Industry News

Nature’s Table, a fast-casual restaurant focused on fresh and healthy dining, announced the opening of two new locations at St. Petersburg College in Florida. One restaurant is located on the second floor...

A recent study of college-student eating habits and expectations conducted by Fluent determined that the majority (65 percent) of students eat on-campus most of the time, with taste, price, and quality...

Newk’s Eatery will satisfy fall cravings with a seasonal lineup of savory favorites. Starting September 12, Newk’s is leading off its latest limited-time offerings with the return of three hot toasted...

RTI announced that the RTIconnect Back-Office solution is now under contract by Restaurant Services, Inc., the exclusive purchasing agent for the Burger King Corporation.

Through this new partnership...

Booster Juice, a premium juice and smoothie company in Canada, has chosen to implement the DataCandy Gift Card platform in 300 locations across Canada. Based in Alberta and a pioneer in the Canadian juice...

The downturn in restaurant sales continued during August as the industry faced its third consecutive month of negative same-store sales growth and the sixth month since the beginning of the year with...

Bluefin Payment Systems, a leading provider of PCI-validated Point-to-Point Encryption (P2PE) solutions for retail, restaurants, healthcare, and education, and Merchant Link announced Tuesday the...

Lion’s Choice, a St. Louis-based quick-service restaurant chain, has named Rebecca Fine the company’s new chief operating officer, effective immediately. Fine has more than 30 years of experience in the...

After massive growth on the West Coast, Jersey Mike’s Subs, known for its fresh sliced/fresh grilled subs, is focusing its development closer to home on the East Coast. The New Jersey-based company,...

Baskin-Robbins, the world’s largest chain of ice cream specialty shops, announced Friday the signing of a multi-unit store development agreement with new franchisee Sharooz Setareh to develop three new ice...

Mod Pizza

MOD Super Fast Pizza Holdings, LLC, a pioneer of fast-casual pizza, and BBX Capital Corporation announced Friday that BBX Capital has joined its growing family of select franchisees. BBX Capital has created...

Wetzel’s Pretzels

Roark Capital acquired a majority stake in sandwich concept Jimmy John’s, adding to the firm’s list of investments that includes Auntie Anne’s, Cinnabon, and Schlotzsky's.

Terms of the transaction...

Domino’s Pizza Enterprises Limited has announced the biggest menu launch since 2008, with improvements to popular pizzas as well as introducing new pizzas, sides, ingredients, and decadent desserts that...

In celebration of its 100th anniversary, Nathan’s Famous broke the Guinness World Records title for the Longest line of hot dogs at Vanderbilt Hall in Grand Central Terminal in Manhattan on September 2....

Papa John’s International, Inc., announced expansion plans in Mexico with the signing of a restaurant development agreement with Orquest Foods to build 60 restaurants over the next eight years.

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