Industry News

We’re a nation of snackers and grazers, no doubt—the uptick in the between-meal daypart and the growth of non-entrée menu items is well documented by foodservice analysts and restaurant operators alike....

Little Caesars Pizza, home of the $5 HOT-N-READY pizza, is bringing two classic flavors, soft pretzel and pizza, together for a limited time. From September 1 through October 26, the Soft Pretzel Crust...

The nation’s largest steak-buffet chain, which includes Ryan’s, HomeTown Buffet, and Old Country Buffet, is now offering beverages to go. The family-style restaurants that focus primarily on dine-in...

Uncle Maddio's is getting ready to open its first Virginia location on Saturday, August 30, in Dulles within the Washington, D.C., area. The restaurant is located at the Dulles 28 Centre in Loudoun County,...

Wienerschnitzel is giving guests even more chances to win big during its fifth-annual Cash in on a Corn Dog sweepstakes. Beginning August 25, just by purchasing a fan-favorite corn dog, guests can rake in...

Muscle Maker Grill, a fast-casual restaurant franchise that serves freshly prepared meals with its guests’ health in mind, announces it will open 22 new locations throughout the country, which will raise...

The wait is finally over for pizza lovers throughout the Old Line State, as Maryland’s first Pie Five Pizza Co. restaurant is set to open in Frederick this week.

Area residents will officially...

In its second year as the official restaurant sponsor of the National Football League (NFL), McDonald's is celebrating football fans' love for the game with a new mindset of tailgating and exclusive...

September is prime pumpkin season at Dunkin’ Donuts. Leading the autumn array are new Pumpkin Crème Brulee Coffee and Lattes, which are available hot or iced, featuring the flavors of pumpkin and vanilla...

Fatburger is expanding further with its first location in India opening in Delhi, the largest city in India. With over 155 locations around the globe, the gourmet burger franchise continues to bring its...

ShopHouse Southeast Asian Kitchen, the Southeast Asian restaurant created by Chipotle Mexican Grill, will open the doors to its newest location at 10300 Little Patuxent Parkway, in Columbia, Maryland, on...

Global Franchise Group (GFG) LLC, the strategic brand management company and franchisor of Great American Cookies, Pretzelmaker, Marble Slab Creamery, and MaggieMoo’s Ice Cream & Treatery, announced...

An agreement was reached to create the world’s third largest quick-service restaurant company. Tim Hortons Inc. and Burger King Worldwide Inc. announced a definitive agreement under which the two companies...

Red Mango is readying for its first winter with the newly launched café prototype that may bring the brand more traffic despite the colder weather.

“We follow industry averages in terms of how our...

Bojangles’ named the recipients of its 2014 Bojangles’ Scholarship Award, created in memory of the company’s cofounder, Jack Fulk. The $1,000 scholarships will support six Bojangles’ team members and three...

Buffalo Wild Wings Inc. announced it has made a majority investment in Rusty Taco Inc., which owns and operates Rusty Taco restaurants and is headquartered in Dallas, Texas. Rusty Taco features a menu of...