Industry News

McDonald's USA is offering a special opportunity for young people from across the country to attend the Vancouver 2010 Olympic Winter Games in February as a McDonald's Champion Kid (MCK) and...
Kert Gennings, former COO for Jersey Mikes and Chesapeake Bagel Bakery, with investor, Sharon Heaton, purchased the master franchise rights for Boardwalk Fresh Burgers and Fries for Washington,...
Starbucks Coffee Company announced it will launch its Starbucks VIA Ready Brew at all U.S. locations tomorrow. Starbucks VIA is 100 percent natural roasted arabica coffee in an instant form that...
West Coast sandwich chain Togo’s announced that it is throwing down the gauntlet and kicking off a pastrami war.

Confident that its hot pastrami sandwich is meatier and better-tasting...
The National Restaurant Association launched attendee registration for its 2010 Restaurant, Hotel-Motel Show and International Wine, Spirits...
Great American Cookies announced that the company will celebrate October as National Cookie Month by offering a free regular Original Chocolate Chip cookie to customers across the country. The...
A new report from market research firm Mintel shows that after years of mediocre sales increases, the potato chip market grew 22 percent during the economic downturn (comparing 2007 market data...
Certified master chef Russell Scott, executive chef at Isleworth Golf...
Dunkin’ Donuts announced the grand opening of its new store at the Harrah’s Tunica Casino in Robinsonville, Mississippi. The store, located on the south end of the first floor of the casino, is...
Subway announced an addition to its roster of sandwiches that will be available for a limited time only, from September 25 to November 16.

The Buffalo Chicken submarine sandwich is a six...
Internet marketing agency Parallel Path Corporation announced the immediate availability of its small business advertising solution Aha!Local Online Listing and Optimization service for local...
The third time was a charm for Neenah, Wisconsin, sandwich artist Bryon Shea, who won the 2009 Subway Sub Jammers competition in Washington, D.C., by making a "perfect" footlong submarine...
Caribou Coffee announced that, in memory of former employee Amy Erickson, who lost her battle with breast cancer in 1995, it will once again offer Amy’s Blend coffee and new Amy’s Blend tea,...
Jack in the Box announced that for a limited time it is bringing back its Bonus Jack, a double-patty cheeseburger introduced in 1970, and is offering a Bonus Jack Combo Meal, featuring the...
The Webby Awards—the Internet’s version of the Oscars or Emmys, recognizing online excellence—announced that it is now accepting submissions for the 2010 awards, including for the...