Industry News

Technology veteran Don Zimmerman has joined Arby’s Restaurant Group, Inc. (ARG) as Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer.
The impact of rising gas prices seems to be finally taking its toll on consumer restaurant spending.
Red Robin Gourmet Burgers will host a fundraiser on Saturday, Sept. 3, to raise money for the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) in honor of its annual Jerry Lewis Labor Day Telethon.
The National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation (NRAEF) encourages restaurant and foodservice professionals to participate in the 11th annual National Food Safety Education MonthTM this September.
The state of California has filed a lawsuit against top French fry and potato chip manufacturers to force them to warn consumers about a potentially cancer-causing substance found in the snacks.
Partnering with national non-profit Adopt-A-Classroom, Los Angeles-based specialty coffee and tea retailer The Coffee Bean...
Following in the footsteps of Wendy's International, McDonald's Corp. may present its Chipotle Mexican Grill chain in an initial public stock offering.
A California Superior Court judge approved a settlement between McDonald's Corp. and Bantransfats.com which would require the former to pay a total of $10.5 million...
Sonic Corp. today announced that it has entered into an agreement with a franchisee for the acquisition of 15 drive-ins located in the company's core markets.
Starbucks has partnered with VH1 to launch the VH1 Hip Hop Honors Sweepstakes.
#12 ALLTEL Team with driver Ryan Newman was awarded $10,000 for winning the Checkers®/Rally's® Double Drive-Thru Challenge for the fifth time this season.
For the third consecutive year, Yum! Brands, Inc. has been named one of FORTUNE magazine's "Top 50 Employers for Minorities."
Smoothie King presents its new "Smoothies Around the World" line of smoothies made from exotic fruits and herbs.
Panera Bread announced Thursday a new agreement with Doherty Breads, LLC to develop bakery-cafes in the Queens County region of New York.
Subway today announced a three-year sponsorship of Little League Baseball and Softball that will involve initiatives to fight childhood obesity both on a national level and in all Little Leaguer markets...
Today, Wendy's begins its search to find the next class of Heisman recipients who demonstrate exceptional talents both in and out of the classroom.