and Reaffirms Earnings Guidance for Fiscal 2017

Eleventh Consecutive Quarter of Positive Comparable Restaurant Sales Growth - Second Quarter Operating Income Margin increased 150 basis points

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