Gregg Cebrzynski

Gregg
Cebrzynski
Articles
Pizza competition turns to technology, menu items 
The nation’s leading pizza chains have always competed on product and price, but the use...
Stoney River, Fazoli’s tap new agency of record to broaden their brands and bring in fresh fans 
It’s a struggle for a restaurant brand to remain relevant to consumers, and an ad...
Pizza Hut, Papa John’s launch ‘widgets’ in bid to boost online ordering with targeted offers 
As restaurant chains continue their never-ending battle to send marketing messages more effectively to targeted...
There’s no defense against reactionaries who will take offense to any restaurant ad or promotion 
Subway probably could not have anticipated the reaction it would get from a well-intentioned kids’...
Nocturnal diners targeted by new marketing tactics 
Restaurant chains have courted late-night diners for many years, but a slew of new marketing...
Spicy Pickle’s irreverent, nearly illegible billboard campaign raises eyebrows, but maybe not sales 
Try figuring out what the following phrases mean: “Pho kusahn thar ohde,” “Geh churba tinheer,”...
Execs warn against overreacting to economic stress in near term 
Acting too drastically to improve short-term profits in the current down economy will hurt restaurants...
Rising Roll chain narrows a.m. aim as QSRs target broader breakfast market 
As established restaurant brands like Wendy’s and Taco Bell court bigger mass markets by introducing...
Spirits panel: Diners willing to try new flavors when drinking alcohol 
Just as diners have acquired a taste for flavorful and exotic meals, they’ve developed more...
Caught on film! CKE tricks unsuspecting diners into eating Hardee’s and Carl’s Jr. ’s hamburgers 
“When it’s least expected, you’re elected. You’re the star today. With a hocus pocus, you’re...
Survey: Food quality seen as significant factor in building customer loyalty 
Despite abundant advertising based on the excellence and freshness of mealtime specialties, diners are defecting...
Arby’s breaks first social-network campaign to generate a ‘brigade’ of advocates for the brand 
As a further sign that traditional marketing campaigns often need an online boost, Arby’s Restaurant...
Human-rights activists call for boycott of Olympic sponsors, but few Americans are likely to comply 
I report the following news from Beijing because it has not been widely covered in...
Weathering the storm: Discount du jour 
Restaurants that have never been shy about offering meal discounts to drive traffic are growing...
Keep your eyes wide open; you never know where the competition will come from next 
“Life was simpler back then” is what people say when they pine for a long-ago...
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