Industry News

As part of its ongoing efforts to implement energy-saving practices, McDonald's Canada and participating restaurants nationwide will be actively supporting Earth Hour, and in the process could...
Einstein Noah Restaurant Group Inc. announced that it named foodservice veteran Jeff Keune to the new position of vice president of marketing and formed a partnership with Y...
WAND Corporation announced its successful install of a NextGen Point of Sale solution with Carisch Inc., an Arby’s franchisee. They are the first Arby’s franchisee to pilot test WAND NextGen POS...
Einstein Noah Restaurant Group, parent company of Einstein Bros. Bagels, Noah's New York Bagels, and Manhattan Bagel brands, announced that its chief financial officer, Rick Dutkiewicz, is...
Spicy Pickle Franchising Inc., operator of the fast-casual restaurant chains Spicy Pickle in the U.S. and Bread Garden Urban Cafe in Canada, announced the significant strengthening of its board...
Dunkin' Donuts announced the signing of two multi-unit store development agreements in Atlanta, totaling 15 new restaurants. Yellow Mountain LLC purchased 11 units and Ioan Donuts LLC purchased...
The National Restaurant Association praised the Senate passage of legislation that will help many small business owners in the restaurant industry create jobs. The Hiring Incentives to Restore...
Paisano’s restaurants and the Amphora Group announced that they will participate in the annual Police Unity Tour, this year marking its 14th anniversary promoting public awareness of law...
A new study reports that the top executives at foodservice chains in the U.S. are mostly college educated, while nearly a quarter have post-graduate degrees.

The study from Plummer...

PepsiCo CEO Indra Nooyi has announced that the company will phase out full-sugar carbonated soft drinks from all schools around the world. The move followed from the Global Dump Soft Drinks...

Thirteen baristas from across the nation pitted their coffee creativity against the clock at the Top Cup Challenge, sponsored by Pacific Natural Foods at Coffee Fest Meadowlands on March 5-6...

Mixt Greens co-founder and culinary officer Andrew Swallow recently debuted his first cookbook titled Mixt Salads (Ten Speed Press, April 2010) on April 27, 2010. With locations in San...

First Data Corporation, a global leader in electronic commerce and payment processing, today released its First Data SpendTrend analysis for the full month of February 2010 compared to...

Qdoba Mexican Grill announced that the fast-casual chain donated more than $115,000 in financial and in-kind support to Starlight Children's Foundation in 2009.

"Partnering with...