Industry News

One-in-four hospitality workers are dissatisfied with their jobs and 32 percent plan to pursue new opportunities by the end of the year, according to a recent survey by CareerBuilder.com.

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Panera Bread today announced new agreements with Breads of the World, LLC to develop additional bakery-cafes in both the Columbus and Cincinnati, Ohio, markets. Breads of the World currently...
Taco Del Mar, a Seattle-based quick service restaurant chain specializing in Baja style "mondo burritos and rippin' tacos," announced today it has successfully completed negotiations with British...
Round Table Pizza, Inc. announced today that Jim Fletcher has been elected Chairman of the Board of Directors and will continue as the company's Chief Executive Officer.

J. Robert McCourt has...

Institutional Investor magazine has named Yum Brands Inc. chairman and CEO David Novak among the "Best CEOs in America."

In the publication's fourth annual listing, investors and brokerage firm...

Taking advantage of Americans' increasing taste for hot, spicy foods, Carl's Jr. is introducing the new Jalapeno Burger.

The burger is also the chain's first to be introduced in three sizes: as...

On Jan. 19, Chick-fil-A will open its newest free-standing restaurant in the market, but this particular location will have special significance. The new restaurant will be operated by Andrew...
Atlanta Bread Company is helping guests looking for healthier fare, or those just trying to stay on their New Year's diets, with the introduction of its new Whole Grain Bread and Whole Grain...
Panera Bread today announced an area development agreement with First Picks Bread Company, LLC for its continued expansion in California.

The group plans to develop 12 bakery-cafes in Santa...

Pizza Inn Inc. has named a new vice president of development and vice president of brand management—Darrell Smith and Danny Meisenheimer. The two executives are expected to work closely together...
Fast-casual sandwich franchise Earl of Sandwich announced yesterday a development deal with Corinthian Restaurant Group LLC to open 38 restaurants over the next eight years in West Palm Beach,...
After an 11-year hiatus, Burger King Corporation (BKC) will return to Super Bowl advertising with a 60-second spot, created by Crispin Porter + Bogusky, scheduled to air in the second pod of ads...
Quiznos today introduced its all-new Toasted Gourmet Bread Bowls -- fresh-baked bread filled with meats and topped with soups and melted cheddar cheese.

These mouth-watering, chef-inspired...

Checkers Drive-In Restaurants, Inc., the nation's largest chain of double drive- thru restaurants, today announced a new limited time offer: Checkers/Rally's Loaded Fries.

"Our seasoned fries...

Two Columbus, Ohio-area White Castles have opened with a newly rennovated design.

The Alum Creek unit is roughly 2,000 square feet in size and showcases the newest reimaging program including...

The outlook for the restaurant industry remains optimistic going into 2006, says the National Restaurant Association. The group's comprehensive index of restaurant activity held steady in...