Industry News

Yum! Brands, Inc., owner of the KFC brand, and Rostik Restaurants Limited, operator of Russia's top chicken restaurant chain, are opening today in Moscow the first of many co-branded KFC-Rostik's...
Who is America's greatest natural athlete of all-time? That's the question Arby's is asking consumers with its new natural athletes poll. The online poll at www.arbyschickennaturals.com was...
McDonald's has announced its inaugural "Global Casting Call" to find a few new faces for its packaging. Up to 25 consumers will be selected as McDonald's new packaging stars.

To participate...

Fresh Concepts, owner and operator of the 15-unit restaurant chain Fresh City, has remodeled its Boston, MA Landmark Center location making the look and feel reflect the company's casual cafe...
Papa John's to be exclusive pizza vendor at Six Flags parks, Business First of Louisville reports.

In turn, Six Flags will receive an annual sponsorship and promotional opportunities...

Submarine sandwich chain Blimpie is celebrating 42 years with a new logo and promotion.

On April 4, 1964, three high school friends in Hoboken N.J. opened the first BLIMPIE on Washington St. By...

Barry Maring of Northland Restaurant Group, Inc. is directing his entrepreneurial talent toward developing Taco Del Mar restaurants.

Taco Del Mar announced today Maring's exclusive rights to...

FiberGel Technologies, a subsidiary of Circle Group Holdings, announced today the launching of Z-Trim Plus, a new Z-Trim product line formulated to make specific high fat foods healthier for the...
Mrs. Fields Famous Brands is adding a new treat to its store menus with the introduction of its new line of Breezer® smoothies.

To complement the delicious and refreshing smoothies, the product...

Pizza Hut's largest franchisee, NPC International Inc., settled with the U.S. Justice Department over alleged violations of the Americans With Disabilities Act at its restaurants, the agency said...
Almost 20 years after the company's founding, the 63-year-old founder of Back Yard Burgers is planning to step aside from day-to-day operations in his current role as chairman and CEO.

Michael...

Shares of Canadian coffee and doughnut chain Tim Hortons Inc. soared Friday in their trading debut on the New York Stock Exchange, the Associated Press reports.

The shares, trading under the...

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...