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Buffalo Wild Wings was sucked into a downward spiral as millennials ditched the chain — but the new CEO has a plan for a comeback

Buffalo Wild Wings needs a savior — and it may have found one in the CEO who led an effort to transform Arby's business.<p>Buffalo Wild Wings has struggled over the past two years with slumping sales and a monthslong battle between executives and an activist investor.<p>On February 5, the parent company …

Fast Casual

A Road Trip to the 19 Best Pizza Places in America

While it isn’t American by origin, we’ve done everything we can to perfect and retool the classic Italian dish to the point where it is hard to call …

Marketers are freaking out about Facebook

By now you’ve probably heard the recent announcement from Mark Zuckerberg about engagement on Facebook. It’s a bit long, but here are some highlights …

3 Social Media Marketing Trends to Look Forward to in 2018!

By Jessica BardenSocial media marketing is a cost-efficient and effective way to spread the word about anything in these modern times. In fact, a …

Marketing

Ballston’s Quarter Market Food Hall Will Host 18 New Restaurants

A new 25,000-square-foot food hall tentatively scheduled to debut September 2018 on the site where Ballston Mall once stood will be home to over a dozen restaurants, including the first brick-and-mortar versions of mobile kitchens from around the area, and a second outpost for critically acclaimed …

14 Philly Restaurants and Bars With Great Fireplaces

As an East Coast city, Philly is used to cold and snowy winters. But that’s no reason to stay inside. Dozens of local restaurants and bars have fireplaces roaring through the wintry weather. Here are 14 of the best, from cozy neighborhood haunts to elegant fireside bars and chic lounges.<p>Devil’s Den …

Six Surefire Ways To Increase Engagement On Your Social Media Posts

Social media is getting a bit cluttered. The party started in 2004 and everyone from your second-grade teacher to your grandmother has arrived. With so many people at this digital disco, it’s starting to get louder and busier. So how do you stick out from the crowd?<p>After years of developing and …

Star Wars Day

Mario Batali steps aside after accusations of habitual sexual harassment

TV star and renowned chef Mario Batali is stepping down from his company and TV show for an indefinite period after being accused of habitually sexually harassing and inappropriately touching women as he ruled his food empire.<p>Multiple anonymous women alleged in a story by online food-trade …

Sexual Harassment

America's malls are rotting away

The worst is yet to come for American shopping malls.<p>As Macy's, JCPenney, Sears and other major department stores close their doors, the malls that housed those stores are facing a serious crisis.<p>That's because when so-called anchor tenants leave a mall, it opens the door for other stores to break …

Time Warner

McDonald's Just Revealed That Its Most Controversial Burger Will Become a Permanent Menu Item | Inc.com

<i>Absurdly Driven</i> <i>looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>They said it would never happen.<p>They said it was just a fad, a passing fancy, a frippery of appeasement.<p>It was good for a little news, but surely not for a lot of McDonald's.<p>This, you see, was the …

McDonald's

McDonald's Is Making This Big Change To Its Dollar Menu

Everyone loves McDonald's for its delicious food and affordable prices, and now the chain has some exciting news for its loyal customers. Mickey D's …

The Coziest Restaurant in Every State

1 of 50<p>Alabama: SpringHouse Restaurant<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 50<p>Alaska – Moose-AKAs<p>3 of 50<p>Arizona – Mix Up Bar<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 50<p>Arkansas – Ozark …

Dining Rooms

We waited 90 minutes to eat at The Cheesecake Factory

The Cheesecake Factory, the American chain known best for its huge portions, vast menu of more than 250 items and of course its eponymous cheesecake …

Chipotle is going through a painful existential crisis — here's why you should eat at its biggest Tex-Mex rival instead

Chipotle isn't the shining star it used to be.<p>Its founder and CEO, Steve Ells, was officially replaced by former Taco Bell CEO Brian Niccol in March. Niccol has his work cut out for him as he aims to recover Chipotle's bruised reputation in the wake of its 2015 E.coli outbreak, and many predict big …

Cooking

Katz' deli Vegetarian sandwich containing 12 slices of cheese slammed as an 'abomination'

Katz’s deli in New York is known for two things: a famous scene in the cult Eighties film <i>When Harry Met Sally</i> and obnoxiously large salt beef …

How To Balance Between Marketing Strategy And Marketing Tactics

Every startup founder is faced with the same seemingly unanswerable question: how much time should you spend on marketing strategy versus tactics?<p>In this post, I’m going to share one approach that will help you quit worrying about whether you’re spending too much time one or the other. Spoiler: …

Marketing

Want to get more followers on Instagram? Don’t make these 21 Mistakes

It has been 16 months since I started my Entrepreneur’s quote Instagram account.<p>At that time, I had no idea that 16 months later, the account will …

12 restaurants worth traveling across the world to experience

Good luck getting one of the eight seats at Sushi Saito. Source: YelpThe DIY situation for the outstanding specialty at Cha ca la Vong. Source: …

Dining Rooms

McDonald's Just Made A Big Change To Its Menu

McDonald's is always making changes to its menu. Whether it's adding an inventive new sandwich or taking away a longtime favorite menu item, the …

These 11 Places Serve the Best Breakfast Sandwiches in DC

They say it's the most important meal of the day for a reason.<p>November 17, 2017<p>There's no better way to cure a hangover after a long night out than …

Breakfast

Pumpkin Pecan Cobbler (9-Minute Dessert)

This pumpkin pecan cobbler dessert is so silky, unique and very delicious! You will need 9 minutes to prepare it, plus around 40 minutes to cook – …

Dessert

FDA Clarifies Rules On Posting Calorie Counts In Push To Encourage Lighter Fare

Come next May 7, you’ll no longer be able to live in denial when you dine out.<p>That’s when restaurants and other places selling restaurant-type foods that are part of a chain of 20 or more locations will have to post calorie and nutrition information in plain view of customers. How much of an impact …

FDA

Generational Marketing Segmentation Is Broken: Have We Forgotten Baby Boomers in Our Race to Lure Millennials?

Everywhere we turn today, marketers are clamoring for millennials. Every piece of advice, every “how-to” article, every case study, every conference …

Marketing

5 Easy On-Site Changes That Will Skyrocket Your Social Media Traffic Overnight

Is social media currently an integral part of your marketing strategy?With the massive growth of social media in recent time, you can’t afford to …

Marketing

Knowing the best time to post on Instagram could lead to more likes and follows

When is the best time to post on Instagram? As much as we would like to give you a quick answer, the real answer is, “it depends.”<p>Every Instagram …

11 delicious pizzas you should add to your fall pie rotation

We're officially entering the season of turkeys, stuffings, rolls, and — most importantly — pies. Maybe you're already dreaming of Thanksgiving …

The Best Farm-to-Table Restaurant in Every State

The farm-to-table movement may be decades old, but recent heightened attention towards issues like climate change and health has given rise to a new …

The Importance Of Integrating Social Media And Website Content

It’s a great time to be a small business owner in terms of the ability to market your product or service. Whereas in the past it was nearly …

Marketing

Trump now aiming to reverse an Obama-era rule on restaurant tips

When it comes to restaurant tipping, the Trump administration apparently thinks socialism is best.<p>The Labor Department has notified the Office of Management and Budget that it intends to rescind an Obama-era rule preventing restaurant owners from pooling servers' tips with kitchen staff.<p>The rule …

Hospitality

Best Ice Cream Spots in the U.S.

Whether it's a Good Humor bar or $10 sundae, Americans love ice cream—and fantastic parlors are creating brilliant flavors with ultracreamy textures …