Industry News

Kronos Foods Inc., a manufacturer of premium gyros and other Mediterranean and specialty foods, announced the appointment of Howard Eirinberg as president of its subsidiary Kronos Food Corp., effective...

Seventy percent of U.S. diners say they want more information about the sourcing and nutritional value of their meals when dining out, with nearly two-thirds (64 percent) agreeing they would choose...

Papa Murphy’s Take ‘N’ Bake Pizza announced it was named to Franchise Business Review’s list of top food franchises for 2011 based on high satisfaction ratings in a survey of its franchise owners. Papa...

Celebrating its 25th anniversary, Tim Hortons' Roll Up the Rim to Win is back, with more than 47 million prizes and better odds of winning—one in six—than ever before.

Roll Up the Rim to Win is one...

Noodles & Company, a Colorado‐based fast-casual restaurant concept serving noodles, soups, salads, and sandwiches from around the world, announced it will implement PeopleMatter HIRE in its 212 company-...

After a year and a half spent reinventing and marketing a new pizza recipe, Domino’s announced that it has revamped its chicken offerings and will sell them with the same dose of transparency that made its...

U.S. Foodservice, one of America’s leading foodservice distributors, purchased Midway Produce Inc., a prominent Indianapolis-based produce distributor serving restaurants, health care facilities, schools,...

Wixon, a manufacturer of seasonings, flavors, ingredients, and consumer products for the food and beverage industry, is demonstrating its protein expertise and technologies for meat products at the Annual...

Perkins Restaurant & Bakery, which operates more than 500 full-service family dining restaurants throughout the U.S. and Canada, announced that more than 420 of its locations will join together on...

Smiling Moose Deli, a Denver-area chain, partnered with Splick-it to release a new mobile ordering app for their customers.

Customers can use the app to order and pay for their meals by credit card....

Hooters will roll out a seasonal, limited-time-offer menu in Hooters locations across the country beginning February 21st.

The menu includes: Smoked Wings, 10 wings...

Jack in the Box announced that Michael E. Verdesca has been promoted to vice president and chief information officer.

Verdesca, previously division vice president of systems development for the...

Coca-Cola and Regal Entertainment Group have teamed up to launch the "Picture You and a Friend at the Idol Finale" sweepstakes.

Through the end of March, when consumers purchase a large fountain Coca...

With 2011 marking the year that many Baby Boomers hit retirement, the foodservice industry is set to see droves of Boomers joining its ranks.

At this year’s annual NRA Show, which takes place in...

Genghis Grill, the largest Mongolian stir fry chain in the U.S., has introduced a new healthy-influenced campaign called Health Kwest, a journey into a healthier lifestyle.

“Khantestants” will...

Boston-based boloco, which has 17 locations throughout New England, rolled out its new online ordering app for iPhones. Mobilaurus, an app company that creates mobile ordering and ticketing solutions, built...