Industry News

The International Association of Culinary Professionals (IACP) will open its Cookbook Expo as part of its Annual International Conference to the public for the first time in the meeting's 29-year...
The International Bottled Water Association (IBWA), in conjunction with Beverage Marketing Corporation (BMC), today released bottled water statistics for the year 2006, compiled by BMC. These...
James A. Flynn, Wingstop president and CEO, announced today that first quarter comp store sales have increased 17 percent over the first quarter of 2006. The chain has also increased comp store...
Duffy's Holdings, Inc., a private restaurant company operating Duffy's Sports Grill chain of restaurants, and Roadhouse Grill, Inc. announced today that they have reached a definitive purchase...
Yum Brands Inc. executives combined for total pay compensation of more than $15 million, with the CEO earning more than $9 million, despite slowed domestic earnings stemming from last year’s E....
Ms. Snyder brings to the role more than 20 years of marketing leadership experience in the restaurant industry, where she has crafted the brand identities, advertising messages and new products...
SHANGHAI, China – Amid allegations that McDonald’s and KFC restaurants in China have been underpaying employees, the two fast food companies are expected to allow the establishment of labor...
This will extend the Southwest Airlines-Coke partnership through 2011. Under the terms of the agreement, Coca-Cola North America will continue to be the beverage provider for Southwest, supplying...
Beginning the week of April 2nd, and then continuing throughout the remainder of the year, Central Park will feature food and merchandising specials to celebrate their anniversary. The program...
Wendy's International, Inc. announced today preliminary same-store sales for the first quarter of 2007, which ended on Sunday, April 1. Sales at U.S. company restaurants increased 3.8 percent for...
Starbucks and Global Green USA have teamed up to encourage individuals to click, play, and learn about global climate change and smart solutions with the launch of Planet Green Game. Through the...
INNOVA's new proprietary salt reduction technology has been created to stimulate taste receptors on the tongue to create the perception of salt without the need for high sodium addition. The new...
The Foodservice Packaging Institute has published three new leaflets for foodservice packaging converters and suppliers, foodservice distributors and operators, media, and the general public....
Olive Garden will add Chicken Crostina, the newest dish inspired by Olive Garden's Culinary Institute of Tuscany, to the menu from April 9 through May 27 and will also offer cooking...
Whether you are in a frenzy preparing your taxes or you are sitting back waiting for a nice refund check, come celebrate Tax Day at Denny's. For the first time, Denny's is offering a national...
California Pizza Kitchen announced today it is continuing as the exclusive pizza supplier for the Los Angeles Dodgers and has signed a three-year contract with the team. Three of CPK's popular...