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Shake Shack's Mobile Ordering App Launches for Android

2017-07-10 Olo, a leading digital ordering provider powering over 180 restaurant brands across the U.S., announced the launch of the Shake Shack mobile ordering ...

Company Launches VR Platform for Buying a Franchise

2017-06-30 The Franchise Consulting Company, Inc., the global leader in franchise buying and education, announced today that it will launch the world’s first Vir...

Get Ready: KFC's Zinger is Taking Flight Thursday

2017-06-21 Chances are you’ve heard KFC is launching a chicken sandwich into the unknown.

Report: Third-Party Delivery Won't Cannibalize Foot Traffic

2017-06-20 A quick stroll through the Tech Pavilion at this year’s National Restaurant Association Show hammered home a new reality.

Taco John's Recruits Marketing Vet to Direct Digital Strategy

2017-06-16 Taco John’s is known for south-of-the-border spices, but its digital strategy is about to heat up.

Panera Bread's Digital Sales to Fly Past $1 Billion

2017-06-14 Just in case Panera Bread needed any justification for its headfirst dive into digital, the fast casual can now point to one very convincing factor.

El Pollo Loco Turns Up Digital Efforts, Including New Loyalty

2017-06-14 El Pollo Loco announced the launch of several new digital initiatives including an all-new loyalty program called Loco Rewards, a completely redesigne...

LevelUp Hires Former Sweetgreen Executive

2017-06-14 LevelUp, a leading provider of mobile engagement solutions for the restaurant industry, announced that it has appointed Theresa Dold as Vice President...

KFC's Zinger Sandwich Prepares for Space Travel

2017-06-13 Come the end of June, KFC’s Zinger chicken sandwich will truly be in rare air.

Papa Murphy’s Launches National Delivery via Grubhub

2017-06-08 Papa Murphy’s Holdings, Inc. announced national delivery service through Grubhub, the nation’s leading takeout marketplace.