Maricopa County sheriff’s deputies arrested 26 people during a search of several Pei Wei Asian Diner locations Friday as part of an identity-theft investigation. Deputies arrested six of 12 employees at one restaurant on the corner of Seventh Street and…

Austin, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  On Tuesday, March 1, HotSchedules was honored as one of Central Texas’ Healthiest Employers by Seton and the Austin Business Journal.   The event and luncheon were hosted by Austin Mayor Lee Leffingwell, and the award was presented by…

Austin, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  Last Friday, HotSchedules sponsored and participated in the Trudy’s Bowl for Kids, the signature annual fundraising event for Big Brothers and Big Sisters (BBBS) of Central Texas.  The event was held at Highland Lanes and participants dressed in…

P.F. Chang’s China Bistro, Inc. (NASDAQ: PFCB) today announced the appointment of restaurant industry veteran F. Lane Cardwell as President of P.F. Chang’s Bistro concept, effective March 1, 2011. Mr. Cardwell currently serves on the Company’s Board of Directors and…

P.F. Chang’s China Bistro, Inc. (NASDAQ: PFCB) today announced the promotion of KC Moylan from Chief Operating Officer to President of Pei Wei Asian Diner. In addition to his ongoing leadership and oversight of Pei Wei operations, Mr. Moylan will…

P.F. Chang’s China Bistro, Inc. (NASDAQ: PFCB) today announced that Co-CEO Bert Vivian will retire from the Company at the end of fiscal 2011. “For the past 15 years, I have had the amazing opportunity to work with some of…

ATLANTA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Coca-Cola Freestyle®, The Coca-Cola Company’s exciting new interactive fountain dispenser, called Coca-Cola Freestyle®, is available for the first time in Phoenix. Arizona-based Pei Wei Asian Diner, a long time Coca-Cola customer, will be the first in the area…