Industry News

Maines’ distribution center in Conklin, New York, is the recipient of the William B. Darden 2009 Distribution Center of the Year Award. Named for the Darden Restaurants’ late founder, the William...
Culver's announced its new offer of holiday-inspired, four-pack Frozen Custard Pints and Oreo Sandwiches to go.

"Figuring out what dessert to bring to a holiday party can be challenging...
Starbucks Coffee Company announced that for a limited time, when customers spend $15 in a participating Starbucks store in the U.S. and Canada, Starbucks will contribute $1 U.S. to the Global...
Domino's Pizza is gearing up to raise "dough" for the kids of St. Jude Children's Research Hospital during its sixth annual “Thanks and Giving” campaign. Starting November 16, Domino's customers...
Open Connect Corporation announced the release of its new product, ezFoodOrder, which attempts to streamline the food ordering process for restaurants and ease relationships between vendors and...
McLane Foodservice, a division of McLane Company Inc., announced that Arby’s Restaurant Group Inc. expanded its network with McLane to include food distribution services in Texas and surrounding...
Sentina introduced a new generation of eco-friendly, affordably priced LED-based signage displays, offering small to medium sized retailers ways to cost-effectively update their consumer...
Boston Market restaurants are gearing up for the holidays with its Catered Holiday Buffets. The Buffets feature several packages, including Deluxe, Premium, and Create Your Own Buffets. The meals...
Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. secured its first London location and is finalizing design and building plans. The restaurant, located at 114-116 Charing Cross Road, will be Chipotle’s first location...
In a continuing effort to utilize advanced dairy processing technologies designed to provide its customers with the most desirable and convenient packaging options, Byrne Dairy will launch its...
Capriotti’s announced the grand opening of its first Wisconsin location, in Milwaukee.

“We are thrilled to open our first Milwaukee location at the Chase Tower, the perfect place to...
Eat’n Park Restaurants announced its first-ever flavored Smiley Cookie: the Gingerbread Smiley Cookie. The Gingerbread Smiley Cookie made its debut at all Eat’n Park locations across Pennsylvania...
The National Food Service Security Council (NFSSC), a trade association for loss prevention and risk management professionals in the casual-dining and quick-service restaurant chain industry,...
Marco’s Pizza, an Italian pizza company headquartered in Toledo, Ohio, has 31 stores planned for a brand new territory: the Caribbean. Brothers and franchise veterans Chris and Terry Tsavoussis...
Paul Shapiro, senior director of the factory farming campaign at the Humane Society of the United States (HSUS), responded to assertions made by the United Egg Producers (UEP) in a recent online...
Jack in the Box Inc. announced that vice president of operations Leonard A. Comma will be promoted to senior vice president and chief operating officer, effective February 1, 2010. Succeeding...