Industry News

Taco Bell and FOX Sports have reached a four-year sponsorship agreement, making Taco Bell the "Official Quick Service Restaurant" of collegiate football's prestigious Bowl Championship Series (BCS).
Yum! Brands, Inc., owner of the KFC brand, and Rostik Restaurants Limited, operator of Russia's top chicken restaurant chain, are opening today in Moscow the first of many co-branded KFC-Rostik's restaurants.
Who is America's greatest natural athlete of all-time? That's the question Arby's is asking consumers with its new natural athletes poll.
McDonald's has announced its inaugural "Global Casting Call" to find a few new faces for its packaging.
Papa John's to be exclusive pizza vendor at Six Flags parks, Business First of Louisville reports.
Fresh Concepts, owner and operator of the 15-unit restaurant chain Fresh City, has remodeled its Boston, MA Landmark Center location making the look and feel reflect the company's casual cafe atmosphere.
Submarine sandwich chain Blimpie is celebrating 42 years with a new logo and promotion.
Barry Maring of Northland Restaurant Group, Inc. is directing his entrepreneurial talent toward developing Taco Del Mar restaurants.
FiberGel Technologies, a subsidiary of Circle Group Holdings, announced today the launching of Z-Trim Plus, a new Z-Trim product line formulated to make specific high fat foods healthier for the institutional...
Mrs. Fields Famous Brands is adding a new treat to its store menus with the introduction of its new line of Breezer® smoothies.
Pizza Hut's largest franchisee, NPC International Inc., settled with the U.S. Justice Department over alleged violations of the Americans With Disabilities Act at its restaurants, the agency said Tuesday,...
Almost 20 years after the company's founding, the 63-year-old founder of Back Yard Burgers is planning to step aside from day-to-day operations in his current role as chairman and CEO.
Shares of Canadian coffee and doughnut chain Tim Hortons Inc. soared Friday in their trading debut on the New York Stock Exchange, the Associated Press reports.
Yum Brands Inc., whose corporate debt climbed out of junk status two years ago, on Thursday was put into position for another upgrade by a major rating agency, the Associated Press reports.
The Arby's fast food chain has followed McDonald's lead and started offering premium coffee made by a Denver company owned by the rock band Opie Gone Bad's lead singer, Jake Schroeder, The Denver Business...
Innovative Beverage Concepts, Inc of Aliso Viejo, California, has launched the 1st USDA organic certified frappes and Fair Trade Certified mocha frappe to the market.