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  • Sun Capital's Boston Market fast food chain will move into ribs in its biggest new food launch in six years. The big picture: Though the move is another example of the aggressive efforts of the QSR industry to match the fare at the market-stealing Panera and Chipotle chains, analysts continue to question the impact on margins of the wings-ribs-premium burgers menu plays. [View news story]
    "Quick Service" comes with certain items, but properly done can't possibly come with every item. Classic example would be a Soufflé. I think it becomes a question of volume and traffic for individual locations. All in all, I would say that larger chains have the best shot at pulling it off both in high and low traffic markets.
    Apr 3 09:24 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
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