Industry News

As a result of tough economic times, childhood hunger is on the rise. White Castle is making a $25,000 contribution to Share Our Strength, the leading national organization dedicated to ending...
Practically anything anybody wants to know about franchising a 7-Eleven store can be found on a comprehensive, new Web site – www.franchise.7-Eleven.com, which officially launched earlier this...
A group of public health advocates issued the following letter to congressional leaders, advocating a stronger, more proactive U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). This letter to the leaders...
Starbucks Coffee company (NASDAQ:SBUX - News) issued a response to the decision by Moody’s Investors Service to downgrade the company’s credit ratings.

Troy Alstead, executive vice president...

Great American Cookies launched its first-ever search for the "Great American Dad." The Great American Dad Contest began Wednesday, May 13 and runs through Friday, July 31.

During the contest...

On June 10th and 11th, 2009, People Report and founding partner Coca Cola will host the 3rd Annual QSR Workforce Symposium.

Headliner David Houle, Author of “The Shift Age” offers the...

Elevation Burger, a Northern Virginia based chain known for its organic burgers, signed a multiunit franchising deal with experienced restaurant operators Fabian Rosario and John Harris for Lower...
There’s no need to convince people in the foodservice industry that fast-casuals are all the rage. They already know.

Today the fast-casual fan fair was made legitimate, however, with the...

Sometimes smaller is better as in the case of Steak-Out Char-Broiled Delivery’s newest limited-time menu item – Fire-Grilled Cravers, mini fire-grilled sirloin and chicken sandwiches. The...
American Airlines will enhance its food-for-sale program with the addition of Boston Market sandwich and salad options. The new items are being offered on select flights and will expand to...
A new PepsiCo resource devoted to growing the foodservice trade is coming online, bringing valuable data and insights to restaurant operators within one click at GrowMyRestaurant.com.

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Synq Solutions, a provider of merchandising and promotional support programs serving the quick service restaurant and retail industry, today announced its ongoing philanthropic initiatives to...
Beautiful Brands International announced today a 120 unit agreement with Saudi based, United Food Company, to begin franchising FreshBerry Frozen Yogurt Café to the Middle East and North Africa....
Several weeks ago, DC Brands International, Inc. (Other OTC:DCBR.PK - News) announced that it granted the opportunity to test their product in franchise-owned 7-11 stores.

After more than a...

McDonald's and Twentieth Century Fox today announced their new global partnership surrounding the studio's highly anticipated calendar of blockbuster movies through 2010. The multi-faceted...