Industry News

Long John Silver's has begun converting its more than 500 company-owned restaurants to serve PepsiCo products, including Pepsi, Diet Pepsi, Mountain Dew, Sierra Mist and Tropicana Lemonade....
Everyone is familiar with Jared Fogle from his commercials. The former heavyweight college student is now an author. His new motivational book JARED, THE SUBWAY GUY: Winning Through Losing: 13...
Sonic is beginning a modified "Dutch Auction" tender offer. The drive-in company is offering to purchase up to 25,454,545 shares of its common stock at a price per share between $19.50 and $22.00...
Marking several major milestones in the continued commercial adoption of NatureWorks® PLA, Green Mountain Coffee Roasters (GMCR) and International Paper (IP) unveiled an all-natural, disposable...
Captain D’s Seafood has begun a comprehensive development and rollout of a new seafood eating experience to signal a bold new course for the future.

The new logo emphasizes the company’s...

Taco Bell(R) will "feed the beat" this summer, giving free late night meals to up-and-coming rock bands on tour in 2006. Taco Bell will select four emerging bands from four of the country's music...
Taco Bell announced today the debut of the Nacho Crunch Grilled Stuft Burrito. The new menu addition is filled with carne asada or grilled, marinated all white meat chicken, nacho cheese sauce,...
Enpocke announced today that it has been selected by McDonald's to provide mobile couponing for a direct response marketing campaign. The campaign will drive localized retail traffic during the...
Au Bon Pain, known for its units in urban markets, airports, hospitals, malls, and college campuses, will open a new suburban prototype in Woburn, Massashusetts.on August 10. Named The Bistro by...
The Associated Press reported today that In-N-Out co-founder Esther Snyder died Friday at 86 years old. Snyder's family declined to reveal the cause of death, according to AP reports.

"Mrs...

Nathan's Famous, Inc. today reported results for the first quarter of its 2007 fiscal year that ended June 25, 2006. Net income for the quarter ended June 25, 2006 increased by 19.4 percent to $1...
Jack's new shake style, which includes the addition of whipped topping and cherries, is now available in all flavors, from Orange...
Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM) announced today that it has agreed to purchase for $183 million plus the assumption of $25 million in certain debt and liabilities, the remaining 50 percent interest...
According to CREST research data, young adults (18 to 24) are three times more likely to choose McDonald's for an afternoon snack than any other quick-service restaurant. As a result of today's...
The outlook for the restaurant industry improved in June, as the National Restaurant Association's comprehensive index of restaurant activity edged up 0.2 percent from its May level. The...
Ian Rowden, executive vice president and chief marketing officer at Wendy's, today announced the expanded role of Wendy's marketing department with the establishment of an Innovation and Strategy...