Industry News

By: Blair Chancey

Looking to make its transition from c-stores to restautants, F'Real Systems debuted its multipurpose blender to the quick-service industry today at the North America...

Today, national coffee roaster S...
O'Naturals, the country's first natural and organic quick-service restaurant chain, has begun operations in New York City and is poised to do the same in cafeterias and kiosks across the U.S

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The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled...
Yum! Brands (NYSE:YUM), parent of KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell, today launched the world’s largest hunger relief effort in an attempt to help stop world hunger. Called “World Hunger Relief Week...
Soup Kitchen International, the creators of the Zagat-rated soups of Al Yeganeh, the legendary soup man who inspired the “Soup Episode” on Seinfeld, and Cold Stone Creamery, the fastest-...
The company will report its third quarter 2007 earnings after the market close on Tuesday, October 23. The company will discuss its third quarter results in a call that will be broadcast on the...
Yum! Brands Inc. (NYSE: YUM - News) today reported results for the third quarter ended September 8, 2007.

THIRD-QUARTER HIGHLIGHTS:

* Worldwide system-same-store-sales growth of 4...

Frito-Lay employees dedicated the new solar electric power system that has been installed on the roof of their Arizona Service Center, the company's largest distribution center in the country....
Thursday afternoon, October 4, disgruntled employee Derrick Gregory, 28, opened fire at a Charlotte, North Carolina, Moe's restaurant, killing the store's manager and assistant manager. He is set...
Burger King Corp. (NYSE:BKC - News) today announced a licensing arrangement with Seattle-based, mobile content provider Mobliss Inc., a division of the Index Group, to create downloadable cell...
Checkers Drive-In Restaurants, Inc. today announced that it has secured a deal to develop 20 new Checkers restaurants in Las Vegas, expanding the chain’s reach in the West. The franchise and...
What do American Idol finalist Melinda Doolittle, four-time heavyweight champion boxer Evander Holyfield, Atlanta Braves play-by-play announcer Chip Caray, NASCAR legend Bobby Allison, and singer...
Au Bon Pain opened today a centralized catering facility in Washington, D.C. The opening of the 4,500 square foot state-of-the-art facility will enable Au Bon Pain to immediately expand its...