Industry News

ASTEROP Inc., a leader in business intelligence and predictive analytics, announced the release of its newest business intelligence dataset, including analysis of consumer spending trends....
According to foodservice consultant Technomic, the top 100 fast-casual chains continued to be the growth vehicle for the limited-service restaurant industry in 2007 and outperformed the...
Over the next several years SONIC Drive-In will develop drive-ins in the North/Northwest, South, and West suburbs of Chicago, Illinois.

The first Chicago-area SONIC Drive-Ins to break ground...

The National Restaurant Association announced today that exhibiting companies at its 2008 Restaurant, Hotel-Motel Show, held May 17-20 at McCormick Place in Chicago, donated an impressive 116,553...
CKE Restaurants Inc. announced today its subsidiary, Carl Karcher Enterprises Inc., has signed an agreement to open a minimum of 100 Carl's Jr. restaurants in the People's Republic of China over...
Panasonic Information Systems, a division of Panasonic System Solutions Company and a world leader in point of sale and drive-thru communication solutions, announced a host of industry leading...
Pizza Fusion co-founders, Vaughan Lazar and Michael Gordon, recently returned from San Diego with a team of colleagues and friends where they ran the Rock 'n' Roll Marathon in an effort to raise...
Carl’s Jr. announced the arrival today of its ultimate premium burger, the Prime Rib Six Dollar Burger.

The new high-end burger is the latest in the Carl's Jr. string of "meat-as-a-condiment...

Chick-fil-A will reward those willing to wait in line for Lexington, Kentucky’s, newest stand-alone Chick-fil-A restaurant opening on June 19 by giving away $26,000 in free Chick-fil-A food to...
McDonald's USA launched a national casting call today inviting consumers to submit a video or audio remix of the popular Big Mac chant on MySpace.com/BigMacChant. The winning remix will be...
Einstein Noah Restaurant Group Inc. announced today the signing of a multi-unit development agreement with Wilbur and Matt McKinney to franchise Einstein Bros. Bagels restaurants and continue to...
KFC will sell Political T's on http://www.KFC.com challenging Americans to choose a side. Additionally, boutiques in the presidential candidates' home states, Akira in Chicago, Divaz Boutique in...
Maria's Italian Kitchen today announced the opening of its first Maria's Express, designed to provide a quick bite for business people on-the-go. Maria's Express offers a diverse menu spanning...
The Economic Times’ (India) annual survey of India’s Most Trusted Brands named Pizza Hut as the “Most Trusted Food Service Brand” in India for the fourth year, ahead of all other Indian...
Papa Murphy’s has partnered with Traeger Pellet Grills, LLC, the country’s leading manufacturer of handcrafted wood pellet grills, to celebrate July’s status as National Grilling Month. From...
To support the growth of its leading flavored soft drink and non-carbonated beverage brands, Dr Pepper Snapple Group Inc. has finalized an agreement to open a world-class production and...