Industry News

Today, Rita’s Italian Ice, the world’s largest Italian Ice concept with more than 600 stores, officially announced it will enter the convenience and gas channel nationwide with two area development...

Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen is bringing juicy, delicious fun to any meal with Rip’n Chick’n, which is back by popular demand. Rip’n Chick’n is the ultimate portable experience: a whole chicken breast, cut...

Dallas-based Pie Five Pizza just expanded its piece of the pie. The brand known for artisan pizzas, handcrafted with farm fresh ingredients, and baked with lightning speed announced a new development deal...

by CHLOE. (located at 185 Bleecker Street) opens in New York City, bringing 100 percent vegan, plant-based dining to the heart of the West Village. Chef and partner Chloe Coscarelli has crafted a menu...

Pieology Pizzeria today announced that its Koreatown location in Los Angeles has officially opened. Pieology Koreatown features the new environmental décor package and custom salad program. A proven...

Orange Leaf Frozen Yogurt inspires thoughts of sharing stories around campfires while building s’mores with the introduction of Toasted Marshmallow frozen yogurt to its wide assortment of flavors. This new...

UFood Grill, the award-winning fast-casual franchise where “delicious meets nutritious,” today announced that the company has partnered with VetFran, a program that helps U.S. Military veterans locate...

In honor of National Chicken Wing Day on July 29, East Coast Wings & Grill will be offering guests nationwide six free chicken wings of America’s favorite flavor, with the purchase of any entrée.

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The National Restaurant Association (NRA) announced its award-winning Kids LiveWell initiative is marking its four-year anniversary this month with a growing list of restaurants offering healthful children’...

No matter what kind of day you’ve had, you can always count on a bowl of macaroni and cheese to cheer you up. Soon, thanks to a recently launched franchise expansion initiative, Sweet Lorraine’s Fabulous...

Unified Office Inc., a managed services provider offering hybrid cloud-based virtual communications services and business analytics, announced today that Dufficy Enterprises, a Domino’s franchisee with...

Portlanders got their first taste of the award-winning, healthy soup recipes made popular by Zoup! just over a year ago.

Now, franchisee Brian Carney and his parents Dave and Alex Carney, are opening...

Foodservice industry traffic hit its highest level in six years and higher average eater checks fueled a 3-percent increase in consumer spending at U.S. restaurants and foodservice outlets in the year...

Crowdsourcing flavors and launching new items based on a popular vote might seem a tricky venture, but in some cases the reward is worth the risk.

Wing Zone is a proponent of these less conventional...

Bojangles’ Inc. announced that Jayson Romeo has been named vice president of information technology and strategic planning for Bojangles’ Restaurants Inc. In his new role, Romeo is responsible for...

Arby’s introduced today its take on the famous Italian sandwich with a meat-centric masterpiece. The new Loaded Italian Sandwich at Arby’s features thinly sliced ham, salami, and pepperoni with melted...