Industry News

The debut of Saladworks’ new 2,600 sq. ft. “turbo-charged” store design on October 1 drove record-setting gross sales figures of more than $18,000 the company announced today.

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Krispy Kreme is evolving its store concept to better compete in today's market with the "neighborhood doughnut shop," first being introduced in the Arizona market on Oct. 9, 2008. Also, for the...
U. S. Air Force Senior Master Sergeant (also referred to as First Sergeant) Raymond Munger and his wife Teri, also a U. S. Air Force veteran, signed a multiple unit development agreement for the...
BigHoller debuted a new interactive pizza ordering solution version 7.0, allowing users to drag and drop toppings.

Sicily Pizza and Pasta with its corporate offices in Houston, Texas, signed...

Taco Bell today named 100 artists to its 2008 Feed the Beat lineup as it once again hooks up America’s up-and-coming rock acts as they hit the road. Bands from across the nation, hailing from...
New York City's Magnolia Bakery today opened its first midtown location in Rockefeller Center.

Opening in the middle of the world's most popular tourist destination in New York City,...

Chick-fil-A today announced it has eliminated artificial trans fat from its entire menu. Chick-fil-A is among the first national quick-service restaurant chains to offer a complete menu—from...
Industry guru Harry Balzer broke down the buying habits of today’s consumer in NPD’s 23rd annual “Eating Patterns in America” presentation this morning. Central to this year’s findings is the...
Doing its part to help keep Americans well fed– even on a tight budget–Taco John’s has developed a new snack line-up. The menu additions are designed to offer guests more choices for lower cost...
According to a new report from foodservice consultants Technomic, three out of five consumers (62 percent) who report purchasing more supermarket prepared meals than a year ago, are doing so at...
Jody Maroni, the world famous sausagemaker known for his chicken and pork gourmet sausages, has added a Veggie Hot Dog to his menu mix. This falls under the heading, “They said it would never...
-Baja Fresh Mexican Grill the quick casual Mexican grill chain today announced the grand opening of its two newest locations and its newest concept, Baja Fresh Express. These new express concepts...
The Institute of Certified Franchise Executives (ICFE)™ and the Franchising Association of India (FAI) will cooperate to launch the Certified Franchise Executive (CFE)™ program in India starting...
As campaign headlines blare on about lipstick on pigs, hockey moms, angry pastors and a bridge to nowhere, KFC is challenging all presidential debate participants -- candidates, moderators, and...
SCA Tissue plans for a new engineering/design center in Philadelphia that will help drive innovation in its dispenser systems and keep the company on the cutting edge of the industry.

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Will it be Obama or McCain? The Chicago yogurt shop Berry Chill is debuting the limited-edition Berry Obama and McCain Crunch menu items and using each offerings' popularity as a voting gauge....