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Former SweetFrog Exec Returns to Manage Franchising

SweetFrog Enterprises, named by The Daily Meal as America’s Best Frozen Yogurt, appointed Casey Cooley as manager of franchise development.

Cooley, who spent the past year as general manager of Sports Reality Performance Training, had previously been with sweetFrog from 2012–15 in franchise sales and as...

Buona Celebrates National Beef Month

May is National Beef Month and Buona, The Original Italian Beef, is celebrating with its second annual National Beef Day. Meat lovers can celebrate with Buona's Italian sandwiches—ordered in classic Chicago style—with hot giardiniera or sweet peppers, and just the right amount of gravy—a little...

Consumers Take Stress with More Than a Grain of Salt

As the popularity of snacking continues to climb, salty snacks are becoming the new comfort food for U.S. consumers. The latest research from Mintel reveals that three in five (62 percent) consumers are eating salty snacks as a stress reliever, compared to 16 percent of...

Tender Greens Snags Former Starbucks Exec

Tender Greens, the farm-to-fork fine-casual restaurant concept with 22 locations across California, has named Brian Berkhausen, formerly director of global store development at Starbucks, to the position of vice president of real estate and development.

In his newly created position, Brian is responsible for the growth...

Snap Kitchen Launches Rebrand with New Ad Campaign

Snap Kitchen, the one-stop healthy meal shop, is setting out to ignite a "Revolution in Not Cooking" with the launch of its new brand identity and advertising campaign. Rolling out across its 43 locations in Austin, Houston, Dallas, Chicago, and Phila...

Upserve Acquires Breadcrumb from Groupon

Upserve acquired Breadcrumb from Groupon, creating the industry's largest cloud-based restaurant management platform serving more than 6,000 restaurants in every U.S. state. Bringing together Breadcrumb's mobile point of sale with Upserve's smart mana...