Industry News

As reported by Just-food.com: Burger King, the quick-service arm of UK drinks conglomerate Diageo, is set to exit Australia. The group is considering selling its hamburger business to a local...

EATONTOWN, N.J., April 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- New World Restaurant Group, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: NWCI.OB ) continues to grow its core Einstein Bros quick-casual brand, adding five...
ST. LOUIS, April 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Panera Bread Company (Nasdaq: PNRA) today reported that the Board of Directors has approved a 2-for-1 stock split that will be distributed in the...
The Associated Press reported today on a "BK Veggie" giveway sponsored by the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) this past Tuesday in Reno, Nevada. The Reno giveway was part of...
BETHESDA, Md.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 9, 2002--HMSHost Corporation, the world's largest provider of food, beverage and retail concessions to the travel industry, is working closely with Burger...
CARLSBAD, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 9, 2002--Rubio's® Restaurants Inc. (Nasdaq:RUBO - news) today announced that it is revising first quarter 2002 estimated earnings upwards to be in the...
As reported in Forbes.com by Davide Dukcevivh, Wendy's International (NYSE:WEN) raised its first quarter earnings expectations to 39 cents per share, three cents higher than its original...
ST. LOUIS, April 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- A web of intrigue, including disappearing posters and other promotional items, has taken over Hardee's Food Systems, Inc. as news of its partnership...
ST. LOUIS, April 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Panera Bread Company (Nasdaq: PNRA - news) today announced that it was listed this week as the top- performing company, in total return to its...
LOS ANGELES, April 8 /PRNewswire/ -- In a replay of last year's success that put a free smoothie in the hand of everyone who asked for one, Jamba Juice, the category-defining leader in all-...
Melville, NY (April 8, 2002)-- Chase Merchant Services, L.L.C., a joint venture between Chase Merchant Ventures, Inc., a subsidiary of JPMorgan Chase Bank (NYSE:JPM) and First Data Merchant...
According to Dow Jones, Jack Greenberg, McDonald's Corp. (MCD) Chairman and Chief Executive, received a $1.2 million bonus in 2001 in addition to his $1.4 million salary, a 7.7 percent increase...
Good Times Restaurants, Inc., announced plans to develop up to 22 additional restaurants in Colorado over the next three years, an increase of 65 percent over its current base of 34 restaurants...

McDonald's reports it is gearing up to wow kids and adults alike with some of America's most beloved collectibles in its latest Happy Meal promotion. In first-time collaborations with both...

Sometimes the job is too big for just one hero, so Subway Restaurants, DC Comics, and Cartoon Network™ join forces to bring the "Justice League" superheroes to Subway's Kids' Paks.

Kids and...

Tricon Global Restaurants, Inc., today reported estimated U.S. blended same-store sales at company restaurants increased 4 percent during the four-week period ended March 23, 2002 (Period 3). For...