Industry News

This week marks the initial launch of Starbucks VIA Ready Brew into select London Starbucks coffeehouses.

First day sales of the product launch illustrated the need for innovation in the $17...

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR - News) said today it is recalling Private Selection Shelled Pistachios sold in its family of retail stores because the product might be contaminated with Salmonella....
Aramark is taking part in Earth Hour, a global event in which millions of people and organizations will turn out their lights to make a statement of concern about our planet and climate change....
Indianapolis-based Noble Roman's Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: NROM - News) today announced that for the second consecutive year, Noble Roman's Pizza was named the recipient of the "Consumers' Choice...
Sbarro Inc. today announced that it has entered into an amendment to its senior secured credit facilities (which include a $183 million term loan facility and a $25 million revolving facility)....
Eco-friendly Ted's Montana Grill joins Earth Hour 2009 by turning off its non-essential lights this Saturday, March 28, from 8:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. The company's 57 Ted's Montana Grill...
Sambazon, the pioneer and global market leader in acai, with certified organic food and beverage products sold in 10,000 retailers nationwide from Whole Foods to Publix, Kroger, and Safeway,...
As part of ongoing efforts to improve operational efficiency, Tyson Foods Inc. (NYSE:TSN - News) is closing its Ponca City, Oklahoma, processed meats plant and is shifting production to other...
Florida farmers have launched a new foundation to benefit farmworkers, announcing today an initial round of $160,000 in funding for three programs related to child care, health care, and...
Beginning April 20 and running through June 13, Loop guests can enjoy the new Asian Chicken Salad at their favorite Loop restaurant.

The Asian Chicken Salad is a combination of crisp romaine...

Ever mindful of how consumers are stretching their budgets, Uno Chicago Grill® is testing a Complete Pizza Meal special for just $9.99 in Boston, southern New Hampshire, and Rhode Island, as well...
Supermodel, Padma Lakshmi, is best known today as the no-nonsense host of Bravo’s hit TV show "Top Chef” where her culinary expertise and opinions can make or break the aspirations of competing...
In its response to relevant eating habits and strong consumer demand, Johnny Rockets, home of the original hamburger, today announced the launch of new mini-food menu items.

The 23-year-old...

Panda Express announced the launch of a Community Fundraising program in support of schools and local organizations affected by the budget crisis.

Organizations in need of fundraising...

Restaurants Unlimited, Inc. (“RUI”), an affiliate of Sun Capital Partners, Inc. (“Sun Capital”), today announced that Norman Abdallah has been appointed as its new CEO and president effective...
Through the company’s environmental stewardship platform,Green Thread”, Aramark continues to work with teams and its partners to implement environmentally friendly practices that promote the use...