Lisa Jennings

West Coast Bureau Chief,
Nation's Restaurant News

Phone: 424.278.1400

From the Los Angeles office, Lisa Jennings covers companies based in the West, including California, Washington, Oregon, Colorado, Nevada, Wyoming, Montana, Utah, Alaska and Hawaii.

McDonald’s reorganizes US into four regional divisions
Goal is to align menu, marketing to diverse consumer tastes
Starbucks to add delivery in 2015
Service to be integrated into mobile ordering and payment system
Starbucks: Fiscal 2014 results 'extraordinary'
CEO Howard Schultz says company plans mobile, customer experience investments
Taco Bell launches mobile ordering nationwide
Customization a focal point of new app
BJ's 3Q profit jumps nearly 78%
Chain had positive same-store sales for the first time in five quarters
Restaurant Marketing Watch: Taylor Swift helps Subway grab Millennials' attention 
Campaign hits fever pitch in days leading up to pop star’s latest album release
Garden Fresh debuts Discover Fresh campaign
Restaurant redesign and marketing efforts play up fresh-from-the-farm food
Chipotle stock price dips on moderate projections for 2015
Analysts say fast-casual chain has plenty of growth opportunity ahead
Chipotle 3Q net income soars nearly 57%
Same-store sales rise nearly 20 percent, primarily on traffic
Restaurant Marketing Watch: Starbucks gears up for the holidays 
Chain positions itself to capture smartphone-tethered holiday shoppers
Habit Burger Grill parent files for $86.3M IPO
Chain is first better-burger player to attempt to go public
El Pollo Loco to launch customizable bowls
Limited-time, Create Your Own Bowl promotion will focus on drive thru
Veggie Grill names Steve Heeley COO
Former Earl of Sandwich CEO to help meat-free chain grow beyond West Coast
Johnny Rockets to roll out tabletop tablets
Chain also explores mobile payment options
McDonald’s attempts to debunk rumors about its food quality
Chain enlists “Mythbusters” host to answer consumer questions on ingredients
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