Industry News

The American Academy of Chefs (AAC), the honor society of the American Culinary Federation (ACF), honored Dr. L. Timothy Ryan, certified master chef, with the Sharing Culinary Traditions Award...
Domino’s Pizza made deliveries throughout the night of July 16 to volunteers, designers, and contractors of ABC’s Extreme Makeover Home Edition, who work around the clock for seven straight days...
Baskin-Robbins announced that it plans to open 12 new stores in and around Hilton Head Island, South Carolina, and is looking for franchisees.

"As the Baskin-Robbins brand continues to...
HMSHost, provider of food, beverage, and retail services for travelers, announced the extension of its current food and beverage concessions contract at Charlotte Douglas International Airport (...
Burger King Corp. announced the appointment of Kevin Higgins as president of its Europe, Middle East, and Africa (EMEA) region, based at the company’s EMEA headquarters in Zug, Switzerland. As...
Odwalla, a natural health beverage company, released Wholly Grain!, a fruit smoothie with 32 grams of natural whole grains in a tropical medley of orange, pineapple, and mango juices. The drink...
The American Culinary Federation (ACF) held its annual convention in Orlando, Florida, from July 11 to 14, hosting seminars, speeches, competitions and—most importantly—plenty of food, using the...
Dunkin' Donuts introduced its new Frozen Cappuccino. The newest addition to the brand's lineup of iced and coffee beverages is available at participating Dunkin' Donuts shops nationwide for the...
Pizza Hut announced that iPhone and iPod Touch users can order Pizza Hut menu items directly from their devices via a free application.

"As more of our customers are integrating the...
Smashburger signed a 30-unit deal with BIGG Capital Holdings LLC, a business development group based out of Dallas and led by National Football League player Leonard Davis.

“Burger...
Sandella’s Flatbread Café partnered with master franchisee Abdulaziz Abdulhadi Aljudee...
Red Mango, retailers of nonfat frozen yogurt, agreed to a master license agreement with Sodexo Inc., a comprehensive service solutions company with a core business of integrated food and...
Dunkin' Donuts announced the addition of 24 nontraditional locations across Florida: six locations in Florida Turnpike travel plazas; 14 locations at airports, including nine at Fort Lauderdale...
New Leaf Brands announced that it rolled out New Leaf Tea with distributors in Virginia and North Carolina. Sales in the first three weeks reached almost 50% penetration in the independent c-...
Del Taco reintroduced the Orange Shake to its menu and also introduced for the first time a freshly brewed Orange Iced Tea.

“Orange is a great flavor for summer and our new orange-...
Baskin-Robbins announced that it has plans to expand and is seeking franchisees in Phoenix and Tucson, Arizona, and the surrounding regions.

"As the Baskin-Robbins brand continues to...