Industry News

A tightened grip on consumer spending and a historically soft December contributed to a decline in convenience store visits in the fourth calendar quarter of 2013, reports The NPD Group, a leading global...

Trabon, a technology firm that helps companies better manage marketing and operational functions, announced multiple new hires and promotions.

In response to its growing online menu management...

SPIN! Neapolitan Pizza plans to open a location in the new mixed-use student housing and retail project on the University of Central Missouri (UCM) campus to serve students, faculty, staff, and the local...

Travelers at Charlotte Douglas International Airport can now visit the streets of Paris between every arrival and departure. Brioche Dorée, the Parisian-style urban bakery café, will open in E Concourse on...

Uncle Maddio’s Pizza Joint will open its 19th unit on March 27 in Auburn, Alabama, at the Heart of Auburn complex at 339 South College Street, Suite E. To celebrate the newest Uncle Maddio’s...

General Foods International (GFI) announced the launch of S'mores Cappuccino featuring Jet-Puffed Marshmallows. This new limited-time flavor combines the taste of chocolate with a hint of graham cracker...

The National Retail Federation (NRF) told the Senate on March 26 that it’s time for an overhaul of the nation’s fraud-prone credit and debit card system, saying banks’ insistence on cards...

A recent benchmarking survey commissioned by the Foodservice Packaging Institute (FPI) found widespread but varied acceptance of foodservice packaging by material recovery facilities.

“We are...

Taco John’s selected Boyer’s Coffee for all of its restaurants. The Mexican fast-food chain will begin serving the Arabica coffee in the fall of 2014.

Newk’s Holding Company announced that Sentinel Capital Partners, a New York–based private equity firm, has made a significant capital investment in the Newk’s Eatery fast-casual brand and...

The wait is over. Today, Taco Bell is shaking up the quick-serve industry yet again, this time with a new Breakfast Menu that will redefine innovation and value.

This spring, la Madeleine Country French Café introduces an assortment of fresh seasonal flavors with several new menu items and the return of a guest favorite.

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WAND realized early on that success starts at the employee level. "Everybody here is committed to success by delivering value to our customers each day,...

Togo’s Eateries, Inc., a “West Coast Original” since 1971, announced the promotion of Eric Coolbaugh to director of regional marketing. In his...

Global Franchise Group, the brand management company and franchisor behind Great American Cookies, Pretzelmaker, Marble Slab Creamery, and MaggieMoo’s Ice...

Pollo Tropical is now accepting nominations for outstanding educators in the 23 counties it serves for the Fourth Annual Pollo Tropical Teachers...