Industry News

This spring, U.S. Foods is taking some of the most distinctly American recipes to the next level with the introduction of its latest Scoop product line-up. From the Chef’s Line Belly Burger and Cross Valley...

Chef Anthony Carron and partners' 800 Degrees Neapolitan Pizzeria has partnered with Tokyo-based Lumine Co Ltd with a multi-unit agreement to open pizzerias across Japan. This is the first international...

World-class celebrity chefs dish out their culinary expertise at the World Culinary Showcase at this year’s 2015 National Restaurant Association Restaurant, Hotel-Motel Show,and BAR at the NRA Show (...

Taco Bueno broke ground today on the first of three new restaurants planned to open in Colorado Springs, Colorado, this year. In total, the three locations are anticipated to add more than 100 jobs in the...

Crushed Red, a franchise dishing up chopped-to-order salads and artisan-crafted whole-grain pizzas in an elevated fast-casual atmosphere, announced today the introduction of a new seasonal salad creation to...

One of the first in the franchise system to receive the remodel, the Chronic Tacos location in Saugus, California, will open the doors to a newly renovated restaurant on March 14, 2015. Although the...

McDonald’s USA announced new menu sourcing initiatives including only sourcing chicken raised without antibiotics that are important to human medicine.

In addition, McDonald’s U.S. restaurants will...

Your Pie, the originator of the down-the-line pizza category, will hold the brand’s seventh annual celebration of Pi(e) Day on March 14. The holiday honoring pi (or π), the mathematical symbol that gives...

Juice It Up!, a leader in the raw juice bar and hand-crafted smoothie segment, will open its first Oregon location in the Tanasbourne Shops in Hillsboro. This will be the first of three locations that...

Yalla Mediterranean, the newly launched fast-casual concept focused on fresh, healthy, and flavorful Mediterranean fare cooked to order, announced a Catering Menu and a Family Style Carry-Out Meal. Created...

Local restaurant and nightlife group Boston Nightlife Ventures announced that a new flagship location of Griddler’s Burgers and Dogs at 134 Boylston St. will open Monday, March 9. The new location, which...

KFC has been named the Most Trusted Quick-Service Restaurant Brand in India, ahead of all other Indian and global quick-service restaurant brands, by the Brand Trust Report 2015 study. KFC also ranked as...

Italy has brought us masterpieces like the Leaning Tower of Pisa, Michelangelo’s “David”, the Roman Colosseum, and the canals of Venice. Now, Schlotzsky’s is debuting their own take on Italian with the...

Noodles & Company announced that Gretchen Paules has joined its team as vice president of field marketing, where she will oversee all field marketing support, including franchise marketing.

“As a...

Pizza Patrón promoted Victor Vazquez to vice president of business development. Vazquez will focus on both domestic growth strategies and international expansion.

“Victor is a proven business leader...

Great Wraps announced that its new prototype, Great Wraps Grill, will soon have airport locations. Great Wraps Grill features a new modern design, an expanded chef-created menu, and refined operations that...