Industry News

Bruegger’s has officially arrived to Winston Salem. The Bagel Boys of Triad franchise group, led by principals Craig Hunter, Guy Hunter and Ralph Heckman, opened Winston Salem’s first Bruegger’s...
Organic to Go(TM) (O to Go) an all-natural and organic cafe and corporate meal delivery service, is the first fast-casual restaurant and retailer to receive organic certification by Quality...
Starbucks Coffee Company (Nasdaq:SBUX) today entered into an agreement with the China Soong Ching Ling Foundation to provide 12 million RMB ($1.5 million USD) to support a program aimed at...
The International Franchise Association has appointed Victoria J. Adams as director of political affairs. Adams will be responsible for developing and implementing overall strategy for the...
Focus and discipline are core principles that have long been associated with Chinese business practice. Now, one more Canadian company is cashing in on the benefits of these ideals.

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Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc. yesterday announced that Krispy Kreme Doughnut Corporation, its wholly-owned subsidiary, has reached a mutual agreement with its Houston area franchisee, Lone Star...
The newest flavor of Hand-Scooped Ice Cream Shakes...
The inaugural Jackie B. Trujillo SOAR Award—the Standard-Setter for Opportunity, Advancement and Recognition--will be presented at the 2006 Women’s Foodservice Forum’s Annual Leadership Luncheon...
Fast, convenient, and healthier options for kids have now been added to the menu at Arby's. Starting today, busy families on the move can opt for a deli-style "crustless" Market Fresh(TM) Mini...
McDonald's Corporation today launched the official global rollout of nutrition information on its product packaging in restaurants in the 2006 Olympic Winter Games host city, Torino. The 26...
The National Restaurant Association (NRA) and the California-based Healthy Dining program are teaming up in an unprecedented effort aimed at enabling diners to more easily identify healthful...
Wendy's International Inc. today announced it will focus more attention on younger consumers in an effort to increase sales after experiencing declines in sales at restaurants open at least a...
Bar-B-Cutie Franchise Systems, LLC today announced an opening date for its first store to cross Tennessee borders. The store is located in Acworth, Georgia, which is about 30 miles north of...
Domino's Pizza today announced the appointment of Christopher K. McGlothlin as executive vice president and chief information officer.

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

The National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation (NRAEF) today debuted the NRAEF ManageFirst Program, a unique, competency-based certificate program developed for colleges and...
Sagittarius Brands of Nashville has signed an agreement to purchase Del Taco, Inc. of Lake Forest, Ca. Del Taco is the nation's second largest Mexican quick-service chain. Sagittarius Brands is...