Industry: Restaurants

Pizza Joint Goes Big: Expect Ad Review

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1st CMO + new COO = Time to make a call

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Change is in the Air at Fast Causal Chain

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5 restaurant media review

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Bars, strip clubs & breweries discover how to survive the pandemic

Steve’s breakdown: There are probably a lot of new small clients right outside your door. EVERYWHERE, USA: After the state of Florida shut down bars and nightclubs for the second time in June, Warren Colazzo didn’t sit around complaining about government overreach, even as one of his competitors remained open for business in Tampa. Instead, […]

Digital Lead in New England #1

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Big changes will = Ad Review

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If you’re thinking about a restaurant account: Hear these stories

Steve’s breakdown: Restaurant operators share stories from the front lines of the coronavirus pandemic. These are first-hand experiences detail what it really looks like to lead a business in times of crisis Plus, these interviews also give clues to what these companies need out of advertising EVERYWHERE, USA: The last few weeks have been an […]

Roadmap to a restaurant account

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Entertainment & Dining Client Looking to Pump-up Guest Engagement

Steve’s breakdown: Dave & Buster’s Entertainment, Inc.  hires Brandon Coleman III as CMO and as far as we can see, his challenge is to implement a research-driven marketing strategies across a variety of concepts with guest engagement, loyalty and brand recognition as central tenets of his strategy. Which is a big “DUH” for a place […]

Giant client has lots of small accounts: Fast Casual gets new CMO

Steve’s breakdown: A lot of folks think we only report on BIG accounts which couldn’t be further from the truth. In fact, most big agencies are not members of Ratti Report because most of our reporting is more suited for the small to mid-size shop. So why Starbucks? Because they do more than Network TV. […]

Two Words: Yum Brands

Steve’s breakdown: Just read the bolded type below. You’ll know what to do if you haven’t already. LOUISVILLE, KY: Yum Brands’ new CEO David Gibbs wasted no time in making a number of management changes at its key restaurant divisions Pizza Hut and Taco Bell. Among the changes, KFC president Kevin Hochman will add interim […]

We got a 27 year vet taking over advertising at QSR

Steve’s breakdown: We suspect the new guy, who’s not new to restaurants at all, will make a few waves once settled in so make that call sooner than later. LAKE FOTEST, CA: Del Taco Restaurants, Inc., the second largest Mexican-American quick service restaurant chain by units in the United States, today announced that Tim Hackbardt […]

Was this whole ad review & campaign really worth it?

Steve’s breakdown: I’m not buying these new McDonald’s spots. What do you think? Let’s see what happens but keep the phone close to call CMO Morgan Flatley. (or her replacement) CHICAGO, IL: McDonald’s aired six commercials during the Grammys emphasizing ingredients in one of its menu mainstays, the Quarter Pounder with Cheese. The “It’s perfect […]

Digital Lead in Clean Food

Steve’s breakdown: Seeking to grow its ecommerce business and accelerate digital marketing capabilities across its platforms, Panera Bread hired a seasoned leader from Under Armour who had managed ecommerce and retail stores and had responsibility for the end-to-end customer experience. Do you know an end-to-end experience model for restaurants? You do? Well then jump on […]

Adding 670 locations is going to require fresh adverting

Steve’s breakdown: Tropical Smoothie Café looks to add 670 locations in next five years but can they do it without fresh awesome advertising? I think not so maybe you should talk to the CEO about it. Charles Watson ATLANTA, GA: Tropical Smoothie Café had record growth in 2019 and it’s nowhere near being finished. The […]

Look out Burger King: AKA here’s the growth QSR to pitch!

Steve’s breakdown: Just as the feature ad says: Two Worlds, Flame Grilled. Sound familiar? Yeah, Yum! Brands just acquire The Habit Restaurants, Inc. and we believe this is going to change the landscape in BurgerLand. Be the first to call with a pitch!!! LOUISVILLE, KY & IRVINE, CA: Yum! Brands, Inc. and The Habit Restaurants, Inc. today […]

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