Broad Street Licensing Brokers New International Licensing Deal for Tony Roma’s Expanding Program to Europe

by Broad Street | Published 12/07/2016 | Consumer Package Goods (CPG), Licensing News, The Restaurant Business, World News

ORLANDO, FL — November 29, 2016– Romacorp, Inc., parent company of Tony Roma’s, announced the company’s newest licensing deal with Irish company RibWorld, Europe’s leading supplier of sous-vide award winning ribs and market leader in a range of pork, beef, chicken and lamb products. RibWorld is owned by the M&M Walshe Group, a 3rd generation […]

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Broad Street Licensing Brokers Landmark International Licensing Deal for Tony Roma’s

by Broad Street | Published 12/06/2016 | Consumer Package Goods (CPG), Licensing News, The Restaurant Business, World News

First new licensing deal in nearly 10 years brings Tony Roma’s World-Famous Ribs to retail in Australia and New Zealand, expanding brand’s retail reach & growing global licensing program ORLANDO, Fla. – November 10, 2016 – Romacorp, Inc., parent company of Tony Roma’s, announces the company’s first new licensing deal since 2007, and the first […]

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Tony Roma’s Ribs at Retail in New, Innovative Packaging

by Broad Street | Published 10/05/2016 | Licensing, The Restaurant Business

Broad Street Licensing Group client restaurant brand Tony Roma’s Famous Ribs is seeing a surge of growth and placements into new retailers in the US and overseas following their licensee Rupari Foods‘ change to an innovative new packaging that allows consumers to heat & eat the pre-cooked ribs with none of the usual mess from […]

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How Restaurants & Retail Are the Same, Yet Different

by Broad Street | Published 10/04/2016 | Licensing Best Practices, Retailing, The Restaurant Business

A third Twitter “war” with Nation’s Restaurant News Senior Editor Jonathan Maze arising from a previous post asking if restaurants are just restaurants and not brands stretching across channels prompted me to sharpen my argument about restaurants at retail. In what ways are restaurants & retail food products the same? And in what ways are […]

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UK Chain Pret a Manger Finds Love in NY

by Broad Street | Published 04/28/2016 | The Restaurant Business

Pret a Manger (literally, “ready to eat”) sounds awfully French. But it’s actually a British chain that has made a successful leap “across the Pond” to the US where it sells a variety of ready-to-eat foods & beverages. The company started 30 years ago when Julian Metcalfe and friend Sinclair Beecham opened their first location […]

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