Industry News

Today Green Mountain Coffee Roasters, Inc. announced that Uni-Mart(TM), one of the nation's leading convenience store chains, has started offering its customers cups of freshly brewed Green...
Make it a burger, fries and nutritional information to go. Seeking to counter charges that its food is unhealthy and contributes to obesity, McDonald's Corp. announced Tuesday that it will...
Bruegger’s Enterprises, Inc. today announced that it has completed renovations for all of its 130 company-owned bakery-cafes.

In less than two years, the chain has updated its dining...

SPFS, INC., owner and franchisee of 17 Captain D’s Seafood Restaurants in Mississippi, Georgia, and Kentucky opened its 18th store in Cleveland, Mississippi, to more than 11,000 customers,...
McDonald's Corp. has made a long-anticipated filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission to make its Denver Chipotle Mexican Grill restaurant chain a separate, publicly held company, the...
Dunkin' Brands, home of Dunkin' Donuts, Baskin-Robbins and Togo's, has hired one of Boston's top chefs and culinary experts to help create new and innovative menu choices for customers throughout...
McDonald's is offering for the first time in the U.S. a unique behind-the-scenes look inside the nation's most popular kitchen through a virtual "open doors" tour.

Hosted by 2002 Olympic Gold...

If fast food consumers were left feeling disturbed after seeing the documentary Super Size Me, then seeing the recently released Portion Size Me will might bring a sigh of relief...
Burger King has severed relations with leadership of its U.S. franchisee group, accusing it of disrupting company brand-building initiatives, the Associated Press reported today.

In breaking...

Blackstone Group LP and Carlyle Group made competing buyout offers this week for Dunkin' Donuts and two other restaurant units being sold by Pernod Ricard SA, Bloomberg reported today.

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Checkers Drive-In Restaurants, Inc., the nation's largest chain of double drive-thru restaurants and parent company of both Checkers and Rally's concepts, today announced that Memphis-area Rally'...
The quick-service restaurant industry scored a victory Wednesday, when the U.S. House of Representatives passed a bill banning obesity-related lawsuits against food manufacturers, marketers,...
Javo Beverage Company, Inc. announced today the launch of an extensive line of ready-to-dispense specialty iced coffee and tea beverages in 10 popular flavors.

Using a unique system that will...

Domino's Pizza today announced the appointment of L. David Mounts as Executive Vice President of Finance and Chief Financial Officer.

He will report to Domino's Pizza Chairman and Chief...

Citing the company’s progress on sustainability reporting and commitment to continuous enhancement of its social and environmental performance, the Ceres board of directors today announced it has...
Chester’s International, LLC, an emerging leader of quick service restaurant concepts nationally, is launching a program to aggressively expand the number of franchised Chester’s restaurants in...