Industry News

Once avoided for its fatty (but oh-so-delicious) flavor, bacon is experiencing a renaissance, and Which Wich has joined the movement. Starting Monday, June 8, the Dallas-based sandwich concept will switch...

Dunkin’ Donuts announced today the opening of one new Dunkin’ Donuts restaurant and two new Dunkin’ Donuts Express locations at Wichita Dwight D. Eisenhower National Airport. A joint venture led by...

Restaurants are expected to add 522,000 jobs this summer season, according to National Restaurant Association (NRA) projections released today. The projected 2015 gain would represent the third consecutive...

Bruster’s is taking its fans to the beach this month with two limited-time summer favorites: Key Lime Pie and Jamaican Me Crazy.

Key Lime Pie is created fresh in each shop by ice cream makers who...

Dunkin’ Donuts today officially announced the launch of its newest mobile payment option for guests, integrating Visa Checkout on DunkinDonuts.com and within the Dunkin’ Mobile App as a fast and easy way to...

Scottsdale-based Kahala Brands announces it now controls 100 percent of the Planet Smoothie and Tasti D-Lite franchise brands headquartered in Brentwood, Tennessee. This purchase expands Kahala Brands'...

Del Taco is offering guests yet another fresh ingredient at an UnFreshing Believable value with the introduction of fresh Hass avocado. The new addition of fresh avocado is one of many menu developments Del...

Same-store restaurant sales were up 1.1 percent during May, which represents a 0.8 percent drop from the growth rate reported for April. Despite the softening sales growth during the month, the industry has...

CREAM, a San Francisco Bay Area-based dessert franchise that specializes in high quality ice cream sandwiches and other confections, has inked a franchise deal that will bring five new locations to various...

It’s Krispy Kreme’s 78th Birthday, and customers can win a Krispy Kreme Experience for their hometown. Starting June 8, 2015, customers are invited to tweet a creative, imaginative, or compelling...

The Pizza School of New York is launching its new fast casual pizza concept design program. After many years of success at being an international pizza school and consulting experts for the pizza industry,...

Baskin-Robbins, the world’s largest chain of ice cream specialty shops, announced it is coming to the North County Westfield Mall in Escondido, California, as part of its latest expansion efforts in the San...

Newk’s Eatery’s franchisee team JMH Dining will be bringing Newk’s signature brand of fresh, flavorful dining into the Heart of Auburn shopping center with the franchisee team’s third Newk’s Eatery in East...

In time for summer, Orange Leaf Frozen Yogurt is excited to offer customers the opportunity to try the Trio of Goodness Sundaes, three classic summer self-serve sundae recipes available for a limited time...

Which Wich, the award-winning, national, fast-casual sandwich brand, today announced its partnership with Olo, the leading provider of online and mobile ordering solutions for the restaurant industry. The...

The National Restaurant Association's (NRA) chief economist Bruce Grindy breaks down the latest employment trends.

“The restaurant industry continued to add jobs at a steady pace in May, according to...