Industry News

Net Element’s subsidiary, Aptito LLC, today unveiled version 2.3 of its cloud-based mobile point-of-sale platform (“MPOS”). This all-in-one restaurant and bar POS software solution helps restaurants reduce...

North Carolina diners looking for affordable, fresh, fast-casual fare now have a new option. Atlanta–based Fresh To Order brings its “fast-fine” dining concept to the Tar Heel State with its first opening...

Crushed Red, a progressive Urban Bake and Chop Shop concept out of St. Louis dishing up chopped-to-order salads and artisan-crafted whole-grain pizzas in an elevated fast-casual atmosphere, announced it has...

Creamistry announced a Valentine’s Day promotion, which includes an enticing new flavor and special gifts that will brighten anyone’s special holiday. Creamistry will also be opening its newest location in...

An innovative adhesive developed by tech innovator Battelle and snack giant Mondelēz International combines high self-adhesion with low tack for a product that is easy to use, easy to apply, consistent, and...

For the first time, McDonald’s customers in Latin America can shake some cheddar flavor onto their fries in honor of Penguins of Madagascar, the animated movie about a team of cheese-loving...

Newk’s Eatery will be unveiling three new, gourmet-inspired entrées featuring sushi-grade Ahi Tuna and whole, succulent shrimp—ideal for seafood lovers, as well as those looking for healthful, flavorful...

VertsKebap, a rapidly growing fast-casual restaurant based in Austin, Texas, announced today it has named independent Dallas advertising agency Firehouse as its creative agency of record, effective...

McDonald’s one-minute “Pay with Lovin’” ad, which aired during the 2nd quarter, is one of the top-scoring ads so far this Super Bowl, according to Ace Metrix, the standard in television and video...

Juice It Up!, a leading raw juice bar and hand-crafted smoothie franchise, has officially opened its newest Irvine, California, location. This is the third location in Irvine, and the first operating under...

The new Santa Rosa location of Pieology Pizzeria will officially open on Friday, February 6. Pieology Santa Rosa is located at 2280 Mendocino Avenue at Mendocino Marketplace, to the left of Starbucks in the...

Fatburger, known for its made-to-order burgers, adds limited-time items to its menu. Guests can now enjoy Fatburger’s special Thousand Island Burger, as well as a creamy and decadent Chocolate Dipped...

Captain D's reached a record-breaking average unit volume and a fourth-quarter same-store sales increase of 5.7 percent at the end of 2014. The company's average-unit-volume growth marks the second year its...

The National Restaurant Association’s (NRA) president and CEO Dawn Sweeney was named one of 2015’s “Most Powerful People in Food” by the...

Baskin-Robbins is offering guests a lineup of sweet frozen treats to celebrate Valentine’s Day this year, including its February Flavor of the Month, Love Potion #31. This Baskin-Robbins classic, which is...