Industry News

Starting this week, Pollo Tropical is adding some sizzle to its menu with the Caribbean Chicken Fajitas, a flavorful dish, at all of its New Jersey, Hartford, Connecticut, and Staten Island, New...
Capriotti’s, a sandwich brand, is the official sandwich of the 2009 World Series of Poker (WSOP) for the second year in a row. Capriotti’s will join the exciting competition that takes place May...
AFC Enterprises, Inc. (Nasdaq: AFCE - News), the franchisor and operator of Popeyes, reported results for its first fiscal quarter of 2009 which ended April 19, 2009. The company also updated...
Jamba Juice announced today the national rollout of a limited time only seasonal smoothie, the Blackberry Bliss, and its coinciding Summer Promotion--Summer Bliss is Back. With the warm summer...
Merchants with existing plastic gift card programs can now take advantage of Mocapay's recently launched mobile gift card iPhone application, available on iTunes.

Mocapay, a mobile gift,...

Häagen-Dazs announced today that the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) has listed Häagen-Dazs Shops on its official Franchise Registry.

The Franchise Registry is a compilation of...

Smashburger secured its tenth franchisee, Reload LLC. The latest agreement brings the total number of Smashburger franchise locations to 187.

The latest franchise deal is another step in...

Blockbuster Inc. (NYSE: BBI) (NYSE: BBI.B) and Subway restaurants are teaming up for a regional promotion using free movie rentals from Blockbuster.com to help drive sales of Subway Fresh Value...
Sure, the iPhone can track your FedEx packages, make bids on eBay, and test how moronic you are. The Moron Test is even the No. 1 downloaded app as of today. But Gomobo is taking the technology...
Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM - News) today announced that it has priced its cash tender offer to purchase up to $150 million of its 7.700 percent Senior Notes due July 1, 2012 (CUSIP No....
It appears that today’s kids are no longer won over by a toy nestled between their chicken nuggets and fries, or with the kids’ menu, according to The NPD Group, a leading market research company...
Burger King Corp.(NYSE:BKC) announced today that it is enhancing its BK® Kids Meal menu with offerings that meet its stringent nutrition criteria for advertised Kids Meals, as part of the company...
Rubio's Fresh Mexican Grill and Share Our Strength today announced the All-American Moment fundraiser to raise awareness and money in support of ending childhood hunger.

Guests are invited to...

Raising Cane’s Chicken Fingers®, one of the fastest-growing restaurant chains in the U.S., has promoted Ian Vaughn to chief operating officer.

Most recently, Vaughn served as senior vice...

At McDonald’s annual meeting tomorrow in Oak Brook, Illinois, Paul Shapiro, senior director of The Humane Society of the United States’ factory farming campaign, will urge shareholders to approve...
Taco Del Mar appoints Larry Destro as the new president and CEO of the company. Taco Del Mar, a quick-service Mexican restaurant chain featuring big Baja beach-style Mondo Burritos and fish tacos...