Industry News

Rudi’s Organic Bakery Inc. today launched a multi-faceted consumer education campaign designed to raise awareness of the presence of high fructose corn syrup (HFCS) in packaged sandwich bread....
Today, DC Brands International Inc. announced that they have signed up to exhibit at the NACS (National Association Of Convenience Stores) annual tradeshow to be held in Chicago, October 5-7,...
As time-pressed workers try to cut costs and eat healthier, brown-bagging is becoming increasingly popular in the American workplace, according to a new study from The NPD Group, a market...
With gross margins on fuel hovering around 5 percent, it’s no wonder that many c-store operators are taking a fresh look at their foodservice programs, where margins are easily over 40 percent...
Javo Beverage Company Inc., a provider of dispensable coffee and tea-based beverages to the food service industry, announced today that it anticipates the following financial results for the...
Gifford’s Ice Cream has added two new awards to its growing list of accolades. At the most recent annual World Dairy Expo, held in Madison, Wisconsin, Gifford’s Ice Cream earned the top...
Papa Bello Enterprises announced today that the company has expanded its franchise business into South Carolina with the sale of an area rep agreement to Nazir Moosa, a business man from South...
Unique Pizza and Subs Corporation, in cooperation with the online restaurant commissary The Virtual Warehouse Inc. (VRTW), researched numerous mobile kitchen manufacturers before deciding to team...
Dine Wise Inc., a direct marketer of chef-prepared meals and quality foods since 1959, makes customized meal plans—Dine Wise Mix and Match Meals—available for shipment direct to the home or...
Cold Stone Creamery is holding a training camp send-off celebration on Tuesday, July 22, from 6:30-8:30 p.m. to benefit the Make-A-Wish Foundation of Arizona. Fifty percent of the evening’s sales...
Fitch Ratings believes that the large beverage companies will struggle to grow organically in the U.S., and that future growth is likely to come from abroad, according to a new report.

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Price Pfister, a manufacturer of kitchen and bath fixtures, announced an extension of its Hanover collection by introducing a two-handle, pull-down kitchen faucet, a design typically offered only...
Panda Express announced that Anju Jason, a chef at its Moana Lua location on Oahu, Hawaii, has qualified for the 2008 Summer Olympic Games in Beijing. Jason will be competing in the men’s...
Alliance POS is hosting an event this fall and is inviting Atlanta area chefs, restaurant/bar owners, and general managers to attend and compete in this challenge. There will be two teams of...
VeriFone Holdings Inc. announced that the Claim Jumper Restaurants chain has joined the roster of restaurants using its ON THE SPOT payment system. Claim Jumper has VeriFone CarsidePAY...
Wayne Farms LLC, the fifth largest vertically integrated poultry producer in the U.S., announced today that it has raised more than $95,000 to date in 2008 for the American Cancer Society (ACS)...