Industry News

Organic To Go, the nation’s first fast casual café chain to be certified as an organic retailer, today announced it is continuing its expansion into the Metro Washington, D.C., market with the...
Rubbermaid Commercial Products (RCP) introduced its new Metropolitan Smokers’ Station—solution to anti-smoking legislation.

“With local, state, and national anti-smoking legislation on the...

NexCen Brands Inc., parent company of Marble Slab Creamery, announced the next four flavors for their Premiere Fridays summer celebration. Marble Slab has been rolling out the red carpet every...
Todd Graves, founder and CEO of Raising Cane’s Chicken Fingers, named Clay Dover president and chief marketing officer of the 70-unit company.

“We are thrilled to have a seasoned industry...

HungerRush Online Ordering, a provider of remote ordering technologies for the restaurant industry, recently partnered with Hungry Howie's Pizza.

Revention Inc. is dominating the POS market by...

Executive Chef Craig Dion has opened Penman Square Market and Cafe in Jacksonville Beach, Florida, which serves lunch and dinner, not much different from typical cafes and neighborhood...
Dutch Bros. Coffee will donate all proceeds from sales on Wednesday, July 23, to the Relay For Life team in each local market. Relay For Life is the American Cancer Society’s signature event...
UFood Grill today announced the kick-off of an aggressive nationwide expansion plan beginning with the opening of the Chicago, Illinois, franchise on July 30 and the Dallas/Fort Worth...
Sandella’s Flatbread recently closed a multi-unit franchising deal with Gourmet Ventures bringing five new restaurants to Houston, Texas. The franchisee is expected to open their first restaurant...
Truco Enterprises, the source of On The Border brand of Southwest/Mexican retail food and drink mix products, is now bringing convenience home with its new selection of frozen dinners and...
July 12, 2008, brought the grand opening of Nubi Yogurt's latest cafe. "The line snaked through the store, out the front door, and onto the sidewalk," says Tim Lan, director of Nubi Yogurt. "We...
Maui Wowi Hawaiian announced today that it has signed a master franchise agreement with ALOHA Danismanlik Hizmetleri, Insaat, Bilgisayar, Gida Turizm Ic ve Dis Ticaret Limited Sirketi (“ALOHA...
Taking the lead over the soft drink industry for the first time, the coffee market (inclusive of both retail and foodservice sales) was valued at $44 billion in 2007. According to an updated...
Daphne’s Greek Café today announced plans to expand the company’s chain of restaurants to Washington with the opening of two new restaurant locations. The first restaurant, Daphne’s Greek Express...
Following a soft launch that elevated over 300,000 of its best guests to members, T.G.I. Friday's restaurants today announced the formal nationwide launch of the company's Give Me More Stripes (...