December 18, 2008
UNO CHICAGO GRILL® FIRST CASUAL DINING CHAIN TO OFFER
VIRTUAL GIFT CARDS
GREAT LAST-MINUTE GIFT FOR THE HOLIDAYS
BOSTON, MA (December 18, 2008) - Uno Chicago Grill® is the nation's first casual dining
chain to offer a virtual gift card, making last-minute holiday shopping as easy as point
and click! With consumers cutting back due to economic pressures, restaurant gift cards are
proving to be a popular alternative to retail cards this holiday season because people are more likely to welcome a fun night out.
November 21, 2008
Uno Chicago Grill® Named Best Recession Restaurant Deal by WalletPop.com
Offers Money-Saving Tips for Dining Out
BOSTON, MA (November 21, 2008) - Uno Chicago Grill® was named among the top ten
casual dining chains considered "Best Recession Restaurant Deals" by AOL's WalletPop.com,
which is a tool to help consumers mange their money better.
November 14, 2008
Uno Chicago Grill® Launches Uno Dué Go™
Extends Brand to Fast Casual Category
BOSTON, MA (November 14, 2008) - Uno Chicago Grill®, inventor of the iconic deep-dish pizza,
has entered the fast casual arena with the launch of Uno Dué Go™, debuting with two franchise units
at the Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport. (More...)
October 13, 2008
Uno Chicago Grill's Largest Franchisee Opens 8th Unit in Pennsylvania
BOSTON, MA (October 13, 2008) - Uno Chicago Grill®, recently named America's healthiest chain restaurant by Health
magazine, opened its newest restaurant today at the Neshaminy Mall in Bensalem, PA. Franchise Partners Tom and Angela Bock
of The Bock Group also own and operate seven other Uno® restaurants in Pennsylvania and New Jersey and are Uno's
largest multi-unit franchisees. The Bock Group has also secured the real estate to open two more Uno restaurants:
one in Newton Square, PA and the other in Oaks, PA.
October 10, 2008
As Uno Chicago Grill® turns 65, its Limited-Time-Only menu shows there's a season for everything
BOSTON, MA (October 10, 2008) - Turning 65 probably means you have a greater appreciation of the things
for all seasons, and nowhere is that more true than at Uno Chicago Grill®. With a new limited-time-only menu for fall, the anniversary-celebrating
Uno® is showing that seasonal ingredients are just the touch as the leaves turn and the air becomes crisper.
September 3, 2008
Uno Chicago Grill® Responds to Economic Squeeze
With Money-Saving Tips for Dining Out
BOSTON, MA (September 3, 2008) - With less money and time available for dining out, leading national restaurant chains are evaluating their offerings and finding new ways to embrace and identify with their customers. As one of the nation's more popular casual dining chains, Uno Chicago Grill® is offering some suggestions to consumers who want to save money, but still enjoy dining out.
August 8, 2008
WHAT ARE McCAIN AND OBAMA'S PIZZANALITIES?
EXPERTS AT UNO® WEIGH IN
Boston, MA, August 29, 2008 -- Uno Chicago Grill®, fulfilling its civic duty as an American original, asked its team of chefs to comment on the
"pizzanalities" of presidential candidates McCain and Obama and come up with suggested recipes for both.
July 15, 2008
New Uno Chicago Grill® to Open in Burlington, Mass.
BOSTON, MA, July 15, 2008 - Once again, Uno Chicago Grill® is bucking the trend of casual chain restaurants slowing expansion,
announcing the grand re-opening of its restaurant in Burlington, Mass., at the newly revamped Burlington Mall (1150 Middlesex Turnpike).
The company will host a grand re-opening celebration and ceremonial pizza cutting on Tuesday, July 22 at 10:30 a.m
July 8, 2008
Uno Chicago Grill® Introduces Fresh Tastes for Summer
Limited-Time-Only Menu Features Refreshing Choices
BOSTON, MA (July 8, 2008) - A healthy diet is a good idea all year, and Uno Chicago Grill® was recently touted for
its health-friendly menu by Health magazine. But let's not forget: taste is king. So Uno® is celebrating the season
with an amazing array of flavors via a limited-time-only menu that sparkles with taste.
June 20, 2008
Uno® Dresses for Success
Nutritional Information Centers Tout Healthiest Restaurant Moniker
BOSTON, MA (June 20, 2008) - Uno Chicago Grill®, recently named America's healthiest chain restaurant by Health magazine,
has dressed its Nutrition Information Centers to strongly tout the chain's nutritional transparency and healthy menu options.
June 16, 2008
READY FOR A FUN FAMILY NIGHT OUT?
PARENTS MAGAZINE NAMES UNO CHICAGO GRILL® A BEST BET
Parents magazine put more than 50 chain restaurants to the test, evaluating the elements that contribute to a great night out for families with children. This week, the magazine announced that Uno Chicago Grill® ranked among its top 10 Best Family Restaurant Chains at number 4.
June 6, 2008
Uno® Makes Father's Day Fun - and Dad Might Even Win a Free Meal
Show Dad how special he is with a Father's Day celebration at Uno Chicago Grill®, which Health magazine ranked as America's Healthiest Chain Restaurant. Fathers and children will have exciting chances to win free meals while delicious new menu items, available for a limited time only, will satisfy any appetite.
May 19, 2008
Uno® Signs Largest International Deal to Date to Develop
20 New Restaurants Throughout the Middle East
Uno Chicago Grill®, recently named America's healthiest chain restaurant by Health magazine, has entered into an agreement with Sofra LLC, the master licensee for Uno® in the Middle East, to open 20 new locations in nine countries, including Qatar, the United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, Lebanon, Egypt, Kuwait, Jordan, Oman, and Bahrain.
May 1, 2008
BOSTON, MA, May 1, 2008 - Uno Chicago Grill®, recently named America's healthiest chain restaurant by Health magazine,
has opened its newest restaurant in Prince George, Virginia.
Franchise partner Chris Andreano, of Richmond-based ADC Development,
currently owns and operates three Uno® restaurants in Virginia: Sandston, Chester and Midlothian.
Following the successful opening of the original locations, ADC signed an expanded agreement with
Uno Chicago Grill to open three additional restaurants in the Richmond Virginia market,
including this week's opening in Prince George.
Uno Chicago Grill® Continues Its Expansion in Virginia
April 29, 2008
PREVENTION MAGAZINE DESIGNATES UNO'S® FLATBREAD PIZZA A HEALTHY CHOICE
Prevention magazine, one of the country's arbiters of healthy living, has chosen Uno Chicago Grill's® Roasted Eggplant, Spinach and Feta Flatbread Pizza as a guilt-free pizza choice.
April 28, 2008
JAMIE STROBINO DUTIES EXPANDED AT UNO®
Uno Restaurant Holdings Corp. announced a significant expansion of Senior Vice President of Purchasing Jamie Strobino's responsibilities. Effective immediately, Mr. Strobino will take direct responsibility for the Uno® design and construction department, ensuring that every Uno location meets the highest standards of aesthetics and quality.
April 23, 2008
Uno® Offers Special Mother's Day Outing for Families
Calling all mothers. This Mother's Day, Uno Chicago Grill® has some wonderful surprises in store. Delicious new menu items, available for a limited time, and mementos make Uno® the perfect choice for Mom's special day and the preceding week.
April 18, 2008
Man of the Year and Former Outback Steakhouse Operator to Open Five
Uno Chicago Grill® Locations in California
While restaurant industry research firm Technomic recently tracked a nationwide slowdown in chain restaurant growth, Uno Chicago Grill® is bucking that trend with the announcement of five new restaurants in California to be situated in the Fresno and Bakersfield areas.
April 9, 2008
UNO® RESTAURANT HOLDINGS CORP. NAMES NEW CFO
Uno® Restaurant Holdings Corp., has named Louie Psallidas senior vice president and chief financial officer (CFO), beginning April 7, 2008.
March 26, 2008
Health Magazine Names Uno Chicago Grill® America’s Healthiest Chain Restaurant
Health magazine, one of the country’s foremost publications on improving health, has honored Uno Chicago Grill with the number-one spot on its new list, “America’s Healthiest Chain Restaurants.”