Industry News

Ocean Spray completion the expansion of its Wisconsin Rapids facility which doubled the plant's size to 440,000 square feet today, making it the largest cranberry processing plant in the world....
Prince George's County native Athena Ware Hernandez is opening the latest Original SoupMan location on Wednesday, October 1, 2008, on 6504 America Boulevard in Hyattsville, Maryland. The Original...
The Council of Better Business Bureaus today announced that The Dannon Company has become the 15th company to join the Children’s Food and Beverage Advertising Initiative. BBB also announced...
Only 44 percent of South Los Angeles residents are aware of the recently-enacted moratorium on fast food restaurant openings, according to a recently-completed study by Technomic, Inc. Of those...
Kahala Brands Benefit Make-A-Wish Foundation® Serving up Week-Long Giveaways During the week of September 22, five Kahala brands will host a nationwide giveaway fundraising event for the Make-A-...
Wingstop announced today that it has chosen Feeding America, the nation's largest hunger relief organization, as its national charity of record. Wingstop’s commitment to Feeding America will...
Burger King Corp. Introduces Onion Rings to Line-Burger King Corp. (NYSE:BKC) announced today the addition of onion rings to the existing line of branded BURGER KING™ Snacks. Onion Rings, a round...
Texas Chicken®, the international brand of Atlanta-based Church’s Chicken®, opened its first restaurant in India, at Hyderabad. This marks the first of 30 restaurants planned for Andhra Pradesh...
Gifford’s Ice Cream, the award-winning, family-owned and -operated ice cream enterprise based in central Maine, added several new high-profile distribution locations.

The range of new...

Grecian Delight donated 34,000 pounds of various flatbreads and specialty meats to ChefRelief.org to assist hurricane victims. Chef Michael Morrison headed the relief effort by reaching out via...
Taco Bueno expanded its menu with new flame-grilled items including Fajita Tacos, Gourmet Burritos, and Gourmet Bowls. Customers can order these items with either flame-grilled steak or chicken....
Elevation Burger franchisee, Michael Hup, and his partners, Padmesh Chhita and Ketan Patel, recently signed a lease securing real estate for the first of their five units in Pennsylvania.

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Events at Wall Street’s biggest investment banks this week overshadowed other disappointing financial news in the foodservice sector. Darden, the world’s largest full-service restaurant company,...
Toppers Pizza launched the ONOSYS online ordering system to better serve its college-age customers.

With several locations near college campuses, the implementation of online ordering at...

Empanada Joe's, a gourmet "grab and go" food company, today opened in New York City's Times Square. Located at 683 8th Avenue, this is the second of three Empanada Joe's restaurants to open in...