Today's North America Restaurant News Today's North America Restaurant News from Restaurant News Resource en-us Restaurant News Resource Del Taco Restaurants, Inc. Announces Fiscal Third Quarter 2017 Financial Results System-wide and Company-operated comparable restaurant sales growth of 4.1% and 3.7% Fri, 20 Oct 2017 14:06:30 EST Perkins Franchisee CyHawk Hospitality Continues to Grow Perkins franchisee CyHawk Hospitality, this month opened their sixth location in Iowa at 4045 Hammond Avenue, Waterloo, Iowa. Come November, they will enter the South Dakota market when they introduce Perkins Restaurant & Bakery to the Yankton. Thu, 19 Oct 2017 13:36:01 EST Fazoli's To Make Debut In Connecticut With New Milldale Restaurant Located at 1875 Meriden-Waterbury Turnpike, the new restaurant will celebrate its grand opening with the Southington Chamber of Commerce at a ribbon cutting ceremony on October 23 at 4:30 p.m. and will officially open to the public on October 24. The Milldale restaurant marks Fazoli's first location in the state. Thu, 19 Oct 2017 13:13:20 EST Arby’s Signs Development Agreements for 25 New Restaurants in Chicagoland Arby’s Restaurant Group, Inc. (ARG) today announced it signed development agreements to build 25 new restaurants in the Chicago metropolitan area over the next five years. The restaurants are expected to create nearly 700 new jobs. Thu, 19 Oct 2017 10:55:55 EST Local Restauranteur Opens New Dickey's Barbecue Pit Location in Porter, TX The new Dickey's Barbecue Pit in Porter is located at 22510 US Hwy 59 Porter, TX 77365. Wed, 18 Oct 2017 12:26:03 EST Sbe's Opens Cleo in New York City's Mondrian Park Avenue The 5,000-square-foot hotel flagship restaurant signals the brand's ambitious rollout across the country and around the world - with another two Cleo restaurants set to open in Los Angeles and Nassau as soon as next month. Wed, 18 Oct 2017 12:23:08 EST Marx Layne & Company Retained By Cantoro Italian Market & Trattoria As Digital Media Agency Of Record Marx Layne manages the company's digital footprint and communication platforms, including writing, redesigning and programing the company's websites; developing and managing social media platforms and dialogues; media relations and community relations to ensure cohesive messaging. Wed, 18 Oct 2017 12:20:36 EST Bar Louie Opens At Potomac Town Center In Woodbridge, VA Bar Louie Stonebridge is located at 15001 Potomac Town Place, Suite 100, Woodbridge, VA 22191. Wed, 18 Oct 2017 12:19:24 EST Woodhouse Kitchen + Bar to Offer European Comfort Food in Mason, Ohio Scheduled to open its doors in November, Woodhouse Kitchen + Bar will offer European-style food paired with Cincinnati's food culture for an experience of comfortable adventure. Wed, 18 Oct 2017 12:13:13 EST White House Taps Sweeney for Apprenticeship Task Force Sweeney and the other task force members will bring substantial workforce development experience to the table in addressing our nation’s skills gap. Wed, 18 Oct 2017 11:43:10 EST CHART and IFBTA Announce Industry Partnership The Council of Hotel and Restaurant Trainers (CHART) has announced a partnership with The International Food and Beverage Technology Association (IFBTA), a nonprofit trade association that promotes the use of technology within the global food and beverage industries with a specific focus on education, certification, standards, research and networking. Wed, 18 Oct 2017 10:19:00 EST P.F. Chang's Opening in Rochester Hills, Michigan The 5,861-square-foot, 158-seat upscale restaurant that includes a 32-seat outdoor patio will feature P.F. Chang’s unique menu of Asian dishes, including guest favorites such as Chang’s Lettuce Wraps, Cecilia’s Dumplings and Mongolian Beef, plus lighter lunch pairings, street fare, and hand-rolled sushi and dim sum. Guests at the Rochester Hills restaurant also have access to P.F. Chang’s complete wine, beer and specialty cocktail offerings. Wed, 18 Oct 2017 09:51:15 EST Restaurant Trends - Growing And Emerging Concepts - Change and Activity October 17, 2017 Update from on growing and emerging restaurant concepts Wed, 18 Oct 2017 09:43:58 EST Pollo Campero Opens Second Restaurant in Las Vegas Pollo Campero announced the opening of its newest restaurant in Nevada. The restaurant is located at 4521 East Charleston Boulevard in Las Vegas. Tue, 17 Oct 2017 16:16:51 EST Tropical Smoothie Cafe Opens Restaurant In Cypress, Texas Tropical Smoothie Cafe announced yesterday the opening of its newest franchised location in Cypress, Texas. Located at 28610 US-290, the new cafe marks the brand's 26th restaurant in the state and signifies its growth anddevelopment efforts in Texas, with two additional cafes slated to open in Frisco and Carrollton this year. Tue, 17 Oct 2017 16:14:25 EST P.F. Chang's Opening Next Week in Brandon, FL P.F. Chang today announced it will open its newest restaurant next Monday, Oct. 23, in Brandon, Fla., at the Brandon Town Center. Tue, 17 Oct 2017 16:00:39 EST The Cheesecake Factory Opens in Minnetonka, Minnesota The Cheesecake Factory of Minnetonka is located at 12735 Wayzata Blvd., Minnetonka, MN 55305. Tue, 17 Oct 2017 12:08:13 EST Black Bear Diner Announces Senior Management Team Changes Promotes Craig Cunningham to SVP of Operations and adds Steve Standlea as Director of Operations Services Tue, 17 Oct 2017 11:50:15 EST Sonic Fiscal 2017 Earnings Per Share Increase 12% Year End net income per diluted share increased 12% to $1.45 compared with $1.29 in the prior year; adjusted net income per diluted share decreased 3% to $1.25 compared with adjusted net income per diluted share of $1.29 in the prior year Tue, 17 Oct 2017 11:42:27 EST NetBase Report Finds Taco Bell the Top Performing Restaurant Brand on Social Media in 2017 The Brand Edged out Chick-fil-A, Domino's Pizza, Olive Garden and Wendy's for First Place; Quick Service Restaurants Generate the Most Passion with Eight of the Top Ten Spots Mon, 16 Oct 2017 14:20:34 EST