Industry News

Jack in the Box, Inc., operator and franchisor of Jack in the Box restaurants, reported that its same-store sales for the four-week period ended December 23 were flat compared with those reported...
Sonic Corp. reported results for the first quarter of its 2002 fiscal year, which ended November 30, 2001. The company's record first quarter revenues and profits reflected a significant...
Blimpie International, Inc., announced today that a majority of its shareholders approved the sale of the Company to a private investor group. The investor group will purchase all outstanding...
Burger King Corporation announced the addition of three new taste innovations to its menu at participating Burger King restaurants nationwide in order to satisfy customers' demand for variety....
Subway Restaurants announced the recent opening of its first franchisee training center in the People's Republic of China.

Located in the city of Beijing, the opening of this center...

Burger King restaurants nationwide are rolling out the new delicious Hickory Bacon Cheddar Burger to its menu, now through January 13, 2002. This limited-time-only sandwich is available in a size...
Panera Bread Company reported that systemwide comparable bakery-cafe sales increased 5.7 percent for the four weeks ended December 1, 2001. Systemwide comparable bakery-cafe sales for the quarter...
Burger King Corporation today announced that it will expand its relationship with the Coca-Cola Company offering Minute Maid 100% Florida orange juice in each of its 8,500 restaurants nationwide...
Jim Deering, president of Wingstop Restaurants, Inc., announced that the company broke two milestone records this month after landing contracts for eight new establishments in a single day and...
Burger King Corporation today announced that Matthew Carpenter, a twenty-seven-year-old "Lord of the Rings" fan and Burger King brand loyalist from Allison Park, Pennsylvania, is the grand prize...
Whataburger was part of the symbolic Olympic torch run this Tuesday in Austin when Whataburger president and COO Tim Taft carried the torch for part of its long journey to Salt Lake City.

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The Reuters news service noted that hamburger chain Jack in the Box, Inc., said on Tuesday it plans to spend $10 million over the next four years to bring its restaurants in compliance with the...
Papa John's International, Inc., announced domestic systemwide comparable sales declined 5.4 percent for the four weeks ended November 25, 2001, composed of a 3.9 percent decrease at franchised...
A special family of lions, with a ferocious appetite for books, will bring their love of reading and a colorful cast of characters to BOOK IT! Beginners, the Pizza Hut read-aloud program for...
Searching for that perfect holiday gift for a co-worker and not quite sure what to buy? Running out of time to find all the stocking stuffers for the kids? BURGER KING® gift certificates could be...
Worth magazine today named Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC), a nonprofit, 501(c)3 dedicated to improving the health and well being of children worldwide, one of "America's 100 Best...