Industry News

Three One Corporation LLC is satisfying Martinez, Georgia, residents' craving for Bojangles' "Famous Chicken 'n Biscuits" with the opening of its third Augusta-area location at 343 South Belair Road on June...

The National Restaurant Association (NRA) applauded the federal government’s new food icon, MyPlate, which is designed as a guide to help Americans make healthful food choices.

“The...

ZenMango, a restaurant marketing firm, released 11 trends in 2011 that are influencing the way customers perceive and use the restaurant landscape. The trends include:

1. Consumers are still...

 McDonald's USA announced the top ten finalists of McDonald's Perfect Pair Contest, which kicked off the national launch of McCafe Frozen Strawberry Lemonade on May 9.

The first round of McDonald's...

Wingstop, the rapidly expanding wing chain with more than seven consecutive years of same store sales increases, has been named one of the 10 best franchise deals in the nation, according to QSR ...

Ed Mitchell demonstrates his turkey barbecue recipe.

A renowned barbecue pitmaster says the barbecue world doesn’t have to be hurt by the healthy-eating movement. Instead, he says, barbecue restaurants can include a turkey barbecue option for health-conscious...

Dunkin' Donuts, America's every day, all-day stop for coffee and baked goods, announced the signing of a multi-unit store development agreement with Harrison Kwan for four new...

Freebirds World Burrito, known for offering "way more choices" to custom-build rockin' burritos, salads, nachos, tacos, and more, announced that it will open its Irving, Texas,...

Papa Murphy's International, America’s take ‘n’ bake pizza leader and fifth largest pizza chain in the U.S., announced the hiring of Ken Calwell to the position of president, effective June 6th....

Smashburger, the nation’s fastest growing “better burger” fast-casual restaurant concept, kicked off the summer burger season with a celebration of the Classic Smashburger, its most popular menu item. ...

For the entire month of June, all proceeds from the sale of the popular "Krust" (baked pastry dough) at Golden Krust, the nation's largest Caribbean food franchise, will go toward scholarships.

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Jake’s Wayback Burgers, with 27 locations throughout the mid-Atlantic and 17 under construction, announced that on Tuesday, June 21, the fast-casual restaurant chain will celebrate the first day of summer...

A sweet and crunchy winner has emerged from Baskin-Robbins' first annual "Create Baskin's Next Favorite Flavor" contest. After more than 40,000 entries and a nationwide vote, Toffee Pecan Crunch, the...

McDonald's Corporation announced that Bridget Coffing, currently vice president of global external communications, has been promoted to senior vice president of McDonald's corporate relations.

In her...

Noodles & Company is releasing two new limited-time-only summer salad offerings.

Backyard Barbecue Chicken Salad with fresh-cut corn is a hearty, nutritious salad featuring marinated pulled...

Olson Communications, a full-service agency that specializes in delivering innovative marketing-communication strategy to its portfolio of select food-industry clients, announced the winning recipients of...