Industry News

As the already-famous Paris Hilton/Spicy BBQ Thickburger(TM) TV commercial begins airing in Hardee's® markets today, another Hardee's ad will make its debut for the chain's new Hand-Scooped...

A discrimination lawsuit against Oak Brook, Illinois-based McDonald's Corp., filed in 1998 by a former restaurant manager infected with the HIV virus, is being retried in court in Cleveland....

Yum Brands Inc., owner of the KFC brand, and Rostik Restaurants Ltd., owner of a Russian chicken restaurant chain, have formed a partnership to develop fast-food restaurants in Russia,...

At Pizza Inn's annual meeting of shareholders today, new Pizza Inn, Inc. President and CEO Tim Taft will discuss his vision for the future of the 47-year-old pizza chain. Taft, who was...

In honor of National Ice Cream Month, on Saturday, July 2 between 10 a.m. and noon, every Cold Stone Creamery location across the country will offer free tasting samples of the following ice...

The SUBWAY® restaurant chain today announced the appointment of Dr. Steven Safier as senior vice president and chief administrative officer of the SUBWAY® Franchisee Advertising Fund Trust (...

Krispy Kreme Doughnuts Inc. has forced out six company officers after a special board committee looking into the restaurant chain's accounting practices said they should be "discharged."

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Checkers Drive-In Restaurants, Inc., the nation's largest double drive-thru chain and Official Burger and Drive-Thru Restaurant of NASCAR®, is offering guests the chance to win $100,000,...

Grotech Capital Group, the venture capital firm that led the acquisition of Captain D's from Dallas-based Lone Star Funds on Jan. 5, reportedly is in talks to buy the 7,603-unit Dunkin' Brands...

For two decades, Carl's Jr.® has been famous for its longtime favorite burger, the Western Bacon Cheeseburger®. Over the past 20 years, the popular menu item developed a loyal following and...

Boston Market is now offering customers white meat, dark meat, and "red meat." The restaurant chain today announced it has introduced new roasted top sirloin meals – 5-oz. and 8-oz. lean...

Back Yard Burgers will be the newest franchise entry into the Erie, Pennsylvania, region's restaurant market. The Back Yard Burger chain, which cooks meats over an open flame, is prevalent in...

Black Enterprise magazine recognized the level of minority representation at Yum! in categories including procurement, senior management, and total workforce diversity.

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Serious dessert aficionados will have a chance to try something way beyond the ordinary at Häagen-Dazs Shops nationwide this summer thanks to executive pastry chef Gale Gand, renowned cookbook...
Independence Day will come early this year for White Castle customers as the fast food chain has agreed to pay the sales tax on all purchases at its Detroit restaurants, June 14 through July 4....