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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...

Topper’s Creamery Opens 12th Store in Greater Tampa

The 12th Topper’s Creamery location in central Florida will officially open this Saturday, June 11, in Riverview, Florida. In the greater Tampa Bay area, the newest unit for the franchise is in a plaza on U.S. 301 near Big Bend Road. The hours of operation...

Krystal Packs the Heat with Tabasco Cheese Sauce

When two of the South’s most famous brands team up, hot results are sure to follow. That’s why the highly anticipated partnership between Krystal and Tabasco brand has food fans so excited. “I’ve always been a huge fan of Krystal, and I put Tabasco Original Red...

Capriotti’s Marks 40 Years

Capriotti’s Sandwich Shop, an acclaimed restaurant franchise that first opened its doors in 1976 in the Little Italy section of Wilmington, Delaware, with the goal of serving great sandwiches and capturing the hearts of turkey lovers is celebrating its 40th Anniversary throughout the month of...

Noodles & Co. Takes a World Tour with New Flavors

Noodles & Company launched its World Tour menu featuring three craveable salads. The new Napa Market Salad with Chicken and Chicken Veracruz Salad, along with guest favorite, the Med Salad with Chicken, will be available at all participating Noodles & Company locations nationwide, just in...

Cheeseburger Bobby’s Sweetens Summer with Georgia Flavors

Cheeseburger Bobby’s guests have fellow burger connoisseur Lindsay Stippich to thank for the gourmet burger brand’s summer limited time offerings. The Baja Burger and the Baja Chicken Sandwich are being served now through August 31. To complement these summertime favorites, Cheeseburger Bobby’s is also bringing...

Subway Digital Launches to Drive Omni-Channel Strategy

The launch of Subway Digital, a new division for Subway restaurants, kicks off a multi-faceted, multi-year guest experience revolution for the quick-service leader. Created in collaboration with Accenture, a leading global professional services company, Subway Digital will build a comprehensive omni-channel strategy and implementation support...

Quiznos President and CEO Doug Pendergast Steps Down

Quiznos announced the resignation of Doug Pendergast as the company's president and chief executive officer. Pendergast decided to depart the company to spend more time with his family in Atlanta. Katie Scherping, current CFO, will serve as interim pr...