Industry News

AWNEX Inc., developer of exclusive Bolt-On Architectural Enhancements for quick-service restaurants and other retail industries, earned a score of 99 out of a maximum 100 points and an A grade in a May 2014...

A new look and layout for Taco Jorn’s menuboards could translate into stronger sales for the chain. In test markets, the Mexican fast-casual concept recorded a 12 percent increase in the sale of EZ Combo...

Your Pie is hosting a grand opening at its Buckhead pizzeria, and as this is the company’s first Atlanta location, Your Pie will provide one free pizza for the first 50 customers. During the remainder of...

Totally Nuts, the snack-based quick-serve concept founded in 1992, plans to add 10–20 franchise units in the next 12 months. The chain has seven locations open, including two permanent locations in Rio...

McAlister’s Deli announced one of its San Antonio, Texas, restaurants has been relocated to 5880 DeZavala Road. The restaurant, owned by McAlister’s Deli franchise group Southwest Deli, opened on July 7 and...

Molly Schuyler, a 34-year-old mother of four from Omaha, Nebraska, consumed 26 quarter-pound hamburgers in 10 minutes, narrowly edging Patrick “Deep Dish” Bertoletti of Chicago to win the $1,500 top prize...

Taco Bell’s latest menu revamp has the Mexican-inspired chain poised to attract more health-conscious consumers. President and CEO Brian Niccol joined Missy Nelson, the brand’s nutrition and product...

Big flavor and high protein come together to create a Power Platform at Taco Bell, launching nationally on Thursday, July 17. This new platform was created to reflect the evolving lifestyles and dietary...

Self-serve smoothies, new beverage options made with fruit and frozen yogurt, are now available at participating Orange Leaf Frozen Yogurt locations across the U.S. and Australia. Customers can serve...

In a recent research study of emerging restaurants, Project Pie was identified as the No. 1 rated brand on Yelp. The study, conducted by predictive analytic company Czar Metrics, analyzed thousands of...

Little Greek Restaurant opened its doors on June 1, 2004, at 320 East Lake Road in Palm Harbor, Florida, and began a loyal relationship with restaurant guests.

“Celebrating ten successful years is a...

Villa Italian Kitchen, which opened its first pizzeria in New York City next to the Ed Sullivan Theater in 1964 and is celebrating 50 years in business this year, introduced two Summertime Chicken Barbeque...

Erbert & Gerbert’s Sandwich Shop, the national sandwich chain known for its gourmet subs, is making a difference in local communities across the country by donating to JDRF, the Special Olympics, food...

July is National Hot Dog Month and the 53rd anniversary of Wienerschnitzel. To celebrate, the company is rolling back prices on three classic Hot Dogs on Sunday, July 20. In honor of its 1961 founding year...

boloco, a family of globally inspired burrito restaurants with 22 locations throughout the Northeast, announced the addition of two new summer smoothies to its menu. On Tuesday, July 8, the burrito joint...

Bojangles’ Restaurants Inc., a fast-growing chicken chain, opened its 600th location, a growth milestone the legacy brand has achieved as it continues to build its market presence primarily in the Southeast...