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Daybook: Baby Boxes Controversy & State Revenues Update

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  • From the Associated Press: The director of the Indiana Department of Children Services has warned an organization that installed two baby boxes at firehouses where mothers can drop off unwanted newborns anonymously to remove them. According to...

Subway, Moe’s Big Winners in Customer Survey

Subway is the 2016 Sandwich Shop Brand of the Year, securing the title for the sixth consecutive year, according to The Harris Poll 2016 EquiTrend Study. Meanwhile, Moe’s Southwest Grill unseated Chipotle as the most popular fast-casual Mexican brand.

The 28th annual study reveals the strongest brands...

Wendy’s Discovers Malicious Cyber Activity in Franchisees’ POS

The Wendy's Company announced that additional malicious cyber activity has recently been discovered in some franchise-operated restaurants. The company has disabled the malware where it has been detected.

This latest action is the result of the Company's continuing investigation into unusual credit card activity at some...

Printing for Your Palate

Is 3D printing the future of the food industry? These companies think it has potential.

In quick service, the ultimate goal is to deliver great-tasting food as efficiently as possible. Given this basic tenet, the prospect of 3D technology drastically trimming throughput is an intriguing prospect....

How to Manage the Bottom Line Amid Change

With the right data tools, operators can battle rising costs.

There is no question that quick-service operators are feeling the pain of a number of financial burdens that are coming to a head simultaneously. Many operators continue to feel the pressures of a generally weak economy,...

Freddy’s Hits 200-Unit Count with New Omaha Store

Freddy’s Frozen Custard & Steakburgers will open its newest Omaha, Nebraska, location on Thursday, June 9, at 7201 Military Avenue. It will mark the 200th location for the fast-casual franchise, which now operates in 30 states and has experienced an average growth in systemwide sales...