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Blaze Pizza is cooking up a historical celebration this Pi Day by celebrating the once-in-a-lifetime occurrence when the first five digits of pi, 3.1415, correspond with this year’s full date, 3/14/15....

C&P Restaurant Co., a top-100 restaurant franchise group, has signed a six-unit development agreement for Georgia with premium quick-service chain Fazoli’s.

The announcement comes as Fazoli’s...

Guests seeking something new at Mooyah Burgers, Fries & Shakes can treat their taste buds with the better burger chain’s Jalapeño Jack Turkey Burger, a limited-time offer created in partnership with...

Fort Worth, Texas–based Fuzzy's Taco Shop, the award-winning, fast-casual, Baja-style Mexican restaurant group, launched its annual "Cups for Kids" fundraising campaign last week. Through the end of March,...

Wendy’s is offering fans a fresh perspective on its salad ingredients in a new video series. The first video takes you beyond the bowl and behind the scenes when it follows a head of romaine lettuce from...

The Women’s Foodservice Forum (WFF), the industry’s premier leadership development organization, hosted its 2015 Conference that celebrated the culmination of its 25th anniversary and featured an exciting...

Del Taco Holdings Inc., the second largest Mexican-American quick-service chain by units in the United States, operating restaurants under the name Del Taco, and Levy Acquisition Corp. (LAC) have entered...

Qdoba one-upped its queso game with the debut of Bacon Jalapeno Queso in restaurants now.

The ultimate savory, smoky, and spicy addition, Bacon Jalapeno Queso features Qdoba’s signature 3-Cheese...

At Digital Signage Expo 2015, Panasonic, a leader in delivering AV technology solutions for government, enterprise, education, hospitality, and SMB markets, announced the launch of the new LFE8U LCD display...

Hot sauce is hot right now, according to the NPD Group, a leading global information company. Fifty-six percent of households have hot sauce on hand in their kitchens, and sriracha, a relatively new Asian...

After years of steady growth, Krispy Kreme has ramped up its expansion. In February, the doughnut purveyor opened its 1,000th location in Kansas City, Kansas. Before the calendar year is up, it...

The Women’s Foodservice Forum (WFF), the industry’s premier leadership development organization, announced that Marie Perry, interim chief financial officer, senior vice president, controller, and treasurer...

Russo’s New York Pizzeria, the U.S.-based fast-casual pizzeria concept best known for its authentic cuisine and brick-oven pizzas, plans to significantly enhance the brand’s footprint in France and...

Boston has been under a deep freeze this winter and so has consumer spending according to a new SpendTrend report released by First Data Corporation, the global leader in payment technology and services...

Chicken Salad Chick held its second annual franchise owner conference last week at the Auburn University Hotel and Conference Center in Auburn, Alabama. The awards banquet, which was held Monday night,...

Taco John’s, one of the largest Mexican quick-service restaurant chains in the U.S., has signed deals to open 25 stores and is poised for rapid growth. The new stores will be developed in current markets,...