Industry News

Del Taco announced that it will raise funds to help more than 430 Phoenix-area scouts attend the 100th Anniversary National Scout Jamboree next summer.

All Phoenix-area Del Taco...
Atlanta-based Canyons Burger Company announced that it will donate 10 percent of its sales on October 29 to the Upper Chattahoochee Riverkeeper (UCR) organization.

The promotion, “Hooch...
Carl’s Jr. launched its newest menu item, the Parmesan Chicken Sandwich, which features a breaded chicken fillet topped with melted cheese, smothered in authentic marinara sauce, on top of a...
Humane Farm Animal Care (HFAC), a non-profit certification organization improving the lives of farm animals in food production, announced that Plan B Burger Bar in Connecticut is the first...
Atlanta Bread introduced a new look and menu options to its catering service. The distinctive name—Pronti—captures Atlanta Bread’s signature international influence and the service...
Burger concept The Counter announced that Peter Wright joined the corporate team as senior vice president of franchise sales. The Southern California–based company experienced growth after...
The Syracuse Crunch hockey team announced the details of its “Crunch Win; Win a Taco” program, which it has teamed up with Taco Bell to present.

During the 2009-10 season, when the...
Pizza Patron announced a same-store comparable sales increase of 8.8 percent for the month of August. The company attributes a recession-busting promotion, increased ad spending, and highly...
Red Mango announced that it will begin awarding franchise agreements in Atlanta as part of an aggressive national expansion campaign. The company plans to open some 20 stores in the area over the...
Arby’s first eco-friendly restaurant, located in Magnolia, Texas, was recently awarded Silver Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Certification from the United States Green...
Krispy Kreme Doughnut Corporation announced that it entered into a franchise development agreement with Dominspec, S.A. for the development of 14 Krispy Kreme shops over the next five years in...
The Broad Street Licensing Group announced that the successful Burger King–branded salty snack food license manufactured by The Inventure Group expanded internationally to include 17 new...
Sustainable Foodservice Consulting (SFC), publisher of http://www.sustainablefoodservice.com, announced the launch of its new blog, “The Sustainable Shift Drink.”

The blog, accessible...
Chipotle Mexican Grill announced it is partnering with Houston-based Standard Renewable Energy (SRE) to install solar panels on approximately 75 Chipotle restaurants over the next year. In all,...
Burger King Corp. announced the opening of its first Whopper Bar restaurant in the company’s Asia-Pacific region, in Singapore's popular lifestyle precinct Clarke Quay. The opening is part of...
Tubby’s Grilled Submarines announced the launch of its new Pulled Pork Sub at all Tubby’s locations. The sub is the latest item on the new Tubby’s menu, following the addition of Chicken Wings,...