Industry News

Yogen Früz signed development agreements for 29 stores in Argentina and 21 stores in Peru.

The new fro-yo emporiums will expand the franchise’s footprint in Latin America, adding to existing...

California Pizza Kitchen Inc. opened a new restaurant at Twelve Oaks Mall in Novi, Michigan. The shopping center was expanded last fall and features 200 shops and services along with department...
Caribou Coffee Company Inc. announced that Michael Tattersfield has been named president and CEO. Tattersfield succeeds Rosalyn “Roz” Mallet who was appointed interim CEO in November 2007.

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Chick-fil-A, the nation's second-largest chicken restaurant chain, will award those willing to wait in line for the opening of the newest Jacksonville, Florida, stand-alone restaurant on August 7...
The SUBWAY restaurant chain announced that it has named six outstanding franchisees as recipients of its 2008 Franchisee of the Year awards and three highly respected members of its development...
A study published online today in the International Journal of Obesity shows that eating two eggs for breakfast, as part of a reduced-calorie diet, helps overweight adults lose more weight and...
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Jack in the Box Inc. today announced the addition of Winifred (Wendy) Markus Webb to the company’s board of directors, effective July 31, 2008. Webb is senior vice president of strategic...
Baskin-Robbins franchisees in the Detroit area are teaming up with the Make-A-Wish Foundation of Michigan for a sweet celebration and a fun partnership. Eighteen Baskin-Robbins stores in the...
Mimi’s Cafe has announced the launch of its “Just Enough” dinner menu, a newly-created selection of six signature dishes, created to satisfy guests seeking a smaller dinner portion. Now available...
Which kids' menus are most likely to make your children fat? A year-long study of children's meals has revealed vast dietary differences among America's favorite fast-food and sit-down chain...
Every single possible combination of the children’s meals at KFC, Taco Bell, Sonic, Jack in the Box, and Chick-fil-A is too high in calories, according to a study released today by the nonprofit...
The Taco Maker has opened its newest restaurant in the Wal-Mart in Punta Gorda, Florida, at 5001 Taylor Road. A ribbon cutting and grand opening celebration was held on July 18th.

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A nearly three year lawsuit between California Attorney General, Edmund Brown Jr., and four potato chip makers ended Friday. Heinz, Frito-Lay, Kettle Foods, and Lance Inc all agreed to cut levels...
Tyson Foods CEO Richard L. Bond provided details of the company's Olympic involvement at a news conference Friday, which featured Mary Lou Retton, 1984 Olympic gymnastics champion who is serving...
The deadline for businesses to submit disaster loan applications to the U.S. Small Business Administration for damage caused by the Queen Anne's Gate Apartments fire on June 14, 2008, is...