Industry News

Salsarita's Fresh Cantina is continuing to expand its national footprint with the announcement that it is launching an aggressive expansion plan in North Carolina and the upstate of South...
Top executives of Tropical Smoothie Café will embark on a six-week, 4,000-mile “road show” to bring the annual company meeting to franchisees in nine different cities, saving their franchisees...
The National Restaurant Association announced that the 2010 Public Affairs Conference will be held April 14-16 and will host a dynamic lineup of prominent political experts, including current and...
Envysion Inc., a provider of managed video as a service (MVaaS), announced it was selected by Einstein Noah Restaurant Group Inc. as the exclusive video services provider for its company-owned...
Walls + Forms Inc. announced its Lights Alive illuminated display system, which provides solutions at the point of sale.

ECHO Inc., an international power tool company, had Walls +...
A study released by market research firm IBISWorld Inc. reports that the restaurant industry will benefit from Valentine’s Day falling on a Sunday this year.

According to the study,...

Pollo Tropical set a world record on Super Bowl Sunday at its Miami Gardens location. In the shadow of Sun Life Stadium, more than 20 cooks and prep crew chopped, diced, and blended nearly 1,...

Carlisle Corporation, a 96-store, four-state Wendy’s restaurant franchise operation headquartered in Memphis, Tennessee, implemented back-office service and software provider Syrus Restaurant...
Taco Bell, the official quick-service restaurant of the NBA, announced that its “Think Outside the Bun” personality will descend on Dallas this weekend for its first NBA All-Star game as an...
Promoterz, an online service that integrates customer feedback, e-mail marketing, and referral generation, now provides integrated text marketing and social media interaction for its quick-serve...
Pizza Hut is inviting consumers with silver tongues to share pick-up lines—the best, the worst, and the cheesiest—by tweeting @pizzahut for the chance to win a single order of Hershey’s Chocolate...
Burger King Corp. announced the company’s support for First Lady Michelle Obama’s “Let’s Move” campaign, a multifaceted program designed to solve the challenge of childhood obesity within a generation. Over...
McDonald’s officially launched its global activities for the Vancouver 2010 Olympic Winter Games at the McDonald’s restaurant in the Olympic Main Media Center. Olympic gold medalists Cassie...
Papa John’s announced that from February 11 through February 14, it is offering a one-topping, heart-shaped pizza on thin crust and a Cinnapie for $14.99, or two heart-shaped, thin-crust pizzas...
Wendy's restaurants, in partnership with the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption, will collect donations from employees and customers to help the critical needs of orphaned children of Haiti....
SecureConnect added an online Self-Assessment Questionnaire (SAQ) submission tool. Several brands, including Mr. Goodcents Subs...