Industry News

Animal protection charity Compassion Over Killing (COK) released results of an investigation inside an egg factory farm owned by Michael Foods, one of the country’s largest egg producers and...
The National Restaurant Association announced a partnership with the Food Donation Connection (FDC), an organization that works to help foodservice companies reduce food waste and feed those in...
Long John Silver’s (LJS) received approval from the United States Small Business Administration (SBA) for listing on the SBA Franchise Registry. According to LJS franchise development experts,...
Pizza Fusion announced the launch of its new Franchise Development Agent Program. The new program enables entrepreneurs to purchase exclusive territories across the country as the chain continues...
The National Restaurant Association presented its first annual Congressional Leadership Award to U.S. Sens. Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), Richard Lugar (R-Ind.), and Blanche Lincoln (D-Ark.) in...
According to a new report from foodservice industry consultant Technomic, consumers are willing to pay more for a specialty burger, especially a premium burger, than they are for a standard...
NTN Buzztime Inc. launched its new Sports Network. The new network features four interactive games geared towards driving a younger demographic into Buzztime’s more than 4,000 bar and restaurant...
Caribou Coffee is rolling out its new Fall Wild drinks with a series of online videos that star two cartoon characters as spokesmen.

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Reducing Americans' average intake of sodium to the amount recommended by health officials could save the nation as much as $18 billion annually in avoided health care costs and improve the...
The National Restaurant Association announced the winners of its 2009 Restaurant Neighbor Award, which recognizes restaurants for outstanding community service. Honored at an award ceremony in...
Chipotle Mexican Grill announced the winners of its user-generated “My Chipotle” advertising contest. The contest asked fans to submit ads highlighting their favorite food combination from the...
The National Restaurant Association (NRA) announced the election of its new officers during the association's September board meeting in Washington, D.C. Michael Gibbons, president and CEO of...
Wings To Go Inc. announced that it won an award by placing a sauce into competition at the National Buffalo Wing Festival in Buffalo, New York.

Wings To Go placed second in the “Creative...
El Pollo Loco announced the addition of its new limited-time Buffaloco Wings.

Available in restaurants beginning September 12, El Pollo Loco’s new Buffaloco Wings are prepared to order...
Vertek Corporation, provider of end-to-end business process outsourcing, business consulting, and managed business assurance offerings for the telecommunications industry, announced that it...
Jack in the Box is featuring its Big Cheeseburger—also known in Texas as the Big Texas Cheeseburger—for only a buck, excluding tax, at participating restaurants for a limited time....