Industry News

Baskin-Robbins is continuing to expand its national footprint with its announcement that Miami is now open for franchise sales. Approximately 30 additional stand-alone stores could be supported throughout...
Fast-casual restaurant UFood Grill announced that it replaced McDonald's at Parkland Memorial Hospital in Dallas.

"Parkland has kept the Dallas community healthy for more than 115 years...
The Flying Biscuit Café announced that franchisees Jason Shelley and Ed Beach will open two new locations in South Florida. The Flying Biscuit, which was founded in 1993 in Atlanta, includes 10...
Whataburger announced its first-ever Jalapeno Week. From January 11 to January 17, customers can add jalapenos to any burger, sandwich, taquito, or other entree for free. It is regularly about 45...
Carl’s Jr. announced that through January 8, interest in Kim Kardashian’s Grilled Chicken Salad commercial received 258 million media impressions (potential viewers/readers), more than three...

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) has awarded multi-year grants to 41 communities across the country as part of a landmark national program to reverse the childhood obesity epidemic by...

Envysion® Inc., the leading Managed Video as a Service provider, announced today that Carlos E. Perez will join the company as vice president of Product...

Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute (ASMI) released a new resource titled "Alaska Seafood Sustainability In Plain English" to help navigate the waters of sustainability.

With the...

Baskin-Robbins is ringing in the New Year with an expanded lineup of its BRight Choices treats. BRight Choices are better-for-you light ice cream options including fat-free, dairy-free, no-sugar-...
Winona Capital Management, a private equity investment firm based in Chicago, promoted Jason Starr to vice president.

Starr, who joined the firm in 2007, brings over a decade of...
Although Moe’s Southwest Grill has many new marketing efforts in store for 2010&including an upcoming promotion that has been teased about on its Facebook and Twitter pages—the first is a...
Over 175 Ben & Jerry’s franchisees, managers, staff, friends, and family members gathered for an annual community service project—this year held in the Dominican Republic. In the spirit of...
Mintel International Group announced the appointment of Pete Giannakopoulos as president of Mintel Americas’ Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) business.

As president of Mintel CPG Americas,...
The American Culinary Federation (ACF) awarded B...
McDonald’s customers in the Greater Philadelphia Region can now order the new Mac Snack Wrap, the latest addition to the Snack Wrap line.

Debuting for $1.49 (prices and participation...
Source Technologies, a provider of transactional and interactive kiosks, announced the availability of its PilotPoint 5-Series Plus kiosk. This new model, the latest in the evolution of the...