Industry News

Cold Stone Creamery is celebrating 2010 with ten new ice cream flavors.

The ten new flavors exhibit the gold standard of ice cream and have been appropriately name the Gold Cone collection;...

In its fifth deal in the last six months, Roark Capital Group, an Atlanta-based private equity firm specializing in franchising, announced today that its affiliate has acquired Wingstop...

Leading restaurants have begun celebrating the arrival of spring and warmer weather by adding lighter dishes, seasonings, and sauces, according to foodservice consultants Technomic. These...

Signals are emerging that the restaurant industry is poised for a turn toward recovery, according to The NPD Group, a market research company that tracks consumer usage of foodservice outlets....

Wendy's is looking for the next class of remarkable students who excel in academics, athletics, and community involvement. Celebrating its 17th year, the 2010 Wendy's High School Heisman award...

UFood Restaurant Group opens its new location at Boston’s Logan Airport in Terminal C. It marks a new franchise relationship with Midfield Concession Enterprises of Romulus, Michigan.

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In the biggest news since Dairy Queen launched the signature Blizzard Treat 25 years ago. The treat category leader has announced the introduction of a new mini size for the Blizzard,...

TCBY chose the top 10 semifinalists competing for a shot at winning a TCBY store valued at more than $300,000.

Starting April 26, the public will be able to vote for its favorite candidate at...

Villa Enterprises Management opened its first Villa Fresh Italian Kitchen store at Newark Liberty International Airport’s Terminal A. The new multiconcept store, which also offers the company’s...

Celebrating its 47th year in business, Donatos Pizza is asserting its “The Difference is Delicious” message within the marketplace. Through this new positioning, the regional pizza chain is...

Checkers Drive-In Restaurants, the largest double drive-thru chain in the United States, announced today that Maureen DiStefano has joined the company as director of franchise sales and...

The National Restaurant Association today applauded Representative Shelley Berkley (D-Nevada) for her leadership in championing legislation to increase the business meal tax deduction, an...

Elevation Burger, an Arlington, Virginia-based organic burger concept, just unveiled a new iPhone application, compatible with iPhone, iPod Touch, and iPad, which allows guests to order their...

Jamba Juice (NASDAQ:JMBA) announced today that in celebration of its 20th anniversary it will bring fans across the country an extra dose of feel good with the launch of two special promotions...
Smoothie King reached an agreement with BW Ventures, LTD, to develop multiple stores in the Cayman Islands within the next few years.

BW Ventures, LTD, operated by Barry Bodden and Gary...

California Pizza Kitchen, Inc. (Nasdaq:CPKI - News) announced today that its Board of Directors has authorized management to consider a wide range of financial and strategic alternatives...