Industry News

Krispy Kreme’s sweet assortment of Valentine Doughnuts featuring Hearts, Hug (O-shaped), Kiss (X-shaped), and the new Luv Bug doughnuts are available January 26, 2015...

Starting this month, the premium pizza buffet chain is introducing an assortment of creative customer promotions including a game day special pizza promotion, free food for kids on Valentine’s Day, a 99...

Fatburger and its sister brand Buffalo’s Express have opened a new location in The Streets of Brentwood shopping center.

“The Streets of Brentwood is the perfect location for our sister brands to...

As part of Whataburger’s ongoing commitment to freshness, quality and customer service, 121 Whataburger restaurants have emerged as semifinalists in the company’s “WhataGames” competition: a contest...

Firehouse Subs debuted its first national television advertising campaign earlier this year. Featuring the brand’s founding brothers, Robin and Chris Sorensen, the campaign seeks to highlight Firehouse Subs...

PizzaRev announced today an agreement with restaurateurs Marc Phaneuf, Jr. and Marc Phaneuf, Sr., to bring Los Angeles' build-your-own pizza concept to Boston. The...

Baskin-Robbins, the world’s largest chain of ice cream specialty shops, announced today that it is expanding its presence in Louisville, Kentucky, with new and existing franchisees. The brand marked its...

Blast 825°, a quick-fired pizza restaurant, will celebrate the opening of its newest location in Rocklin, California at 5198 Commons Dr. with a pizza party on Wednesday, January 28. The headliner of the...

United States Healthful Food Council (USHFC) announced today that Taziki's Mediterranean Cafe has become the first national franchise to achieve REAL Certification, the emerging national standard for...

Believing Boston is ripe for an alternative to the conventional fast food offerings, Great Wraps franchisee Fred Gamble and partners are seeking real estate that will introduce the fast-casual brand to the...

Known for its authentic New York bagels, The Original Brooklyn Water Bagel Co. is kicking off the New Year with an official announcement of plans for further expansion in South Florida, including the “...

The National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation (NRAEF) announced today the debut of the Food and Beverage Service Competency Model – the first-ever competency model designed expressly for the...

Barberitos Franchising Inc. announced exponential sales growth for the year 2014. Barberitos has experienced its best year for sales growth in the history of the company. In the year of 2014, the company...

From January 1 through April 30, Pizza Patrón is bringing back last year’s highly successful “Any 3 for $6.99” campaign. Strategically timed for game watching parties, the offer allows customers to buy any...

Fazoli’s franchisees broke more than two-dozen weekly sales records during the last three months of 2014. The premium Italian quick-service chain has had positive franchise comp sales 54 of the last 57...

Tropical Smoothie Café, the fast-casual café concept known for its better-for-you food and smoothies with a tropical twist, announced today its year-end results. The brand celebrated a strong year of growth...