Industry News

Church’s Chicken announced the opening of its newest restaurant in Gulfport, Mississippi. The new restaurant, operated by the CRW LLC franchise group, is located at 11487 US 49 and serves as the third...

As a result of a somewhat dampened outlook among restaurant operators, the National Restaurant Association’s Restaurant Performance Index (RPI) declined in June for the second consecutive month. The RPI—a...

Blaze Fast-Fire’d Pizza announced that it will soon open its first international location, in Toronto, Canada, this September. The restaurant, which will feature a 2,500-square-foot interior with seating...

The month of August typically triggers thoughts of back to school and thus the end of summer, but this year, the Dairy Queen system, a Berkshire Hathaway company, is trying to change that. The brand is...

Menchie’s introduced two new flavors for the month of August: Wild Cherry Sorbet with a Splash of Lime and Bold Cranberry Raspberry Blast.

Menchie’s is adding a refreshing twist to classic fruit...

Toppers Pizza has found success with their alternative pizza, and the brand charged into the second half of 2015 showing no signs of slowing. The brand closed out 2014 with average store sales reaching $914...

The 20th Annual Auntie Anne’s C.A.R.E.S. Charity Golf Tournament raised more than $225,000 for three deserving charities on July 17. The event, held at Conestoga Country Club, Crossgates Golf Club, and...

Juice It Up!, one of the nation’s leading raw juice bar and handcrafted smoothie chains, announced new franchise opportunities available to passionate entrepreneurs in the southern U.S. As a brand that has...

Customers at Chick-fil-A have been buzzing about the company’s new cold-brew iced coffee, especially during the record-breaking heat wave much of the country has been enduring this summer. While they know...

Del Taco, a leader in the Mexican quick-service restaurant category, announced that the brand is continuing its strategic expansion into the southern region of the United States with a recently signed 10-...

Mark the calendar for Thursday, July 30 to support children like Jacob, Starla, Molly, Nathan, and Michael who have a remarkable medical story to tell thanks to the treatment they received at Children’s...

The Women’s Foodservice Forum, the premier leadership development organization in the foodservice sector, gathered industry influencers this week at the JW Marriot Chicago Hotel for its Annual Executive...

The Manitowoc Company Inc. today announced the appointment of Hubertus M. Muehlhaeuser as CEO of Manitowoc Foodservice Inc. Muehlhaeuser will join the company on August 3, 2015.

“(Muehlhaeuser) is a...

McCloud Services, a leading pest management company servicing Illinois as well as Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Missouri, Tennessee, and Wisconsin, is encouraging food facilities and food processors to...

Delivery is about to become more convenient for restaurant patrons and operators. Or at the very least, that is Groupon’s mission with its new delivery and takeout program, Groupon To Go, which launches in...

Fazoli's, America's largest quick-serve Italian chain, will celebrate National Lasagna Day July 29 by offering a complimentary Twice-Baked Lasagna with the purchase of any drink at participating locations...