Today's North America Restaurant News http://www.restaurantnewsresource.com Today's North America Restaurant News from Restaurant News Resource en-us Restaurant News Resource http://www.nevistas.com/nev_logo.gif http://www.restaurantnewsresource.com support@nevistas.com Delight Restaurant Group Announces Acquisition Of 30 Wendy's Restaurants From The Wendy's Company As Part Of The Company's Previously Announced System Optimization Initiative http://www.restaurantnewsresource.com/article93224Delight_Restaurant_Group_Announces_Acquisition_Of____Wendy_s_Restaurants_From_The_Wendy_s_Company_As_Part_Of_The_Company_s_Previously_Announced_System_Optimization_Initiative.html http://www.restaurantnewsresource.com/article93224Delight_Restaurant_Group_Announces_Acquisition_Of____Wendy_s_Restaurants_From_The_Wendy_s_Company_As_Part_Of_The_Company_s_Previously_Announced_System_Optimization_Initiative.html Delight Restaurant Group announced today the December 2016 acquisition of 30 Wendy's restaurants in the Virginia Beach – Norfolk metropolitan area. As part of the transaction, Delight Restaurant Group plans to build several new restaurants in the area and remodel certain acquired restaurants in Wendy's new Image Activation format. Mon, 20 Feb 2017 11:38:06 EST Tropical Smoothie Cafe Signs Franchise Agreement to Open 20 New Locations in Texas http://www.restaurantnewsresource.com/article93223Tropical_Smoothie_Cafe_Signs_Franchise_Agreement_to_Open____New_Locations_in_Texas.html http://www.restaurantnewsresource.com/article93223Tropical_Smoothie_Cafe_Signs_Franchise_Agreement_to_Open____New_Locations_in_Texas.html Multi-Unit Operator Glen Johnson Expands Portfolio and Accelerates Company's Nationwide Growth Mon, 20 Feb 2017 11:35:50 EST Johnny Rockets Reaches International Growth Milestones http://www.restaurantnewsresource.com/article93210Johnny_Rockets_Reaches_International_Growth_Milestones.html http://www.restaurantnewsresource.com/article93210Johnny_Rockets_Reaches_International_Growth_Milestones.html Johnny Rockets continues to experience international growth, opening new restaurants in Latin America and Asia and signing development deals to open restaurants in the Caribbean, Singapore, Switzerland and the United Kingdom. Thu, 16 Feb 2017 11:29:22 EST Pie Five Pizza Co. Opens First Pennsylvania Location in Chambersburg http://www.restaurantnewsresource.com/article93208Pie_Five_Pizza_Co__Opens_First_Pennsylvania_Location_in_Chambersburg.html http://www.restaurantnewsresource.com/article93208Pie_Five_Pizza_Co__Opens_First_Pennsylvania_Location_in_Chambersburg.html Pie Five franchisee, Peter Ballantine, is a former McDonald's franchisee with more than 20 years of experience in the restaurant industry. The Chambersburg location marks the first installment of the development deal with Ballantine that includes up to 34 locations in Pennsylvania and Ohio. Thu, 16 Feb 2017 11:26:24 EST The Wendy's Company Reports Preliminary 2016 Results http://www.restaurantnewsresource.com/article93206The_Wendy_s_Company_Reports_Preliminary______Results.html http://www.restaurantnewsresource.com/article93206The_Wendy_s_Company_Reports_Preliminary______Results.html 16th consecutive quarter of positive same-restaurant sales; North America system same-restaurant sales increase 0.8% in 4Q and 1.6% in 2016 (+5.6% and +4.9% on a two-year basis, respectively) Thu, 16 Feb 2017 11:23:40 EST