Industry News

The National Restaurant Association's chief economist Bruce Grindy breaks down the latest employment trends:

“Despite the challenging winter weather conditions in parts of the country, restaurants...

Bruegger’s Bagels, known for its authentic New York-style bagels, signature coffees, and egg sandwiches, will once again offer green bagels to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day from Saturday, March 14, through...

Net Element, Inc., a technology-driven group specializing in mobile payments and value-added transactional services in emerging countries and in the U.S., today names Eric Kirk as the executive vice...

Samsung Electronics Co, Ltd. today announced its acquisition of Logan, Utah-based YESCO Electronics, LLC, a leading LED sign and display manufacturer with more than 2,000 installations across the U.S. and...

For the 14th consecutive year, Bojangles’ is supporting the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) through its Shamrocks Against Dystrophy in-store fundraiser. Starting Friday March 6, through Sunday, March...

February might have been the worst month on record weather-wise for many regions of the country, but for restaurants, the results were far from dreadful as the industry was able to post its eighth...

It’s only fitting that a 35-year-old Southern barbecue franchise would want to have a presence in a state that is home to the “BBQ Capital of the World.” That’s why Florida-based Woody’s Bar-B-Q is proud to...

Top Round Roast Beef announced its first franchisee will be opening multiple stores in San Jose, California.  The chef-driven fast food concept has selected restaurant industry veteran Ricardo Lopez to open...

“Fuzzy’s Taco Shop has a large fan base in St. Louis and we are excited that its unique atmosphere adds new energy to our dining options at Westport Plaza,” says Craig Cobler, senior vice president of...

The National Restaurant Association (NRA) reached a new milestone by issuing its 6 millionth ServSafe certification, underscoring its place as the number-one food safety training program in the U.S. and...

Sonic Drive-In introduces a new limited-time offer, the Spicy Super Crunch Chicken. These all-white meat chicken strips offer spice and crispiness for a snack or meal at the drive-in, on the go, or at home...

Filipino food is emerging in the national spotlight and reports from Campbell’s Culinary & Baking Institute (CCBI) Culinary Trendscape 2015 and Sterling Rice Group (SRG) 2015 Annual Trends Report share...

The Krystal Company, known for its iconic square burgers, announced a new agency lineup to support the brand’s marketing efforts: 22squared was named creative agency of record, NewFire Media as digital...

Symbolic of the comforting and flavorful foods found in markets and cafés along the streets of France, la Madeleine is channeling that flavor as it invites guests to savor the Country French Trio....

In the restaurant industry, 60 percent of frontline managers are women. From the perspective of the Women’s Foodservice Forum (WFF), the figure signifies considerable progress since the organization was...

Turnstyle Solutions, a company that helps businesses monetize their Wi-Fi, has formed a new partnership with Subway Restaurants. Customers need only opt-in to the Wi-Fi network at any Subway location in...