Industry News

By Blair Chancey

Viewers discovered McDonald’s isn’t just any fast-food joint during the debut of CNBC’s original network documentary, Big Mac: Inside the McDonald’s Empire. The hour...

The Chain Restaurant Compensation Association (CRCA) has announced that it has just completed a major strategic and structural reorganization for the upcoming years. In its annual member...
Qdoba Mexican Grill announced today that its frying oil now contains zero artificial trans fats per serving and has been implemented in Qdoba restaurants nationwide. As a result, Qdoba’s full...
Researchers have found that regulars at local diners rely on other customers and employees for social support after they experience major events that result in them losing close relationships and...
Burger King Corp. (NYSE:BKC) today announced senior leadership appointments in four key departments as the company positions itself to meet aggressive global growth targets in fiscal 2008.
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P.F. Chang’s China Bistro, Inc. (NASDAQ:PFCB) today reported earnings of $9.3 million for the second quarter ended July 1, 2007 compared to $8.1 million for the second quarter of the prior year....
Darryl Berry has been named Chief Operating Officer of Mrs. Winner’s Chicken...
The Federal Reserve Board’s recent decision to modify its Regulation E and eliminate the requirement to provide a receipt for debit purchases under $15 will benefit both consumers and merchants...
Emeryville-based Tavistock Restaurants purchased Texas-based Freebirds World Burrito on July 16, 2007. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Freebirds specializes in customized...
Raving Brands, a multi-concept franchise portfolio company, announces today Seth Salzman, a co-creator of Moe’s Southwest Grill, has been promoted to senior vice president of Raving Brands,...
Pizza Patron, Latino pizza brand, announced today its second quarter sales for this year have increased 27.2% versus the same period a year earlier. This represents the fourth straight quarter of...