Industry News

Wienerschnitzel launched an “UnDER the Sea Trio” yesterday. Through Easter, Sunday, April 4, the world’s largest hot dog chain is offering three new fish items at all 350 locations: the Sea Dog,...
Tropical Smoothie Café today introduced its Tropical Exotics menu of wraps and three new papaya smoothies.

The new menu will run from March 8, 2010, through May 16, 2010 and includes three...

Bruegger's Bakery and Café celebrated two grand openings this weekend in Kansas and Connecticut.

The Kansas bakery, a franchise location, is located in Overland Park at 13713 Metcalf Ave in...

With a simple swipe, Starbucks (Nasdaq:SBUX) customers can join Conservation International (CI) to help protect forests and the life that exists within them as well as fight climate change.

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NexCen Brands Inc. signed an agreement with existing master developer, DRH Group Inc. BVI, for the development of four Marble Slab Creamery stores in Egypt, a new market for NexCen’s franchised...
Zapopan is the newest home of Johnny Rockets, and the location will host a special grand opening celebration on March 18 for its first restaurant in the bustling metropolis of Guadalajara.

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McDonald's global comparable sales were up 4.8 percent in February, with U.S. comparable sales up 0.6 percent; Europe up 5.4 percent; and Asia/Pacific, Middle East and Africa up 10.5 percent....

Rubio's Fresh Mexican Grill will open its fifth location on the San Francisco Peninsula on March 25 in Downtown San Mateo, California. The San Diego-based chain is introducing a new, more...

With his brand a distant second to Taco Bell in the Mexican quick-service segment, Del Taco vice president of marketing John Cappasola says a new, multiplatform marketing approach underway by the...

Wingstop has opened its 50th restaurant in the Los Angeles area, one of the most successful markets for the chain. The restaurant, located at 6792 Cherry Avenue in Long Beach, California,...

This week, Shamrock Farms is launching a full-court press to support the national distribution of its new Rockin’ Refuel milk. Including a partnership with Hoop It Up, ESPN basketball analyst...

Shakey’s Pizza Parlor returned to Hawaii on February 24 after a 30-year absence. The iconic brand known as the “gathering place” by generations of families, is making its comeback on Oahu, the...

The National Restaurant Association celebrated a victory for the restaurant and hospitality industries as President Obama signed the first-ever Travel Promotion Act into law during a signing...
Six months after Starbucks introduced Starbucks VIA Ready Brew in the U.S. and Canada, the company announced it will launch Starbucks VIA throughout company-operated and licensed locations in the...

Jamba Juice Company and Oregon Ice Cream announced today the debut of a new line of Frozen Fruit Sorbet and Frozen Fruit Sorbet...

To showcase the product packaging of its new Boneless Filet Box meal, KFC announced sports-marketing endorsements with athletes who know the importance of having a good grip. Philadelphia Eagles...