Industry News

“The changes included in the modified version of the bill would severely and negatively impact restaurants," says president and CEO Dawn Sweeney.
CSM, Bakery Supplies North America successfully acquires Best Brands Corp., one of the largest premium bakery manufacturers in the U.S.
Cheesemakers from the Dairy State take home 73 awards at 2010 World Championship Cheese Contest.
The popular sub shop and the leading Spanish language radio broadcaster in the United States will work together to co-sponsor a concert series.
Jostein Solheim is the new CEO and Vice President of Global Brand Development of the famed ice cream scoop shop.
The National Restaurant Association is actively and openly opposing the health care reform package that is currently under consideration.
New prepaid card service, Biddees, acts as a "reverse auction" that gives a slice of transactions to the nonprofit of the customer's choice.
Restaurants have been selling coupons worth more than $30 for $1 to benefit the Muscular Dystrophy Association’s Appetite for a Cure Campaign.
The salad chain honored the work of its franchisees across the country at the 2010 Saladworks Annual Franchise Convention on Tuesday, March 16.
Pizza Inn, headquartered in Denton County, Texas, honoring local North Texas basketball team with a specially priced buffet.
Brian O'Mara spent 20 years with McDonald's, and will be responsible for the strategic development, planning, and execution of Baskin-Robbins' marketing initiatives in the U.S.
McDonald's Canada to participate in energy-saving hour on March 27, possibly saving more than 10,000 kWh in electricity usage.
Jeff Keune named vice president of marketing, while Y&R Chicago is announced as agency of record for the brand.
WAND Corporation installs its NextGen Point of Sale solution with Carisch Inc., an Arby’s franchisee with more than 70 restaurants.
Rick Dutkiewicz is leaving the company to pursue other interests, effective April 9.
Founders of Celestial Seasonings Inc. and SYGMA Network Inc. are two of the three new board members for company.