posts tagged as Chain Restaurant


By Restaurant Practice Leaders | September 16, 2019

The Counter: Restaurant Industry Scorecard for Q2 2019

The restaurant industry fared well through the second quarter of 2019, with same-store sales growing a healthy 1.8% overall despite growing labor costs and shifting consumer dining habits. But to keep the momentum going, restaurants are... read more


By Kari Maue | October 04, 2018

How ASC 606 Impacts Franchisors’ Advertising Funds

ASC Topic 606 requires franchisors adjust their presentation of advertising fund dollars received and expended. read more


By Restaurant Practice Leaders | September 18, 2018

The Counter: Restaurant Industry Scorecard for Q2 2018

How does your businesses’ same-store sales compare to the restaurant industry’s overall growth through Q2? As our new Selections post reveals, strong consumer spending helped boost many brands’ sales, although this growth wasn’t... read more


By Aaron Schenker | May 23, 2018

Key Franchisor Requirements: The FDD and Audited Financial Statements

The FTC’s financial disclosure regulations play a crucial role in restaurants’ franchising operations. What financial statements does this compliance entail? Read our new Selections post to learn what financial information restaurants... read more


By Giselle El Biri | July 16, 2015

McDonald’s Re-brands to Join the Burger Revolution

Baby Boomers may be the top spenders today, but Millennials are expected to spend more than $200 billion annually in 2017 and $10 trillion in their lifetimes read more


By Restaurant Practice Leaders | June 24, 2015

The Impending EMV Deadline

Beginning October 1, 2015, when any credit card fraud takes place, the liability for fraud will fall on the least EMV-compliant party (be it the merchant or card issuer). read more


By Kari Maue | June 17, 2015

A Slice of the Fast Casual Pizza Revolution

It is no surprise that there is a desire for individuals to open their pockets and invest in or franchise these concepts. read more