McDonald’s next week continues its efforts to highlight local products in Europe with the introduction in Italy of a new burger made from local Piedmontese and Chianina beef. According to Italian news agency Ansa, the burger is the result of a partnership with Italian meat supplier Gruppo Cremonini and the Coldiretti association of Italian farmers [...]
Not Your Mama’s Turkey Burger from The Counter
Not every burger restaurant does a riff on Thanksgiving and turkey for its November Burger of the Month. But many of the best ones do. Start it off with The Counter chain and its Not Your Granny’s Turkey Burger. That’s a 1/3-lb. seasoned turkey patty layered [...]
Chef-turned-restaurateur Mike Mariola opened The Rail in 2011 in Fairlawn, Ohio, outside Akron. With an emphasis on local sourcing, it quickly established itself as a destination for Ohio burger and beer lovers. On Dec. 1, 2013, a second location opens in the Great Northern Mall in Cleveland suburb North Olmsted. Construction has begun on a [...]
While some other QSRs are backing away from premium-price limited-time items, which can be a tough sell, Sonic Drive-In is considering hiking prices for premium LTOs. The chain is readying a new menu and a shift of ad dollars toward digital media.
Sonic Drive-In this week reported an impressive 5.9% increase in same-store sales for [...]