Bob Evans

Can Brunch Save Casual Dining?

Sales at 64 percent of casual dining chains in 2016 dipped, according to industry tracker TDn2k, heightened by a slew of competitors. That list includes fresh meals delivered to consumers’ homes, inexpensive prepared meals from supermarkets like Trader Joe’s, and fast casuals like Panera Bread.

Bob Evans Launches All Day, Every Day Brunch

Is there ever a bad time for brunch? The answer, of course, is no. Brunch is a meal to be enjoyed and savored by everyone; anytime, anywhere. Bob Evans Restaurants, the breakfast expert and Market Force’s Best Breakfast Chain for the second year in a row, announced the launch of a new all day, every day brunch menu at all 523 locations.

Bob Evans Introduces Seasonal Menu for National Hot Breakfast Month

February can be a chilly month, which makes it the perfect time to warm up with one of Bob Evans Restaurants' new seasonal menu items during National Hot Breakfast Month. Named America’s favorite breakfast chain, according to a national survey conducted by Market Force, Bob Evans Restaurants will offer the new items at all locations across the country for a limited time.

Bob Evans Splits with Restaurant Division

Bob Evans restaurants was sold in a deal valued at $565 million, which will split the restaurant division from the brand’s fast growing packaged foods business.Golden Gate Capital, which owns California Pizza Kitchen and Red Lobster, purchased the 523-unit brand and will put it on a path to accelerated growth, says Bob Evans president John Fisher.

Bob Evans Doesn't Close or Open a Restaurant in 2Q

Bob Evans Farms, Inc. announced its financial results for the fiscal 2017 second quarter ended October 28.Second-quarter fiscal 2017 commentaryPresident and chief executive officer Saed Mohseni says, “BEF Foods delivered another excellent quarter with 13.

Bob Evans Looks to Settle the Sausage Debate

On Friday, Bob Evans Restaurants launched the 2016 Sausage Selection Election in a bid to answer the age-old question, “sausage patties or links?” Americans spend more than $500 million on breakfast sausage each year so Bob Evans wants to know which “side” they really prefer.

Bob Evans Introduces Candied Bacon in New Menu

Just in time for the cool weather of fall, Bob Evans Restaurants is launching candied bacon across all locations for a limited time. The sweet, smoky, and shareable candied bacon makes a great starter for any meal.

Bob Evans Credits Sales Decline to Restaurant Closings

Bob Evans Farms, Inc. announced its financial results for the fiscal 2017 first quarter that ended July 29.President and Chief Executive Officer Saed Mohseni says, “BEF Foods began fiscal 2017 with continued strong volume growth during the first quarter.

Bob Evans Farms Commits to Serve Only Cage-Free Eggs

Bob Evans Farms, Inc. announced that its restaurants will serve only 100 percent cage-free eggs by 2025. The company says that it will work with its network of suppliers to ensure an orderly and efficient implementation of this policy over this time frame.

Bob Evans Farms Names Doug Benham Executive Chair

Bob Evans Farms, Inc. announced that the board of directors has named Douglas N. Benham, former president and chief executive officer of Arby’s Restaurant Group, Inc., and a director of Bob Evans since August 2014, to the new position of executive chair.

Bob Evans CEO Steps Down

Bob Evans Farms, Inc. today announced Steve Davis, by mutual agreement with the Bob Evans Board of Directors, has stepped down as chief executive officer and a director of the company. While the official change will take place immediately, Davis will remain with the company through the end of the year to assist with the transition process.

Sales Down in Bob Evans Farms' Latest Quarter

Bob Evans Farms, Inc. announced its financial results for the fiscal 2015 first quarter ended Friday, July 25, 2014. On a GAAP basis, the company reported a net loss of $1 million, compared with net income of $8.