Industry News

McDonald's USA and the American Black Film Festival are joining forces to launch the McDonald's Lovin' Video Competition. To complement the new "Lovin" campaign, up-and-coming filmmakers are challenged to...

From Wednesday, February 11 to Saturday, March 28, visitors to Erbert and Gerbert’s will be able to enjoy the bounty that Neptune provides, sans that whole wrath business. The sandwich restaurant will be...

Rodney Harper has been eating Dickey's Barbecue Pit since he was a little kid, and now at the age of 61, he'll bring a barbecue tradition to Palm Springs, California. The first Dickey's Barbecue location in...

OrderUp, the nationwide, on-demand food delivery marketplace, today announced the hiring of Chris McGlothlin as Chief Operating Officer. McGlothlin will oversee OrderUp's operations. A key area of focus for...

Native Foods Cafe, a fast casual, plant-based restaurant group, announced the appointment of Craig Grimes as its new CEO. Grimes has more than 25 years of multi-unit experience in the restaurant and...

Domino's Pizza raised an all-time high amount of donations for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital during the 2014 St. Jude Thanks and Givingcampaign, bringing the total amount raised in 2014 to $5.2...

McDonald's restaurants across western Pennsylvania have been randomly accepting a new form of currency: Lovin'.  As part of the Pay with Lovin' campaign launched during the Super Bowl, local restaurants are...

Ono Hawaiian BBQ hosted the grand opening celebration of its Tracy, California store February 5, 2015. The special event kicked off at 11 a.m. in the Tracy Pavilion with a ribbon cutting ceremony at noon....

Amsterdam Falafelshop’s second Boston area shop—seventh overall—is opening mid-February in Kenmore Square. 

The new shop is in close proximity to Fenway Park and Boston University in a vibrant, mixed...

Classic Crust Pizza, a new pizzeria in Phoenix, Arizona, opened for business Monday, February 2.

Classic Crust Pizza is owned and operated by husband-and-wife team, Alex and Angie Geiger, newcomers...

McAlister'sDeli announced the return of its popular New Orleans-inspired Cajun Shrimp through April 2, 2015. To celebrate the return of one of guests' favorite menu items, McAlister's has launched the For...

Bourbon Brothers Holding Corporation announced a formal agreement to license the Southern Hospitality (SH) brand for new fast-casual units. The company plans to open up to five new fast-casual units in the...

La Madeleine,the Dallas-based country French café brand, announced today the results of its 2014 fundraising efforts to end childhood hunger. Combined guest and corporate generosity resulted in donations...

In honor of the “Day of Love,” Maui Wowi Hawaiian is encouraging customers to ditch the chocolate this Valentine’s Day for a naturally sweet alternative – a fresh fruit Maui Wowi smoothie.

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The Subway brand, comprising the world's largest "family" of small business owners - its franchisees - today revealed several key growth milestones in 2014, including the opening of the 30,000th North...

Back by popular demand, Del Taco has announced the return of Crispy Shrimp. Now available, golden shrimp is featured in Del Taco’s new Epic Crispy Shrimp Burrito, as well as original Crispy Shrimp Tacos....