Industry News

Long John Silver’s, the nation’s largest quick-service seafood chain, has named James O’Reilly as chief executive officer. O’Reilly brings to the role more than 20 years of food service leadership,...

Aslam Khan, the largest franchisee of the Church’s Chicken system, accepted his award for 2014 Entrepreneur of the Year at the International Franchise Association’s annual convention earlier this week in...

HuHot Mongolian Grill’s same store sales increased 7 percent during the first period of 2015 as compared to the same time in 2014.

The company credits the increase in sales to a rise in visits seen...

Recent severe weather has many operators nervous about the potential effects on commodity prices. But Dewayne Dove, vice president of risk management for SpenDifference, a chain restaurant purchasing...

Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen continues its seafood tradition during Seafood Mardi Gras with a Cajun twist on a classic dish, surf and turf, as only Popeyes can make it—Cajun style! Cajun Surf & Turf is...

The National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation (NRAEF) announced today its 2015 Restaurant Neighbor and Faces of Diversity American Dream award winners. The winners will be honored at a gala on...

Wienerschnitzel, the world’s largest hot dog chain, is celebrating its title as the official hot dog of Joe Gibbs Racing Motocross (JGRMX), with an exciting motocross-themed, on-the-cup sweepstakes....

Newk’s Eatery, the fast-casual restaurant known for its culinary-driven menu and open kitchen, is expanding to Columbia, South Carolina, in partnership with its newest franchisees, Chris and Pam Corn.

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Kneaders Bakery & Café will open its newest location at 2030 East Elliott Road, Tempe, Arizona, on March 5.

The first 100 customers will receive a free meal of French toast as part of the grand...

Capriotti’s Sandwich Shop announced the upcoming arrival of their first-ever Illinois location, broadening the company’s national presence to 17 states and federal districts. Franchisees Andy Poch and Craig...

Juice It Up!, a leading raw juice bar and hand-crafted smoothie chain, has officially opened its new College Station, Texas, location. This is the first location in College Station, and the first operating...

LA Crawfish announced the opening of its newest franchise location in Webster, Texas. The Houston-based restaurant franchise, known for its unique Vietnamese-style Cajun seafood, looks to aggressively...

The Culver's restaurant in Bourbonnais, Illinois, is the winner of the 2014 Culver's Crew Challenge, which is designed to reward teamwork driven by great leadership and exceptional performance for Culver's...

Krispy Kreme is celebrating the opening of its 1,000th doughnut shop with a festive grand opening event and in-shop celebrations around the world. The international retailer of sweet treats,...

Steak ‘n Shake, famous for the Original Steakburger and hand-dipped milkshakes, celebrates the grand opening of its surfside restaurant in the city of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina at 116 Loyola Drive Monday...