Industry News

KFC introduced the $5 Madden NFL Box, now available at KFC restaurants coast to coast. The meal includes a choice of one of six KFC menu options, a side item, and a 32-ounce drink in a Madden NFL...
While the National Retail Federation predicts a drop in Halloween costume and candy sales this year, Papa John’s announced that it is anticipating a big night for the pizza industry on what is...
Fazoli's, founded in 1989 in Lexington, Kentucky, announced that in honor of the chain's 20th anniversary, participating Fazoli's restaurants are rolling back the price of Baked Spaghetti to $2....
Pizza Patron posted comparable sales increases each month of 2009 leading to a 5.98 percent third quarter increase over 2008. The company cited its entrepreneurial spirit, expansion of new store...
Johanson Transportation Service (JTS), a third-party supply chain solutions provider, will be exhibiting at the Worldwide Food Expo 2009 from October 28 to 31 at Chicago’s McCormick Place.
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Summer is historically a peak season for the foodservice industry, but this past summer the industry experienced its fourth consecutive quarter of traffic declines versus the same quarter a year...
Extreme Pizza announced the launch of its partnership with e-marketing solutions provider eWORDofMOUTH. The new partnership allows Extreme Pizza to harness eWORDofMOUTH’s on-demand technology to...
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Pollo Campero will open its doors in Providence, Rhode Island, with a grand opening ribbon-cutting ceremony commemorating its first Rhode Island location.

Pollo Campero will open the...
HME, a drive-thru solutions provider, announced the release of the DASH LCD upgrade to its System 30 Drive-Thru Timer for quick-serve restaurants. Now customers who already have HME System 30 can...
Krispy Kreme Doughnut Corporation will open its newest Krispy Kreme Doughnut Factory in Clarksville, Indiana, on November 3.

The Doughnut Factory will open its doors at 5 a.m., and...
Wahoo’s Fish Taco unveiled the winning names of its “Taste It. Name It. Win It.” contest: Power Chopper Salad, Wafu Bowl, and Baja-ladas Platter. As a part of the chain’s 20-year milestone...
Jamba Juice added a twist to a lunch it hosted at the "A Day of Transformation" event presented by the Women's Conference on October 26. In addition to grab-n-go food items including wraps and...
Noodles & Company will open its first restaurant in St. Louis Park, Minnesota—the 23rd location in Minnesota—on November 4 at 10:30 a.m.

In celebration, Noodles will host a...
Caribou Coffee announced the promotion of Daniel E. Lee to secretary, senior vice president, and general counsel of Caribou Coffee, and the appointment of Dan Hurdle to the role of senior vice...