Industry News

CKE Restaurants, Inc. ( owner, operator and franchisor of the Carl's Jr. ®, Hardee's® and La Salsa Fresh Mexican Grill® restaurant brands, announced today that it has repurchased two million...
Red Robin Gourmet Burgers, Inc.,has launched its newly renovated web site, www.redrobin.com. Some of the new features of the site include streaming media and animations; Unbridled Acts of...
Burger King anticipates little impact to its earnings as a result of the ban on children’s advertising.

“Our target consumer for many years has been 18 to 34 years old, and we remain on...

Huddle House announced today that Allied Capital has committed $124 million to complete the acquisition of Huddle House, Inc., offering a solid financial partner to better position the chain for...
ARAMARK Corporation, a world leader in providing professional services, recently unveiled a new urban-style bakery concept, Bleecker Street Café, to meet the demand for more fast-casual dining...
Red Robin Gourmet Burgers, Inc., the casual dining company that serves its guests an imaginative selection of high-quality gourmet burgers and innovative menu items in a family-friendly...
Jack in the Box Inc. today announced the preliminary results of its modified "Dutch Auction" tender offer, which expired at 12:00 midnight, EST, on December 19, 2006. In accordance with the terms...
Jamba, Inc. today announced the completion of the merger between Services Acquisition Corp. International (“SACI”) and Jamba Juice Company. Under terms of the agreement and plan of merger, dated...
Long before Hardee's® upgraded its burger line-up to showcase 1/3-, 1/2-,and 2/3-pound, 100 percent Angus beef Thickburgers(TM), the chain sold a popular, relatively little burger known as The...
Chipotle Mexican Grill, the Denver-based burrito restaurant known for serving food with integrity, has appointed President and Chief Operating Officer Monty Moran to its board of directors.

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The Burger King Corporation has awarded exclusive development rights for Japan to Burger King Japan Co. Ltd., a joint venture between Lotte Co. Ltd. and Revamp Corporation.

The company's...

Despite the E. coli outbreak at various Taco Bell’s in New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and Delaware on December 3, Taco Bell Corp. believes its food, especially lettuce and cheese, to be safe...
Technomic, Inc. has found that 63 percent of restaurant goers nationally support New York City’s ban on restaurant use of trans fats. Further, the firm’s latest research shows that 70 percent or...
The restaurant industry will enter its 16th consecutive year of real growth in 2007 according to the National Restaurant Association’s 2007 Restaurant Industry Forecast.

Industry sales...

It's no surprise that dining out is as common as dining at home these days and that Americans are expecting more from their restaurant experiences than ever before. The nation's 935,000...
Georgia residents will soon be able to experience the Cajun and spicy food characteristic to New Orleans cuisine with Popeyes® Chicken...