Industry News

Jim Deering, president of Wingstop Restaurants, Inc., announced that the chicken wing chain will open two more locations in San Antonio on Wednesday, November 28, bringing the city's total to...
CKE Restaurant Group Inc., operator of the Carl's Jr. and Hardee's chains, on Monday said it plans to acquire Santa Barbara Restaurant Group Inc. in a stock deal valued at more than $60 million...
Sydran, the third largest franchise operator of Burger King restaurants, today announced it completed a financial restructuring with participation from Burger King Corporation. The restructuring...
McDonald’s and Toys "R" Us are inviting customers to take a walk down "Animal Alley" this holiday season and celebrate the introduction of a new one-of-a-kind Happy Meal.

The McDonald’s in-...

Burger King Corporation and online marketplace eBay announced their intention to enter into a multi-year agreement. The strategic alliance between the two companies will create the first Internet...
Tastee-Freez adopted a new national slogan at its annual national advertising meeting in Utica, Michigan.

The new slogan, “Sweet Sensations, Hot Temptations,” reflects the diverse menu...

In their ongoing effort to help the families of victims of the September 11 attacks, 185 Burger King restaurants in the metro New York area will present a check to the "Families of Freedom"...
Burger King Corporation has awarded McCaffery Ratner Gottlieb...
Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc., opened its westernmost store to date in the continental United States today in Daly City, just south of San Francisco.

Located at 1575 Sullivan Ave. off Highway...

Pledging to re-energize the Rally's brand there, SETLA, LLC, an affiliate of ALTES, LLC, today announced that it has acquired sixty Rally's Hamburgers restaurants in the Cleveland, Dayton and...
Papa John's International, Inc., announced that domestic systemwide comparable sales declined 3.9 percent for the four weeks ended October 28, 2001, composed of a 2.3 percent decrease at...
Eating a gooey cinnamon roll is always a treat, but at T. J. Cinnamons from November 12 to January 15, purchasing cinnamon rolls will leave customers with more than a satisfied sweet tooth.

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In 1967 Truett Cathy opened the doors to the first Chick-fil-A® eatery in Atlanta's Greenbriar Mall. Today--34 years to the month and countless chicken sandwiches later--the chain's founder is...
Little Caesar Enterprises, Inc., today announced a new agreement with its franchisees, one which the chain says places it at the forefront of the industry by creating the most cooperative and...
Tricon Global Restaurants, Inc., today reported estimated U.S. blended same-store sales at company restaurants increased 1 percent during the four-week period ended November 3, 2001 (Period 11)....