Industry News

Groupon, a shopping website that offers a daily deal on the best local goods, services, and cultural events in more than 300 markets around the world, launched in Columbus, Georgia last week.

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Coca-Cola and ShopRite made the holidays brighter today for local children in need, inviting 1,000 children from the Garden of Dreams Foundation to enjoy an exclusive performance of The Radio City...

In an effort to continue demonstrating their hunger for community involvement Burger King franchisee Liberty Restaurant Group (LRG) wanted to give its loyal customer's something they could sink their teeth...

El Pollo Loco's Tortilla Soup.

From quick serves to movie theaters to vending machines, the menu-labeling mandate passed with the health care reform bill in March will require establishments with 20 or more locations nationwide to...

Denny's added a veggie burger to its menu.

Tender Greens, a Southern California–based quick-serve chain that offers an array of organic and healthy items, recently launched a Meatless Monday campaign in hopes of capitalizing on a growing vegetarian...

Saladworks, the nation’s first and largest fresh-...

In an effort to participate in Michelle Obama’s “Let’s Move!” campaign against the rising childhood obesity epidemic, New York City–based fast casual Chop’t Creative Salad Company announced that it is...

McIlhenny Company, maker of TABASCO Brand Pepper Sauce, is pleased to welcome Judson C. McLester as its new executive chef and manager of ingredients sales. He is a 1986 graduate of the Culinary Institute...

Trust for America's Health (TFAH) applauded Congress for final passage of the FDA Food Safety Modernization Act of 2010. Because of the bill, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) will have the...

PopeyesLouisiana Kitchen opened its 50th Canadian restaurant on December 8, at 35 Harvard Road, Guelph. This location represents a milestone in the aggressive growth strategy and success of the...

The National Restaurant Association issued the following statement from Scott DeFife, executive vice president of policy and government affairs, regarding final passage of the Food and Drug Administration (...

The Bottle Box, provider of innovative and eco-chic food packages, announced that new jobs are being created in Southern California. Robert Mann Packaging (RMP) and Direct Pack Inc. (DPI) have collaborated...

Papa John’s International Inc. announced the launch of its first-ever Apple iPhone application, bringing full menu access and on-the-go ordering direct to the popular platform. The free app is live and...

First Data Corporation, a global leader in electronic commerce and payment processing, released its First Data SpendTrend Mid-Month Flash analysis for the first half of December 2010 compared to the same...

Customer service is of the utmost importance to most restaurant brands, and in the age of technology like smartphones and iPads, some are finding that customer service can be improved just minutes after a...

Texas may have just a single lone star, but it will soon boast more than 70 Corner Bakery Cafe locations. Celebrating a strong year of sales, the Dallas-based restaurant chain announced substantial new...