Industry News

MSA, the Raleigh, North Carolina-based marketing and communications agency, received the prestigious “Agency of the Year” award from Subway Restaurants -- the chain’s highest honor for Ad...
“Tubby,” a soft, lovable, life-sized Gifford’s Ice Cream container, is making his debut as the new Gifford’s mascot at several spring events to celebrate the company’s return of its wallet-...
In a sign that business might finally be looking up for restaurant operators, wholesale beef prices hit their lowest point in years last month.

According to Cattle-Fax, the wholesale price...

The authentic flavors of South Philly have traveled to the opposite side of the globe with the opening of the first Steak Escape restaurant on the island country of Bahrain and a second...
Sailormen Inc. Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen staff raised $277,317 by selling “Appetite for a Cure” coupon cards which provide customers with discounts while simultaneously benefiting the worldwide...
Red Mango launched a franchising Web site, www.redmangofranchising.com, to support the company’s franchise growth...
Today Ubisoft announced a partnership with Wendy's to promote its Petz video game franchise throughout Wendy's restaurants in the U.S. and Canada. The partnership marks the first time that the...
Function Drinks is expanding its popular Functional platforms - adding a strawberry guava flavored "Function: Alternative Energy" and peach mango flavored "Function: Light Weight" to its lineup...
Consumers today are looking for great-tasting, natural foods made with simple, recognizable ingredients. This new broader mindset led the Haagen-Dazs brand to create the Five series, so those...
True classics never go out of style. So, for a limited time, customers across the West can head to Carl’s Jr. and enjoy one of the menu items the company was founded on – the Chili Dog.

The...

Pretzelmaker/Pretzel Time launched a new online video game and sweepstakes in support of "Combo*Nation," the brand's current combo-meal promotion.

The "Pretzelmaker Rocks" video game offers...

Each year, more than 12 million children in America (one in six) worry about when their next meal will come. This year, Food Network star Aaron McCargo, Jr. will serve as the national...
When Jack in the Box introduced its current Web site in 2002, blackberries were fruit and only birds “tweeted.” Today, Jack in the Box unveiled a new, updated Web site --...
Pollo Campero, the world’s largest Latin American chicken restaurant chain, will give away free fried and grilled chicken sandwiches on April 2 to celebrate the introduction of its new sandwich...
As the Official Pizza of NCAA March Madness, Papa John’s and Coca-Cola, the Official Fan Refreshment of the NCAA, are giving anyone who becomes a “fan” of Papa John’s on Facebook from March 16-24...
For years, college hoops fans have dreamed of the day that a 16-seed finally beats a number one seed in the big tournament. This year, Arby’s is giving people one more reason to root for the...