Fast Casual Restaurants http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/fast-casual-restaurants The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Fast Casual Restaurants en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Mon, 07 Jul 2014 20:49:00 GMT 6 Super-Hot Food Trends You Need to Know About Barbecue, snack mashups and the next Sriracha – here's what Technomic predicts restaurants will be serving up in the second half of 2014. Mon, 07 Jul 2014 20:49:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235410 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235410 Kate Taylor Barbecue, snack mashups and the next Sriracha – here's what Technomic predicts restaurants will be serving up in the second half of 2014. El Pollo Loco Files to Go Public The California-based Mexican grilled-chicken franchise, which attempted to go public in 2006, is eyeing a $100 million IPO. Wed, 25 Jun 2014 17:38:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235172 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235172 Kate Taylor The California-based Mexican grilled-chicken franchise, which attempted to go public in 2006, is eyeing a $100 million IPO. Taco Bell and KFC's Parent Company Sees a Future in Vietnamese Sandwiches Yum Brands is testing a new 'banh mi' concept in Dallas, attempting to capitalize on the growing fast-casual market. Wed, 04 Jun 2014 15:09:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234523 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234523 Kate Taylor Yum Brands is testing a new 'banh mi' concept in Dallas, attempting to capitalize on the growing fast-casual market. The Quickest Way to Make Customers Like Your Food: Raise Your Prices. A new study shows that when customers pay more, they perceive their food as tastier. Fri, 02 May 2014 14:51:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233591 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233591 Kate Taylor A new study shows that when customers pay more, they perceive their food as tastier. Panera Gets Serious About Tech, Says Its Future Depends On It The soup and sandwich chain is introducing tech upgrades that include mobile ordering and self-checkout kiosks. Wed, 26 Mar 2014 17:32:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232563 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232563 Kate Taylor The soup and sandwich chain is introducing tech upgrades that include mobile ordering and self-checkout kiosks. Is This the Year Fast-Food Pizza Disappears? Domino's and Pizza Hut are attempting to compete with fast-casual rookies by upping quality and revamping design. Fri, 17 Jan 2014 21:13:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230953 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230953 Kate Taylor Domino's and Pizza Hut are attempting to compete with fast-casual rookies by upping quality and revamping design. How a Cafe Chain Rebranded With a Pro Surfer A chain rebrands with a local focus, a surf theme and a celebrity endorsement. Tue, 20 Mar 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/223171 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/223171 Jennifer Wang A chain rebrands with a local focus, a surf theme and a celebrity endorsement. How to Put a New Spin on an Old Idea The retro-1950s-diner restaurant theme has been done to death. So how has DickieJo's managed to start up and thrive? Fri, 06 Jan 2012 09:36:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/222557 http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/222557 Carol Tice The retro-1950s-diner restaurant theme has been done to death. So how has DickieJo's managed to start up and thrive? Lime Fresh, a Slower Alternative to the Fast-Casual Franchise At Lime Fresh Mexican Grill, customers are encouraged to linger. And the concept caught the eye of Ruby Tuesday, now a licensee. Fri, 16 Dec 2011 11:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/220736 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/220736 Jason Daley At Lime Fresh Mexican Grill, customers are encouraged to linger. And the concept caught the eye of Ruby Tuesday, now a licensee. Three Franchise Industries to Watch Here's a look at three of the most popular industries in this year's Franchise 500 and the trends that are shaping their future. Wed, 14 Dec 2011 17:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/222412 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/222412 Tracy Stapp Herold Here's a look at three of the most popular industries in this year's Franchise 500 and the trends that are shaping their future.