Industry News

California Pizza Kitchen, Inc. (CPK) (Nasdaq:CPKI - News) opened its first location in South Korea today. The new restaurant, opened by CPK franchise partner Iris Co. Ltd., is located in the...
Carrols Restaurant Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: TAST - News), which operates 555 restaurants, including 325 Burger King, 83 Pollo Tropical, and 147 Taco Cabana restaurants, announced today the financial...
Restaurant franchisees are the driving force behind the growth of many restaurant chains in both limited- and full-service sectors. Pizza Hut, Burger King, and Applebee’s are a few of the many...
Red Robin Gourmet Burgers, Inc. (Red Robin) will open its 12th Illinois restaurant in South Elgin on Monday, Nov. 19, at 11 a.m. and its 62nd California restaurant in Foothill Ranch on Monday,...
Rita’s Water Ice announced today the opening of its 500th store, located in Mooresville, North Carolina. The Mooresville store is the third Rita’s location to open in North Carolina in the past...
McDonald's Corporation announced today that global comparable sales rose 6.9 percent in October. Systemwide sales for McDonald's restaurants worldwide increased 14.2 percent for the month (8.2...
Imagine getting off the subway in Times Square, walking up the stairs, and seeing a 12 ft. illuminated truck filled with a larger-than-life box of KFC Triple Dip Strips. Now imagine being handed...
Soon candles will be lit in windows, holiday songs will be playing on the radio, and holiday goodies will be available at your local Manhattan Bagel restaurant.

Manhattan Bagel invites its...

FOCUS Brands, the franchisor and operator of more than 2,100 ice cream stores, bakeries, restaurants, and cafes under the brand names Carvel , Cinnabon, Schlotzsky's, Moe's Southwest Grill, and...
Captain D’s Seafood Kitchen, the nation’s No. 2 seafood chain, is looking to San Antonio, Texas, for expansion beyond its Nashville roots. A southern favorite, Captain D’s is owned by Nashville-...
In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month more than 5,000 Florida elementary school students recently participated in a first-of-its-kind lesson plan that was not only educationa, but downright...
Zagat Survey today announced the launch of a business application on Facebook® Platform that enables restaurants and nightlife hotspots with Facebook Pages to add a Zagat e-Decal to their...
Pizza Inn, Inc. (Nasdaq: PZZI - News) today reported net income of $0.03 per share in its first fiscal quarter ended September 23, 2007 versus a net loss of $0.10 per share in the same quarter in...
Burger King Corp. (NYSE:BKC - News) today announced the appointment of Armando Jacomino as president of the Latin America region. Jacomino will continue the company’s restaurant development in...
Before the end of 2007, Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG - News and CMG.B - News) will no longer serve any cheese made with milk from cows treated with the synthetic hormone rBGH (recombinant...
Back Yard Burgers, Inc. (NASDAQ:BYBI - News) announced today the completion of the previously announced merger of Back Yard Burgers with BBAC Merger Sub, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of BBAC,...