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Cub Foods is voluntarily recalling five peanut butter cookie products made in its bakery departments because they may contain peanut butter that has the potential to be contaminated with...
The American Peanut Council (APC) continues to work with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to investigate which products may be affected by a manufacturer's recall. At this time, there...
Tossed Franchise Corporation promoted Eric Clark to COO on January 1.

Clark joined the Tossed team in May of 2008 as the vice president of operations after careers with Stir Crazy, where he...

Quick-serve unit growth dropped by more than 50 percent last year from 2007, according to a new study out today by marketing research company NPD Group.

Based on the company’s ReCount survey,...

Papa John’s is enlisting famous pro football star Desmond Howard during his busiest time of year and thanking customers for their loyalty with an added incentive to tune into the Super Bowl--25-...
Lifeware TEK announced today the introduction of the i-COOK(TM) Subscription Service, an online recipe management system.

Developed in collaboration with The Culinary Institute of America(R),...

The Hershey Company (NYSE: HSY - News) today issued a statement related to peanuts:

"No products made by The Hershey Company, including items and brands in the iconic Reese's franchise, are...

Baja Fresh Mexican Grill opened its first location in 2009 on January 10, 2009 in downtown San Jose, California.

The new Baja Fresh is located at 150 South 1st Street on a promenade between...

Yesterday parent company Raving Brands unloaded two more of its fast-casual brands, making Shane’s Rib Shack and Planet Smoothie No. 5 and 6 to be cut from the company’s portfolio in the last 21...
Generation Y is rewriting the rules about food and eating in the U.S., according to a trend mapping report from the Center for Culinary Development (CCD) and Packaged Facts.

These 75 million...

ConAgra Foods Inc. (NYSE:CAG - News) announced today that André J. Hawaux, currently executive vice president and chief financial officer, will be renamed president of Consumer Foods.

Hawaux...

This weekend the two Hooters restaurants in the Raleigh area are raising money to support the Matthew Foundation by donating 10 percent of sales to the cause. The foundation aims to raise funds...
With the current economic crisis, some concepts are cutting back on their recruiting efforts. Many managers are hoping to ride it out with their current concept.

“In some ways, this is the...

Georgia Governor Sonny Perdue and EPA Deputy Regional Administrator Stan Meiburg joined Coca-Cola Enterprises (NYSE: CCE - News) Chairman and CEO John F. Brock to announce the deployment of the...
Tuesday, Jan. 27 will be a big day for Carolina and Duke basketball fans at Hardee’s restaurants all across North Carolina. Thanks to a statewide Hardee’s scratch-and-win promotion, one grand-...
Bob Evans now offers a new twist on the breakfast burrito -- the BOBurrito. Priced at $5.99, the BOBurrito is stuffed with eggs, shredded pepper jack cheese, diced onion, and the choice of two...