Industry News

Menchie’s has opened its hallmark 500th store in Saratoga, New York, with seasoned franchisee, Brian Trager, who owns four other locations in the New York area.

To celebrate the opening, ...

YO! Sushi, the wildly popular international Japanese restaurant brand, which already operates 86 branches worldwide, has opened its second U.S. location at Westfield Garden State Plaza in Paramus, New...

S&S Group LLC is joining the Uncle Maddio’s team as minority stakeholders in the company and will serve on the board of directors. In addition, S&S has plans to open up to 17 Uncle Maddio’s Pizza...

Pizza Patrón announced that it has completely reworked its website www.pizzapatron.com to be faster, easier, and mobile-optimized. The new design adapts to any...

The Northwest’s fastest growing, locally grown restaurant, Café Yumm, will celebrate its grand opening in Vancouver, Washington, by serving free Yumm! Bowls. On Saturday, June 27, each dine-in guest at the...

Philly’s Best Cheesesteaks, Southern California’s destination for authentic Philly Cheesesteaks and Hoagies, is kicking off the summer season with its annual Hoagie Jam promotion and offering its Hoagies...

Long John Silver’s, the nation’s largest quick-service seafood chain, is rolling out its best deal of the summer. For a limited time, customers can get a one-piece Fish & Fries Combo for only $1.99....

Wienerschnitzel, the world’s largest Hot Dog chain, has signed a master franchise agreement with International Food Concepts Inc. to begin developing Wienerschnitzel locations in Panama. The agreement, made...

Suzanne Greco, who began her tenure with the Subway restaurant chain as a Sandwich Artist in 1973, was named president of the company.

Even before she became a Sandwich Artist, Greco had been part of...

Poke (pronounced poh keh) is a traditional Hawaiian dish that could become more common on the mainland. Best described as a fish salad, poke is comprised of raw fish—typically yellow-fin tuna—rice...

Dunkin’ Donuts announced that this year’s Iced Coffee Day generated $160,000 in funds for Hasbro Children’s Hospital. All day on May 20, participating Dunkin’ Donuts restaurants donated $1.00 for every cup...

For a limited time, Pollo Tropical brings the flavors of summer to its Caribbean-inspired menu with the addition of three new items that highlight the fresh, rich taste of avocado, plus the return of crispy...

Juice It Up!, one of the nation’s leading raw juice bar and hand-crafted smoothie chains, has announced that franchise group It Takes Two LLC has entered an agreement to open two additional units in New...

Capriotti’s Sandwich Shop is introducing a new loyalty app to extend exclusive offers and give dedicated sandwich lovers extra rewards to thank them for their continued patronage. Launching at all Capriotti...

The Halal Guys, the innovative American Halal food concept, has announced the signing of two multi-unit franchise deals. A total of 10 new restaurants will open in parts of Connecticut and northern New...

Muscle Maker Grill, the rapidly growing fast-casual restaurant brand, which promotes a healthy lifestyle by offering a nutritious alternative to traditional dishes, today announced that it will hold the...