Sbarro has emerged from bankruptcy protection and moved its headquarters to Ohio, where it will focus on building up its fast-casual concept, Pizza Cucinova. Can Sbarro really make a comeback?
Panera announced Tuesday that it will remove all artificial additives from its menu by 2016 as restaurant chains race to lure customers with the promise of more natural products. Panera has made conscientious food choices central to its brand in recent years.
Restaurant Opportunities Centers United advocates for better wages and fair working conditions. Restaurant Opportunities Centers United is calling attention from government and consumers to improve conditions for restaurant employees across the US.
Consumer spending on eating out rose 2.7 percent between July 2012 and July 2013, bringing foodservice spending back to pre-recession levels. Meanwhile, spending money on at-home food decreased by 0.2 percent.
Walmart will partner with Wild Oats to expand its organic offerings and drive down the price of organic foods across the country. Walmart's involvement could mean greater access to organics, but also weaker organic standards and more products manufactured abroad.
Chicken nugget recall involves 75,000 pounds of Tyson-brand chicken nuggets sold at Sam's Club stores and distributed for institutional use. Contamination with plastic was the cause of the chicken nugget recall, which has been linked to minor mouth injuries.