Industry News

Glazed and Infused, the artisan doughnut shop from Scott Harris’s Francesca’s Restaurant Group, proudly announces the opening of its sixth location on Wednesday, April 22, within the lobby of the 222 N....

Bowl of Heaven—the innovative, health-casual concept featuring delicious açaí bowls, smoothies, and cold-pressed juices made with plant protein and super food ingredients—opened another franchise store this...

Samurai Noodle is excited to announce the opening of its first Texas location.  Samurai Noodle looks forward to serving the Houston, Texas community high-quality, hand-made Japanese ramen. Thomas Tang,...

The Restaurant Loss Prevention & Security Association (RLPSA) is hosting a free one-day workshop focused on crime activity against quick-service and casual dining restaurants, as well as other...

While operators continue to adapt to suit the preferences of Millennials, a new generation is beginning to make waves.

Gen Z’s may still be young, but the most recent Cassandra Report released by the...

Corner Bakery Cafe, a fast casual restaurant concept known for its ingredient-inspired menu and neighborhood cafe atmosphere, is off to a fast start in the second quarter with the announcement of a 13-...

Today, Carl’s Jr. and Hardee’s will help satisfy morning munchies with a new breakfast item: the Mile High Bacon, Egg & Cheese Biscuit, now available at both chains. The new breakfast item features a...

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...