Industry News

The National Restaurant Association today called for the nation's 935,000 restaurants to apply for its prestigious ninth annual Restaurant Neighbor Award, which recognizes outstanding community...
For a record eighth consecutive year, Papa John’s (NASDAQ: PZZA) has earned the highest customer satisfaction rating among pizza chains in the highly regarded American Customer Satisfaction Index...
ARAMARK Refreshment Services announced that it has acquired R...
Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc. (NYSE:KKD) today announced that, in accordance with Federal Trade Commission (FTC) rules and regulations and various state franchise laws, the Company has completed...
The proposed takeover of U.S. Foodservice by KKR and CDR raises concerns about how pension contributions for thousands of current employees and payments to retirees will be maintained and whether...
Team Four Foodservice and Value 4 jointly announced that the organizations had reached an exclusive Partnership Agreement that will allow Team Four's thousands of clients the opportunity to...
Restaurant Operations Highlights

* Systemwide same-store sales were down 1% in the 2007 first quarter versus an increase of 4% in the 2006 first quarter primarily due to poor weather...

Zagat Survey today revealed the results of the first Zagat/Today Show Fast Food Survey and the 5,535 participants hailed Wendy’s as Queen of the Fast-Food Mega-Chains, and Panera Bread Co. as the...
Arby’s Restaurant Group, Inc. announced today that it continues to expand its brand reach and has signed development agreements to open 63 new Arby’s restaurants throughout the U.S.

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Consumer fraud investigators in the state of Wisconsin released their findings this week after a three-month long investigation into allegations that Wal-Mart stores throughout the state of...