Industry News

Wendy's International, Incannounced today continuing strong sales trends in June and robust sales results for the second quarter. The company also announced the sale of its Tim Hortons subsidiary...
The Togo's sandwich chain is introducing three new sandwich spreads— Honey Dijon, a mustard with just a hint of horseradish; an Herb Mayo spread with a savory blend of fresh garlic, basil,...
Burger King Corporation said that it expects the sale of the 50 millionth Chicken Whopper sandwich to happen sometimes today at a Burger King restaurant.

The Chicken Whopper and Chicken...

Yum! Brands, Inc. today confirmed that ongoing operating EPS for the second quarter would be at the high end of the previously forecasted range of $0.42 to $0.44 ($0.83 to $0.87 prior to the...
Schlotzsky's Inc today announced that it has obtained commitments for two real estate mortgage-secured bank financings totaling $10.0 million, which will enable the company to retire its...
CKE Restaurants, Inc. announced today that it has been selected for inclusion in the Russell 3000 Index, according to a preliminary list issued by the Frank Russell Company. The newly...
According to an Associated Press report filed yesterday evening, Cinnabon Inc.'s president Gregg A. Kaplan resigned to pursue new business opportunities.

Until a new president is brought on...

In a move that McDonald's spokesmen says proves the company's continuing efforts to provide its customer with variety and non-traditional foods, the world's number one restaurant chain entered...
Yesterday Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc. announced t the acquisition of the Toledo, Ohio, market. The company has agreed to purchase the rights, as well as the associated assets from an area...
Deerfield Beach, Fla--June 25, 2002--Health Express USA , has opened its second Healthy Bites Grill quick-service restaurant in Boca Raton, Florida, a prototype unit that will serve as a training...
Chicago— June 25, 2002—SAP AG today announced at Retail Systems 2002 Conference...
San Diego, Ca.—Recently two of Jack in the Box's ads earned one of advertising's top honors, the Gold EFFIE presented by the New York American Marketing Association,. The two campaigns—"Larry the...
Santa Barbara, Calif.—June 24, 2002— CKE Restaurants, Inc., operator and franchiser of over three thousand-four hundred restaurants in the United States and internationally, introduced today...
Steak n Shake Company announced that on June 24th, it will open its 400th restaurant at 11665 Commercial Drive in Fishers, Indiana. Several activities are planned to recognize this important...
Atlanta, GA—June 20, 2002—Dow Jones Newservice reported today that Royal Capital Corp. has become the largest franchisee of Church's Chicken by purchasing fifty-seven additional...