Industry News

Omar Janjua, formerly of Steak 'n Shake, nabs spot as president of Sonic Restaurants Inc.
SweetFire Chicken Breast to launch September 23.
Transit systems in select cities to hand out coupons for free transit and free Third Pounder.
New Italian-style Rustic Pizza added to buffet line of pizzas.
New factory and retail store will employ 26 people in Lexington, South Carolina.
Flavored syrups offered in Vanilla Creme, Cinnamon Swirl, and Hazelnut.
Eat'n Park including free shipping of Steelers Gift Packs when sent to rival states.
Inks deal for 50 new outlets in the region, plus new ownership of existing units.
Burger chain signs deal for 12 new units in Fort Worth metro area.
On September 24, Customer Appreciation Day, Carvel Ice Cream will give away Oreo Lil' Rounders to guests.
Subway honors the system's top franchisees.
In the recent Zagat's Fast Food Survey, the brand made its debut on the list with three honors.
A new NASCAR partnership with Tony Stewart means a live polygraph test, putting the spokesman's love for the Whopper to the test.
The newest Pizza Inn location opened in Humble, Texas, recently, offering carryout and delivery.
The barbecue chain opened new stores in California and in the heart of barbecue country, Texas.
The company still posted a loss, but significantly lower than before. Is this be the beginning of the turn around?