Industry News

Jake’s Wayback Burgers, with 25 locations throughout the East Coast and 30 to open in the coming months, announced it will be adding the Philly Burger to its menu for the month of February as the “Burger of...

With much of the nation’s attention focused on the Super Bowl, Jack in the Box restaurants will once again leverage a break in the gridiron action to debut a new television ad and savory new burger...

Hardee’s is stepping up to help America kick off the day with a “real” meal that is not snack-sized. The company introduced the Hardee Breakfast Platter, complete with eggs, two strips of bacon, Hash Rounds...

First impressions matter.

During an online seminar on cleanliness, Procter & Gamble Professional reported that more than six in 10 quick-serve diners say if a restaurant is clean, they will dine...

Jamba Juice and the SPC Group, a food-specialty company operating more than 4,500 stores, announced the grand opening of their first international Jamba Juice location in South Korea.

The store...

Denny’s Corporation, one of America's largest full-service family restaurant chains, announced that CFO Mark Wolfinger joined the Board of Directors.

Aside from his role as CFO, Wolfinger currently...

Dunkin’ Donuts announced the signing of a multi-unit store development agreement with Sam Patel for two restaurants in Chicago. Both restaurants will contain Dunkin' Donuts and Baskin-Robbins.

The...

Sixty percent of restaurant-goers report that the recession has changed the way their family spends money, and 24 percent of these consumers plan to spend less at restaurants in 2011 than they did in 2010...

La Madeleine Country French Cafe, which operates more than 60 French cuisine cafes in the eastern U.S., announced that Darren Bothe will serve as the...

Chili’s “Guiltless Grills.” Taco Bell’s “Fresco” menu. Olive Garden’s “Garden Fare.”

Healthy menu options are popping up everywhere these days, and for a good reason. With the healthcare reform bill...

Pacific Natural Foods announced that it will introduce two organic Chai latte concentrates to its Barista Series line. The line of Chais will use only brewed, Fair Trade Certified Organic tea as the lead...

T.G.I. Friday's will add 14 new menu options, including items such as Hibachi and Mediterranean style skewers, black angus burgers, and Skinny Margaritas.

"At Friday's, we constantly work with our...

QSR was awarded two prestigious publishing awards for its 2010 editorial coverage. Folio, a publishing-industry leader, awarded two Eddies to the magazine, one for its entire May 2010 issue and one...

El Pollo Loco announced that it will serve two varieties of fish tacos from Jan. 29 to mid-April, 2011.

The two tacos -- the Classic Baja Fish Taco and the Spicy Avocado Fish Taco -- feature crispy...

McDonald’s Corporation announced that Don Thompson, president and chief operating officer, was elected to the company’s Board of Directors, effective immediately.

“Don is an exceptional leader, with...

Qdoba Mexican Grill has had a loyalty program available for customers for several years now, but the company announced that it is rolling out an enhanced version of the program to give customers more...