Industry News

Working to address the needs of store owners, managers, and operators for flexible, high-performance POS workstation technology, Panasonic announced the addition of several POS/management...
From its beginnings more than 50 years ago, Little Caesars Pizza has provided the opportunity for generations of families to live the American Dream as independent business owners. Matt Kauffman...
Schréder Lighting USA introduced energy efficient luminaires using the Philips CosmoPolis HID system, with the launch of the SCALA series of Architectural and Roadway luminaires. These...

Despite the quick-service industry’s continued battle for improved sales following the recession, a recent study shows that many of the larger chains are in fact showing an increase—in customer satisfaction...

Schools throughout New Orleans will be beneficiaries this fall as the United Fresh Produce Association announced that it will donate multiple salad bars to schools in the Crescent City as part of...
Burger King Corp. and Seattle’s Best Coffee, part of Starbucks Corporation, announced they have signed an agreement to begin offering Seattle’s Best Coffee in Burger King restaurants across Canada this fall....
Wendy's is reinventing quick-service salads once again. The new lineup—Apple Pecan Chicken, BLT Cobb, Spicy Chicken Caesar, and Baja—is now available in restaurants nationwide.

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General Mills Foodservice is now accepting entries for the inaugural Gold Medal Medallion Culinary Challenge. The recipe challenge is open to all culinary professionals including chefs, cooks,...
This week, Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger of California signed landmark legislation that protects animal welfare and food safety. The new law requires that shelled (whole) eggs sold in California...
Think you know Idaho potatoes? Think again. The Idaho Potato Commission (IPC) launched a second website, www.spudtacular.com, which is innovative and entertaining, with an educational spin—and...
Great American Cookies announced that the company launched a series of new combo deals just in time for summer. The 5 Combos for $5 Each offer, available now at participating Great American...
Pollo Tropical created a new, grilled Chicken Quesadilla Wrap, available now at all of its company-owned restaurants for a limited time.

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MonkeyMedia Software, a provider of Web-based operations solutions for the foodservice industry, announced that the Bay Bread Group will roll out MonkeyFoodFactory to two wholesale bakeries to...
Moe’s Southwest Grill is celebrating its 10th anniversary by giving each guest a free six-ounce cup of its Queso at all locations all day on July 21—no strings attached, no purchase necessary....
Checkers Drive-In Restaurants announced the signing of a multi-unit store development agreement with Tommy Barnard of Nutmeg Burger Corporation for five new restaurants in and around Hartford,...
CiCi's Pizza announced franchise expansion in Phoenix as part of the company's 2010 strategic growth plans. The company is seeking franchisees to develop 25–30 new restaurants in Phoenix and surrounding...