Industry News

Acknowledging the challenges currently facing many restaurant operators, speakers at a major industry conference hosted today by foodservice consultants Technomic also discussed the larger threat...
Dairy leaders today announced an industry-wide commitment and action plan to reduce fluid milk’s carbon footprint while increasing business value, from farm to consumer.

The action plan is an...

Sweet Leaf Tea, a ready-to-drink beverage company, made several key announcements at the Fancy Food show in New York. The company is launching a limited-edition blueberry lemonade in an authentic...
Sbarro Inc. partnered with Velocity Technology Solutions Inc. to lead the company's information technology upgrade process.

Velocity, the leading provider of Lawson-managed services,...

ORTEC announced that Restaurant Technologies Inc. (RTI) has been able to gain significant savings with ORTEC’s Bulk Forecasting, Order Generation, and Route Optimization Solution Suite across...
Sonic Corp. announced results for the third quarter and nine months ended May 31, 2008. Key aspects of the company's third quarter performance included:

• A 10 percent decline in net income...

Domino's Pizza named Silver Springs, Maryland, resident, Dennis Tran, the 2008 World's Fastest Pizza Maker. Tran, an executive vice president of operations for Domino's Pizza franchise, Team...
Organic Alliance Inc. highlighted a new study released at the Healthy Foods International Exposition and Conference which indicated that more consumers than ever before are turning to healthy and...
People Report, a human resources company, is one day into the second annual QSR Workforce Symposium, being held in Dallas, Texas, at the Las Colinas Marriott.

Unlike other conferences, the...

The National Restaurant Association, the leading business association for the restaurant industry, today announced the launch of the Restaurant Action Network, a grassroots program that will...
Costa Vida hired Executive Chef David Prows to create a menu that exploits the intense and diverse flavors of the Baja peninsula.

Chef Prows’ vast credentials and experience demonstrate Costa...

Yum! Brands Inc., parent company of A...
International frozen yogurt chain Yogen Früz has signed a master franchise agreement that will bring 10 stores to Georgia over the next few years. The agreement with Atlanta-based LB Yogurt LLC...
In today’s beverage market, customers want energy, and this summer’s Slurpee flavors all have an energy edge. The Slurpee season began with AMP Energy Freeze in April and Full Throttle Frozen...
This summer Great American Cookies will reward customers with three free cookies with the purchase of any ten. The "Three for the Road" summer promotion begins June 18. Great American Cookies', a...
On Thursday, June 26, from midnight to 11:59 p.m., Jack in the Box restaurants will give two free regular tacos to any guest who presents a gas receipt. There is a limit of one order of tacos...