Donato's Pizza is fan favorite in Nashville

Donato's pizza said in a news release that its success with its location in midtown Nashville has been so encouraging, it's pressing ahead with planning for more locations in the region, according to a news release. "Within weeks of opening...

Papa Murphy's starts serving antibiotic-free chicken today

Papa Murphy's today became the first national chain pizza restaurant to commit to serving all antibiotic-free chicken for everything on its menu containing the poultry item. In a news release Monday afternoon, the chain said all of its more than...

Oracle Hospitality unveils new POS and hospitality platform

Oracle Hospitality announced an upgraded release of Oracle Hospitality Simphony Cloud Service in a company press report. The new Oracle Hospitality POS and hospitality management platform supports mobile devices, streamlines table service operations and increases mobility for on-site managers. "Our...

Pizza Hut releases giant pizza in preparation for Olympics

Pizza Hut announced the debut of the nearly 24-inch Big Flavor Dipper pizza in a company press release. The Big Flavor Dipper pizza costs $12.99 and includes a sauce of either marinara, California ranch, Texas honey barbecue or New York buffalo.

Domino's extends delivery deal to weekends

Domino's Pizza announced an extension of its weekday three-topping deal to include the weekend, according to a press release. Domino's customers can now carry out a large three-topping pizza for $7.99 every day of the week. "Some people may have paid a little more for their carry-out pizza in the past, and that's not right.

What's in a napkin? Maybe more than you think

Restaurant customers often take stacks of napkins when they visit with little thought to waste or cost to the business owner, and employees at the drive-thru aren't much better when they toss an equally healthy stack of paper in to-go...

NRF backs another idea for diluting overtime rules

Legislation that would slow the enactment of some of the provisions of the overtime rules set to take effect in December received loud and instantaneous applause from the National Retail Federation. The Overtime Reform and Enhancement Act was introduced in...

Toppers adds IT leader to blaze trail into future

Toppers is taking a huge digital step for the brand's future with the recent hire of Tony Ellis as the chain's first vice president of information technology. His mission, according to a news release about the appointment, is to take...

Yum! increases profit prediction for year after solid Q2

Yum! Brands has increased its full-year core operating profit growth forecast to 14 percent from the previously predicted 12 percent, according to a company press release, which reported a solid Q2 that resulted in earnings per share of 81 cents...

Diners find review sites valuable for getting and giving feedback

Review sites are considered valuable by nearly all diners, according to a new Original Review study and nearly as many are willing to share feedback on their dining experience. The study polled  500 men and women ages 21 and older, and reports 95 percent of consumers use review sites before dining at a new restaurant.

Pizza Hut instant-chats customers

Pizza Hut, along with leading SaaS platform tech company, Conversable, said the chain has launched a new Pizza Hut social ordering platform or "chatbot" that allows the so-called "conversational ordering" from the brand's menu via Facebook Messenger and Twitter. "The...

Technavio names top 8 vendors in US

The top eight vendors in the U.S. food service industry for the next four years are, according to a study by Technavio, offering a lot of value for their clients amid a highly fragmented and therefore intensely competitive market.

Pie Five opens second location in St. Louis

Pie Five and franchisee, TF Pie Group, will open the chain's second St. Louis location on July 15 on Hanley Road in Richmond Heights, according to a company press release. The chain is donating half of all proceeds from a pre-opening Friends and Family event this week to St.

Sports fans would embrace mobile food, drink ordering at events

Ever found yourself hungry at a sporting event, run to the concession and then, due to long lines, jog back to your seat so you don't miss alot of action? You're not alone. Long wait lines are a prime reason...

Marco’s Pizza announces new CFO

Ohio-based Marco's Pizza announced the appointment of Buddy Solomon as Chief Financial Officer. Solomon enters his role as a veteran in the restaurant, media and technology industries, including past positions at Arby's, Cox Newspapers and Cox Auto Trader. "Reaching the...

Grubhub offers restaurateurs access to consumer ratings and reviews

Grubhub, the online food delivery service, announced the launch of its new faceted ratings and reviews system in a press release. The new system provides insights into three aspects of the take-out experience, including delivery time and order accuracy, as well as food quality.

Pie Five opens in Johnson City

Johnson City, Tennessee, is Pie Five's newest location, according to a company press release. The restaurant will open at 11 a.m., Friday at 2059 Hamilton Place Dr., near Academy Sports + Outdoors and Courtyard Inn. "We received such a warm...

Q1 Foodservice visits on the rise

Most of the global foodservice markets, including The Big Five European Countries, Australia, Canada, China, and Japan, ended the first quarter of 2016 with an increase in store visits and consumer spending, according to The NPD Group report. Traffic gains...

Fast casual industry still growing

The fast casual industry is growing at a steady rate and outranking its counterparts, according to a Technomic report. In year-over-year results, cumulative sales for the top 250 fast-casual chains were up 11.6 percent, a moderate decrease from the 13.5...

Domino's releases hot summer deal

Domino's is offering 50 percent off all menu-priced pizza orders placed online for one week, concluding Sunday,  according to a company press release. "Summer is a great time of the year for picnics, family gatherings and pool parties," Jenny Fouracre, Domino's spokesperson, said in the report.

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