Industry News

Costa Vida Fresh Mexican Grill opens its third location in Colorado on Monday, April 14, 2014. Grand Junction will welcome the first Costa Vida restaurant to the area, opening its doors at 2430 Patterson...

Maui Wowi continues to broaden its stewardship by looking for new opportunities where they can help make a difference in the Denver region. Recently, Maui Wowi launched Team Karma, a new philanthropic...

Giardino Gourmet Salads, a fast-casual concept in South Florida, announced it has experienced nine consecutive quarters of positive comparable sales after posting an 8 percent increase throughout the first...

EatStreet, the online and mobile food ordering service in more than 75 cities nationwide, secured $6 million in a Series B funding with participation from Cornerstone Opportunity Partners, Independence...

Recently, consumer confidence in the food industry has been shaken by food scandals, lack of transparency in food preparation, and questionable treatment of animals, according to Mintel, a global supplier...

The National Restaurant Association (NRA) announced the winners of the second annual Kids LiveWell Recipe Challenge, an initiative showcasing restaurants’ culinary ingenuity for creating healthful...

Garbanzo Mediterranean Grill, a Colorado-based fast-casual concept featuring Mediterranean cuisine, announced the grand opening of its 30th location nationwide. The new restaurant opened Wednesday, April 9...

Chick-fil-A is introducing a new lineup of grilled chicken entrées that will give the chain a nutritious and expansive grilled menu. On April 14, the Atlanta-based restaurant chain will officially rollout...

For a limited time, Fish Tacos are back on the menu at Taco John’s. But this time around, the seasonal favorite is available with new options at the Mexican quick-service chain. In addition to...

Orange Leaf Frozen Yogurt signed its first kiosk agreements with franchisees in both the U.S. and abroad. Initial kiosks are slated to open in malls in San Antonio; Sterling...

Mama Fu’s Asian House, a fast casual Asian concept, will be releasing its newest Black Market Menu on April 7, 2014 at select locations.

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Fortunately, children of all ages can now relive their warm memories of chocolate chip cookies baking in the oven at the Grand Traverse Mall, thanks to the arrival of a new ...

Bruster’s Real Ice Cream, named one of America’s 10 most popular restaurant chains in a nationwide consumer study, is giving its fans something to...

Daniel Vap, founder of the HuHot Mongolian Grill franchise, died February 9 of congestive heart failure. He was 71 years old.

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U.S. fine dining traffic declined by double-digits during the recession but visits have rebounded after the segment evolved to meet the needs of today’s...

Salata will celebrate the grand opening of its first location in Austin on Thursday, April 10, in the Shops of Arbor Walk. The Houston-based chain has expanded rapidly this...