Industry News

In hopes of maintaining early morning dominance and challenging Starbucks, McDonald's moved closer to bringing lattes and cappuccinos to its menu, The Wall Street Journal reported Thursday.

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Today AFC Enterprises, Inc., the franchisor and operator of Popeyes Chicken...
Pizza Hut is joining the YouTube craze and asking its biggest fans to post videos on the popular Web site proclaiming their love for the company and its pizza.

In a hunt to name an Honorary...

Yum! Brands' President Emil Brolick made the following statement on the company's Web site Tuesday in response to the recent discovery of rats at a New York City KFC-Taco Bell, both owned by Yum...

By Fred Minnick

Taco Bell franchisees are not happy about the rat situation. More than a dozen operators contacted by QSRmagazine.com said they were “embarrassed” about a video of rats...

GE Capital Solutions, the business-to-business leasing, financing and asset management unit of General Electric (NYSE: GE), today finalized its acquisition of Trustreet Properties for $17.05 per...
The world's most-popular chicken restaurant chain is offering fish for the first time nationally with the introduction of the new KFC Fish Snacker. The company has asked the Pope himself for his...
Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc announces the introduction of a new Whole Wheat Glazed doughnut made with 100 percent whole wheat that has a sweet caramel flavoring covered in Krispy Kreme's Original...
The Foodservice Packaging Institute has commenced production and shipment for its modernized Rigidity Tester used by manufacturers for testing rigidity of single-use foodservice packaging...
Rats scurring across the floor of a New York City Taco Bell/KFC restaurant early Friday morning have become the center of a media frenzy.

The footage (www.brightcove.com/title.jsp?title=...

Bob Evans Farms, Inc. will present at the Bear Stearns 13th Annual Retail, Restaurants and Consumer Growth Conference in New York City. The company's Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive...
Pizza delivery chain Domino's Pizza Inc. reported lower quarterly earnings on Friday as its national marketing and promotions failed to take off.

Fourth-quarter net income was $31 million,...

Cans and bottles of Pepsi will now bear an important disclosure--the exact amount of caffeine in each serving. That information on soda containers will help pregnant women, parents, and others...
Lawson Software announced today that Jack in the Box Inc. licensed its Employee and Manager Self-Service and ProcessFlow Integrator applications to enhance operational efficiencies and employee...
Del Taco decided to capitalize on the popularity of their crispy fish and shrimp tacos by adding more seafood menu items.

The new items are "Fish and Papas," which comes with two fish fillets...