Industry News

In response to news of a recent suit filed by AFCE, Church's Chicken released the following statement:

The purchase of closed Popeye’s stores in the Rio Grande Valley from CVI Company, LTD...

Chick-fil-A, Inc. is opening the first stand-alone Chick-fil-A restaurant in Cerritos, California, on March 1 when they will give away $26,000 in free Chick-fil-A food to the first 100 adults in...
Papa John's International continued its global expansion with the recent opening of the first Papa John's restaurant in Egypt.

A grand opening celebration was held in Cairo, attended by local...

Back Yard Burgers, Inc. announced today that it has filed its Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q for the quarter ending September 30, 2006, which had been delayed since November 2006 pending...
Dunkin' Donuts wants to help customers put winter on ice. On Wednesday, March 21, the official first day of spring, Dunkin' Donuts will host its first-ever all day, nationwide "Free Iced Coffee...
In hopes of maintaining early morning dominance and challenging Starbucks, McDonald's moved closer to bringing lattes and cappuccinos to its menu, The Wall Street Journal reported Thursday.

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Today AFC Enterprises, Inc., the franchisor and operator of Popeyes Chicken...
Pizza Hut is joining the YouTube craze and asking its biggest fans to post videos on the popular Web site proclaiming their love for the company and its pizza.

In a hunt to name an Honorary...

Yum! Brands' President Emil Brolick made the following statement on the company's Web site Tuesday in response to the recent discovery of rats at a New York City KFC-Taco Bell, both owned by Yum...

By Fred Minnick

Taco Bell franchisees are not happy about the rat situation. More than a dozen operators contacted by QSRmagazine.com said they were “embarrassed” about a video of rats...

GE Capital Solutions, the business-to-business leasing, financing and asset management unit of General Electric (NYSE: GE), today finalized its acquisition of Trustreet Properties for $17.05 per...
The world's most-popular chicken restaurant chain is offering fish for the first time nationally with the introduction of the new KFC Fish Snacker. The company has asked the Pope himself for his...
Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc announces the introduction of a new Whole Wheat Glazed doughnut made with 100 percent whole wheat that has a sweet caramel flavoring covered in Krispy Kreme's Original...
The Foodservice Packaging Institute has commenced production and shipment for its modernized Rigidity Tester used by manufacturers for testing rigidity of single-use foodservice packaging...
Rats scurring across the floor of a New York City Taco Bell/KFC restaurant early Friday morning have become the center of a media frenzy.

The footage (www.brightcove.com/title.jsp?title=...