Industry News

Long John Silver’s, the quick-service seafood brand, is taking bold steps this summer to invite consumers to enjoy seafood more often through a series of special offers, a new line of menu items, and a...

With more than 350 locations in the U.S., Dominican Republic, and England, sweetFrog announced its expansion plan into Egypt. The frozen yogurt chain signed a development agreement with Vantage Egypt for...

With the summer heat comes burger season, which oftentimes conflicts with keeping in shape for swimsuit season. For Fresh To Order (f2o) guests, enjoying the new bison burger is the best of both worlds....

All new Posiflex XT4015 folding touch terminals will ship at no extra cost with projected capacitive screens, rather than resistive touch. The new XT4015 debuts at RetailNOW (RSPA) at booth 625, in Orlando...

At the request of the its fans, Zaxby’s brought back Fried Pickles as a limited-time offer menu item and is featuring its Grilled Chicken Sandwich Meal to complement the summer grilling season. A Southeast...

Pie Five awarded 26 franchise units to nationally recognized restaurateurs’ Fred Gustin and Kurt Guttshall of Quality Restaurant Concepts LLC. The duo will introduce the nation’s leading fast-casual pizza...

Mercury StoreCard now enables local merchants to offer their customers a gift, reward, mobile payments, and promotions card all in one product.

Mercury Payment Systems, an award-winning provider of...

The Hummus & Pita Co. owners Steve Pesso, David Pesso and Janice Axelrod announced their newest acquisition and expansion plans for their fast-casual Mediterranean restaurant brand. They have signed a...

College students need their food quick and on the go. Campus dining halls are geared toward the fast-paced academic lifestyle, and universities are consistently looking for tasty and nutritious options to...

Houston’s Sawyer Heights Village and its nearby residents and businesses welcomed the arrival of la Madeleine Country French Café. The refined fast-casual experience offers signature French-inspired recipes...

Rita’s Italian Ice awarded franchise and area development agreements for New Mexico and three cities in southern Colorado (Durango, Pagosa Springs, and Trinidad) to RNM Management Inc., owned by Dave and...

Made to Order LLC signed a deal to open three Uncle Maddio’s Pizza Joint locations in North Carolina. The restaurants will be operated by industry veteran and Made to Order part-owner Bronce McClain. The...

Famous Brands International, parent company of TCBY Yogurt and Mrs. Fields Cookies, signed a new master franchise deal with Dubai-based The Luxury Gourmet Sweets and Candies.

According to the...

Tava Indian Kitchen, the Bay Area's rapidly expanding fast-casual Indian restaurant concept, announced that Jeremy Morgan, formerly senior vice president of marketing and consumer insights for Smashburger,...

The facts are startling. One in every 330 children develops cancer before the age of 20. Auntie Anne’s is continuing the fight against childhood cancer by teaming up with Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation...

Carl’s Jr. and Hardee’s are saluting the state of Texas’s barbecue tradition with their newest meat-on-meat burger creation: the Texas BBQ Thickburger, now available at participating Hardee’s restaurants...