Industry News

According to exclusive Mintel research, energy drinks/shots manufacturers are having difficulties attracting new customers, despite a 136 percent increase in sales from 2005 to 2009. In fact, 74...
Domino’s Pizza is once again delivering in unexpected ways, giving Facebook users the power to choose the company’s next “Extreme Delivery.” Now through August 30, customers have a chance to vote...
ZESPRI Kiwifruit used the PMA Foodservice Conference in Monterey, California, as a forum to inspire kiwifruit menu creativity.

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Panasonic announced that its Stingray Point-of-Sale (POS) workstation has been approved for use throughout the Dairy Queen system. The final approval for the efficient Panasonic solution, which...
The world’s largest franchisor of hand-rolled soft pretzels is testing a new pretzel product at 32 franchised store locations. Auntie Anne’s is offering Breakfast Sausage Stix for on-the-go...
Customer loyalty is a key driver of restaurant business, and new National Restaurant Association research finds that more than three-quarters of restaurant operator survey participants say guest...
Restaurant entrepreneur Dhvani Vyas signed a franchise agreement with Nature’s Table Café for the Washington, D.C. metro market. Founded in 1977, Nature’s Table is a pioneer in health-conscious...
Saladworks announced an agreement with a multiunit developer for three locations in the Wake County, North Carolina, area, which includes Raleigh. The first Saladworks location in this market is...
Charley’s Grilled Subs will reintroduce the Spicy Asian BBQ sandwich nationwide on August 16, adding an ethnic flavor to the restaurant’s traditionally all-American lineup.

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Wendy’s/Arby’s International, a subsidiary of Wendy’s/Arby’s Group Inc., announced the signing of a major restaurant development agreement with Wenrus Restaurant Group Limited (WRG), an affiliate...
Which Wich Superior Sandwiches announced the winners of its inaugural Flag Your Bag contest: Caroline Radtke of San Antonio; Dan Gremminger of Dallas; and Bhavna Sharma of Stillwater, Oklahoma....
Whataburger celebrates its 60th anniversary in August with a nod to the company's Texas heritage as it brings back its BBQ Cheddar Burger. The limited-time menu item is available through...
Tossed announced its lineup of wheat-free and gluten-free menu suggestions for customers. Consisting of more than a dozen fresh, healthy salads, including all three of Tossed's Signature Salads,...
Healthy Fast Food Inc., parent to U-SWIRL International Inc., the owner and franchisor of U-SWIRL Frozen Yogurt cafes, announced that its franchisee, Galena Frozen Yogurt Company, finalized lease...
Fans of McDonald's Angus Third Pounders now have a new way to satisfy the craving for the burger with the introduction of the new Angus Snack Wraps. The Angus Snack Wraps offer the same premium...
Wendy's International Inc., part of Wendy's/Arby's Group Inc., named Miami-based Bravo Group as its U.S. Hispanic agency of record. Recognized as one of the leading U.S. Hispanic integrated...