Industry News

Panasonic announced a number of new technologies for quick-service restaurants including the Panasonic digital drive thru, which brings the power of digital menu boards and integrated audio/video to the...

Domino's Pizza is offering customers a weeklong $5.99 large two-topping pizza carryout special from September 29–October 5, just in time for National Pizza Month.

“Now is the perfect time to take...

That a point-of-sales system can be a pivotal part of a guest’s experience at a quick-service restaurant isn’t a novel idea. But it’s rare to find a large national chain that takes that stance. New Orleans...

Calexico, the New York–based Mexican food favorite, has signed a major master franchise deal for the UAE and Bahrain. The brand has been expanding through a combination of company- and franchise-owned...

Today, SONIC Drive-In, the nation’s largest chain of drive-in restaurants, announced the return of its annual Limeades for Learning initiative. This national award-winning and voter-driven philanthropic...

Togo’s Eateries Inc. announced today it has completed the acquisition of 13 franchised restaurants in the East Bay and San Jose areas of California from company founder Mike Cobler. The acquisition brings...

Blast 825°, a fast-casual pizza restaurant, will celebrate the opening of its newest location in Roseville, California, with a week-long charity giving event culminating in a VIP Party on October 2 that is...

Every day, Tim Hortons team members serve millions of Canadians. As Tim Hortons faces a new era in the quick service restaurant industry, the company is launching a new campaign to help find more than 5,000...

Juice It Up!, one of the nation’s largest juice bar and smoothie franchises, has opened its newest location in Apple Valley, California. The store opens under the ownership of Shephard Shoppe Inc., co-...

Fatburger, known for its made-to-order burgers, and Buffalo’s Express, the chicken wing brand, have opened a co-branded location in Lake View Terrace. The sister brands give guests the opportunity to...

Georgia native and Uncle Maddio’s Pizza Joint franchisee Tyler Mobley has signed an agreement to open three Uncle Maddio’s Pizza Joint locations in Georgia, expanding the concept’s Georgia footprint to 16...

Little Greek Restaurant continues its growth and expansion in the Tampa Bay, Florida, area. At the end of September, Little Greek will open in Lithia Crossing in Valrico, Florida. With its strategic growth...

Roy Rogers Restaurants signed a development agreement with an area franchise group led by Dipen Desai. Desai, a seasoned restaurant operator of numerous franchised brands including Taco Bell and Dunkin’...

Now arriving at Carl’s Jr. and Hardee’s, the new Mile High Bacon Cheese Thickburger features thick-cut Applewood-smoked bacon piled sky high on top of a charbroiled Thickburger patty, along with American...

Groupon announced several additions to its Deal Builder tool for merchants that expand the platform to include restaurants and provide all businesses with greater control over the appearance and structure...

Cutting costs can be key to the survival of a restaurant operator, but not all are aware of the best options to do so. A recently released survey conducted by purchasing partner Consolidated Concepts found...