Industry News

The company reported strong worldwide net revenue growth of 7 percent.
Take Your Parent to Work Day was conceived by New York Tri-State Area McDonald's to celebrate the supportive parents that help make McDonald's Crew members the best in the business.
For each card sold in May and June, Dunkin' Donuts will donate $1 to the Dunkin' Brands Community Foundation, which supports heroes who serve their communities every day.
The Environmental Hoods utilize a patent-pending process of cleaning the grease laden air prior to discharge into the air duct.
The new Zero's Subs restaurant is located inside a Shell Service Station/Convenience Store in the Crenshaw district of Los Angeles.
The company agreed to terms with Pillsbury, Winthrop, Shaw, Pittman LLP, to pursue the necessary steps to take the company public.
The new restaurant offers an expanded menu that includes modern versions of traditional Thai and Chinese cuisine served along side Samurai Sam’s current Japanese specialties.
Geared specifically for small businesses, BizTrader.com’s services incorporate Web 2.0 functionality including blogging, message boards, and RSS feeds.
According to the 2008 BrandZ Top 100 Most Powerful Brands, the industry category continues to be one of the fastest growing in terms of brand value growth, rising by 27 percent over last year.
The combined company will create the food industry’s leading supply chain network, and will be uniquely capable of delivering a complete supply chain solution to both the retail and foodservice channels.
The company announced several promotions within its top management, effective May 1, as well as related changes to realign the operational structure of the company.
Pamela O. Kimmet, 49, will oversee the development and implementation of global human resources initiatives for the company
Pretzelmaker and Pretzel Time will be giving away free pretzels to the first 100 patrons who say “combo crazy” at the counter on April 26.
The menu development is in response to the increased popularity of specialty flavored coffees.
The grand opening marks the first of a multiunit development program in a newly established partnership between Road Ranger convenience stores and Chester’s.
The net loss for the fourth quarter was $31.8 million, or $0.50 per share.