Industry News

When the Los Angeles Kings of the National Hockey League (NHL) lace up their skates and take to the ice for the fast-paced season opener in Fall 2009, they will count Panasonic as their new “...
“Five Big Choices, Five Little Bucks,” is the theme on the menu this summer at Pat...
Planet Smoothie announces today its partnership with Sambazon, the Acai global leader, to launch three new smoothie flavors in a limited-time offer: Amazon Energy, Amazon Cherry, and Jungle Fruit...
The Subway restaurant chain brings FUZE iced tea to its nearly 22,500 restaurants throughout the United States.

FUZE is compatible with the SUBWAY brand’s fresh platform, which provides...

Starbucks is giving customers the chance to earn one of 280,000 free pints of its ice cream through a special Facebook promotion, as a celebration of National Ice Cream Month.

Over a two...
Smithfield’s Chicken ‘N Bar-B-Q has begun a “Freedom Week” program that allows customers to donate items to U.S. troops serving in Afghanistan. Customers who donate one or more items will...
Chipotle Mexican Grill announced that, as part of its new “My Chipotle” advertising campaign, it will pay one winner $10,000 for their ad submission and may put the winner’s favorite food...
The National Basketball Association (NBA) and Taco Bell Corp. announced that Taco Bell has become the “Official Quick Service Restaurant” of the NBA.

As part of the multiyear marketing...
Mexican fast-casual franchise Qdoba announced that they will use Tetherball, an industry provider of mobile loyalty and rewards solutions, to expand on their existing loyalty program. The program...
Arby’s is introducing an addition to its Roastburger family of sandwiches: the BBQ Bacon Cheddar Roastburger. The sandwich features oven-roasted, thinly sliced roast beef, and is topped with...
The Superior Court of New Jersey granted partial summary judgment in favor of franchisees of Taco Bell Restaurants against Underwriters of Lloyds, which sold Trade Name Restoration, Loss of...
As promotional support for winning “Best Burrito” in a Washingtonian Magazine readers poll, East Coast quick-serve California Tortilla will host a “Secret Password Day” on Wednesday,...
The expected Angus burgers from McDonald’s now have a roll out date. McDonald's Corp. will begin selling the new line of burgers, priced at about $4 each, today.

The new Angus burgers...
Latin pizza brand Pizza Patrón recently opened its second quick-serve pizza outlet in San Antonio. The restaurant is located on Zarzamora Street just west of downtown.

The new location...
A recently released study suggests cottonseed oil consumption significantly increases vitamin E intake without affecting fat intake, according to nutrition researchers at Texas Woman’s University...