Industry News

Buffalo Wild Wings-backed fast-casual pizza leader, PizzaRev, announced today the addition of restaurant industry veteran, Craig Hopkins, as the executive vice president of Franchising.

Hopkins...

A bagel and a smoothie might not seem like a natural pairing, but Bruegger’s Bagels and Jamba Juice are looking to build a relationship that benefits both brands.

“We had done some cobranding with...

Things are heating up at Del Taco this summer. The go-to favorite for fresh food fast, is now offering a mouthwatering mash-up of its signature Mexican and American flavors with the new Bacon Chipotle...

Saladworks, the nation's first and largest fresh-tossed salad restaurant chain, announced the hiring of a new distribution and procurement director, as well as a new social media/local store marketing (LSM...

For 15-year-old Michael Kincade, his dream of meeting Mike Trout, MVP center fielder for the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, got a little sweeter when Chronic Tacos helped fulfill his wish by donating the...

With the heat of the summer in full swing, The Original Brooklyn Water Bagel Co. launched a new menu on June 19, unveiling a refreshing line up of lunch sandwiches, coffee products, frozen drinks, and house...

Diners will have to wait until the end of 2016 to find calorie labels on all chain restaurant menus.

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) says that restaurants and other establishments will now...

Wienerschnitzel, the world’s largest hot dog chain, is celebrating its 54th anniversary and National Hot Dog Month by slashing the price of three classic hot dogs all day long on Sunday, July 19. On this...

East Coast Wings & Grill is spreading its wings to the Northeast and landing in Philadelphia with its new restaurant at 2539 Castor Avenue. As part of its strategic national franchise expansion, the new...

Tampa, Florida-based Little Greek Fresh Grill, a fast-casual Greek restaurant with an American influence, has opened locations in Coppell and North Dallas, Texas.

“We’re thrilled to open two more...

Izzo’s Illegal Burrito, the Louisiana-based restaurant concept specializing in Roll Your Own burritos and other Mexican specialties, today launched a new mobile and online ordering experience for guests...

Golden Chick, the Texas-based chicken chain that has prided itself on treating guests like family for the past 48 years, today announced plans to add 80 new locations in Houston and Beaumont by 2025.

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UFood Grill has named Bob DiBartolomeo as the vice president of franchise development and announced plans to open up to 100 new locations over the next four years in an aggressive domestic expansion program...

Year-over-year same-store sales are running hot at Taco John’s this summer. In April, the Mexican quick service restaurant chain experienced 9.6-percent growth while the quick service industry averaged a 1....

Dunkin’ Donuts, America’s all-day, everyday stop for coffee and baked goods, announced the signing of multiunit store development agreements with seven franchise groups to develop 51 new restaurants in...

Fish Consulting LLC, a national communications firm specializing in franchise public relations, announced today it has added four new clients to its growing roster including BIP Capital, Coverall North...