Monthly Archives: October 2021

Ono Hawaiian BBQ Offers $5 Meal Deal for Customers in Costume on Halloween

Ono Hawaiian BBQ Offers $5 Meal Deal for Customers in Costume on Halloween

$5 Hawaiian BBQ Chicken Aloha Plate Serves as a Treat to Those Going All-Out on Halloween Los Angeles, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Ono Hawaiian BBQ – the leader in fast-casual Hawaiian plates and specialties announced today that they will be offering a $5 Hawaiian BBQ Chicken Aloha Plate to those dressed in costume on Halloween. It is […]

Rush Bowls to Unveil New Boise Food Hall Location in 2022

Rush Bowls to Unveil New Boise Food Hall Location in 2022

Pioneer in blended fruit and veggie bowls continues expansion in Boise Boise, ID  (RestaurantNews.com)  Rush Bowls – a fast-casual concept known for its fresh and healthy meals-in-a-bowl – continues its Idaho expansion by announcing its second location at a new food hall in Boise. Rush Bowls made its debut in Idaho in 2019 with their […]

WaBa Grill 2021 Sales Continue to Wow Franchisees

WaBa Grill 2021 Sales Continue to Wow Franchisees

Leading Healthy Rice Bowl Chain Closes Q3 with SSS Up Nearly 18% City of Industry, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  WaBa Grill, one of the nation’s leading healthy rice bowl chains, has announced that Q3 2021 same store sales (SSS) jumped 17.9% over the same period last year, as the brand continues to make impressive gains across the […]

Ono Hawaiian BBQ Is Coming to Tempe, Arizona!

Ono Hawaiian BBQ Is Coming to Tempe, Arizona!

(RestaurantNews.com) WHAT: On Thursday, October 28th, the popular Hawaiian restaurant chain, Ono Hawaiian BBQ will be opening up its 10th location in Arizona. Spreading the “aloha” spirit in Maricopa County, this opening is highly anticipated by many locals in the area. Restaurant will be available for in-store dining along with Drive-Thru option. Additionally, Ono will […]

Chexology Launches ChexPass, the Digital Claim Ticket for Apple Wallet and Google Pay

Chexology Launches ChexPass, the Digital Claim Ticket for Apple Wallet and Google Pay

The First “Tap and Go” Technology that Eliminates the Paper Claim Ticket in Checkrooms New York, NY  (RestaurantNews.com)  Chexology, builders of Shark Tank featured CoatChex app, has partnered with Live Nation Entertainment, Big Night Entertainment Group, The Bowery Presents, I.M.P. Concerts and House of Blues to launch ChexPass, the first-ever NFC enabled claim ticket for […]

Report: McDonald’s Raises Prices, Closes Stores as Worker Shortage Continues

Report: McDonald’s Raises Prices, Closes Stores as Worker Shortage Continues

McDonald’s says they are forced to raise menu prices as worker wages climb, as well as close down some restaurants due to labor shortages and slower service in some locations, according to reports. The burger giant is raising menu prices in order to sustain the rapidly growing costs of supplies and wages, according to the Wall Street […]

Restaurants given privacy warning over Covid forms

Restaurants given privacy warning over Covid forms

The Office of the Privacy Commissioner says it’s found some restaurants have been failing to protect the privacy of customers who fill out their personal details to comply with the government’s Covid rules. In a statement, the commissioner’s office said it conducted a probe after receiving complaints, and found 11 restaurants which had used a […]

Atlanta Pioneering Restauranteur Remembered for his Passion of Serving Others

Atlanta Pioneering Restauranteur Remembered for his Passion of Serving Others

Tony and Maria Fundora (RestaurantNews.com) Mario Antonio “Tony” Fundora, the gregarious chef-owner of well-regarded Italian restaurant Casa Nuova in Alpharetta, died suddenly of natural causes Friday, October 22, at the age of 78. Tony was born March 5, 1943, in Havana, Cuba. He immigrated to the United States August 25, 1962 and became a bicentennial […]

Revolution Awarded Two Additional Technology Patents, Including 1st Internationally; Broadens IP Portfolio to Nine Patents

Revolution Awarded Two Additional Technology Patents, Including 1st Internationally; Broadens IP Portfolio to Nine Patents

Revolution’s first international patent covers POS integration, dynamic menu creation and upselling capabilities. Southlake, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  Restaurant Revolution Technologies (Revolution) announced today its ownership of two newly issued technology patents including its first international patent granted in Canada. U.S. Patent #11,049,084 (the ‘084 patent) covers the ability to import menu information from a POS (Point […]

Twin Peaks Prepares for Substantial Growth After Monumental Quarter

Twin Peaks Prepares for Substantial Growth After Monumental Quarter

The ultimate sports lodge was acquired by FAT Brands Inc., ranked top five in Knapp-Track’s casual dining segment, opened three new locations and more in third quarter Los Angeles, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Twin Peaks is hitting the accelerator and racing to 2021’s finish line following an exhilarating third quarter ride. The ultimate sports lodge’s continued success […]