Industry News

New Pig Corporation, provider of industrial absorbents for more than two decades, is launching a new line of absorbent spill cleanup products designed exclusively for the foodservice industry....
El Pollo Loco announced its newest offerings: two varieties of Flame-Grilled Sirloin Steak Tacos, a Sirloin Steak Bowl, and the Sirloin Steak...
Panchero’s Mexican Grill, a Coralville, Iowa–based company, announced that it will launch iBurrito, a software application created for the iPhone that allows users to create their own...
Members of three restaurants—Corner Bakery Café, The Melting Pot, and Mat & Naddie’s—that raised funds to help end childhood hunger in America by participating in Share Our Strength’s...
Stevi B’s Pizza announced the promotions of Tim Walker to senior vice president of finance, Scott Knight to vice president of operations, and Brent Hobbs to senior director of franchise...
Access Display Group Inc., designer and manufacturer of signage frames, poster displays, and illuminated visual display fixtures, announced the appointment of Jessica Malarkey as customer service...
Cold Stone Creamery, along with the brand’s parent company, Kahala, announced plans for the concept’s development in Thailand. A 20-year agreement was signed with Central Restaurants Group Co....
Tillamook Cheese announced that it is hitting the road to promote its Baby Loaf. The farmer-owned co-operative will roll out the Loaf Love Tour starting in January 2010 in Tucson, Arizona. From...
Vancouver, Washington–based Burgerville announced its exclusive agreement with Portland Roasting Company. All 39 of the chain’s Oregon and Southwest Washington locations will now only serve...
Dunkin’ Donuts announced that all participating Dunkin’ Donuts restaurants throughout the country are offering guests the option of ordering any breakfast sandwich or Wake-up Wrap with egg whites...
Twelve individuals were announced as the winners of the Häagen-Dazs “free Dazzler for a year” giveaway. The winners participated in the Häagen-Dazs scratch-and-win promotion that ran in the fall...
Chedd’s Gourmet Grilled Cheese announced the opening of its second franchise, in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, scheduled for early 2010. The new restaurant will be located at 323 S. Phillips Ave....
Seattle’s Best Coffee introduced two new seasonal products to its menu and rereleased another.

Just in time to celebrate National Tea Month in January, Seattle’s Best Coffee introduced...
Bruegger’s Bakery Café announced that starting January 6, its bakeries will offer a Maple...
To help guests with their health-focused resolutions, Corner Bakery Cafe is introducing its “100 Under 600” program showcasing over 100 different soup, salad, and sandwich combos under 600...
For diet-conscious New Years resolution–holders, All Samurai Sam’s Teriyaki Grill locations nationwide are offering a deal from January 4 to February 28 where five nutritious dishes will be...