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Yum! Brands Inc has hired Keith Siegner, 41, as its vice president of investor relations and corporate strategy. He assumes the role in early July and reports to CFO David Gibbs, according to a news release.
Today, almost every reputable brand is on social media. But in this competitive market, it's about more than simply having a social presence.
Helping customers get their game on is getting ever-easier, according to E la Carte, which announced that its delivering more guest-facing games to customers' tables. Its great news for gaming gurus everywhere, but also for restaurateurs who are profiting from...
Momentum is growing daily in the nation's push for better foods that come from responsibly sourced providers. Just this week, food service industry supplier, U.S.
Pieology is opening its fourth Orange County location at 16338 Beach Blvd., Westminster, CA. Pieology Westminster offers 40 ingredients for creating custom pizzas and salads. "Pieology has made huge strides to cement its position as the leader in the popular fast casual pizza segment.
While many of the wounded victims of Sunday's Orlando club shooting rampage struggle for their lives in Florida hospitals, people around the state and across the world are turning out in droves to support them and the families of those...
Bavaro's is opening its third Florida location, this time in St. Petersburg at 945 Central Ave. The newest Neapolitan-style pizza restaurant is 1700 square feet with indoor and outdoor seating for 80 customers. Pizzas will be cooked in an Italian-imported...
In celebration of International Falafel Day, Garbanzo is giving away complimentary falafel to guests starting June 12. They are serving cream cheese, jalapeno, and sweet potato paired with a homemade sauce as part of a three-week celebration aimed at 'freeing...
PizzaRev opened its second Colorado location in Lafayette last week by hosting a fundraiser to benefit the local Sister Carmen Community Center. The center provides human services for the needy in East Boulder County.
The Council of State Restaurant Associations (CSRA) named its first full-time leader this month as part of what it said is a major strategic initiative to align with the National Restaurant Association to serve the industry. Anuja Miner has assumed...
Blaze Pizza has opened its first Pittsburgh location and is celebrating with an offer to customers to make free pizzas for themselves this Friday at the new Monroeville location on William Penn Highway. Meanwhile, down south in sunny Clearwater, Florida,...
The National Retail Federation is applauding the lawmakers taking a stand against the proposed federal overtime rule advocated by the federal Department of Labor. So far, 44 senators are publicly against the DOL proposal. "Retailers are happy to see that...
Pieology Pizzeria is opening a new franchise and its first in Gaithersburg, Maryland, at 15780 Shady Grove Road, according to a company press release. "We chose Pieology because of the company's dedication to ensuring a positive guest experience, along with their strategic, sustainable growth model, said Franchisee Manny Bramao.
Papa John's is moving into France this spring, opening its first restaurant in Kingersheim, France in May under the ownership of franchisee Hassan Bouanaka. It's the first of 30 the franchisee hopes to open in France in the next decade. "I am excited to bring Papa John's pizza to France," said Bouanaka, in a company release.
Loyalty programs are proving valuable with consumers and are paying off in more ways than one. That's the feedback from Bond Brand Loyalty and its sixth annual loyalty report. The report was conducted in collaboration with Visa and is the largest of its kind, according to a news release. The report obtained responses from roughly 12,000 U.S.
Blaze Fast Fire'd Pizza will open its first Colorado location in the greater Denver area Thursday, June 9. The restaurant will offer free build-your-own pizzas on Friday to celebrate, from 11 a.m.
The latest brand value ratings are in from the BrandZ annual study and the top three spots are McDonald’s, followed by Starbucks and then, Subway in the No. 3 spot.
Wingstop debuted a multi-channel social ordering platform this week, stating it is the first of its kind and offers order-placing via Twitter and Facebook Messenger. A company news release calls the technology a dual-platform conversational tool that allows customers to order and customize choices with flavor options and sides selections.
Pie Five Pizza Co. has hired a former Starbucks executive, Wendy Moats, as its new senior vice president of operations.
Corporations might soon be tightening limits on money spent for business-related dining and catering if the findings of a new research study by Dinova LLC and The BTN Group garner much attention from upper management in the U.S. The study...