Restaurants

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Franchise of the Day: This Taco Shop Will Have You Feeling Warm and 'Fuzzy'
Franchise of the day

Franchise of the Day: This Taco Shop Will Have You Feeling Warm and 'Fuzzy'

After launching the restaurant in 2003, a father and son duo set out to make their Mexican-food concept a franchise.
Lindsay Friedman
3 Ways Restaurant CRM Is Going to Change Your Next Night Out
Customer Experience

3 Ways Restaurant CRM Is Going to Change Your Next Night Out

Don't be weirded out if everyone at that new eatery you're visiting knows your name. It's technology, baby.
Greg Hong
After A Tragedy, This Restaurateur Did What All Entrepreneurs Must: She Learned How To Keep Going
Overcoming Obstacles

After A Tragedy, This Restaurateur Did What All Entrepreneurs Must: She Learned How To Keep Going

Her husband died, but Jen Hidinger continued to chase their dream-while lending a hand to others in the industry.
More Than 13,000 People Are on the Waitlist for This Tiny Pop-up London Restaurant Where You Can Eat Naked
Food Businesses

More Than 13,000 People Are on the Waitlist for This Tiny Pop-up London Restaurant Where You Can Eat Naked

No joke: The Bunyadi opens in June and will serve grilled meats by candlelight in an effort to recreate a caveman dining experience.
Catherine Clifford
Owner of This Georgia Fried Chicken Joint Came Out a Winner After Corporate Bankruptcy
Franchise Players

Owner of This Georgia Fried Chicken Joint Came Out a Winner After Corporate Bankruptcy

By staying true to herself, Vickey Shelton kept the doors of her Mrs. Winner's Chicken and Biscuit restaurant open through tough financial times for the company.
Erin Schultz
'Hey, Dummy. Right Here. Right In Front of You!' Said My Calling in Life as I Made a Dirty Martini
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'Hey, Dummy. Right Here. Right In Front of You!' Said My Calling in Life as I Made a Dirty Martini

My entrepreneurial niche involved something I did over and over every day as a bartender.
Eric Tecosky
California Restaurant Industry Vet Finds a New Persona at Cutting-Edge Pizza Place
Franchise Players

California Restaurant Industry Vet Finds a New Persona at Cutting-Edge Pizza Place

Nick Ulrich says he loves the mom-and-pop feel of the build-it-yourself Persona Pizza franchise, which he runs with his brothers in his hometown of Santa Rosa.
Erin Schultz
Artisanal Craftspeople Are Making Healthy Cheeses With Compelling Histories
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Artisanal Craftspeople Are Making Healthy Cheeses With Compelling Histories

Consumers are craving the backstory behind the products they buy, and Artisanal Cheese is trying to capitalize on that.
Tracy Byrnes
From Anheurser-Busch Sales Rep to Restaurateur, This Man Has Made a Career of Wings and Beer
Franchise Players

From Anheurser-Busch Sales Rep to Restaurateur, This Man Has Made a Career of Wings and Beer

Long-time franchisee Brent Weaver of North Carolina started out in sales for the beer giant before opening his own East Coast Wings & Grill 12 years ago.
Erin Schultz
NBA All-Star Ray Allen and Wife Are Opening an Organic Fast Food Restaurant
Franchise

NBA All-Star Ray Allen and Wife Are Opening an Organic Fast Food Restaurant

The establishment will be the first of its kind in the country.
Lindsay Friedman
This Franchisee Turned His After-School Job Into a Business
Franchise Players

This Franchisee Turned His After-School Job Into a Business

Amol Kohli has been working in the restaurant industry since he was 15. Now, as an adult, he's a restaurant franchisee. Here's how he climbed the ladder.
Carly Okyle
Pitch Switch: Changing Sales Tactics Made This Reservation App Appealing to Restaurants
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Pitch Switch: Changing Sales Tactics Made This Reservation App Appealing to Restaurants

Greg Hong learned to hone his sales pitch over drinks. Save yourself the money and learn from his story.
Restaurants are businesses that make and sell food. Chain restaurants are a business model where a series of restaurants are owned and operated by a single parent company. Some well-known chain restaurants include Outback Steakhouse, Red Robin and P.F. Chang’s.