Industry News

Domino's Pizza introduced its new Chocolate Lava Crunch Cakes, oven-baked chocolate cakes with warm chocolate fudge on the inside.

Customers will receive a free Chocolate Lava Crunch...
Jack in the Box teamed with W!LDBRAIN, the entertainment company that produces Yo Gabba Gabba! and develops and produces television, motion pictures, commercial content, and licensed merchandise...
Sbarro Inc. announced the renewal of a multiyear contract with PepsiCo Foodservice, keeping Pepsi as its exclusive beverage supplier in over 600 locations nationwide. As part of the agreement,...
CKE Restaurants Inc., parent company of Carl’s Jr. and Hardee’s, partnered with Monster Beverage Company, a division of Hansen Natural Corporation, to offer the Monster Energy drinks in more than...
Two weeks after becoming the first national pizza chain to introduce an ordering App for the iPhone and iPod Touch, Pizza Hut surpassed 100,000 downloads in the App Store. The new App allows...
Rita's Italian Ice announced the debut of its new flavor of Italian Ice, inspired by the Swedish Fish candy brand. In partnership with Cadbury, manufacturer of Swedish Fish, the new flavor will...
Less than a year after Starbucks Coffee Company announced a multi-year partnership with (RED), the company announced that contributions from millions of daily purchases of (STARBUCKS)RED products...
Yum! Brands Inc. received the “Innovative Program Award” from the Employee Services Management (ESM) Association’s Awards of Excellence Program for its 2008 Earth Week program that reinforced the...
Domino's Pizza Inc. announced that a member of its board of directors, Dennis Hightower, has resigned from his position to accept President Obama's nomination for Deputy Secretary of Commerce....
The restaurant industry’s economic challenges continued to persist in June, as the National Restaurant Association’s (NRA) comprehensive index of restaurant activity declined for the second...
Multiple organizations spoke out in support of the passing of the Food Safety Enhancement Act of 2009 (HR 2749) by the House of Representatives.

"This reform means that common-sense...
Innovative Technologies by Design Inc. (ITD) is scheduled to release the 2.0 version of its Prep-Pal product this September.

The new software/hardware package is a stand-alone solution...
National Restaurant Association president and CEO Dawn Sweeney made the following statement regarding the vote in the U.S. House of Representatives to pass H.R. 2749, the Food Safety Enhancement...
Yoshinoya, a Japanese restaurant chain and global brand with more than 1,400 worldwide locations, announced the introduction of a new line of BBQ Short Rib...
FOCUS Brands Inc., the franchisor and operator of more than 2,200 ice cream stores, bakeries, restaurants, and cafes, announced that Mike Shattuck was promoted to president of FOCUS Brands...