Industry News

The Burger Chef Big Shef hamburger will be added to the menu at Hardee's restaurant locations in Indianapolis; Terre Haute, Indiana; Fort Wayne, Indiana; South Bend, Indiana; and Dayton, Ohio...
PepsiAmericas, Inc. (NYSE:PAS) today reported net income of $20.6 million in the first quarter of 2007, with revenue up 13.2 percent and worldwide volume up 10.6 percent including acquisitions....
Red Robin Gourmet Burgers, Inc. (Red Robin), today announced that Susan Lintonsmith has joined the company as senior vice president and chief marketing officer. Red Robin is a casual dining...
Yum! Brands Inc. will host the company's quarterly conference call to discuss 2007 first-quarter results Wednesday, May 2, at 9:15 a.m. EST.

This call is being webcast by Thomson Financial...

Johnny’s Lunch, a 71-year-old dining institution in Jamestown, NY and home of Johnny’s famous Hots, Burgers and Shakes that kicked off its national franchise expansion earlier this year,...
HFX Corp. announced that the company has issued a voluntary recall for 259,230 pounds of beef products due to a possible contamination with E. coli 0157 bacteria. The United States Department of...
The Pennsylvania Department of Health is investigating five cases of E. coli O157 reported in four counties that are believed to be linked to eating rare or medium-rare steak at different Hoss's...
TreeHouse Foods, Inc. (NYSE:THS) announced it has entered into a definitive agreement with Silver Ventures, Inc., to acquire San Antonio Farms, a San Antonio, Texas based maker of premium quality...
McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD) today announced strong operating results for the first quarter, reporting diluted earnings per share of $0.62, up 27% over prior year earnings of $0.49 per share...
A sea of blue and gold costumes, hair and face paint--sprinkled with a generous helping of buoyant enthusiasm--helped students of Marquette University in Milwaukee bring home a victory for the...
The independent quick-casual Mexican chain, Taco Del Mar, opened its 250th restaurant on Wednesday in Keizer, Oregon, franchised by Gwen Felkins under Oregon Master Developer Jeff Masterjohn....
As information continues to emerge about the causes of a massive, ongoing pet food recall, the U.S. wheat industry has been working to assure consumers that American wheat and wheat products are...
Così, Inc., the premium convenience restaurant company, today reported that total revenues for the first quarter ending April 2, 2007 increased 8.3 percent to $32,090,701, compared to $29,644,963...
Host America Corporation has reached agreements to sell its two foodservice business units to groups headed by the current managers of those units. The sales will generate approximately $3.7...
Verint Systems Inc., a leading provider of analytic software-based solutions for security and business intelligence, announced today that Domino's Pizza has deployed Verint's Nextiva Specialty...
The National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation along with its longtime partners Women’s Foodservice Forum and Wendy’s International Inc., honored four outstanding female students at...