Industry News

In response to the rapidly growing trend in America toward spicier cuisine, Hardee's is bringing back its Jalapeño Thickburger. Ever since the 2006 limited-time offer menu item was deleted from...
One carry-on that passengers flying out of the Cincinnati area won’t forget is a delicious meal from Bruegger’s. Today, Bruegger’s Enterprises, Inc. announced the opening of its newest bakery...
NuRide, Inc., an incentive-based online ridesharing community, announced yesterday Panera Bread has partnered with the company to provide a valuable offer from its "pick two" menu for commuters...
Cellfire Inc., a mobile discount offer and coupon service, last week released key findings regarding mobile coupon redemption, including the top 10 cities in America that are super savers....
Dunkin’ Donuts today officially launched its new, all-day Oven-Toasted menu. The new platform marks the most significant change to Dunkin’ Donuts product lineup since the company launched...
The Coca-Cola Company and Honest Tea, Inc. today announced that the two companies have completed an agreement resulting in Coca-Cola holding approximately 40 percent interest in the fast-growing...
“Taste infringers” and “soda pirates” are just two of the accusations leveled at Coke Zero and those behind its success in the brand’s first-ever NASCAR television ad. The new commercial uses a...
Richardson-based Crest Foods, Inc. dba Nestle Toll House Café celebrates a milestone in the ongoing success of the brand, the opening of their 100th café. The 100th café is in the new shopping...
Exubera Pro from Everpure®(www.everpure.com), a Pentair company, announced that it received a Kitchen Innovations 2008 Award presented by the National Restaurant Association Restaurant Show. A...
Henny Penny Corporation Awarded Prestigious Kitchen Innovations™ 2008 Award Presented by the National Restaurant Association Restaurant Hotel-Motel Show On January 15, 2008, Henny Penny...
Large chains like McDonald’s, KFC, Taco Bell, Subway, and Pizza Hut continue to capture the vast majority of fast-food occasions. But smaller, more regional concepts like Pei Wei, In-N-Out Burger...
John Scardapane, founder and chairman of Saladworks, Inc. announced today that Vernon W. Hill II, Founder and Retired Chairman of Commerce Bancorp, (NYSE: CBH) has made a major investment in...
Investors exploring the restaurant industry will have an opportunity in the daytime café space now that First Watch, the Florida-based leader in the breakfast-brunch-and-lunch industry, announced...
The Foodservice Consultants Society International (FCSI) North American Division officially changed it’s name to Foodservice Consultants Society International - The Americas. The name change was...
The growing demand for healthier menu choices has led Ellianos Coffee Company to establish the Ellianos Nutritional Panel to research and develop healthy drink alternatives for its health...
Andrew Cherng, founder and chairman of Panda Restaurant Group, and his wife, Peggy Cherng, PhD, the company’s co-chair, are recipients of the 2008 City of Angels Award. The honor is given by the...