Industry News

Wendy's is giving the standard quick-serve combo meal a boost by offering peak-season flavor and plenty of choices at a value price of $4.99.

Customers can now go to their neighborhood...
Barberitos Franchising Inc. is reporting strong sales growth in both the first and second quarters of 2010 and in comparison to 2009 sales figures. The quick-service restaurant franchise with 22...
While many quick-service operators stick to the old-fashioned hiring and employee management method—piles of paper—the president of an upstart company, PeopleMatter, thinks its new product will “...
Six Senses Hospitality Management Group LLC (6SHMG), an Atlanta-based foodservice consulting and development company, is bringing Gandolfo’s New York Delicatessen and Petro’s Chili...
White Castle adds a new flavor to The Original Slider with its new Garlic Cheese Saver Sacks available from September 26 through October 30. The limited edition sandwiches include Garlic Cheese,...
On September 10, Sarku Japan took its sizzling teriyaki and made-to-order sushi from mall food courts to the streets of Paramas, New Jersey, with the opening of a new storefront Teriyaki and...
Panda Express announced that its newest culinary creation, Kobari Beef, will hit stores nationwide on September 22.

Kobari Beef begins with slices of tender marinated beef tossed with...
AFC Enterprises Inc., the franchisor and operator of Popeyes restaurants, announced that it was included among Black Enterprise Magazine’s "40 Best Franchises for African Americans.” The...
Krispy Kreme Doughnuts Inc. announced that marketing veteran Dwayne Chambers will join the company's senior leadership team as senior vice president and chief marketing officer. Chambers will officially...
Bruegger's Enterprises Inc. will join thousands of restaurants this month in a fight against childhood hunger during Share Our Strength's annual Great American Dine Out, a week-long national...
CiCi's Pizza, home of the $4.99 endless pizza, pasta, salad, and dessert buffet, announced its plans to add 500 restaurants in the next eight to 10 years.

"Our 'One Brand' mission is well underway,...
This year, September's Latin holiday Fiestas Patrias has added significance since several Hispanic cultures are celebrating 200 years of independence. In honor of the festivities, Pizza Patrón...
Multiconcept restaurant operator Concord Hospitality migrated its line of business applications and core network applications for Applebee’s, Famous Dave’s, and Village Inn franchises into the...
Just in time for hungry, football-watching crowds to gather in front of the television, Papa Murphy’s International announced the launch of its Double Stuffed Pepperoni Pizza. Sandwiched between...