Industry News

Chipotle Mexican Grill announced the winners of its user-generated “My Chipotle” advertising contest. The contest asked fans to submit ads highlighting their favorite food combination from the...
The National Restaurant Association (NRA) announced the election of its new officers during the association's September board meeting in Washington, D.C. Michael Gibbons, president and CEO of...
Wings To Go Inc. announced that it won an award by placing a sauce into competition at the National Buffalo Wing Festival in Buffalo, New York.

Wings To Go placed second in the “Creative...
El Pollo Loco announced the addition of its new limited-time Buffaloco Wings.

Available in restaurants beginning September 12, El Pollo Loco’s new Buffaloco Wings are prepared to order...
Vertek Corporation, provider of end-to-end business process outsourcing, business consulting, and managed business assurance offerings for the telecommunications industry, announced that it...
Jack in the Box is featuring its Big Cheeseburger—also known in Texas as the Big Texas Cheeseburger—for only a buck, excluding tax, at participating restaurants for a limited time....
UFood Grill, the Boston-based fast-casual restaurant group providing a healthy alternative to fast food, announced new UBerry soft-serve yogurt flavors at its Landmark Center/Fenway location in...
Raising Cane’s Chicken Fingers announced the opening of its 86th restaurant and 11th Texas location in Plano, site of the company’s recently opened restaurant support office.

Plano’s...
Einstein Noah Restaurant Group Inc. announced the signing of a multi-unit development agreement with Bluebonnet Hospitality Management to franchise Einstein Bros. Bagels restaurants and continue...
SMJ Capital Advisors LLC, an independent investment banking firm with a gasoline and convenience store advisory group, announced that its client, Jack in the Box Inc., successfully closed the...
Pinkberry and HMSHost Corporation announced the grand opening of the yogurt brand’s first airport location at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).

“HMSHost brings another innovative...
Cheba Hut Toasted Subs announced that it won its first amendment case against the city of Greeley, Colorado.

Owner Scott Jennings has been fighting a legal battle with the city for the...
In the wake of President Obama’s $250 million budget increase for the FDA, Commissioner Margaret Hamburg has big plans for the administration’s role in maintaining the safety of the nation’s food...
Chipotle Mexican Grill announced that it reached an agreement with East Coast Farms, one of Florida’s largest tomato growers, under which workers who harvest tomatoes for Chipotle will receive an...
UDS Group Inc. announced that their pilot agreement with Subway has been extended into 2010, and that Washington, D.C. has been selected to be the first major market to introduce Subway Catering...
The Taco Maker (TTM) announced the opening of its newest location in Panama City, Panama. The latest member of the TTM family opened at the Albrook Mall Food Court on Marginal Avenue in the Ancon...