Industry News

The Women’s Foodservice Forum (WFF), the industry’s premiere leadership development organization, announced the appointment of its president and CEO, Hattie Hill, to the 2016 National Restaurant Association...

Pieology Pizzeria, where pizza lovers go to create artisan-style custom pizzas in endless flavor combinations, announced the opening of its fourth Alabama location in Tuscaloosa and its newest Inland Empire...

Fresh on the heels of a major rebranding launch, Cicis announced its 11th consecutive quarter of system-wide same-store sales (SSS) growth and its highest annual average unit volume (AUV) in at least two...

Tin Drum Asian Kitchen, a fast-casual concept focused on fresh, bold, Asian-inspired flavors, is catching fire this Chinese New Year. To rock out the Year of the Monkey, Tin Drum invites guests to...

Ensuring children have access to books has proven instrumental in combating illiteracy in children in the U.S. Studies prove the simple act of reading a book to a child at bedtime has a direct impact on his...

Football players aren’t the only ones who are preparing for the big February 7 game. Domino's Pizza, the recognized world leader in pizza delivery and digital ordering platforms, is bringing its fan-...

The self-serve frozen yogurt pioneer, Yogurtland announces plans for the fifth annual National Frozen Yogurt Day celebration on Monday, February 8 where fans can enjoy free yogurt and toppings from 4 p.m....

Firehouse Subs, the fast-casual chain known for hearty, oversized portions and steaming hot subs, is firing up guests with an enhanced birthday program as part of its new loyalty and customer engagement app...

Sharky’s Woodfired Mexican Grill has taken its menu to heart in February—American Heart Month—and will donate $1 from every Wild Alaska Salmon “Lite” Burrito purchased during the month to the American Heart...

Piada Italian Street Food will debut its second location in North Texas at the Alliance Town Center in North Fort Worth on April 1. The 2,554-square-foot fast causal, located adjacent to Starbucks and...

Dunkin’ Donuts has scored yet another key partnership to help support women’s hockey, announcing a multi-year agreement with USA Hockey that includes designation as the “Official Coffee Shop” of the U.S....

On Monday, February 8, fast-casual restaurant chain Newk’s Eatery is bringing its signature brand of fresh, flavorful dining to Eldridge Parkway with the opening of its fourth Houston area restaurant....

Due to residents’ favorable response to the shawarma, pita, hummus, and fries, Naf Naf Grill is pleased to announce it is doubling its Minneapolis presence in 2016. With three restaurants slated to open...

Dreamt up at a backyard barbecue and launched on a shoestring budget in an off-the-beaten location in Westchester, Florida, in 2010, Pincho Factory is the homegrown fast-casual success story launched by...

East Coast Wings & Grill, a North Carolina–based casual family dining restaurant with an emphasis on buffalo wings, is closing out a banner year, impressing both consumer and investor palates alike....

Chicken wings have been a centerpiece of playoff game parties for the past 49 years, but this year, Pretzelmaker is urging football fans to “Fling the Wing, and Bring the Bite” by benching the messy old...