Pal’s Sudden Service likes to be different. The regional burgers and hot dog chain with 26 distinctive restaurants in northeast Tennessee and southwest Virginia is poking fun at the big brands again.
Pal’s latest 30-second TV campaign points out three ways in which it differs from its competitors. One spot notes that Pal’s drive-thru […]
A single McDonald’s restaurant in Warilla, Australia, this week began a limited, five-week test of offering dine-in customers food brought to their table served on china, accompanied by glassware and cutlery. According to a story in the Illawarra Mercury, the test has been given the green light by McDonald’s Corp.
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Red Robin Gourmet Burgers is rethinking its full-service restaurant model top to bottom—from name to service style to menu—as it also expands its fast-casual concept, Red Robin Burger Works.
Some "transformed" Red Robin units use this logo.
Red Robin reported its Q3 results today, which include a 3.4% increase in total revenues and a […]
One of the oldest American family/burger restaurant brands embraces the new fast-casual philosophy tomorrow when Shoney’s opens its limited-service prototype, Shoney’s On the Go, in Houston.
Beginning as Alex “Shoney” Schoenbaum’s Parkette Drive-In in Charleston, W.Va., in 1947, the name became Shoney’s and the restaurant became a Big Boy franchisee in 1951. The Big Boy […]