Industry News

Consumers seeking a stylish and exceptionally functional single-serve beverage system that makes a variety of coffee, espresso, and tea beverages need not look further than their local The Coffee Bean...

In an effort to help its members and the restaurant industry better understand the complex elements of purchasing or leasing a point of sale (POS) system, the National Restaurant Association announced the...

Making one of its new menu favorites portable, Carl’s Jr. is now offering Hand-Breaded Chicken Tender Wrappers. For guests who crave a Chicken Tenders meal but want a quick bite or portable meal, the Hand-...

Charley’s Grilled Subs -- which is known for its philly steak sandwiches, deli subs, gourmet fries, and freshly-squeezed lemonade -- will debut a limted-time-only Steakhouse Bacon BBQ sandwich nationwide....

Envysion, a company that drives bottom line profitability improvements fro leading restaurants and convenience store operators throughout North America, announced that Stu Lucko will join the company as CFO...

Catalyst, a nonprofit organization supporting expanded opportunities for women in the workplace, announced that McDonald's Corporation received a 2011 Catalyst Award for its global women's initiative.

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Blimpie will celebrate its 47th anniversary with the launch of a new program called Blueprint 47. The program will offer 47 current franchisees and 47 military veterans a discount when franchising a Blimpie...

Jamba Juice announced that it will be adding organic slow-cooked, steel-cut oatmeal to its breakfast menu.

The steel-cut oats will be made with minimal processing, which helps to retain many of the...

Moe’s Southwest Grill introduced its "Food Mission," which includes redesigned menu boards that will feature a new food mission wheel “steering” guests to select healthier food choices. These healthy menu...

Seattle’s Best Coffee, part of Starbucks Corporation, announced the latest addition to its “Anywhere Great Coffee is Needed” marketing strategy: its new line of iced canned lattes. Following a successful...

NEC Display Solutions of America, a provider of commercial LCD display and projector solutions, received 2010 DIGI Awards for excellence in digital signage at Pei Wei Restaurants and Raleigh-Durham...

Domino's Pizza raised more than $2.7 million for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital during the 2010 Thanks and Giving campaign. This marks the largest single charitable donation in the company's...

Cold Stone Creamery announced a three-year extension to its successful licensing partnership with Jelly Belly Candy Company. The partnership will continue to make the premium Cold Stone Creamery Jelly Belly...

Denver-based Qdoba Mexican Grill announced that it promoted five executives to build upon the company’s positive sales and new unit growth through innovative marketing, franchise development, and menu...

The fast-casual segment has been one of the brightest spots for the restaurant industry the last few years, with majors players like Chipotle drawing cash-strapped customers away from casual and fine dining...