Industry News

March marks the launch of social media month for Mid-Atlantic fast-casual restaurant chain California Tortilla.

California Tortilla will be launching numerous initiatives across Facebook, Twitter,...

After spending the last 20 years in the nation’s capital, the International Franchise Expo is heading to the business capital of the world: New York City.

The 2012 International Franchise Expo (IFE)...

Top That! Pizza’s fifth location opened on February 25 in Mansfield, Texas, at 3300 E. Broad Street. It is the pizza startup’s first out-of-state location and one of 10 additional units planned for Texas in...

Schlotzsky’s transitions to the spring season with the announcement of a completely new line of limited-time-only Hand-Carved Sandwiches. From now until May 27, the home of The Originalround toasted...

Panchero’s Mexican Grill, an Iowa-based fast-casual concept with more than 50 units, unveiled a new logo and website that its director of marketing calls an “evolution” for the brand.

Reid Travis...

Yogurtland adds three new limited edition flavors to its diverse list of options for March and April 2012.

Available at all participating Yogurtland locations, Tangerine Tango Tart, Lucky Mint Crème...

FOCUS Brands announced today it has named Chad Scales as senior vice president of business development. In this newly created role, Chad’s primary responsibility will be to develop new lines of business,...

As interest in Asian cuisine grows among American diners, HackCollege.com puts numbers behind the popularity of Ramen noodles. See the site's infographic below.

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Last week, the USDA’s Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) hosted a webinar delineating better business practices in produce. The U.S. Department of Agriculture ensures fair trade practices in the marketing...

Arby’s, the restaurant famous for classic and Angus roast beef, thinly-sliced in store daily, announced today an agreement with Eat This, Not That!, the popular Men’s Health magazine book...

Professional Sports Catering, LLC (PSC) today announced it has entered into a partnership with the State College Spikes (New York-Penn League, Class-A Short Season Affiliate of the Pittsburgh Pirates) to...

Jamba, Inc., a leading healthy active lifestyle brand, today announced key personnel changes designed to accelerate the company’s brand marketing, global consumer products, and product innovation growth...

Del Taco recognized the achievements of several franchise owners and awarded this year’s Top Taco at its recent franchisee conference. Awards were presented to the Developer of the Year, Franchise Operator...

As part of an ongoing commitment to its charitable partner, Moe’s Southwest Grill, thefast-casual Mexican restaurant known for its southwest fare and engaging atmosphere, recently donated $100,000 to JDRF,...

VeriFone Systems, Inc., today announced the acquisition of LIFT Retail Marketing Technology, Inc., the provider of a digital marketing system designed to increase sales for convenience stores. Financial...

Customers at 30 Sonic Drive-In locations in the Phoenix area this week became the first with access to a restaurant Groupon exclusively for online orders.

Sonic partnered with OLO Online Ordering to...

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