Industry News

The Halal Guys franchisee, FOMO THG LLC, announced the location for the chain’s first site in the state of Nevada. Expected to open in mid-August, the celebrated offerings of the Halal Guys will be...

Taja Indian, a Denver based fast-casual Indian restaurant concept has signed a three-franchise location agreement in Houston, Texas. These are the first franchises awarded by the company.

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With an eye on America’s shifting tastes for nonalcoholic beverages, Taco John’s is launching a series of premium drink options this summer. The Mexican quick-service chain is offering its first new flavor...

Bruegger’s Bagels launched its new summer menu, adding two flavorful new menu items and bringing back seasonal favorites to the classic Bruegger’s Bagels menu.

At breakfast, the new Mediterranean...

Maui Wowi Hawaiian Coffees and Smoothies is bringing back seasonal favorites Midnight Kona coffee and Orchard Peach Smoothie at participating mobile tiki huts, kiosks, and store locations.

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Wienerschnitzel contributed $20,000 to the second annual Hot Dogs for Homeless Tour for a grand total of nearly $70,000 in donations. All funds generated benefit tour partner, Skate For Change, a nonprofit...

Boon Edam Inc., a global leader in security entrances and architectural revolving doors, announced that the Chick-fil-A restaurant, located in historic Cameron Village in Raleigh, North Carolina, has “...

Specialty food marketer and manufacturer Inventure Foods is advancing its Jamba “At Home” line of ready-to-blend smoothie kits with two new nutrient-rich varieties arriving in grocery, club, and mass...

Muscle Maker Grill, the rapidly expanding fast-casual restaurant brand promoting a healthy lifestyle by offering nutritious alternatives to traditional dishes, will officially open its first two corporately...

Papa John’s continues to set the bar high among quick-service restaurants and pizza chains. According to the 2016 American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI), Papa John’s ranked first among quick-service...

800 Degrees Pizza, a California-based company with a growing following in Los Angeles, Las Vegas, and abroad, including Dubai and Tokyo, has secured investment from Murfey Ventures, a venture capital fund...

Lime Fresh Mexican Grill will expand its presence in South Florida. Two existing franchise groups will each develop three to five restaurants in their respective markets, totaling six to 10 new restaurants...

Scott Svenson, cofounder and CEO of MOD Pizza, and Ally Svenson, cofounder, received the EY Entrepreneur of the Year 2016 Award in the Emerging category for the Pacific Northwest. The award recognizes...

Freebirds fans can now purchase their favorite dishes with ease by way of the fast-casual eatery’s new mobile app. Available for download from the Google Play Store (Android) or the App Store (iOS),...

Reflecting on 35 years of flavorful, chef-inspired recipes, Quiznos celebrates its 35th birthday with what the sub shop does best (toasting) with limited-time $3.50 Ciabatta Toasties. The sandwich brand was...

This summer, the menu at Dunkin' Donuts just got both a little cooler and a little wilder. Guests seeking a delicious new choice to keep on running throughout the season can now enjoy Dunkin' Donuts' newest...