Industry News

Cold Stone Creamery introduced its latest flavor, Fudge Brownie Batter, and accompanying ice cream cakes, pies, and cupcakes, in conjunction with the holiday season.

This latest addition...
7-Eleven Inc. contracted with Digital Display Networks Inc. to create one of the nation’s largest out-of-home digital networks in more than 6,200 7-Eleven stores throughout the U.S. and Canada...
WOW Café and Wingery, a New Orleans–inspired family restaurant, continues its growth momentum with the addition of several WOW Café locations throughout the U.S. A contributing factor is...
Qdoba Mexican Grill’s Massachusetts locations are offering free meals for children 12 years of age and younger when a parent purchases one adult meal. The free weekly kids’ meal promotion is...
First Watch Restaurants announced the launch of its 2009 gift card promotion. At all 80 locations, consumers will receive $20 in Bonus Bucks for every $100 gift card purchase.

“Everyone...
Denver-based Spicy Pickle announced the launch of Turkey Tuesday. Every Tuesday from November 3 through December 29, at any Colorado Spicy Pickle, guests can purchase any turkey sandwich, sub, or...
Bruegger's Bakery-Cafe is teaming up with the Marine Toys for Tots Foundation to meet the dramatic increase in requests for toys this holiday season and to brighten the lives of less fortunate...
Red Mango announced that it surpassed more than 100,000 fans on Facebook. As a token of appreciation for reaching this milestone, Red Mango is thanking its Facebook friends with a coupon good for...
One of the major uses of digital signage displays is in presenting restaurant menus, price lists, timetables, room bookings, and other tabular information in an attractive manner and updating it...
Dunkin’ Donuts unveiled a new lineup of chicken and tuna sandwiches. The new sandwiches are now available at participating Dunkin’ Donuts shops in select northeast markets.

Dunkin’...
Nevada-based Port of Subs announced the offering of its new Sliced Fresh Power-Lunch Box being served all day in Port of Subs restaurants throughout southern Nevada and Las Vegas through December...
Seattle’s Best Coffee announced that its first Houston-area franchise opened for business in the lobby level of Williams Tower by the Galleria. The kiosk is the first of 10 Seattle’s Best Coffee...
ToHellWithPrep.com—a new Web site Simplot Food Group launched over the weekend—shows foodservice operators how much money they’re spending by prepping vegetables and fruit from...
Submarina California Subs announced Suzie Hunter as its new vice president of operations and marketing.

Hunter brings operations, marketing, and franchising experience. She joined...
The entrepreneur behind the Fish ‘n Flush—a toilet tank that is also a fish aquarium—announced the launch of a new toilet product: the Wow Toilet.

The Wow Toilet includes a...
Corner Bakery Cafe’s expansion continues into non-traditional venues after the company announced that it will partner with franchisee PhaseNext Hospitality to develop 12 new Corner Bakery...