Industry News

This spring Dunkin’ Donuts is introducing guacamole to its nationwide menu for the first time in brand history with the new Bacon Guacamole Flatbread Sandwich. The new sandwich, available now through May at...

Fast-casual restaurant franchise, Freddy’s Frozen Custard & Steakburgers, will opens its 150th location on Tuesday, April 28 in Loveland, Colorado. Freddy Simon, the restaurant’s 90-year-old cofounder...

Uncle Maddio’s Pizza Joint continues its aggressive Florida expansion and will soon enter the Orlando market. Existing Tallahassee franchisee Michael Holmes has signed an agreement to build three units in...

Leading hospitality surveillance and loss prevention provider DTT, one of the fastest growing companies in the industry, has announced the addition of two new members to its management team. Dan Pulskamp...

On Friday, May 1, Pie Five opens its 45th location in Lewisville in north Texas. Starting at 11 a.m. pizza lovers in Castle Hills will be able to savor their own personal pizza creations, created...

Smoked meat aficionados across America are in for another treat from Arby's, which returned to the same family-owned smokehouse in Texas, that last year helped bring the now-famous 13-hour Smokehouse...

Captain D’s announced it is experiencing continued success with 4.94 percent same-store-sales growth for the first quarter of 2015. This success is due in part to the company’s new grilled menu, which...

Hungry Howie’s Pizza is continuing its expansion in Louisiana, opening its newest location in Gretna on Wednesday, April 29. Franchisee, Ray Williams Jr., continues his expansion across the state with this...

Menchie’s, offering high-quality, self-serve frozen yogurt, has opened its newest store in Austin, Texas.

To celebrate the opening, Menchie’s will have a seven-day grand opening celebration from...

The Chickery, founded in 2012 by celebrity chef David Adjey of Food Network fame, has inked a deal to open five units in non-traditional units across Toronto, the first of which will open in Mt. Sinai...

Chipotle Mexican Grill has achieved its goal of moving to only non-GMO ingredients to make all of the food in its U.S. restaurants, including all of the food at its Asian restaurant concept, ShopHouse...

When Tim Tebow signed with the Philadelphia Eagles, Philly Pretzel Factory tweeted a photo of a pretzel shaped like the iconic “Tebowing” kneel directly to the former Heisman Trophy winner. Fans retweeted...

Some residents of Provence, a region in the South of France, have a philosophy about recognizing the joy of life by slowing down, savoring each meal, and cherishing time with family and friends. La...

Harbor Wholesale Foods of Lacey, Washington, announces a five-year distribution agreement with restaurant chain Subway Restaurants, serving 400-plus stores throughout western Washington and southeast Alaska...

Tropical Smoothie Café introduces its new LTO line of Luau Sliders and Mojito Smoothies. The savory and sweet menu offerings can be enjoyed starting April 27, and will continue through June 28.

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Chipotle Mexican Grill announces that its mobile application for iPhone has been updated and optimized for the just-released Apple Watch. Using Chipotle for Apple Watch, existing users will be able to order...