Industry News

Smoothie King Franchises Inc., the smoothie and nutritional lifestyle center, announced today that it has signed a five-store development agreement for Missouri with a new franchisee. The smoothie chain...

Edible Arrangements announced Thursday that it has partnered with the National Restaurant Association’s ServSafe training program. Beginning in October 2015, the ServSafe curriculum for food handler...

Firehouse Subs is continuing its long-standing mission to save lives through support of our nation’s first responders with its largest fundraiser, Public Safety Month. Since 2010, this annual campaign has...

Do you get up every day inspired to go to work because you have a great boss?  Then you might want nominate your boss into Fazoli’s Best Boss Bash. The fast-casual Italian restaurant chain will cater lunch...

Noodles & Company, serving classic noodle and pasta dishes from around the world, announced its “Lucky Bowl” in-restaurant giveaway in celebration of National Noodle Day, which will take place this...

Canadians looking for that premium steak house taste need to look no further than Subway Restaurants with the launch of the new Prime Rib Melt. Made with Canadian beef tossed in an au jus glaze, topped with...

As part of its “Year of the Flavor” campaign, Orange Leaf Frozen Yogurt is introducing its new sweet and spiced Cinnamon Roll froyo flavor for a limited time during the month of October. The flavor will be...

Taco Time Northwest, a 52-year-old family-owned Mexican quick-service restaurant, will launch its new prototype restaurant in Issaquah, Washington.

Taco Time’s new prototype restaurant incorporated...

The Dairy Queen system is planning a spooktacular celebration to kick off the fall season with the fan favorite Pumpkin Pie Blizzard Treat as the featured Blizzard of the Month for October.

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The National Restaurant Association (NRA) announced that Seth Priebatsch, founder and CEO of LevelUp, one of the nation’s largest mobile payment networks, will be a featured speaker at this year’s...

William Simpson is banking on fast-casual pizza.

The former Panera senior vice president and chief franchise officer joined California-based Pizza Studio as its...

Driven by stronger same-store sales, customer traffic levels, and a more optimistic outlook among restaurant operators, the National Restaurant Association’s Restaurant Performance Index (RPI)...

Sonic Drive-In is introducing all new Boneless Chicken Wings this fall. Available tossed in three sauces with flavor from ingredients like ginger, spicy red pepper flakes, lemongrass, cayenne, and chipotle...

Dunkin’ Donuts today unveiled a seasonal addition to its donut lineup, the Halloween Pumpkin Donut. Shaped to resemble a jack-o-lantern, the new Halloween Pumpkin Donut features a vanilla-flavored...

As Costa Vida Fresh Mexican Grill continues to gain popularity across regions of the United States, the Mexican grill attracted the attention of 2015 State Senator, Michael Williams and his brother Donald...

Wayback Burgers, a Connecticut-based franchise with over 85 locations nationwide, announces its $3,330 cash prizewinner of its national burger-eating contest, The Triple Triple Challenge. Molly Schuyler of...