Industry News

Foodservice consultants Technomic report that the Top 200 Canadian restaurant chains grew annual sales by 5.2 percent in 2007, representing overall performance comparable to the Top 500 chains in...
McAlister’s Deli is pleased to announce the promotion of Ken Green to the newly-created position of chief operating officer.

Green joined the McAlister’s corporate family in September 2007 and...

Restaurant industry performance improved in May, as the National Restaurant Association's comprehensive index of restaurant activity rose for the second consecutive month. The Association's...
Auntie Anne's Pretzels is opening its first Canadian franchise on Canada’s 141st birthday in Niagara Falls, Ontario. The Auntie Anne's store in Niagara Falls brings the chain's worldwide presence...
Dunkin' Donuts announced the addition of its new Southwest Chicken Flatbread Sandwich, available year-round at Dunkin' Donuts restaurants nationwide beginning today. The newest addition to Dunkin...
Burger King Corp. (NYSE:BKC) announced today the launch of a new nutritionally balanced BURGER KING® Kids Meal, featuring BK™ Fresh Apple Fries and a family favorite, KRAFT® Macaroni...
LaMar's Donuts is teaming up with Dunn Bros Coffee to open their first co-branded location in Omaha, Nebraska. The grand opening celebration will begin on Thursday, July 31, and run through...
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) conducted a Webcast hosted by CDC Software on Thursday, June 26, to discuss its new Food Protection Plan.

Dr. David Acheson, associate commissioner for...

Premium coffee gets fully charged with the launch of Full Throttle Coffee, a creamy coffee and energy blend set to be unleashed in the U.S. pacific northwest and southeast regions this month...
According to new data from the National Hot Dog and Sausage Council (NHDSC), 63 percent of baseball fans listed hot dogs as the one ballpark food they could not live without. Peanuts ranked a...
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The big thing this summer at Zaxby’s is really quite small. The Southeast fast-casual chain known for its chicken fingers, Buffalo wings and salads, is adding the snack-...
U.S. Representative Eric Cantor (R-VA) and U.S. Senator Mitch McConnell (R-KY) were honored as recipients of the 2008 Thomas Jefferson Award for Distinguished Service by the International...
The annual yum-fest known as the Taste of Chicago is blowing into the Windy City, and in the next two weeks, an estimated 3 million food lovers will sample the best bites in town. Thanks to Zagat...
Most people don’t stop to think about what type of sweeteners they use and what the differences between them might mean for their overall well-being. The debate between sugar and the blue, yellow...
Dunkin' Donuts today launched "Bases Loaded," a summer iced beverage promotion. The promotion is licensed by MLB.com, the Major League Baseball Players Association, and certain individual teams...