Industry News

The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf appointed Jeff Harris as chief financial officer. A veteran finance executive with nearly 30 years of experience, Harris will oversee all financial functions of the company,...

Sweetgreen, the destination for simple, seasonal, healthy food, announced the launch of their new iOS app Sweetgreen Rewards. The first of its kind in the healthy fast-casual space, the thoughtful app...

My Pie Pizza, the fast-casual custom pizza brand renowned for serving New York–style pizzas in a New York minute, announced plans to bring the fast-casual pizzeria to the Reno, Nevada, area.

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HME, an innovative technology company focused on enhancing productivity and customer service, is recognized throughout the quick-serve restaurant industry for its reliable drive-thru headset systems and...

New York residents and tourists alike have a new and delightful Mediterranean meal option in the Rockefeller Center Concourse with the grand opening of Nanoosh. This fast-casual dining spot offers...

Hungry Howie’s Pizza, the originator of the flavored crust pizza, announces its newest location in Parma, Ohio, with a grand opening event January 20. The event will take place at the restaurant located at...

Russo’s New York Pizzeria is now open in Katy, Texas. Local residents, commuters, and visitors can now savor the tastes, aromas, and unmistakable ambiance of an authentic New York-style pizzeria. The well-...

When it comes to consumer perception, the devil (and also deliverance) is in the details. Brands might be surprised to learn that, in general, customers will differentiate between problems inside the...

Muscle Maker Grill, the rapidly expanding fast-casual restaurant brand promoting a healthy lifestyle by offering nutritious alternatives to traditional dishes, announced it is expanding its presence in...

On the heels of a remarkably successful 2015, Project Juice, a certified organic, non-GMO, cold-pressed juice and clean food company, welcomed 2016 with the appointment of its first-ever chief executive...

Pancheros Mexican Grill, a fast-casual franchise known for its Mexican-inspired cuisine, announced it will open its doors to the Columbia, Missouri, community on January 19. In celebration of the city’s...

Americans are expected to eat 1.25 billion chicken wings during the 2016 Super Bowl, according to the National Chicken Council, and this season, guests can look to Church’s Chicken to feed the need. The...

A Los Angeles–based concept is hoping to spin its innovative take on a regional seafood dish into national fast-casual success.

Sweetfin Poké, which dishes customizable seafood bowls in the manner of...

The restaurant operations field tends to be a boys’ club often times, but Dickey’s Barbecue Pit owner-operator Gina Young defies gender stereotypes as the only female in an elected position. NFAAC, or...

Gloria Jean’s Coffees announced this week the launch of its “Free Coffee for a Year” sweepstakes. The promotion began Monday, January 4 and will run through Sunday, January 31. To enter, guests must submit...

Pizza Patrón is kicking off 2016 with a promotion that rolls back prices to 1986, the year the company was founded. The deal gives customers two large pizzas (cheese or pepperoni) for only $9.99.

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