Industry News

Friendly’s Ice Cream LLC, operator of Friendly’s restaurants and a manufacturer of ice cream products distributed in more than 8,000 retail outlets, announced the appointment of Randy Davis, a marketing...

Corner Bakery Cafe announced its seventh year of partnership with Share Our Strength’s Dine Out For No Kid Hungry to help end childhood hunger in America.

From September 1 to September 28, Corner...

The strength and marketing clout of major and small restaurant chains kept total restaurant industry traffic flat instead of declining in the April/May/June quarter, while visits to independent restaurants...

As Dunkin’ Donuts continues its national, westward expansion, the brand is unveiling a new Rainforest Alliance Certified Dark Roast Coffee. The new Dark Roast, developed by Dunkin’ Donuts’ Coffee Excellence...

Rational customers get more than technology‑they also get cooking support. The market leader helps its customers to continuously improve the quality and processes in the kitchen. Rational is a partner and...

If you blink, you might miss it: Quick-serve restaurants have slowly set out to tackle the next social media marketing platform, the photo messaging smartphone app known as Snapchat. The app’s disappearing...

Nine out of 10 restaurant employees say they are proud to work in the restaurant industry, while three-quarters believe the industry offers them a strong career path and upward mobility, according to a new...

Most Americans would agree that eating healthfully should be a priority in their daily life, but what truly drives consumers to choose healthy items over the potentially more enticing, yet unhealthy options...

Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen announced its title sponsorship of one of college football’s newest bowl games, the Bahamas Bowl. The Popeyes Bahamas Bowl will be played December 24, 2014, in Nassau, Bahamas...

Wayback Burgers, a Connecticut-based franchise with more than 80 locations nationwide, announced it will be hosting its 7th annual Triple Triple Burger Eating Contest on September 18. The Triple Triple...

The recently developed Joseph S. and Theresa R. Bruno Cancer Center, located at St. Vincent’s Health System in Birmingham, Alabama, now features the first ever off-site extension of the popular fast-casual...

Capriotti’s Sandwich Shop opened the doors to its latest 24-hour Las Vegas location on Craig Road. Sandwich lovers have a reason to celebrate as the 32nd Las Vegas Capriotti’s will continue the...

Au Bon Pain announced its fall seasonal menu items available at U.S. cafés. The new menu options, available through November 2, will include an assortment of pumpkin bakery items, beverages, pastries,...

Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen unveiled the $5 Bonafide Big Box, a full-sized meal that includes either two pieces of Popeyes Bonafide fried chicken or three Handcrafted Tenders, served with a choice of two...

Rubio’s Restaurants, the brand known for coastal cuisine and its fish taco, is continuing its culinary evolution by going tropical with the addition of its sustainable Tropical Shrimp burrito and Two Taco...

Andrew Gamm, brand director for Pizza Patrón, the Mexican pizza chain, revealed the secrets to making a cultural connection that result in sales to a packed house at the Hispanic Retail 360 on Wednesday,...