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Sonic Lets the Sun Shine—With Solar Panels

2016-02-16 When Sonic Drive-In considered installing solar panels on top of one of its San Antonio, Texas, unit, the brand had the advantage of insider know-how.

Kona Ice Launches Mobile App, Updates Trucks

2016-02-11 Kona Ice is preparing to surf into new turf this season.

Hourly Employment Finder Receives $100 Million Funding

2016-02-05 Snagajob, America’s largest marketplace for hourly work, completed a $100 million Rho Acceleration–led investment with NewSpring Capital and the Invus...

Dickey's Gives Its Uniforms a Makeover

2016-01-29 Dickey’s Barbecue Pit launched a new store concept last year, and with that new concept came new uniforms.

VertsKebap Raises Minimum Wage to $10/Hour

2016-01-26 As part of its commitment to strengthen investment in restaurant employees, growing fast-casual brand VertsKebap announced it will increase its minimu...

Chipotle to Briefly Close Stores for Food Safety Reboot

2016-01-15 In an effort to bounce back from the food-safety crises that have recently plagued the brand, Chipotle announced it would close down all of its restau...

Kneaders Partners with Buxton for Growth Analytics

2016-01-14 Kneaders Bakery & Cafe, an award-winning fast-casual restaurant chain based in Utah, has partnered with industry analytics leader Buxton to suppor...

Ben & Jerry's Instills 'Core' Values with New Classes

2016-01-14 Long known for being socially progressive and active, Ben & Jerry’s is now offering its associates an opportunity to cultivate their own passions ...

Dairy Queen Recognizes Outstanding Dairy Suppliers

2016-01-08 Unified Supply Chain, Inc. (USCI), a wholly owned subsidiary of International Dairy Queen Inc.

FireKing Security Recognized for Support Staff Excellence

2015-12-22 FireKing Security Group announced its Field Services Group was recognized as a Certified Support Staff Excellence Center by the Technology Services In...