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Whataburger says no to open carrying of guns in restaurants

SAN ANTONIO - An iconic Texas restaurant chain will not allow the open carrying of guns on its properties, and industry experts say other restaurants will likely take the same...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-12/whataburger-says-no-open-c
Fast-food restaurants embrace mobile technology

...Technomic. "It's a growing and very popular subsegment of what we call limited service."Even full-service restaurant chains such as Chili's, Applebee's and Buffalo Wild Wings have installed tabletop tablets in many locations that allow...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-07-10/fast-food-r
Egg shortage cutting into restaurant profits, menu items

...week," Wave land Cafe owner David "Stoney" Stone said.It's not just independent restaurants being affected. Restaurant chains, which typically have set-price contracts for food supplies, have seen those deals rescinded."Our contracts...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-21/egg-shortage-cutting-resta
Authorities raid Subway spokesman Jared Fogle's home

...charges, and looks forward to its conclusion," Elberger said in the statement.Fogle, 37, became the Subway restaurant chain's pitchman after shedding 245 pounds more than 15 years ago, in part by regularly eating Subway sandwiches. Subway...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-07-07/authorities-raid-subway-spok
No labels necessary

...are part of a corporate plot to monopolize the food system.Their fearmongering has infected corporate America ? restaurant chain Chipotle Mexican Grill recently announced it would remove all GMOs from its menus.How disappointing.The Fortune...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-06-07/no-labels-necessary
Taco Bell, Pizza Hut: Artificial ingredients getting booted

...companies are nevertheless rushing to ensure their recipes don't become marketing disadvantages. In recent months, restaurant chains including Panera, McDonald's and Subway have said they're switching to ingredients people can easily recognize...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-26/taco-bell-pizza-hut-artifi
Uber's popularity surges; business travelers avoiding taxis

...cities, Uber now tops taxi rides for business travelers."While we often see noteworthy market shifts ? leading restaurant chains and hotels exchanging leadership positions, for example ? it is unprecedented to see one vendor grow to take such...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-11/ubers-popularity-surges-bu
FDA approves genetically engineered potatoes, apples

...network for use in small-scale test markets.ConAgra, a major French fry and potato supplier through Lamb Weston to restaurant chains, said it won't use the potatoes."All Lamb Weston frozen potato products are made with non-GMO potatoes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-20/fda-approves-genetically-e
'Breastaurant' business is booming, rapidly growing for Twin Peaks and other male-oriented restaurants

...Twin Peaks slogan is simple and to the point.The restaurant chain, which recently opened a location in Augusta Exchange...firm Technomic.While the country's 500 largest restaurant chains saw growth paces slow from 4.9 percent in 2012...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-02-13/breastauran
Why McDonald's is still a powerhouse, despite troubles

...McDonald's worldwide recognition. The Golden Arches will need to put them to good use to remain the world's largest restaurant chain.Here are six reasons why McDonald's is nowhere close to death's door for now. MASSIVE REACHMcDonald's has...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-21/why-mcdonalds-still-powerh