Industry News

Even before the first game, football fans across the country get together to draft their ultimate fantasy football teams. In fact, fantasy football participation has grown 40 percent in the past year alone...

Labor Day, the unofficial end of summer, is one week later this year. To celebrate the bonus week of summer, Starbucks is offering two new Frappuccino flavors—Blackberries & Crème and Strawberry...

Thanks to the generosity of the Western Washington community, Jack in the Box has raised $35,000 for the Seattle Children’s Hospital. Throughout July and August, Washingtonians showed their support by...

On August 28, SKWR, a new fast-casual kabob restaurant, will open in the heart of Downtown Washington, D.C. (1400 K St NW) for lunch and dinner. While kabob is as common but versatile as the hamburger,...

In the world of business partnerships, Burger King and McDonald’s may seem like the oddest of bedfellows; the two have fiercely competed over t...

Boston Market, a national fast-casual chain specializing in quality home style meals, has hired two restaurant industry veterans to join the leadership team as the company remains focused on strong sales...

Mooyah Burgers, Fries & Shakes, a made-to-order “better-burger“ concept, is teaming up with No Kid Hungry in hopes of raising $50,000 to battle childhood hunger. The...

Vivonet Acquisitions Ltd., a leading provider of software-as-a-service (SaaS) based point of sale solutions announced that it has completed the acquisition of Syrus Restaurant Information Services, a SaaS...

Wienerschnitzel launched a loyalty-based mobile app to reward guests for dining with Wienerschnitzel. The Wiener Rewards mobile app is now available for download with both iPhone and Android operating...

With football season nearly ready to kick off, Dunkin’ Donuts is making it easy for breakfast lovers to enjoy a taste of weekend tailgating any time of day, any time of week, no stadium or parking lot...

Fatburger, known for its juicy, made-to-order burgers, announces the grand opening of its newest Pakistani restaurant in Lahore. Situated in the middle of the Commercial Market shopping center in Z Block...

When comparing fast casual from traditional fast food, the food is often the distinguishing factor. Nevertheless, the restaurant’s atmosphere still plays a major part in separating a quick bite from a meal...

Chipotle Mexican Grill announced its first-ever National Career Day, taking place on Wednesday, September 9, with the goal of hiring 4,000 new employees. Management teams at each U.S. restaurant location...

Good Times Restaurants Inc., operator of Good Times Burgers & Frozen Custard, a regional quick-service restaurant chain focused on fresh, high-quality, all-natural products, announced that it is...

Arby’s Restaurant Group Inc. has hired Greg Vojnovic as chief development officer, a newly created position reporting to CEO Paul Brown.

The appointment comes on the heels of Arby’s continued...

“Fast-fine” dining pioneer, Fresh To Order is partnering with the veteran restaurateurs at Progressive Dining Group (PDG) to bring Fresh To Order’s chef-driven menu of freshly prepared, healthy dishes to...