Industry News

Spicy Pickle fast-casual restaurants announced today the grand opening of its 41st restaurant at 1389 E. 115th Street in the Spring Creek Shopping Center in Edmond, Oklahoma. The new restaurant...
CKE Restaurants Inc. announced that they have signed development agreements with MDS Foods Pte. Ltd. and Global Food Connection, LLC to open a combined 25 new Hardee's restaurants in Pakistan...
The newest franchise for Sweet Peppers Deli is located in the Northwood Village on Highway 15 North in Laurel, Mississippi. The evening of June 16th, an invitation-only opening party was held at...
The first White Castle restaurant in the Detroit area opened on June 13, 1929, at 12328 E. Jefferson. Seventy-nine years and millions of hamburgers later, there is another White Castle location...
Pretzelmaker and Pretzel Time, the innovators of the original Pretzel Dog, are launching the Pretzel Dogs Kick Bun Video Challenge.

The Pretzel Dogs Kick Bun Video Challenge encourages...

Transactions at self-service kiosks will surpass $607 billion this year in North America as consumers continue to embrace self service technology. The amount will more than triple by 2012 to over...
Eating “better for you” foods rather than dieting appears to be the weapon of choice against the battle of the bulge, according to The NPD Group, a leading market research firm. NPD reports that...
Wingstop won two Stevie Awards for Best Overall Company, companies with more than 2500 employees category, and Best TV or Cinema Ad Campaign in the 2008 American Business Awards last night.

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Altametrics, the leading provider of enterprise solutions to the foodservice industry, announced today that Friendly Ice Cream Corporation will implement Altametrics' Inventory Management system...
The Gatorade Company, a division of PepsiCo, today announced Sarah Robb O'Hagan as its new chief marketing officer. O'Hagan, 36, joins PepsiCo after nearly six years at Nike where she has held...
Today, Parents magazine named Red Robin Gourmet Burgers (Red Robin) one of the 10 Best Family Restaurant Chains in the U.S. for its family-friendly atmosphere, new kids' menu with...
Moe’s Southwest Grill is launching its Moe’s Passport to Adventure sweepstakes. The sweepstakes is available at www.moes.com and presents a game where guests can build a virtual burrito for a...
Yogen Früz, a frozen yogurt chain with over 1,100 stores in over 20 countries, announced today that it has signed a master franchise agreement with Miami-based Frozenguy LLC that will bring 21...
CiCi's Pizza launched its "Wanna Play" peel and win promotion on June 15. Customers who purchase 32-ounce drinks have a 1:2 chance of winning. Guests can win a back-to-school shopping spree...
The debate over menu labeling at the restaurant level is gaining volume as the public at large seems to be pleading for help in the fight against obesity which remains an epidemic nationwide and...
Dippin' Dots' six week promotion begins Friday, June 13th, and includes a chance to win an incredible adventure trip to Iceland and other prizes.

Customers can enter for a chance to win a trip...