Industry News

As June 1 approaches -- the official opening of the Atlantic hurricane season -- Americans again brace themselves for an active storm season.

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CKE Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE: CKR), owner, operator and franchisor of the Carl's Jr.(R), Hardee's(R), and La Salsa Fresh Mexican Grill(R) restaurant brands, announced today that it has entered...
Johnny Rockets today announced industry veteran Lee Sanders has been named president and chief executive officer of The Johnny Rockets Group, Inc.

“Johnny Rockets is poised for growth...

QSR magazine, a publication for executives and operators in the foodservice industry, has announced that it will conduct a Webcast seminar through its website, QSRmagazine.com, on the topic of...
Denny's is launching a new national advertising campaign featuring the original hit tune "All Out of Love" by Air Supply. The new ad campaign encourages guests to enjoy the Denny's breakfast...
Pizza Patron announced that it signed local Dallas Jet Ski Racer, Freddy Vaca, for the 2007 APBA (American Power Boat Association) U.S. Watercross National Tour. Vaca will pilot the new Patron...
The Coca-Cola Company today announced that it has reached an agreement to acquire Energy Brands, Inc., known as glacéau, and its full range of fast-growing, enhanced water brands, including...
Dunkin' Brands, Inc. announced that Jon L. Luther, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, has been named the 2007 International Foodservice Manufacturers Association's (IFMA) Gold Plate Award...
The National Restaurant Association today announced that Richard E. Rivera, FMP, Chairman and CEO of Rubicon Enterprises LLC, was elected chairman of the Board of Directors for the 2007-2008 term...
The Johnny Rockets chain of diner-style restaurants has announced industry veteran Lee Sanders as the president and chief executive officer of The Johnny Rockets Group, Inc.

“Johnny Rockets...

Capitalizing on favorable market conditions, Evening Star, Inc., completed a deal with GE Capital Solutions, Franchise Finance that enabled it to purchase Zebb’s Deluxe Grill...