Industry News

Johnny Rockets can now support two out of three characteristics of "Diners, Drive-Ins, and Dives." The full-service concept announced this week that it will spin...

Stevi B’s Pizza Buffet is adding even more value to family dining experiences. This autumn, the brand is expanding its buffet options with its new dessert: Caramel Apple Pizza. Plus, Stevi B’s Pizza is...

Pinkberry has partnered with the Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) this fall to bring awareness and raise funds for its charitable initiative, Fashion Targets Breast Cancer (FTBC). To support,...

Bruegger’s Bagels celebrates fall with a new menu that features seasonal must-haves and all-American fare.

One of fall’s most popular flavors is pumpkin, and Pumpkin Bagels and Pumpkin Cream Cheese,...

Blaze Fast-Fire’d Pizza will soon open locations in Westfield’s Topanga Mall and the University of Southern California.  The fast-casual concept, known for its chef-driven menu and casually hip restaurants...

Delphi Display Systems Inc., a leader in consumer engagement and business optimization technology solutions for the foodservice and consumer retail markets, released details on the introduction of its new...

Blue Lemon recently signed a master service agreement (MSA) with WAND Corporation to help replicate and promote the brand's success at future restaurants. Wanting a single-data hub for their restaurants,...

The National Restaurant Association (NRA) unveiled new research that shows a substantial number of operators are implementing sustainability best practices into their businesses.

The survey of 1,000...

Rita’s Italian Ice, the Italian Ice concept with more than 600 stores in 26 states, announced the opening of its 50th new location of the year, with the first in the state of Iowa. Since 1984, the East...

MOD Pizza will bring its artisan-style pizza to Portland International Airport (PDX) in 2015. As part of the Port of Portland’s expansion of airport concessions, MOD will open in the C Concourse with a...

Carl’s Jr. announced the opening of its first restaurant in Ontario as part of a major expansion into central Canada. Located in Waterloo, this restaurant marks the first of many openings in the Greater...

Dailybreak Media, the social engagement platform designed to drive brand participation and consumer action at scale, released the second batch of findings from its Dailybreak Brand Engagement Survey, an...

At Boston Market, the guest experience is of the utmost importance. That’s why the Golden, Colorado–based, 460-unit chain rolled out its new Guest Service Excellence program this month.

“Like any...

Revention Inc. announced the release of HungerRush Version 3.2 online ordering solution. The new platform aims to enrich the user experience for the consumer and offer dynamic configuration options to the...

Dickey’s Barbecue Restaurants Inc. announced sales from its catering hotline have surpassed the $6.4 million sales mark. In August 2011, Dickey’s Barbecue Restaurants Inc. introduced 1-866-BARBECUE, a...

Free Queso Day is back for the fifth year in a row at participating Moe’s Southwest Grill restaurants on Thursday, September 18. The fun, engaging fast-casual restaurant best known for its made-to-order...