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Del Taco Enters Tennessee

2015-07-30 Del Taco, a leader in the Mexican quick-service restaurant category, announced that the brand is continuing its strategic expansion into the southern ...

Naf Naf Grill Expands Beyond Chicago Base

2015-07-29 What started as a rundown shack in the suburbs of Chicago is expanding outside the state of Illinois for the first time in company history.

Russo's to Open in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

2015-07-28 Continuing its meteoric rise in the Middle East, the well-known, Houston-based Italian restaurant announced its first signed agreement in Riyadh, Saud...

Pie Five Inks Deal for Missouri, Arizona, and New Mexico

2015-07-28 Dallas-based Pie Five Pizza just expanded its piece of the pie.

Kids LiveWell Initiative Turns 4

2015-07-28 The National Restaurant Association (NRA) announced its award-winning Kids LiveWell initiative is marking its four-year anniversary this month with a ...

Sweet Lorraine's Plans for National Expansion

2015-07-28 No matter what kind of day you’ve had, you can always count on a bowl of macaroni and cheese to cheer you up.

Teriyaki Madness Franchisee to Open Five Units

2015-07-27 Brevard Achievement Center (BAC), a 501(c)(3) nonprofit agency headquartered in Rockledge, Florida, that serves people with disabilities, announced th...

Bobby's Burger Palace Opens New Unit in Maryland

2015-07-23 On Tuesday, July 28, 2015, Bobby’s Burger Palace (BBP) will open its doors in Towson, Maryland, serving up the specialty burgers, french fries, and mi...

Pie Five Opens First Indiana Location

2015-07-20 Pie Five Pizza is rolling out the dough on Friday, July 24, when it opens its first Indianapolis, Indiana, location.

Captain D's Expands in Georgia

2015-07-20 Captain D’s, the leading fast-casual seafood restaurant, announced it achieved 5.2 percent same-store sales growth for the second quarter of 2015, mar...