Industry News

Pizza and delivery restaurant point of sale developer, SpeedLine Solutions Inc., today announced a new integration with ConnectSmart Kitchen automation software from QSR Automations.

“SpeedLine has...

bb.q, Best of the Best Quality Chicken, a multi-brand, global fast-casual fried and grilled chicken franchise concept with more than 3,800 locations worldwide, is now setting its sights on the United States...

Smaller brands and categories are outpacing and in some cases taking share from the more well-established in the alcohol industry, according to Technomic’s analysis of 2014 year-end results.
“Many of...

In honor of Whataburger's 30th anniversary of its popular Fancy Ketchup cups, Whataburger is hosting a #FancySKETCHUP event on Twitter, where Whataburger fans can have their self-portrait drawn using none...

Wayback Burgers today announced it has inked a franchise development agreement to open 47 restaurants in South Texas.

“This franchise agreement marks a significant expansion milestone for Wayback...

Garbanzo Mediterranean Grill is teaming up with Colorado-based nonprofit First Descents to help support the organization’s internationally reaching adventure camps for young adult cancer fighters and...

Following the debut of a brand new corporate training facility, Marco’s Pizza announcedthe appointment of former Command Sergeant Roderick Sanders to senior director of learning and development.

In...

Krystal Company, known for its iconic square burger, has gone fishing for a seafood-inspired lineup to celebrate Lent. Participating restaurants will feature their best catches every day during the Lenten...

New York City–based frozen yogurt operator 16 Handles will launch new day-parts concept focused on breakfast, lunch, and snacks starting Wednesday, February 25. Launches in other NYC stores will continue...

Great Wraps Grill announced franchising opportunities in New Jersey. With two premium mall locations available, including Cherry Hill Mall and Bridgewater Commons Mall, the brand is seeking franchise...

When it comes to limited-service Italian, pizza reigns supreme. Five-time James Beard Award finalist chef Gerard Craft believes he can change that with Porano Pasta + Gelato, a new fast-casual concept...

Juice It Up!, a premier raw juice bar and hand-crafted smoothie franchise, has reported that 2014 is the year to beat as they tackle 2015, the company’s 20th anniversary year. The company reported a fourth...

McDonald’s in Brazil is giving away 1 million free Cokes. All customers need to do is tweet.

In a first-of-its-kind promotion, McDonald’s has teamed up with Twitter and Coca-Cola to launch the @...

Today, Amsterdam Falafelshop announced its second Boston area shop, and seventh overall, is opening mid-February in Kenmore Square. 

Located at 642 Beacon Street, the new shop is in close proximity...

Bruster’s Real Ice Cream will add another new premium flavor for Valentine’s Day: Chocolate Mudslide.

Bruster’s ice cream makers in each shop start with dark chocolate ice cream, then, by hand, mix...

Chronic Tacos has signed multi-unit franchise agreements for 12 new locations in Colorado, three locations with the opportunity for 12 additional in Washington, and its first location in Phoenix with the...