Industry News

Duke Manufacturing Co. announced that its commercial convection oven series was awarded the U.S. Government’s Energy Star. As a joint program of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U...
The architect of Obama Administration’s “buy local” movement, one of the most important “deal makers” in the United States Senate, and one of the most recognizable faces in the House of...
Manitowoc Foodservice Walk-in and Refrigeration Division expanded its Kolpak manufacturing capabilities westward with an additional manufacturing facility in Goodyear, Arizona. This new facility...
Rock On Foods LLC is now selling all three of its barbecue sauces at several major grocery stores in the Milwaukee and Madison, Wisconsin, markets, including several Sendik's Markets, Metcalfe's...
The Kendall College School of Education announced the addition of a childhood-nutrition concentration for early-childhood educators. Available fall 2010, this new concentration furthers Kendall’s...
Jim Clough will join The Schwan Food Company on August 9 as president of Schwan’s Food Service Inc. Clough brings with him more than 25 years of sales, marketing, strategic planning, and...
Pretzel franchisor Auntie Anne’s Inc. recently honored its leading national suppliers, supplier representatives, and strategic partners for their quality service and dedication to the growth and...
Groupon unveiled Personalized Deals, a new service that tailors each Groupon subscriber’s stream of daily deals to their personal preferences and buying history. Personalized Deals are live in...
Pizza Hut announced a sweeping national menu pricing reduction. The new lower, simplified pricing is available now in nearly two-thirds of America's Pizza Hut restaurants and will be effective...
Baskin-Robbins is offering a deal in New Orleans and Nashville on July 31 at all area stores in those cities. The "31 cents on the 31st" offer allows ice cream enthusiasts to receive an additional scoop of...
Jamba Inc. announced the sale of 25 restaurants in Washington to existing franchisee Prudence Swann, principal of PB Swann LLC. The agreement includes a commitment to further expand the Jamba...
Pizza Inn Inc. announced the opening of its newest buffet-style restaurant at 1962 Roberts Avenue in Lumberton, North Carolina. The new location also offers carryout and serves as the company's...
Kal Farah, a multiunit IHOP franchisee, signed on to develop Boardwalk Fresh Burgers...
Wienerschnitzel is celebrating the grand opening of its first location in Highland, California, on August 1. The new Wienerschnitzel restaurant is located at 2565 E. Highland Avenue, between N....
Texas-based CiCi's Pizza continues to find success as it expands into new franchise markets. The chain, which has more than 600 stores in 35 states, opened restaurants in two new states, Wisconsin and New...
Structural Concepts announced that its new single-deck and multi-shelf stand-alone and specialty displays are sweeping the industry. From serpentine-style islands to multi-temperature service and...