How do you set your brand apart in a tough, competitive marketplace? Mexican fast-casual chain Qdoba is finding that the concept “No charge” can help. It’s a discovery from which burger concepts that charge for add-ons also can learn.
Last month, the chain, owned by Jack in the Box, announced a new simplified pricing structure. [...]
Wendy’s said it is refining its marketing strategy in light of Q3 results that show it lost its “high-low” pricing balance.
BBQ Pulled Pork is meeting sales expectations, Wendy’s CEO said.
For the quarter, Wendy’s reported a 2% increase in same-store sales at company-owned units and just a 0.5% increase at franchised stores (which [...]
Burger King today is slashing the price for a 10-piece serving of its Chicken Nuggets to $1.49, dealing a double blow to McDonald’s, where Chicken McNuggets carry Monopoly game pieces and where “core products” such as McNuggets have been a marketing focus.
The limited-time offer cuts the price for Burger King’s Nuggets to nearly one-third [...]
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, [...]