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Merchants with existing plastic gift card programs can now take advantage of Mocapay's recently launched mobile gift card iPhone application, available on iTunes.

Mocapay, a mobile gift,...

Häagen-Dazs announced today that the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) has listed Häagen-Dazs Shops on its official Franchise Registry.

The Franchise Registry is a compilation of...

Smashburger secured its tenth franchisee, Reload LLC. The latest agreement brings the total number of Smashburger franchise locations to 187.

The latest franchise deal is another step in...

Blockbuster Inc. (NYSE: BBI) (NYSE: BBI.B) and Subway restaurants are teaming up for a regional promotion using free movie rentals from Blockbuster.com to help drive sales of Subway Fresh Value...
Sure, the iPhone can track your FedEx packages, make bids on eBay, and test how moronic you are. The Moron Test is even the No. 1 downloaded app as of today. But Gomobo is taking the technology...
Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM - News) today announced that it has priced its cash tender offer to purchase up to $150 million of its 7.700 percent Senior Notes due July 1, 2012 (CUSIP No....
It appears that today’s kids are no longer won over by a toy nestled between their chicken nuggets and fries, or with the kids’ menu, according to The NPD Group, a leading market research company...
Burger King Corp.(NYSE:BKC) announced today that it is enhancing its BK® Kids Meal menu with offerings that meet its stringent nutrition criteria for advertised Kids Meals, as part of the company...
Rubio's Fresh Mexican Grill and Share Our Strength today announced the All-American Moment fundraiser to raise awareness and money in support of ending childhood hunger.

Guests are invited to...

Raising Cane’s Chicken Fingers®, one of the fastest-growing restaurant chains in the U.S., has promoted Ian Vaughn to chief operating officer.

Most recently, Vaughn served as senior vice...

At McDonald’s annual meeting tomorrow in Oak Brook, Illinois, Paul Shapiro, senior director of The Humane Society of the United States’ factory farming campaign, will urge shareholders to approve...
Taco Del Mar appoints Larry Destro as the new president and CEO of the company. Taco Del Mar, a quick-service Mexican restaurant chain featuring big Baja beach-style Mondo Burritos and fish tacos...
Barry Callebaut, a manufacturer of high-quality cocoa and chocolate, can add one more distinction to its impressive portfolio: official chocolate partner with Kendall College’s School of Culinary...
Sally J. Smith, president and CEO of Buffalo Wild Wings Inc. (NASDAQ: BWLD), was recognized by the International Foodservice Manufacturers Association with the prestigious Gold Plate Award,...
Papa John's Debuts Groundbreaking Augmented Reality Feature Online, Expands to Pizza Boxes June 1 * On Tuesday May 26, 2009, 8:30 am EDT LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The first...
On Monday, May 25, Southwest Airlines employees will have a chance to honor those who have fought for our country’s freedom. The airline is offering all military servicemen and women a...