Industry News

In April, the protectors of the nation's and the world's food supply will meet in Washington, D.C. for the 11th Annual Food Safety Summit. Industry experts will lead discussions, explore concerns...
Brazil Fast Food Corp. (OTC Bulletin Board: BOBS.OB - News) (“Brazil Fast Food”, or “the Company”) the second largest fast-food restaurant chain with 663 points of sale in Brazil, operating under...
Restaurants may be facing the toughest New Year in recent memory, but opportunities are still present for operators that know how to focus their efforts where it really counts—on the consumer....
Java Detour (Pink Sheets: JVDT - News) has sold two of its corporate-owned stores, in Yuba City and Marysville, California, to a new franchisee, Java NorCal LLC. The two stores were sold for a...
A major warming trend hit Chicago this morning as Jamba Juice unveiled its new Steel Cut Oatmeal with Fruit during a citywide oatmeal run to serve breakfast to the tireless workers of Chicago’s...
IHOP plans to serve millions of free pancakes in celebration of National Pancake Day on February 24, 2009. The celebration is designed to bring together friends and family, as well as to raise $1...
When asked to recall the top food-related stories of 2008, the nation's food editors focused on issues with global significance. Topping the list was the spike in food prices across the world,...
In another era, children would get in trouble for talking fresh. These days, when teens and preteens are talking fresh, those who provide foods and beverages to this generation would be well...
Despite the economic recession, consumers are likely to hold steady and maintain natural and organic grocery purchasing in 2009. That's according to a recent MamboTrack study by Mambo Sprouts...
The Food Channel (www.foodchannel.com) has released its Top Ten Food Trends for 2009, identifying the significant food movements consumers, foodservice professionals, and manufacturers should...
As part of its recent efforts to upscale its menu and capture full-service patrons looking for a deal, Hardee’s today rolled out the Ham...
With the introduction of Cup of Joe for a Joe, Green Beans Coffee is giving everyone an opportunity to express their support for U.S. men and women in uniform through the simple act of buying a...
Tis the season to wait in line as the first 100 customers at the Dec. 18 opening of San Antonio's newest Chick-fil-A restaurant at 5615 W. 1604 Loop N. (at Alamo Ranch Marketplace) will be...
Campero USA Corp., the U.S. affiliate of Pollo Campero, held a reception in South Florida on December 10 to benefit the Ayudame a Vivir Foundation ("Help Me Live Foundation"). Patty Gutierrez,...
Papa Bello Enterprises Inc. (Pink Sheets: PAPA - News) announced plans for continued overseas expansion by entering a partnership with master franchise development company, Fusion Global Partners...
Costa Vida announced today the launch of its holiday gift card promotion, which rewards customers with a free $5 gift card for every purchase of $30 in Costa Vida gift cards.

Customers can...