Industry News

Garden Fresh Restaurant Corp. announced that David A. Carr and Julie L. Derry are joining the company as chief financial officer and chief marketing officer, respectively. Carr previously served as vice...

During the month of September,Chop't Creative Salad Company has partnered with Every Mother Counts, the non-profit organization dedicated to making pregnancy and childbirth safe for every mother. Every...

Elevation Burger, the organic burger chain, has made strides under the leadership of its new CEO, Rick Altizer, in his first five months at the helm. Since the former McDonald’s executive came on board in...

PAR Technology Corporation, a provider of integrated technology solutions to the hospitality industry, acquired Brink Software Inc., a provider of cloud-based POS software for restaurants. The acquisition...

With the hot days of summer behind us, guests can look forward to one of the most anticipated times of the year: Pumpkin Season!  From September 15 to November 30, Cinnabon Bakeries will offer a combination...

FlashRight recently completed a national rollout of more than 6,000 of its FlashRight Suggestive Sell Displays to Burger King, one of the world’s largest quick-service restaurant companies.

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McDonald's and iPhone users will soon be able to use Apple Pay in all of the brand’s U.S. restaurants. To celebrate the collaboration, McDonald’s treated iPhone fans waiting in line for the new iPhone 6...

Doc Popcorn is going pink this October to raise awareness for breast cancer, a disease that affects one in eight American women.

The snack leader has developed a new limited-edition flavor in honor...

The National Restaurant Association (NRA) is now accepting applications for the 2015 Kitchen Innovations Awards. Now in its 11th year, the KI Awards program recognizes and celebrates meaningful advancements...

Switch on your proton packs because the boys are back in town: Krispy Kreme and Sony Pictures Consumer Products have joined together to mark the 30th anniversary of  the blockbuster motion picture franchise...

A month-long fundraising campaign organized by Chronic Tacos, a California-inspired Mexican grill, is aiming to provide meals to 250,000 kids by raising $25,000 throughout the month of September. The...

Tomlinson’s new Skateboard Servers make food presentation and service elegant and easy.  Made of NSF-approved Richlite heat-resistant surfaces, these skateboard servers have bottom skid-resistant feet to...

Juice It Up!, the nation’s largest raw juice bar and hand-crafted smoothie franchise, opened its newest location in Apple Valley, California. The store is the second to open under the ownership of Shephard...

Papa Murphy's Holdings Inc., the take-and-bake pizza franchise, and Boulder Brands, the makers of Udi's Gluten Free products, announced a partnership to bring Udi's Gluten Free pizza crust to Papa Murphy's...

Think tanks aren’t just for Capitol Hill intellectuals—they can also prove a useful model for quick-service restaurants. That’s how Wayback Burgers executives describe the brand’s newly opened test kitchen...

Johnny Rockets can now support two out of three characteristics of "Diners, Drive-Ins, and Dives." The full-service concept announced this week that it will spin...