Baskin-Robbins, Charleys Philly Steaks, Charley’s Grilled Subs, Pizza Ranch, Texas Steakhouse and The Counter also introduce new items
Industry observers at ICR XChange predict this year's restaurant heavyweights.
Customers purchased more entrees at the fast-casual chain in the fourth quarter
Independent restaurants as well as brands like Chobani and Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf are drawing consumers with yogurt.
Paul Macaluso is the fast-casual brand's chief marketing officer
Chief financial officer Jack Hartung said commodity inflation hit “harder and faster than expected.”
Commodity costs comprised 33.5 percent of the company's revenue for the quarter