Tag Archives: Arby’s

Arby’s Is Reportedly Building a $2 Billion War Chest to Buy Even More Restaurant Chains

Source: Grub Street NY

Call Buffalo Wild Wings Arby’s $2.9 million appetizer. Last week, word dropped that it was acquiring the 1,200-location wings chain, but now Axios warns that this was merely step one of “much greater acquisition plans.” Parent company Roark Capital is reportedly amassing $2 billion that it can fling …

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Arby’s Announces Plan to Acquire More Meats

Source: Grub Street NY

The protein-lovers who run Arby’s will buy sports-bar chain Buffalo Wild Wings for a cool $2.9 billion, the two companies announced today. These are of course the two chains that sport the unsubtle slogans “We Have the Meats” and “Wings, Beer, Sports,” so the pairing is really something of …

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People Are Upset About Arby’s Venison Burgers Because Apparently There Aren’t Enough Real Problems in the World Right Now

Source: Grub Street NY

Ten glorious or very weird days ago, depending on how you feel about game meat, Arby’s locations nationwide started selling a limited number of deer sandwiches (plus, if you were near three stores in Montana, Wyoming, and Colorado, an even tinier number made from elk). This is the

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Arby’s Will Rerelease Deer Sandwiches and Test Out an Elk One, Too

Source: Grub Street NY

Very soon, all 3,300 Arby’s locations in America will sell deer meat. The chain’s sleeper-hit Venison Sandwich is getting a one-day nationwide release on October 21, which strategically coincides with the start of deer-hunting season in several states. The sandwiches debuted last October at …

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Today in Chains: Arby’s Adds Porchetta, Starbucks Adds Piña Coladas

Source: Grub Street NY

It’s a big day for fast-food innovation, with new menu additions from Starbucks and Arby’s. First up: Starbucks, which just added a piña-colada-flavored drink to its tropical-tea lineup. The Piña Colada Tea Infusion, as it’s officially called, comes hot (cold?) on the heels of the new Mango Pineapple Frappuccino …

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A Police Officer Found a Bolt in His Arby’s Sandwich

Source: Grub Street NY

A police sergeant in Birmingham, Alabama, claims his Arby’s Classic Roast Beef sandwich came with an inch-long bolt. Arby’s is arguing that the decent-sized piece of hardware fell off a machine in the store’s kitchen, but Sergeant Patrick Cosby isn’t necessarily buying it. “I don’t know how …

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Arby’s Will Bring Its Deer-Meat Sandwiches to New York on Saturday

Source: Grub Street NY

This week, meat chain Arby’s, a.k.a. Jon Stewart’s number one frenemy, opened just its second location in New York at 32 East 23rd Street. And while people seem to generally be grossed out by Arby’s, they haven’t — for some reason — been able to resist the allure …

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Arby’s Warns It Has Suffered a Massive Security Breach

Source: Grub Street NY

Arby’s has confirmed that a massive data breach has occurred at “hundreds” of its restaurants, potentially putting more than 355,000 of its customers’ credit and debit cards into the hands of hackers. The hackers reportedly placed malware on the payment systems of corporate stores, and the …

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Arby’s Is Selling Out of Its Venison Sandwiches

Source: Grub Street NY

Turns out, people who want to eat fast-food deer meat really want to it eat — to the point where they’ll line up at Arby’s for a venison burger at 9 a.m. The chain’s new stunt sandwich has proven wildly popular, Nation’s Restaurant News reports, with …

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Arby’s Made a ‘100 Percent Deer Meat’ Sandwich

Source: Grub Street NY

Perhaps realizing its generic claim “We Have the Meats” lacks a few thousand mammalian species, Arby’s has announced plans to add venison to the menu. The chain’s never been shy about the quantity of meat it heaps between pieces of bread (quality is another …

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Listage: Cocktails on Tap, Trendy; Arby’s 13-Hour Commercial

Source: Eater Philly

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· California’s Drought Is Driving Up Food Prices [Vox]
· The Genes of Craft Beer [NYT]
· Cocktails on Tap: Trendy [USAT]
· Fight Heats Up Over First Lady’s School-Nutrition Program [WSJ]
· Square Offering Cash Advances to Businesses [TechCrunch]
· Visiting Tokyo’s Robot Restaurant [Boing Boing]
· Macaulay Culkin’s Pizza-Themed Band Booed Off Stage [-EN-]
· Arby’s Airs a 13-Hour Commercial of Brisket Cooking [-EN-]
· Get a Taste of University City Dining Days [Philly.com]

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