Industry News

The owners of Honey Baked Ham announced they are consolidating three regionalized operating divisions, previously based in Georgia, Michigan, and Ohio. The combined organization, the Honey Baked Ham Company...

IDG's CIO magazine announced Jersey Mike’s Subs, known for its fresh sliced, fresh grilled subs, as a recipient of the 2015 CIO 100. The 28th annual award program recognizes organizations...

Whether salty, savory, or sweet; high, low, or no calories, consumers are looking for snacks that have a perceived health benefit, reports The NPD Group, a leading global information company. Protein,...

After traveling 8,000 miles across 21 cities in five states and handing out more than 50,000 hot dogs, Wienerschnitzel, the world’s largest hot dog chain, announced that it has matched the $100,000 in...

Church’s Partners Foundation, the nonprofit entity established by Church’s Chicken to bring educational opportunities to deserving young people, announced the appointment of their newest board member, Jill...

Through a partnership between the Tennessee Department of Health and the United States Healthful Food Council (USHFC), Eat REAL Tennessee has announced the first REAL Certified establishments in Memphis....

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...