How to Maintain Brand Consistency While Growing Your Restaurant

How to Maintain Brand Consistency While Growing Your Restaurant

Using the right technology can help increase your overall brand consistency when growing your restaurant. Your brand is what your customers associate your restaurant with: your reputation, your habits, and the various elements that make up your brand and make you recognizable no matter what store your customers visit. Get the guide now!

Type: eBook

Sponsor: PlayerLync


[WEBINAR] Combating rising operating costs in a tight labor market

[WEBINAR] Combating rising operating costs in a tight labor market

In this webinar, hear from HotSchedules, for an in depth discussion of how a labor management platform can help you stay competitive by optimizing your labor costs and helping you to become the employer of choice. Download now!

Type: Webinar

Sponsor: HotSchedules


6 Key Rules to Unlock Your Modern Training Program

6 Key Rules to Unlock Your Modern Training Program

Technology advances have enabled organizations to not just improve their learning programs, but integrate them into a larger organizational strategy. These advances have become invaluable. To make sure your organization follows the same patterns, consider these 6 key rules to modernize your employee training program.

Type: eBook

Sponsor: PlayerLync


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Franchise focus: Smoke’s Poutinerie bringing poutine to the masses

Franchise focus: Smoke’s Poutinerie bringing poutine to the masses

The 150-location franchise is rolling out nationwide on and near campuses and airports, and its founder’s passion is reflected everywhere — from his attire to his brand’s menu.

The bros behind Mighty Quinn's plan expansion

The bros behind Mighty Quinn's plan expansion

Chef Hugh Mangum, financing veteran Micha Magid and experienced restaurant operator Christos Gourmos founded Mighty Quinn's with the idea of bringing Texas and the Carolinas flavor for barbecue to New York City. Check out the story behind the expanding brand.

Asian Box founder names Mike Spec as CEO

Asian Box founder names Mike Spec as CEO

Since 2015, Mike Speck has been running operations at Halal Guys, but he's left his COO role there to become the top guy at Asian Box, a 10-unit brand founded in 2012, by Frank Klein.

Why a balanced relationship is key for succeeding as a franchisor, franchisee

Why a balanced relationship is key for succeeding as a franchisor, franchisee

Experts at the recent International Franchise Expo offered insight and advice on striking the perfect balance in the franchisor-franchisee relationship. It's very much akin to the marriage scenario.

Top missteps to avoid on the way to franchising success

Top missteps to avoid on the way to franchising success

From operational strategy errors to overlooking the customer experience, there are plenty of things to trip a new franchisor up on the way to successful growth. Be aware of the top impediments and be ahead of the game.

Emerging restaurants to pitch franchise experts in contest

Emerging restaurants to pitch franchise experts in contest

Leaders of three up-and-coming brands will try to convince judges and attendees of the Restaurant Franchising and Innovation Summit in London that their concept is ripe for franchising.

Freshii named FastCasual's top brand of the year

Freshii named FastCasual's top brand of the year

The 2018 Fast Casual Top 100 Movers & Shakers publication is now available for free download.

Franchising focus: London's Crepeaffaire testing global boundaries

Franchising focus: London's Crepeaffaire testing global boundaries

The 20-unit crepe shop has used technology and non-traditional formats to become a global powerhouse.

'The Chew's' Carla Hall talks lessons learned from her defunct fast casual brand

'The Chew's' Carla Hall talks lessons learned from her defunct fast casual brand

Carla Hall shares with FastCasual what she wishes she would have done differently and if she'll give the fast casual business another try.




Freshii founder: How mistakes lead to brand growth

Freshii founder: How mistakes lead to brand growth

Although Freshii has reported one of the industry's highest same-store sales for the last four years, CEO Matthew Corrin told a crowd at this year's Restaurant Franchising & Innovation Summit in Louisville that he had a few missteps along the way. Hard lessons, he said, are key to any brand's success.

Native Puerto Rican overcomes Hurricane Maria to open Pita Pit in San Juan

Native Puerto Rican overcomes Hurricane Maria to open Pita Pit in San Juan

After falling in love with pita bread during a post-college graduation trip to Lebanon in 2016, Puerto Rico native Valeria Quinones returned home five months later with a serious pita addiction and the urge to open her own business.

Jersey Mike's searching pizza market for franchisees

Jersey Mike's searching pizza market for franchisees

Sometimes a brand's best potential franchisee "pickings" are already operating entirely different buy operationally similar types of restaurants.

Why more plant-based options are sprouting up on mainstream menus

Why more plant-based options are sprouting up on mainstream menus

Approximately 87 percent of Americans consume plant-based proteins, and nearly two-thirds do so at least once a week.

Top 5 reasons you'll suffer from FOMO if you don't join us at the Restaurant Franchising and Innovation Summit

Top 5 reasons you'll suffer from FOMO if you don't join us at the Restaurant Franchising and Innovation Summit

Why suffer the "fear of missing out" when you can join us in Louisville for one of the industry's most inspirational events of the year?

4 ways to make Gen Z love your brand

4 ways to make Gen Z love your brand

When it comes to the 22 and under age group, marketers have their work cut out for them. This group of individuals born after 1996, referred to as Gen Z, represents one-quarter of the population and already wields an estimated $44 billion in spending power.

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