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Whether trying to save money, eat better, or simply warm up with comforting food, guests will find something to satisfy them at Schlotzsky’s this year.

Guests who have vowed to eat healthier this New...

Tropical Smoothie Café debuted brand new limited-time offerings for its guests, and also brought back previous fan favorites to reign in a healthy new year.

Available for a limited time starting...

Positioning itself for rapid growth in 2015, Kono Pizza USA, the fast-casual concept behind the creation of pizza in a cone, announced the appointment of food industry veteran Matt Bailey to vice president...

With the start of 2015 and an increasing number of people looking for ways to get vegetables into their diet, Evolution Fresh is offering four varieties of cold-pressed, high pressure processed (HPP) green...

Newk’s Eatery kicked its winter menu offerings up a notch with spicy comfort foods that warm both the soul and the palate. The company’s seasonal menu will include Spicy Sicilian Pizza, Buffalo Chicken...

Pieology Pizzeria reported 2014 a banner year with substantial corporate and franchise growth, now totaling 55 locations nationwide. Pieology is ringing in 2015 with eight new locations throughout Southern...

Charleys Philly Steaks is offering a special value-priced promotion to kick off the New Year starting January 12. 

The Chicken Teriyaki Combo starts at $5.99 and is available through March. It...

McAlister's Deli announced that its “Lite Choose Two” menu now offers more than 250 options under 600 calories to help guests kick off their New Year’s resolutions to eat healthier now and throughout the...

Dunkin’ Donuts announced that it signed a franchise agreement with the Mexican subsidiary of Sizzling Platter LLC, a Dunkin’ Donuts franchisee in the U.S., to begin developing Dunkin’ Donuts restaurants...

Shake Shack Inc. announced that it has filed a registration statement on Form S-1 with the Securities and Exchange Commission relating to the proposed initial public offering of its Class A common stock....

Adding to the 16 locations open in the state of Texas and 80 locations nationwide, Great Wraps announced a recent franchise agreement in Austin, Texas. The fast-casual brand signed a deal with entrepreneurs...

Privately held fast-casual concept Freddy’s Frozen Custard & Steakburgers increased its total unit count by 30 percent (ending 2014 with 135 restaurants), made its debut in six new states, welcomed...

Buoyed by positive sales and traffic and an optimistic outlook among restaurant operators, the National Restaurant Association’s Restaurant Performance Index (RPI) remained in positive territory in November...

It’s NFL playoff time, and fans will be glued to their screens as the drama unfolds in the weeks ahead. Papa John’s knows that fans are looking to make game time even more special and therefore is providing...

The success of Kona Ice continues to snowball. In the past 12 months, the brand added 142 trucks to its growing fleet of mobile gourmet shaved ice vehicles, raising the overall unit count to 600-plus trucks...

To kick off the year-long “Fanniversary” celebration of the Dairy Queen system’s 75th anniversary, the DQ culinary treat team, along with partner OREO, created a party in a cup with the debut of the...