Industry News

Coleman Natural Foods agrees to exclusive National Brand program agreement with foodservice distributor.
Menu penetration of crab cakes up from 11 percent in 2005 to 15 percent in 2009.
Indian Harvest Inc. offering new calendar for free upon request while supplies last.
Bush Brothers Foodservice wins "Best Digital Direct" award at 2009 DPAC Awards for Grilled & Lonely microsite.
Online gift cards available through concept's Web site and can be personalized with images or text.
Epic Burger will open its second unit in the Windy City. Its first opened in May 2008.
Parent of U-SWIRL Frozen Yogurt wins 2009 Best of Business Award from Small Business Commerce Association.
Third location in Vancouver set to open, 11 locations already open in Western Canada.
TBS special deems "A vs. B," which promoted the chain's Biscuit Holes, as "Funniest Commercial of the Year."
New stores to open throughout Midtown area of Manhattan in 2010.
Sub shop aiming for 18 stores open in Kuwait by 2014; first set to open in 2010.
Newest restaurant set to open in Hampton, Virginia, and will be accompanied by $1,000 donation to area food bank.
Mixt Greens set to open four new locations in Washington, D.C., in 2010.
Goel Management obtains master franchise rights to open 30 new locations in Philadelphia.
The Good Egg details life and legacy of Herb Peterson, who helped invent breakfast at McDonald's.
Two newcomers, Beef 'O' Brady's and Little Caesars Pizza, join list of restaurant chains with bowl-game title sponsorships.