Industry News

Innovative Beverage Concepts, Inc of Aliso Viejo, California, has launched the 1st USDA organic certified frappes and Fair Trade Certified mocha frappe to the market.

Mocafe Organics(TM) is an...

The Arby's fast food chain has followed McDonald's lead and started offering premium coffee made by a Denver company owned by the rock band Opie Gone Bad's lead singer, Jake Schroeder, The...
Yum Brands Inc., whose corporate debt climbed out of junk status two years ago, on Thursday was put into position for another upgrade by a major rating agency, the Associated Press reports.

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Good Times Restaurants Inc. announces the launch of their new website as a part of a marketing strategy enabling them to better reach their core audience.

The website has the same URL as the...

Taco Del Mar said it's signed a deal with Ranbir Singh of Kirpal Group to sell franchises and develop up to 40 franchises in San Bernardino and Riverside counties in Southern California, the...
Sbarro, the quick-service Italian restaurant company, today announced that it has named Randy M. Clifton as president, franchising of North America.

Clifton, who brings 25 years of restaurant...

Sailormen, Inc., the largest domestic franchisee of Popeyes Chicken...
Quiznos and JPMorgan Partners, a private equity affiliate of JPMorgan Chase...
Burger King Corporation announced today it will broaden its involvement in professional sports by entering the NASCAR NEXTEL Cup Series™.

Beginning this year, BKC will become a primary sponsor...

On Thursday, March 9, Quaker Steak...
The Yum! Brands, Inc. board of directors authorized the repurchase of up to an additional $500 million of the company's outstanding common stock under the company's share-repurchase program over...
American consumers are turning to premium coffee taste, while simultaneously turning off their home coffeepots.

A new report from Mintel shows that premium coffee is driving success for...

Papa John's International, Inc. today announced the promotion of two individuals to the position of vice president of international operations: Myles Felt and Ray Lubesky.

Felt will be...

Observers say recent leadership changes at Back Yard Burgers, Inc., could signal that the Memphis-based chain is in for some challenging times, the Memphis Business Journal reports.

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Papa John’s has agreed to give up to 1,000,000 fans who enter "The Papa John's Perfect Bracket Challenge" at SportingNews.com a free pepperoni pizza if one fan comes up with a perfect NCAA...