Industry News

For some brands, opening four stores in one week is no big deal. But for Which Wich Superior Sandwiches, a Dallas-based chain that was founded in 2003 and franchised in 2005, four stores in one week is a...

Consuming fructose from added sugars at levels in the average American diet does not lead to weight gain or an increased risk for heart disease when part of a weight-stable diet, according to new data...

Saladworks, the nation’s first and largest fresh-tossed salad franchise concept, announced an agreement with a multi-unit developer for three locations in the Austin area. Earlier this month, the franchise...

Fog Cutter Capital Group Inc.'s Fatburger restaurant unit announced new restaurants opened in Reseda and Pasadena. The company also confirmed openings in Burbank, Long Beach, and Pomona.

PureCircle, the world’s leading producer and marketer of high purity stevia products, confirms the continued expansion of its patent portfolio with the grant of three patents by the U.S. Patent and...

Sara Lee Foodservice, a leading supplier of coffee, tea, meat, and bakery solutions, hired Charlie McConnell as its new director of customer marketing, broadline.

Volunteers of Operation Feeding Freedom VIII, sponsored by OSI Restaurant Partners, LLC, have returned from their trip to Afghanistan and Kyrgyzstan. This year, 28 volunteers carried out OSI's annual...

With Thanksgiving behind us and seasonal festivities just around the corner, consumers are in the mood to celebrate. As a result, latest research from leading market intelligence provider ...

Straight from its success with University of North Carolina Tar Heel football, Hardee's across North Carolina are continuing the “Tar Heel Tender Tuesdays” for Carolina basketball fans with an even better...

Saladworks announces that new panini sandwiches are now available. The available selection includes Buffalo Chicken, Turkey Melt, Chicken Mozzarella, and Caprese panini served on grilled, seasoned sourdough...

Media measurement technology firm General Sentiment released its newest brand analysis, the Fall 2010 Fast Food Industry Report. The report highlights the brands that made the most significant media impact...

Charleston, South Carolina–based K-BO Inc. is satisfying Mt. Pleasant, South Carolina, residents’ craving for Bojangles’ “Famous Chicken ‘n Biscuits” with the grand opening of its newest location at 1664...

Jake’s Wayback Burgers, with 22 open locations throughout the mid-Atlantic, announced that it will open 10 new franchises. Jake’s Wayback Burgers is rapidly expanding, with 175 newly expected franchises to...

Following food safety concerns recently highlighted by the largest egg recall in U.S. history, the Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) submitted a shareholder resolution Wednesday urging Oak Brook,...