Industry News

Pieology Pizzeria is announcing that it has opened its 60th restaurant, with its newest location in Rancho Cordova, California.

“Since its founding in 2011, Pieology has followed a unique...

Fatburger has opened a second Doha, Qatar, location in the food court of the city’s brand new shopping center, the Gulf Mall. This will be franchisee Khalifa Alsowaidi’s second Fatburger location in the...

Coconut’s Fish Cafe announced the opening of its second Scottsdale, Arizona location. Located at the intersection of Scottsdale Rd. and East Shea Blvd. in the Shea Scottsdale East Shopping Center, the new...

Dehydrated, salted meat snacks have been around for more than 400 years, but consumers are now looking anew at these savory snacks as a convenient source of protein and more healthful snack option, finds ...

Sysco Corporation announced that it has terminated its merger agreement with US Foods, days after the U.S. District Court in Washington, D.C., granted the Federal Trade Commission’s request for a...

Uncle Maddio’s Pizza Joint continues to dominate the Atlanta-area fast-casual pizza scene as it opens another restaurant in Smyrna, Georgia, on July 10. The Atlanta-based build-your-own pizza concept will...

With fried chicken and waffles making an appearance on menus all over the country, Church’s Chicken will bring back by popular demand its delectable Chicken & Waffle Bites meal nationwide starting June...

Hot dogs are one of the classic tastes of summer and, this year, The Krystal Company is ensuring every hot dog comes at a hot deal. The brand famous for its signature Krystals, Pups, and Chiks is...

Noodles & Company today announced that Mark A. Mears will be joining Noodles & Company as its executive vice president and chief marketing officer effective July 20, 2015. Mr. Mears has more than 20...

Summer is for lovers—pizza lovers. Ditch boring barbecue for Pie Five Pizza Co.’s new Carolina Golden BBQ Pie. The Pie Five pie-intists created the new pizza piled high with smoky pulled pork, crisp diced...

During an exclusive webinar earlier this week, chefs, operators, and industry researchers came together to discuss how to thoughtfully add Asian flair to restaurant menus across the industry. In the hour-...

Foodservice industry entrepreneur and Randell Manufacturing founder Paul DeLorenzo passed away June 7 at the age of 87.

Born in Lorenzago, Italy, DeLorenzo moved to Detroit, Michigan, at the age of...

Krispy Kreme is celebrating its 78th Birthday with a special gift for its U.S. fans.  Friday, July 10, 2015, guests can stop into a participating Krispy Kreme U.S. shop and pick up a dozen...

Pancheros Mexican Grill, a Midwest-based fast-casual Mexican restaurant, is making its West Coast debut in California with two new locations in the City of Industry and Fremont. The new locations mark an...

Menchie’s has opened its hallmark 500th store in Saratoga, New York, with seasoned franchisee, Brian Trager, who owns four other locations in the New York area.

To celebrate the opening, ...

YO! Sushi, the wildly popular international Japanese restaurant brand, which already operates 86 branches worldwide, has opened its second U.S. location at Westfield Garden State Plaza in Paramus, New...