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Tikiz Shaved Ice Signs New Franchisee in Texas

Get ready to hang 10 with a new food truck in North Dallas. Tikiz Shaved Ice & Ice Cream—a fast-growing mobile franchise specializing in Hawaiian shaved ice and ice cream—partnered with Lewisville, Texas, entrepreneur Kelly Hodgson to bring the Coolest Truck On Earth to the...

ATM Data-Skimming Threats Are On The Rise In C-Stores

TAGS: ATM skimming, ATM skimmers, ATMs in convenience stores, C-Store ATMs, vending, AMT skimming devices, Jeff Lenard, National Association of Convenience Stores, Hushmail, ATM operators

ATMs in convenience stores have become a prime target for criminals using so-called skimming devices. A quick...

Pie Five to Open Two Locations in BWI Airport

The brand known for made-your-way artisan pizzas, handcrafted with fresh ingredients, homemade sauces, and handcrafted crusts announced a new development deal with Creative Food Group LLC that will add two new restaurant locations at BWI Airport in Baltimore, Maryland, later this year.

“Everyone knows that traditional...

Cicis Fires Up Three New Flatbread Pizzas

There’s even more flavor to explore with Cicis all-new Flatbread Pizzas, part of the unlimited buffet at more than 450 locations nationwide. Each of these three new flavors has a unique personality:

  • Chicken Bacon Club – For those with a chill attitude, this flavor offers 100...

Checkers/Rally’s Hot Dog Sales Double Amid ‘Wiener War’

When Burger King launched its new line of grilled hot dogs last month, Checkers/Rally’s declared a “wiener war.” And while it's not yet clear who is winning the "war," the strategy has proved to be a boon to Checkers/Rally's hot dog business, which has doubled....

MonkeyMedia Partners with Bringg for Takeout

MonkeyMedia Software, provider of Monkey, announced its partnership with Bringg, a web and mobile platform for managing takeout and catering deliveries. Bringg's toolset has been tightly integrated into the Monkey platform and is now available to Monkey clients as an extended add-on service.

“Today, more than...

Head in the Cloud

Integrative technology can sync a restaurant’s operations.

With an increasing number of moving parts in a restaurant, more operators are abandoning back-office servers for Internet- and mobile-based solutions to streamline everything from compliance to point of sale.

Colorado-based Modern Market wanted to use cloud-based computing since opening...