Industry News

  • Atlanta-based NRD Holdings, LLC (NRD), one of the country’s largest operators and developers of franchised quick service restaurants, recently purchased 23 Domino’s Pizza units–17

    After two intensive years of development, Pizza Patrón is rolling out a new chorizo topping, and it will be in all stores by July 1.

    Friday marks the deadline for California restaurant workers to comply with the California Food Handler Card law that was enacted in January to improve food safety.

    Michael Vogel has been named vice president of franchise sales for Del Taco, effective immediately.  In his new role, Vogel oversees franchise sales and market planning for the nation’s

    U-Swirl, Inc., the owner and franchisor of U-SWIRL Frozen Yogurt cafes, announced that franchisees have opened a total of four new cafes in the month of June.  

    The National Restaurant Association (NRA) expressed strong concern and disappointment following the Federal Reserve’s vote today to cap the “swipe fees” that merchants pay for deb

    This summer, Dunkin' Donuts is once again celebrating the flavorful fun of "Mixology" by adding to its menu an exciting array of new and refreshing Coolatta flavor mixes.

    Famous Dave's of America announced that its Traveling Rib Team has won the prestigious People's Choice Award for Best Ribs in America at the Great American Rib Cook-off in Cleveland,

    In July, HuHot Mongolian Grills across the U.S.will launch Mongolian Sunburn, the ying and yang of sweet citrus flavors with a tangy and spicy kick, named by one of HuHot’s own Facebook fans.

    Krispy Kreme announced that its Lemon doughnuts and Jolly Rancher Krispy Kreme Chillers are now available for a limited time only at participating U.S. and Canadian locations.

    Famous Dave's of America announced that all company-owned locations are offering online ordering for guests via the Famous Dave's website at

    Bringing a sizzling finish to months of regional competitions, El Pollo Loco awarded German Veletzuy from Sylmar, California, the esteemed title of Top Grill Master at its 17th Annual Gr

    Dunkin’ Donuts announced the signing of a multi-unit store development agreement with Peter and Arjun Patel for two restaurants in Peachtree City, Georgia. The first restaurant is slated

    Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen is firing up taste buds with a patriotic favorite, Firecracker Shrimp, available June 27 through July 24.

    A&W Restaurants, the 92 year old restaurant brand known for its famous A&W Draft Root Beer and All American Food Menu, is kicking off its "Rip to Ride" promotion, the largest in t

    Summer is officially under way and Jack in the Box restaurants are serving up the season’s biggest meal deal: A $3.99 Really Big Chicken Sandwich Combo.