Industry News

Rich Emmett is the company's new senior vice president and general counsel.
The move signals the company's new 'aggressive pursuit and development of global business opportunities,' according to the company's CEO.
The fresh-Mex fast-casual brand has an unusual new promotion in test and could bring it to stores nationwide.
The choice was made after months of intense product testing and evaluation.
Shane's Rib Shake rolls out a new marketing initiative that rewards visitors next year.
Joeshun Hunter specializes in local-store marketing initiatives, co-op management, media planning and negotiations, and social-media networking.
Shakes will be half off from 2 to 5 p.m. until December 28 at participating restaurants.
Customers will receive 12 gift tags, which include a coupon for one free doughnut, with purchase of a dozen doughnuts.
New study finds that 80 percent of top chains are in violation of PCI guidelines by writing down customers' credit card numbers from takeout orders over the phone.
Sub shop voted the Best Sandwich Shop in Cleveland.
NRA's Restaurant Performance Index earns first gain in three months, but pessimism remains.
Doughnut units to open in New Mexico metropolitan area in next three years.
On December 1, five cents will be donated for every beverage sold at participating locations to help fight AIDS.
Company e-mailing coupons for free menu items to customers every other day from December 1 to Christmas Eve.
Chain plans multiple Saudi Arabian units in near future, opens first in Jeddah.
American Red Cross Massachusetts Region honors Qdoba franchisee Chair 5 Restaurants as Corporate Partner of the Year.