Legal Sea Foods

FSR 50: Top 10 High-Performing Regional Chains

To identify the Top 10 regional chains, FSR started with brands that had at least 10 locations at the end of 2014, were located in a concentrated geographic area or region, and had systemwide sales that approached $100 million—and in three instances, topped the $200 million mark.

Legal Sea Foods: "Don't Call Us a Chain"

A new advertising campaign from Legal Sea Foods doesn't show delicious fish, satiated diners, or any of the countless attributes that have made the Boston-based restaurant famous. Instead, the campaign focuses on something that Legal Sea Foods is saying it is not: a chain restaurant.

Double Cross Vodka Adds Restaurant Partners

Double Cross Vodka, which has won gold medals for both taste and package design at the San Francisco World Spirits Competition and a rating of 95 points in Wine Enthusiast magazine, continues to expand its presence in top national restaurant chains across the U.

McCormick & Schmick’s Flounders

For sale: McCormick & Schmick’s Seafood Restaurants Inc.Is it a surprise? Not really. But the situation isn’t unique to McCormick & Schmick’s—many restaurants have had a hard time keeping their businesses running in the last few years.