Industry News

Kentucky Fried Chicken is launching a new 10-piece 10 Buck Sunday Bucket Deal and to promote this offer, KFC is offering 11 choirs across the country $1,000 to help "keep their harmonies alive."  

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As sports fans across America prepare their picks for the 2011 men’s college basketball tournament, Pizza Hut and hungry pizza lovers are rooting for the upset of a lifetime—a No. 16 seed defeating a No. 1...

Haliburton International Foods Inc., a manufacturer of food products, announced the hiring of Marcie Joseph as senior food technologist in Haliburton’s Research & Development Group. Joseph is a graduate...

Saladworks is offering franchisor support in a big way: three members of the executive leadership team, including the concept’s founder and CEO, are visiting new franchisees in their markets as part of the...

One-fifth of American adults say they plan to visit a restaurant or bar, or order takeout or delivery from one, to watch the men’s national college basketball tournament this year, according to new research...

McDonald's Corporation announced that it will contribute to the Japan disaster relief efforts with a donation of $2 million USD. The funds will be channeled through the International Federation of the Red...

Zoës Kitchen, a 45-store fast-casual restaurant chain, announced that Greg Dollarhyde, its current chairman and CEO, will return to his position as executive chairman following the appointment of Kevin...

UFood Restaurant Group Inc. announced that the restaurant will now be featured on the website HealthyDiningFinder.com. The site, dedicated to listing healthy menu options on the go, will provide information...

The rise of the frozen-yogurt segment has been a well-reported trend over the last two years, with many new concepts shopping the healthy dessert. But as spring rolls in and frozen desserts grow in demand,...

McDonald's awarded Henny Penny Corporation the 2010 Worldwide Equipment Partnership of the Year at the McDonald's Equipment Supplier...

A report by Technomic, a foodservice consultancy, found that U.S. systemwide sales for the Top 500 increased to an estimated $234 billion in 2010, up more than $4 billion over 2009. 

"We are pleased...

Domino's Pizza, the Official Pizza of NCAA March Madness, will give fans a chance to follow the advancements, the upsets, the final four, and an eventual champion – pizza champion, that is.

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Dunkin' Brands, the parent company of Dunkin' Donuts and Baskin-Robbins, has announced the winners of its fifth annual Franchisee & Enterprise Awards.

The awards honor the company's top...

Yogurtini, a national and quickly growing self-serve frozen yogurt franchise originally established in Tempe, Arizona, in 2008, announced that its "serve-yo-self" concept is...

With loyalty programs and check-in technology gaining popularity with the help of smartphones, one loyalty provider has developed a tool that integrates social media check-ins directly with point-of-sale (...

Zpizza recently awarded its highest honor, “franchisee of the year,” to Cesar and Karen Llarenas of Kailua, Hawaii.

“Every year we select a franchisee based on quantitative and qualitative factors...