Tagged: local lime

Yellow Rocket Concepts Combine Partnerships

by Jan Cottingham 3/2/2015 12:00 am

Yellow Rocket Concepts is a brand that includes several different partnerships.

Yellow Rocket Partners Aim to Build Restaurant Brands

by Jan Cottingham 3/2/2015 12:00 am

Consistently providing high-quality food in a casually hip atmosphere, Yellow Rocket’s five restaurants - Big Orange Midtown, Big Orange West, Local Lime, ZaZa (Little Rock and Conway) or Lost Forty Brewing - last year brought in over $10 million in food sales alone.

Yellow Rocket Restaurant Sales Soar in Central Arkansas

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/16/2015 12:00 am

Yellow Rocket Concept’s five restaurants reported almost $11 million in receipts last year, not including alcohol sales, making the group a central Arkansas restaurant juggernaut.

Three More Restaurants Raise Bar on List of Mixed Drink Sales

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/21/2014 12:00 am

Whispers has an update to last week’s report on mixed drink sales at Little Rock restaurants. We reported 2013 mixed drink sales for the 10 Little Rock restaurants that met two criteria: served mixed drinks and were near the top in food sales.

Change-up Served in Ownership of Big Orange Restaurant Group

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/21/2013 12:00 am

The ownership picture of the burgeoning Big Orange/Local Lime/ZaZa empire has changed with the purchase by Little Rock businessman Russ McDonough of Herren Hickingbotham’s share in the restaurants.

Big Orange 2 Pulls in Cash, Customers at New Midtown Location

by Jan Cottingham 7/29/2013 12:00 am

Big Orange Midtown officially opened July 17 in the Midtowne Little Rock shopping center at 201 University Ave., and co-owner Scott McGehee says business has been so brisk he expects that within 18 months revenue there will outdo that of his other restaurants.

Despite Recent Openings, Arkansas Restaurant Market 'Flat'

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/12/2012 12:00 am

With a flurry of new restaurants opening, is the Arkansas dining market growing post-recession?