Having a plan is crucial to the success of catering within your organization, and it includes timelines, teams, locations, the menu and marketing.
Noodles & Company posted disappointing Q2 results, with comps declining 1 percent for company owned stores, 2.2 percent for franchised stores and 1.1 percent system-wide.
Research has shown that people who place mobile and online orders have an average ticket 30 percent higher than in-store customers.
Same-store sales drive strong second quarter results.
Increased efficiency, improved accuracy lead to gains for Pollo Tropical.
Provide your customers with the option to select which program they prefer.
Guests also want more vegetarian proteins, such as quinoa, tofu and falafel, as well as sauces and spices.
Many of McAlister's catering customers are first-timers who buy into the brand after the experience.
Catering should never be an afterthought; it's a lot of work and it reflects your reputation and brand.
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Every successful brand in the multiunit restaurant community began with an entrepreneur who had vision and passion.
The funding will help Phoodeez, a corporate catering concierge that works with more than 40 local restaurants and food trucks, reach more customers.
WorkPlace Impact, a marketing company that targets consumers directly at work, has added restaurant clients to its portfolio. According to a news release, Subway and Buffalo Wild Wings are among several other chains that are now accessing WPI's permission-based network,...
Customers who place catering orders of $200 or more will automatically be entered to win a weekly prize package and the grand prize.
Corporate dining preferences lean strongly toward fast casual concepts, according to Dinova.
Catering is responsible for 15 percent of overall sales for Dickey's Barbecue Restaurants.
Pinkberry will now offer Pick-Up Packs for orders of six to 24 yogurts.
The Pick-Up Pack is a cooler-like, insolated carrier.
Falafill has joined The NOSH Chicago and will serve lunch at a pop-up storefront on The Plaza each Friday. The NOSH will be held each Friday from 11 a.m.
Lavu Inc. announced today the addition of a new delivery and routing extension to its iPad POS system. Extension features include multiple order routing, estimated delivery times, best route recommendations and turn by turn directions for delivery personnel. The iPad...
Two Maui Wowi franchisees announced plans to team up to serve fans attending events related to the MLB All-Star Game at Target Field in Minneapolis on July 15. Franchisee and Director of Regional Support Mary Bigler will serve fans on...
Menchie’s announced this weekend the launch of a mobile, self-service fro-yo food truck. The new truck launched in upstate New York on July 4.
The mobile fro-yo truck will be available for sporting events, office parties, birthday and graduation celebrations, county fairs and private events.
Two new mobile carts are being added to Maui Wowi's Texas presence. Kimberly and Tony Revis of Houston, Texas plan to use the carts in events and venues in the Houston area.
Giardino Gourmet Salads has opened its newest restaurant in Miami Lakes, Fla., in Park Centre located at 8008 NW 154 St. The restaurant will host a grand opening celebration on July 12. Current Giardino franchise partners Robert Fuerth and Jaime...
PizzaRev has launched a new catering program, and has appointed Bibiana Deaver as the new catering sales manager to build to channel. Deaver will lead PizzaRev’s 10 Los Angeles-area corporate stores’ catering programs, and will develop a blueprint for franchisees’...
Schlotzsky's has signed a deal with MonkeyMedia Software to initiate its off-premise strategy. According to a news release, MonkeyMedia Software, via its MMS Catering Institute and Software Services divisions, provide turnkey catering strategy, education and software solutions to multiunit restaurant...
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Moe's Southwest Grill has partnered with MonkeyMedia Software to deploy MonkeyCatering and MonkeyOnlineOrdering to support its catering online ordering and database platforms systemwide. Moe’s tested MonkeyMedia Software’s catering platform for two years with a pilot group of both franchise and...