Red Robin Gourmet Burgers’ management stepped up and took responsibility for disappointing Q2 results. CEO Steve Carley said a number of factors contributed to the results but said the biggest contributor was that its “marketing strategy fell short” this summer.
For the quarter ended July 14, 2014, the chain reported a 7.5% increase in revenues [...]
Bottlefork is the newest restaurant from Rockit Ranch Productions, which owns the two Rockit Bars and others in Chicago. Bottlefork isn’t a burger bar, but at brunch, lunch and dinner it offers the $16 Wood Grilled Ground Bacon Burger topped with Vermillion Blue cheese, shoestrings and special sauce.
Bottlefork’s Wood Grilled Ground Bacon Burger
McDonald’s next week will introduce premium-price Bacon Clubhouse beef and chicken burgers in an attempt to regain its pricing equilibrium after a long spell of Dollar Menu & More budget-price promotion.
McDonald’s describes the Bacon Clubhouse as “Thick-cut Applewood smoked bacon, caramelized grilled onions, white Cheddar, crisp leaf lettuce and fresh tomato, [...]
McDonald’s continues to refine its boxed-meal platform, an idea that appears inexorably destined for the U.S. In Austria, the chain has introduced a new better-value McBox Dinner meal, available with food for three or four people.
The four-person meal includes a 20-piece McNuggets serving, two Big Macs, two regular cheeseburgers, four medium fries and four [...]
When your restaurant is housed in a former jail, honesty is an especially good policy. That may help explain why, little more than a month after opening in the 182-year-old Old Salem Jail in Salem, Mass., A&B Burgers announced last week that its burgers weren’t big enough.
A&B Burgers in Old Salem Jail
Consumer prices rose 1.5% from December 2012 to December 2013 but menu prices (food away from home) rose faster, jumping 2.1%, according to full-year data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics
That meant the cost of dining out rose more than four times that for dining at [...]