Industry News

A new report from market research firm Mintel shows that after years of mediocre sales increases, the potato chip market grew 22 percent during the economic downturn (comparing 2007 market data...
Certified master chef Russell Scott, executive chef at Isleworth Golf...
Dunkin’ Donuts announced the grand opening of its new store at the Harrah’s Tunica Casino in Robinsonville, Mississippi. The store, located on the south end of the first floor of the casino, is...
Subway announced an addition to its roster of sandwiches that will be available for a limited time only, from September 25 to November 16.

The Buffalo Chicken submarine sandwich is a six...
Internet marketing agency Parallel Path Corporation announced the immediate availability of its small business advertising solution Aha!Local Online Listing and Optimization service for local...
The third time was a charm for Neenah, Wisconsin, sandwich artist Bryon Shea, who won the 2009 Subway Sub Jammers competition in Washington, D.C., by making a "perfect" footlong submarine...
Caribou Coffee announced that, in memory of former employee Amy Erickson, who lost her battle with breast cancer in 1995, it will once again offer Amy’s Blend coffee and new Amy’s Blend tea,...
Jack in the Box announced that for a limited time it is bringing back its Bonus Jack, a double-patty cheeseburger introduced in 1970, and is offering a Bonus Jack Combo Meal, featuring the...
The Webby Awards—the Internet’s version of the Oscars or Emmys, recognizing online excellence—announced that it is now accepting submissions for the 2010 awards, including for the...
Whataburger unveiled its new Buffalo Whatachick'n Sandwich, featuring a breaded chicken filet topped with lettuce, tomatoes, lightly melted Monterey Jack cheese, two slices of bacon, and creamy...
Pizza Hut announced that it is using its Twitter feed to raise awareness of worldwide hunger. Pizza Hut is pledging four meals to World Hunger Relief, a campaign that supports the United Nations...
Wendy’s FourCrown, a Minnesota Wendy’s franchisee, announced that its Eden Prairie, Minnesota restaurant became the first quick-service restaurant to be an all-digital restaurant. It is comprised...
Burger King Corp. announced the October 19 launch of its ¼-pound Double Cheeseburger for only $1.

The $1 ¼-pound Double Cheeseburger offers Burger King restaurant guests two flame-...
Taco Del Mar Franchising Corp. announced that it has appointed Rick Braa as the company’s new chief financial officer. The company has more than 240 locations throughout the U.S. and Canada....
Panda Express announced "SweetFire Friday," a promotion on Friday, September 25. To celebrate the launch of the company's newest creation, SweetFire Chicken Breast, Panda Express is offering all...