Finance

Applebee's, IHOP to Release '11 Financial Results

DineEquity, parent company of Applebee's Neighborhood Grill & Bar and IHOP Restaurants, will release fourth quarter 2011 financial results and issue 2012 financial performance guidance on Thurs ...

Average Ticket Size Increased in Q4 of 2011

According to a new report, there is a continuing lift in year-over-year (YoY) card sales in the restaurant sector, as Main Street eateries reported an impressive 1.8 percent increase over recorded ...

Focus on Franchising

This month, with the premiere of our special report that highlights “The Best Franchise Deals” for the full-service restaurant market, Restaurant Management is offering readers the opportunity to p ...

Wild Wing Cafe Sold to Private Equity

Axum Capital Partners, a Charlotte, North Carolina-based private-equity firm, today acquired a controlling interest in Wild Wing Café, a 32-unit restaurant company based in Mount Pleasant, South Ca ...

5 & Diner Employs New Financing Solutions

As part of its aggressive franchise growth plan to bring back the roadside diner experience across the country, 5 & Diner has announced strategic relationships with BoeFly, the premier online m ...

Mobile Coupon Usage on the Rise

A new report from Juniper Research has found that the global redemption rate of mobile coupons will average more than 8 percent b