Industry News

On February 14, KFC Hawaii announced that its “My Funny Valentine” promotion will give a dozen couples the opportunity to enjoy a romantic, three-course lunch or dinner, complete with candles,...
Pollo Campero partnered with franchisee Levy Campero to deliver a new restaurant concept in Downtown Disney Marketplace at Walt Disney World Resort. The restaurant will feature Pollo Campero’s...
A fundraising campaign conducted by Sailormen Inc. at Popeyes restaurants in Broward and Dade Counties of Florida and across the Southeast will provide customers with valuable discounts while...
For years, Stevi B’s Pizza received request after request from franchisees and customers to serve up another specialty pizza—one that combines breakfast with pizza.

According to a study...
Papa Murphy’s announced the return of its Heart-Shaped Pizza for Valentine’s Day.

“Pizza is a fun food to begin with, but make it heart-shaped for Valentine’s Day and you’ve got an...
A recent study by the Ponemon Institute revealed that only one in four (28 percent) of smaller companies with 501 to 1,000 employees said they were compliant with the Payment Card Industry Data...
Subway restaurants announced the launch of “Footlong Nation Appreciation,” a campaign designed to give thanks to consumers who have contributed to the success of the Subway footlong. Since its...
Credit and debit card use at small-business restaurants declined in Q4 of 2009 over the same period of 2008, the sixth consecutive quarter that year-over-year same-store credit sales were down in...

In a year when the restaurant industry experienced its steepest traffic declines in three decades, the total restaurant unit count was relatively flat, dipping slightly by -0.3 percent or less...

Wahoo’s Fish Taco, a community mainstay and worldwide pop culture phenomenon since 1988, today announced the opening of its new franchise location at California State University, Bakersfield...

Student Price Card, North America’s student loyalty program, is bringing its unique instant discount reward model to the U.S. for August 2010, with a projected first-year membership of 6.5...

Sara Lee Foodservice received the Gold Medal for superior taste in both the Liquid Coffee and Tea categories at the 2010 American Masters of Taste National Taste Test. The liquid coffee and...

Paisano’s announced its intentions to raise support for a Virginia girl with cancer.

“Rachel D’Andrea is a beautiful little 2½-year-old girl diagnosed with Neuroblastoma, and she truly...
Despite the sluggish economy and its effect on the restaurant industry, Chick-fil-A ended 2009 on a positive note by marking the company’s 42nd year of consecutive sales growth. The Atlanta-based...
Radiant Systems Inc. announced a new agreement with Zoës Kitchen, a fast-casual restaurant chain, to install the Aloha Enterprise solution along with Radiant hardware in all current restaurant...