They’re not as good as a burger but nice infographics can be very satisfying. Consider, for example, this timely “state of the union” creation from the Johnny Rockets chain. To kick off its new blog, called The Original Hamburger, the chain compiled a variety of data on consumer dining behavior for this work of [...]
Last year was a turning point for the burger boom. The pivot is evidenced by the relative absence of burger-menu spots on “best new restaurants of 2011” lists. But contrary to what some industry observers/doubters choose to believe, I don’t think this represents a decline in burger popularity. The list below shows that quality new [...]
GrubGrade says this is Wendy's latest.
Ah, chains can menu chicken if they must but they can’t stop trying to perfect better burgers, can they? Wendy’s can’t. GrubGrade reports that in Wichita, Kan., the chain is testing yet another premium burger line that it’s calling Black Label Hamburgers, a name reminiscent of top-shelf spirits.
The Greene Turtle Sports Bar & Grille chain still believes in burgers. On Jan. 2, the 30-unit mid-Atlantic chain introduced a limited-time menu of four half-pound stuffed burgers: the Spicy Jack (stuffed with jalapeňos, pepper-Jack and Cheddar cheeses); the Pep & Cheese (stuffed with pepperoni, fresh basil and Provolone cheese); the Bacon & Cheddar (stuffed [...]