Industry News

Lion’s Choice, the Saint Louis-based quick-service restaurant chain, has hired Joe Buttice as the company’s new director of marketing. Buttice joins Lion’s Choice from Anheuser-Busch, where he held a...

Fatburger is adding two new items to the menu just in time for fall. October 7 through December 7, 2014, fans can switch it up with a Pepper Jack Turkey Club and a York Peppermint Pattie Milkshake....

In an effort to improve Betco’s third party certifications, the company is certifying all of its products under the Underwriter Laboratory Environment (ULE) certification.

ULE is the combination of...

Potbelly Sandwich Shop announced that Nebraska’s first shop, a franchise location in Omaha, will open to the public the first week in November. The shop is located in the North Park Shopping Center at 2056...

CiCi's Pizza announced the signing of a franchise agreement with Fogle Enterprises Inc. to bring its first location to Branson, Missouri, by early spring 2015.

With nearly 500 restaurants in 33...

Tiny ghosts, goblins, Spidermen, and princesses will all get a chance to eat for free at The Loop Pizza Grill this Halloween.

The Loop Pizza Grill will offer a free kid's meal and treats to all...

Einstein Noah Restaurant Group announced the launch of two new gourmet chicken sandwiches that are now available at Einstein Bros. Bagels and Noah’s New York Bagels locations nationwide. The Bavarian...

SPIN! Neapolitan Pizza’s newest franchisee, international operator Dee Jay’s, will open its first SPIN! Pizza location on Thursday in the Omaha suburb of Papillion, Nebraska. SPIN! Pizza’s agreement with...

Interest in environmental sustainability continues to grow in the restaurant community, according to recent National Restaurant Association research. Restaurants are evaluating and participating in efforts...

Rubio’s Restaurants is reeling in a big catch with its suitability-focused redesign. The San Diego–based fast casual, known for its seafood and coastal cuisine, is in the process of updating 60 of its West...

CiCi's Pizza hired veteran restaurant marketing executive Sarah McAloon as chief marketing officer to lead the company’s brand revitalization initiative.

McAloon comes to CiCi’s from Sbarro LLC,...

Chipotle Mexican Grill announced a partnership with Slow Food USA to create or support about 100 schools gardens in 10 metropolitan areas across the country. Through hands-on discovery and an innovative...

For 13 full weeks, from October 2 through January 3, Pizza Patrón is bringing back two of its most popular LTO ‘Favoritas’ pizzas currently not on the menu. The LTO combo includes La Toluqeña and La...

 

“Welcome to Moe’s!” will soon be heard on the streets of Las Vegas when Moe’s Southwest Grill opens in the Summerlin Mall on Thursday, October 9 at 10965 Lavender Hills Drive Suite 120. To...

Follett Corporation announced the release of its newly redesigned Symphony Plus ice and water dispensers and Maestro Plus ice machines on Monday. While maintaining the performance and reliability of the...

Juice It Up! announced the completion of its franchise-wide menu refresh on Tuesday. All 81 locations have been updated with new menu boards designed to help guests identify the products best suited to...