Industry News

On Friday, July 11, the Chick-fil-A chain will celebrate its annual Cow Appreciation Day event by offering a free meal to any customer who isn't "too chicken" to visit any of the chain's nearly 1...
Caribou Coffee Company Inc. is now offering its exclusive La Minita Peaberry coffee. The company buys the entire year's harvest of this high-quality, hand-sorted bean from the growers at Hacienda...
Whole Foods Market has partnered with Conscious Alliance, an emerging nonprofit run by dedicated 20-somethings, to distribute more than 400 tons of non-perishable food worth nearly $1 million to...
Steven Gray, chief operating officer of Money Mailer, a veteran leader in the $62 billion direct marketing industry with three decades of experience, has announced the emergence of the company’s...
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...