Industry News

McAlister's Deli, a fast-casual restaurant, announced it has partnered with several lenders for franchise expansion nationwide. First Franchise Capital, Balboa Capital, and Franchise America Finance...

Pizza Inn Holdings Inc. announced several important additions to its leadership team as the international pizza chain and its rapidly growing fast-casual concept, Pie Five Pizza, continue their expansion....

Auntie Anne's continues its growth in nontraditional venues with the grand opening of a new location at the Maryland House Travel Plaza along I-95 in Hartford County, Maryland.

The grand opening...

Dunkin’ Brands, the parent company of Dunkin’ Donuts and Baskin-Robbins, announced the signing of a multiunit store development agreement with new franchise group, BG&E Investments, to...

Teatulia Organic Teas announced the launch of its 100 percent organic, fresh-brewed iced tea line. The line of iced teas was unveiled at the National Association of College & University Food Services...

Garbanzo Mediterranean Grill, a Denver-based fast casual featuring healthy Mediterranean cuisine, will celebrate the opening of its first Connecticut location on Thursday, March 20, at Evergreen Walk in...

A new study by Culinary Visions Panel surveyed culinary educators and students about topics, techniques, and trends that are being taught in culinary schools around the country. 

Roy Rogers announces the introduction of All You Can Eat Pancake Weekends for $1.99, available to dine-in customers every Saturday and Sunday morning through May 25.

GreenBlue’s Sustainable Packaging Coalition announced that McDonald’s USA will be the newest participant in its How2Recycle Label Program. A member of the SPC since...

Homestyle Dining, parent company of Bonanza, Ponderosa Steakhouse restaurants, announced that John Kelly has joined the company as vice president of marketing. Kelly will lead the...

Orion Food Systems announced that Steve Watkins, has been promoted to CEO of Orion Food Systems, the international food service provider of leading brands such as Hot Stuff Pizza...

The inspirational late president and CEO of the Women’s Foodservice Forum, Fritzi Pikes Woods, has received two special honors at the 2014 Annual Leadership and Development...

Atlanta-based fast casual franchise, Uncle Maddio’s Pizza Joint, welcomes the newest member of its executive team Scott Goodrich, vice president of field operations and...

LBP Manufacturing Inc. has expanded the Twin Lock portfolio to include the new Twin Lock Look. The brand has taken all the features from the original – the locks, vents, and...

Beau Delicious! International, the franchisor of Café Yumm! restaurants and manufacturer of food products including the popular Yumm! Sauce, has been named to Inc. Magazine’...