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Chicken Salad Chick announced today that guests will be able to sample all three Pick a New Chick contest finalists. The three flavors, Dill-icious Diva, Curry Queen, and Southwest Senorita, will be...

Coconut’s Fish Café, the home of Hawaii’s favorite fresh fish tacos, is partnering with the Maui Humane Society to celebrate its sixth anniversary and Coconut the cat’s 14th birthday.

To celebrate...

One of Orlando’s world-famous tourist destinations announced a major development to the corner of International Drive and Sand Lake Road.

The signature “French fry box” McDonald’s restaurant is being...

The fast-casual pizza segment has gone from nowhere to seemingly everywhere with head-spinning speed. And while a band of start-ups have debuted in the past few years, Donatos Pizza, the leading pizza chain...

Juice It Up!, a premier raw juice bar and hand-crafted smoothie franchise, announced solid same-store sales and average unit volume growth of 3 percent in the first quarter of 2015, compared to the first...

Russo’s Restaurants, which includes Russo’s New York Pizzeria as well as Russo’s Coal-Fired Italian Kitchen, announced the appointment of Steve Hubbard as its new director of operations.

In his new...

Recognized as Angel Stadium’s top-performing food vendor, Chronic Tacos has become a park staple for baseball fans in Anaheim, California. Kicking off another season, Chronic Tacos is partnering with the...

In early April, Amsterdam Falafelshop rolled out its first-ever pairing menu. Each menu special has a counterpart, based on flavor notes and tastes. But rather than pairing with wine, beer, or other spirit...

It's the industry's biggest report: the QSR 50, your annual run-down of the best-performing U.S. quick-service brands. The top 50 companies ranked by U.S. systemwide sales, along with an additional 15...

Following this week’s announcement that The Halal Guys hired former Qdoba VP of human resources and training, Mike Speck, as COO, comes the hiring of two strong operations and training professionals to the...

Currito has announced it has made its digital rewards program available on Android phones’ native digital wallet app, Google Wallet. The Cincinnati-based chain has already enabled iPhone users to save their...

Dunkin’ Donuts announced today the signing of a multi-unit store development agreement with new franchise group, Legacy Concepts LLC, to develop 10 new restaurants in Minneapolis, Minnesota, and the...

Caribou Coffee has awarded Boelter Companies with its Supplier of the Year award for partnership in providing outstanding service, supply, innovation, and project management to Caribou. Boelter Companies is...

McAlister's Deli announced today the return of its popular Pecanberry Salad, available for a limited time in its more than 340 restaurants nationwide. To celebrate the return of seasonal menu items as well...

The Halal Guys, the American Halal street food concept with over 200 new corporate and franchise restaurants in development, has hired Mike Speck as the company’s new chief operating officer. Speck is a 25-...

Saladworks, the nation’s first and largest fresh-tossed salad franchise concept, announces a new spring seasonal salad, the Spring Noodle Salad. This salad will be hand tossed and made to order in all ...