Industry News

Fans of Del Taco’s fresh-cooked, grilled marinated chicken will find a special treat—times eight—in the new Ultimate Grilled Chicken Burrito, which is making its debut.

Ingredients include grilled...

Roark Capital Group, an Atlanta-based private equity firm, announced that its affiliates have acquired Il Fornaio (America) Corporation, owner of Corner Bakery Cafe and Il Fornaio Restaurants and Bakeries...

Manitowoc Foodservice announced that Robert M. Wonder has joined the company as senior vice president of global accounts. In his new role, Wonder will be responsible for directing and executing all aspects...

The National Restaurant Association (NRA) has added three restaurant industry professionals to its board of directors. The new directors were inducted during the association’s meeting and annual trade show...

Häagen-Dazs Shops, known for its super premium, all-natural ice cream, has announced that it is turning to its 35,000-plus Facebook fan base for help in determining which one of its three new specialty...

Big Game Brands, formally Raving Brands, is thrilled to announce the newest addition to its ever-growing family of concepts, Cowlicks Yogurt and Floats.

The...

The International Foodservice Manufacturers Association (IFMA) announced the launch of the Center of Innovation Excellence (CIE) formed to develop and bring best practices and proven methodologies to...

Schlotzsky’s is spicing things up this summer as it brings back two popular sandwich combinations and unveils a third for its ‘Hot Hitz’ summer promotion.

Through August 28, 2011, the famous fast-...

Baskin-Robbins, the world's largest chain of ice cream specialty shops, announced the opening of its 4,000th international location, in Novena Square, Singapore.  The...

The Burger House, a Dallas hamburger and fries institution since 1951, sold its first Lubbock, Texas-made hamburger early the morning of June 6 and by the close of day, saw those numbers in the hundreds....

Focus Brands announced that it has hired John Barber as senior vice president of franchise sales.

The 25-year veteran will oversee new business development for Carvel Ice Cream, Cinnabon, Seattle's...

In a landmark move for sustainability, McDonald's has announced that more than 13 million customers every day across Europe will be able to buy Marine Stewardship Council (...

The expanding waistlines of U.S. consumers have created a flurry of governmental and restaurant industry actions aimed at getting Americans to eat more healthfully. Consumers are slowly getting the hint,...

Brad Haley has been promoted to chief marketing officer for CKE Restaurants, Inc., parent company of Carl’s Jr. and Hardee’s restaurant chains, CEO Andrew F. Puzder announced. Haley joined CKE as executive...

McDonald's Corporation announced global comparable sales growth of 3.1 percent in May. Performance by segment was as follows: U.S. up 2.4 percent; Europe up 2.3 percent; and Asia/Pacific, Middle East, and...

Dickey's Barbecue Pit, the largest quick-serve barbecue chain in the country, continues to grow as Sam Kwon, a Carrolton, Texas, resident, signs on to open a Dickey's Barbecue...

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