Industry News

Tricon Global Restaurants, Inc., reported estimated U.S. blended same-store sales at company restaurants increased 2 percent during the four-week period ended December 1, 2001 (Period 12).

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Santa is getting a little help this year as Domino’s Pizza joins with K-B Toys to spread the Holiday cheer by giving a creative gift combination: pizza and toys.

Throughout December, Domino'...

Jack in the Box Inc., operator and franchiser of Jack in the Box restaurants, today reported that same-store sales for its second four-week period ended November 25 grew 1.1 percent on top of a 4...
White Castle opens its newest location in the Chicago area on Monday, December 3, 2001 with a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 9 a.m. The store is located at 76 South Randall Road in Batavia, Illinois...
Subway announced its first location at the United States Air Force Academy, located on the academy's campus in Colorado Springs, Colorado. This restaurant is an important step, according to the...
Franchisee Mark Laxton, a ten-year operator of drive-in restaurants with another chain, has become a pioneer of sorts by opening the first co-brand A...
Pizza Inn, Inc., announced the successful completion of the relocation of its corporate office, distribution center, training facilities, and test kitchen. The new facilities, which include a 100...
This holiday season, McDonald's says it will help customers turn gift giving into college savings, thanks to the chain's new "Save-For College" campaign tied to Upromise, a new service connecting...
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"...