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McDonald’s Operators: Time for Reinvention?

The surveys of McDonald’s franchisees conducted regularly by Janney Montgomery Scott analyst Mark Kalinowski usually produce gripes about corporate management’s handling of marketing, menu and internal communications. But the latest survey, released this week, also includes a few expressions of doubt about that brand itself that are unusual. Given that McDonald’s U.S. sales were down [...]

Carl’s Jr.’s and Hardee’s Reverse Themselves

Carl’s Jr. and Hardee’s just can’t play it straight when it comes to healthy eating. Unabashedly devoted to oversize burgers (Some exceeding 1,000 calories) for an audience the two proudly define as “young, hungry guys,” they don’t easily talk about healthier eating. For last summer’s introduction of a Cranberry Apple Walnut Grilled Chicken Salad, actress [...]

Fries Get Funkier as Chains Limit LTOs

McDonald’s is testing seasoned fries.

Quick-service chains have slowed the rate of major LTO introductions. Fewer new creative entrees are joining menus as chains seek to avoid adding new ingredients or complicating operations. So where’s the innovation? Fries.

With protein prices high, burger chains and others are looking at new [...]

Krystal Introduces Double-Patty Stackers

When your basic burger is a demure 2.6-oz. square, steamed patty, the only solution for hungry fans is to eat more of them. But no more: Krystal has gone Big.

The 82-year-old Krystal chain this week has introduced Krystal Stackers, its first significant new product since 2010 and its first double-patty burger. Added today at [...]

Wendy’s, Jack Ready Spring Chicken Menus

Wendy’s celebrates spring by continuing its romance with nontraditional burger buns. Later this month it will introduce nationally a Tuscan Chicken on Ciabatta sandwich that it tested last year. Wendy’s favorite cheese, Asiago, is back for the Tuscan sandwich, where it will be coupled with spring mix, tomatoes and garlic aïoli.

Jack in the Box [...]

How Jack in the Box Owned Late Night

The “King of Late Night” isn’t Jimmy Kimmel, David Letterman, Conan O’Brien, Jimmy Fallon Seth Meyers or Arsenio Hall. It’s Jack.

Jack in the Box today announced strong sales for its first fiscal quarter, ended Jan. 19, 2014, and credited the branding of its late-night daypart for half the 1.9% gain in same-store store sales. [...]

Burger King Beefs Up Big King

Big King, the double-decker burger that Burger King revived in November as a Big Mac lookalike, is getting bigger. Now it’s the size of a Quarter Pounder.

The original Big King

Burger King announces on Feb. 11 that it has beefed up the Big King so that its two patties now total a quarter-pound [...]

Red Robin Likes Brown-Sugar-Bacon BBQ Burger

This is the Bubblin’ Brown Sugar Bar-B-Que Burger. The build is brown-sugar bacon, Heinz Honey Barbecue Sauce, sharp Cheddar and grilled red onion. The burger itself or perhaps a topping “Style” based on it for the chain’s Tavern burgers could join the Red Robin Gourmet Burgers menu as an LTO in the future.

The creator [...]