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Freebirds World Burrito aims to make healthy eating easy in 2016 with the launch of its new Six Under 600 Calories menu. Continuing in its commitment to freshness, Freebirds has crafted a selection of...

Thriving on consumer demand while appealing to the appetite of investors, Firenza Pizza, one of the latest contenders emerging in the race to dominate the fast-casual pizza industry, strongly closed 2015...

Good Times Restaurants Inc., operator of Good Times Burgers & Frozen Custard, a Colorado favorite quick-service restaurant chain best known for its fresh, high-quality, all-natural products, reaches...

Wetzel’s Pretzels, the innovator in the fresh-baked pretzel category, announced highlights and financial results for its fiscal year ending December 27, 2015, along with its outlook for fiscal year 2016....

Chef/owner Gerard Craft of Niche Food Group announces the opening date for his fifth restaurant and first fast-food concept of Porano Pasta on Tuesday, January 26 at 11 a.m. with limited hours. The 2015...

McAlister's Deli, a leading fast casual chain, is highlighting its "Lite Choose Two" menu offering again with a wide variety of options all under 600 calories to help stay on track in the New Year. Guests...

On Monday, February 8, Chipotle Mexican Grill will shutter all its stores for several hours to conduct all-staff meetings related to food safety.

To help American consumers through these dark hours,...

Baxter announced that its OV500G1EE and OV500G2EE gas rack ovens are now Energy Star–qualified. While Baxter’s products have touted energy-saving capabilities for years, the U.S. Environmental Protection...

Donatos Pizza, one of the nation’s original fast-casual pizza chains, signed a development deal that will bring four new locations to Charleston, South Carolina, over the next few years.

Donatos will...

Pieology Pizzeria, where pizza lovers go to create artisan-style custom pizzas in endless flavor combinations, is proud to announce its strategic investment from Andrew and Peggy Cherng, the founders of...

The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf appointed Jeff Harris as chief financial officer. A veteran finance executive with nearly 30 years of experience, Harris will oversee all financial functions of the company,...

Sweetgreen, the destination for simple, seasonal, healthy food, announced the launch of their new iOS app Sweetgreen Rewards. The first of its kind in the healthy fast-casual space, the thoughtful app...

My Pie Pizza, the fast-casual custom pizza brand renowned for serving New York–style pizzas in a New York minute, announced plans to bring the fast-casual pizzeria to the Reno, Nevada, area.

Legacy...

HME, an innovative technology company focused on enhancing productivity and customer service, is recognized throughout the quick-serve restaurant industry for its reliable drive-thru headset systems and...

New York residents and tourists alike have a new and delightful Mediterranean meal option in the Rockefeller Center Concourse with the grand opening of Nanoosh. This fast-casual dining spot offers...

Hungry Howie’s Pizza, the originator of the flavored crust pizza, announces its newest location in Parma, Ohio, with a grand opening event January 20. The event will take place at the restaurant located at...