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Just Salad Opens Second Chicagoland Store

Just Salad, the eco-friendly salad brand with 28 locations in New York, Chicago, Hong Kong, and Dubai, opened their second Chicago location at 120 W. Adams Street on Thursday, April 21. Just Salad will have five Chicago locations by the end of the year.

“We saw...

Starbucks Birthday Frapp Turns 21, Returns for 5 Days

In 1995, Starbucks customers across the United States and Canada got their first sip of Starbucks Frappuccino blended beverage. There were only two flavors to choose from, Coffee and Mocha. Back then there was no domed lid or green straw. But in that first week,...

Franchisee Family Opens Its 10th Pie Five in Kansas

Pie Five Pizza will open its first restaurant in Lawrence, Kansas, Friday, April 29th! The new restaurant is located at 2500 Iowa Street in Lawrence, just a few short minutes away from the University of Kansas. Students and local residents are invited to stop by...

MOD Pizza Names New CFO

MOD Pizza appointed Bob Barton to the role of chief financial officer. As MOD’s CFO, Barton will drive the evolution of the company’s financial operations, while bringing extensive experience building infrastructure to support rapid growth. 

Barton joins MOD with more than 20 years of financial and...

Brands, Consumers Clamor for Better Coffee Beans

Coffee is the second most consumed beverage in the U.S. (bested only by water), and its popularity only seems to be growing. According to Mintel, coffee sales were up 8.7 percent between 2014 and 2015 while carbonated soda and juice saw stagnate sales. Supply is...

Foodservice, Consumers Clamor for Better Beans

Coffee is the second most consumed beverage in the U.S. (bested only by water), and its popularity only seems to be growing. According to Mintel, coffee sales were up 8.7 percent between 2014 and 2015 while carbonated soda and juice saw stagnate sales. Supply is...