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Raising Cane’s

January 5, 2018 12:32 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Raising Cane’s Chicken Fingers is a fast-food restaurant chain specializing in chicken fingers, that was founded in Baton Rouge, Louisiana by Todd Graves and Craig Silvey on August 26, 1996. While company headquarters remain in Louisiana, a second restaurant support office was opened in Plano, Texas in 2009.

Del Taco

December 22, 2017 8:08 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Del Taco is an American fast food restaurant chain which specializes in American-style Mexican cuisine as well as American foods such as burgers, fries, and shakes. Del Taco is led by CEO John D. Cappasola, Jr., and is headquartered in Lake Forest, California. In 1988, Del Taco greatly increased in size and geographic reach by... View More

DQ Grill & Chill

December 22, 2017 8:08 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Dairy Queen, often abbreviated DQ, is a chain of soft serve ice cream and fast-food restaurants owned by International Dairy Queen, Inc., a subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway. International Dairy Queen, Inc., also owns Orange Julius and Karmelkorn. The first DQ restaurant was located in Joliet, Illinois. It was operated by Sherb Noble and opened for... View More

Checkers

December 22, 2017 8:08 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Checkers & Rally’s restaurants were born out of the idea that a bland and flavorless burger was downright bad and that Americans everywhere deserved a better tasting burger — one that was unexpectedly bold, made-to-order and priced at a value that was hard to beat. Founded by experienced foodies with a renegade spirit, both the... View More

Carl’s Jr

December 22, 2017 8:08 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Carl’s Jr. Restaurants LLC is a fast food restaurant chain operated by CKE Restaurant Holdings, Inc., with locations primarily in the Western and Southwestern United States. Carl Karcher (1917–2008) and his wife Margaret (1915–2006) founded the predecessor of Carl’s Jr. in 1941, starting as a hot-dog cart in Los Angeles. In 1945, the Karchers moved... View More

Baskin Robbins

December 22, 2017 8:08 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Baskin-Robbins is the world’s largest chain of ice cream specialty shops, providing guests with a wide array of ice cream flavors and delicious treats at more than 7,800 retail shops in more than 50 countries around the world. The brand was founded by two ice cream enthusiasts whose passion for ice cream led to the... View More

Steak n Shake

November 16, 2017 1:07 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Steak ‘n Shake is an American casual restaurant chain located primarily in the Midwestern and Southern United States with locations also in the Mid-Atlantic and Western United States, Europe, and the Middle East. Steak ‘n Shake Operations, Inc. is headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana. There are 544 locations, of which 417 are company-operated and 127 are... View More

Subway

November 16, 2017 1:07 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Subway is a privately held American fast food restaurant franchise that primarily sells submarine sandwiches (subs) and salads. Subway is one of the fastest-growing franchises in the world and, as of June 2017, has approximately 45,000 stores located in more than 100 countries. More than half of the stores are located in the United States.... View More

Zaxby’s

November 16, 2017 1:07 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Zaxby’s is a franchised/corporate chain of fast food restaurants offering chicken wings, chicken fingers, sandwiches, and salads. The company operates primarily in the Southern United States with more than 801 locations.

Long John Silver’s

November 16, 2017 1:07 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Long John Silver’s LLC is an American fast-food restaurant chain that specializes in seafood. The brand’s name is derived from the novel Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson, in which the pirate “Long John” Silver is one of the main characters. Formerly a division of Yum! Brands, Inc., the company was divested to a group... View More

In& Out

November 16, 2017 1:07 am Published by Leave your thoughts

In-N-Out Burger is an American regional chain of fast food restaurants with locations primarily in the American Southwest and Pacific coast. It was founded in Baldwin Park, California in 1948 by Harry Snyder and Esther Snyder. The chain is currently headquartered in Irvine, California and has slowly expanded outside Southern California into the rest of... View More

Cracker Barrel

November 16, 2017 1:07 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, Inc. develops and operates the Cracker Barrel Old Country Store concept in the United States. The company’s Cracker Barrel stores consist of a restaurant with a gift shop. Its restaurants serve breakfast, lunch, and dinner. The company’s gift shops offer various decorative and functional items, such as rocking chairs, holiday... View More

Coffee Bean

November 16, 2017 1:07 am Published by Leave your thoughts

The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf (sometimes shortened to simply “Coffee Bean” or “The Coffee Bean”) is an American coffee chain founded in 1963. It is owned and operated by International Coffee & Tea, LLC, which has its corporate headquarters in Los Angeles, California. As of 2016, the chain has over 1,000 self-owned and franchised... View More

Church’s Chicken

November 16, 2017 1:07 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Church’s Chicken is an American chain of fast food restaurants specializing in fried chicken, also trading outside North America and Asia as Texas Chicken. The chain was founded as Church’s Fried Chicken To Go by George W. Church, Sr., on April 17, 1952, in San Antonio, Texas, across the street from The Alamo. The company,... View More

Captain D’s Seafood

November 16, 2017 1:07 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Captain D’s is a U.S.-based chain of fast casual restaurants specializing in seafood. Captain D’s serves a wide variety of seafood that includes freshly prepared entrees and the company’s signature hand batter dipped fish, which is freshly prepared. The restaurants also offer premium-quality grilled items such as shrimp and salmon, as well as hush puppies,... View More

A&W

November 16, 2017 1:07 am Published by Leave your thoughts

A&W Restaurants, Inc. is a chain of fast-food restaurants distinguished by its draft root beer and root beer floats. Its origins date back to 1919 when Roy W. Allen opened a walk-up root beer stand in Lodi, California. Evolving into franchise in 1926, today the company has franchise locations throughout much of the world, serving... View More

Arby’s

August 12, 2017 8:01 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Arby’s Restaurant Group, Inc., or simply Arby’s, is the second-largest quick-service fast-food sandwich restaurant chain in the U.S. in terms of units with more than 3,300 restaurants system wide and third in terms of revenue. In October 2017, Food & Wine called Arby’s “America’s second largest sandwich chain (after Subway)”. Roark Capital Group acquired the... View More

Hardee’s

August 12, 2017 8:01 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Haggen Food & Pharmacy is a grocery retailer in Washington state. Haggen is headquartered in Bellingham, Washington, and got its start there in 1933 when Ben Haggen, Dorothy Haggen, and Doug Clark opened the first store on Bay Street in Bellingham. For many years, Haggen was the largest independent grocery retailer in the Pacific Northwest,... View More

Krispy Kreme

August 12, 2017 8:01 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc. is an American doughnut company and coffeehouse chain based in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. Krispy Kreme founder Vernon Rudolph bought a yeast-raised recipe from a New Orleans chef and, in 1937, rented a building in what is now historic Old Salem in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, and began selling to local grocery stores.Steady... View More

Wendy’s

August 12, 2017 8:01 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Wendy’s is an American international fast food restaurant chain founded by Dave Thomas on November 15, 1969, in Columbus, Ohio. The company moved its headquarters to Dublin, Ohio, on January 29, 2006. As of 2016, Wendy’s was the world’s third largest hamburger fast food chain with 6,500+ locations, following Burger King and McDonald’s. On April... View More