Industry News

Fazoli’s franchised and company restaurants in March reported year-over-year sales increases of nearly seven percent, far outpacing their quick-service and fast-casual...

As consumer interest in healthy dining options continues to rise, so does the presence of fruit on U.S. menus, and new research from Technomic shows blueberries – a fruit...

Heatcraft Worldwide Refrigeration, a provider of commercial refrigeration components and systems, is expanding its unit cooler product line by launching a new low temperature...

There are certain things about the restaurant business that will never change. Food will always need to be prepared. Customers will always have their favorite booth or table....

Hungry Howie’s Pizza is expanding its national presence with its first restaurant in the state of New York in the Bronx neighborhood of New...

As the healthy lifestyle movement has swept through the U.S., forcing many quick serves to re-evaluate their menus, buffet-style concepts where quantity is the definition of value have been stuck in a...

As part of its efforts to support sustainability practices in the foodservice industry, the National Restaurant Association (NRA) announced it has joined Share the Gulf, a coalition of chefs, restaurateurs...

Perdue Foodservice offers low-fat and low-sodium turkey products that add flavor and protein to a meal while meeting consumer demand for nutritious, healthy options.With low-sodium Perdue poultry products,...

Global hamburger franchise Johnny Rockets was featured on the latest episode of TNT’s new reality series, “Inside Job.” Each week on “Inside Job,” one of America's...

First Data Corporation, a leader in payment technology and services solutions,  released its First Data SpendTrend analysis for March 1–31, 2014, compared to March 2–April 1, 2013. ...

Villa Enterprises, a global multi-brand restaurant operator and franchisor, announced it has signed a deal with Chicago-based General Growth Properties Inc. to open 40 Villa Italian Kitchen quick-serve...

Del Taco announced three of its franchisees received Multi-Unit Franchisee Magazine’s Annual MVP (Most Valuable Performer) Awards. The industry-wide awards recognize “the power...

KFC turned to moms for an online survey on consumer preference for family meals conducted with the help of Wakefield Research. Of the 1,000 respondents, all of whom had children under the age of 17 living...

In the spirit of making life “Lotz Better,” Schlotzsky’s wants to ease tax day stress for consumers. On April 15, the chain will offer a free small The Original sandwich to infuse some of...

The National Restaurant Association (NRA) announced the full lineup for the inaugural Restaurant Finance Summit, an event connecting top foodservice financial executives with Wall Street analysts,...

Charley’s Grilled Subs and Charleys Philly Steaks restaurant concepts are spicing up their menus with a Cajun Chicken limited-time offer sandwich.

The Cajun Chicken sandwich will be offered at...