Industry News

Great American Cookies is launching the first-ever "Brownie Madness!" celebration. The celebration is the first time the company has made its large selection of brownie flavors the focus of a...
Yum! Brands (NYSE: YUM - News) was named one of the “100 Best Corporate Citizens” by Corporate Responsibility Officer magazine, for its ongoing commitment to corporate responsibility....
World-famous White Castle restaurant chain tapped Zimmerman as the full-service agency for its 400-plus restaurants.

The Columbus, Ohio-based firm, worked with consultant Lorraine Rojek of...

Sub: Employment continued to fall sharply in February with more than half a million jobs being cut during the month. That figure brings the unemployment rate to 8.1 percent from 7.6 in January,...
Yum! Brands Inc. (NYSE: YUM - News), the world’s largest restaurant company and parent of Taco Bell, Pizza Hut, and KFC, has opened an environmentally-friendly KFC-Taco Bell restaurant in...
Brinker International (NYSE: EAT - News) today announced the opening of the first Chili's Grill...
Beautiful Brands International (BBI) is expanding its five-unit portfolio to six with the addition of the Tulsa, Oklahoma-based fast-casual The Crusty Croissant.

BBI, parent company of Camille...

StalkMarket Products, a leading provider of compostable tableware and food packaging, is launching the world’s first Biodegradable Products Institute (BPI) certified compostable Ingeo hot cup and...
Buoyed by a President and Secretary of Agriculture who have voiced their support for healthier school foods, health groups say this is the year Congress should take action. Today, Representative...
Energy conservation is a hot topic these days from restaurants to cafeterias to university dining halls. A recent Energy Star survey found that restaurant owners could increase profits up to 30...
Seattle’s Best Coffee welcomes the arrival of spring with the launch of a new seasonal latte offering, the Blackberry Creme Latte. Prepared with premium ingredients, Seattle’s Best Coffee is...
Pal’s Sudden Service is moving ahead with plans to build its second store in Greeneville, Tennessee, by this summer. The free-standing restaurant would be the 22nd unit for the Kingsport-based...
World-famous White Castle restaurant chain flipped for Zimmerman's style of national retail brand building. Zimmerman has been tapped as the full-service agency for the 400-plus restaurants--...
In the current economic climate, restaurant operators are looking for savings anywhere they can find them--and next-generation labor management has emerged as a key technology for helping lower...
Smashburger, Colorado’s favorite hometown burger, is opening its first store in Colorado Springs March 13, 2009. Located in the heart of the Stetson Hills development in the Spring Ranch Shopping...
After languishing for weeks in a hospital bed following a nearly fatal run-in with a bus, Jack, the iconic founder and namesake of Jack in the Box restaurants, emerged from his coma earlier this...