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Subway has launched a national campaign that it says will raise awareness and educate communities on the need to prevent and treat childhood obesity. Called the F.R.E.S.H. Steps Childhood...

According to a recent survey conducted by Quiznos and International Communications Research, lowering carbohydrates is the most popular diet trend, with 20 percent of Americans cutting carbs...

Pilgrim's Pride today terminated 11 employees, including one superintendent, one supervisor, one foreman, and eight hourly employees as a result of its continuing investigation into the...

Krispy Kreme is introducing a new line of frozen blended beverages. The four flavors include raspberry, latte, and double chocolate, but perhaps the most notable is the Frozen Original Kreme...

Wendy's announced it will now offer customers the option of substituting milk and a fruit cup for soft drinks and French fries in their Kids' Meals. The national roll-out this week follows a...

For the second consecutive year, McDonald’s Corporation tops the Fortune magazine list of Best Companies for Minorities. The annual survey from Fortune evaluates the number of minority...

Officials from the Dunkin' Donuts Northeast Distribution Center (DDNEDC) and the town of Bellingham, Washington, will break ground for a new corporate office and distribution center on Depot...

In celebration of opening its 500th restaurant, CiCi’s Pizza will host the World’s Largest Pizza Buffet in an attempt to set a world record. The event will take place on Tuesday, July 20,...

Pizza Hut has announced the return of its Twisted Crust Pizza for a limited time this summer.

The pizza, which features a seasoned breadstick crust that can be dipped in various sauces,...

McDonald's announced today that its systemwide sales reached record levels for June 2004 and the second quarter. Compared with the same periods in 2003, systemwide sales increased 8.4 percent...

Greg Brenneman, currently chairman and CEO of TurnWorks, Inc., has been named chief executive officer of Burger King Corporation, effective August 1.

In a statement, BK's board of...

Jack in the Box has introduced a skin-on, "Natural Cut" french fry. The new fries are sliced bigger and thicker than the chain's previous fry style and are the only skin-on french fries offered...

Fresh Choice, Inc., will file a voluntary petition to reorganize under Chapter 11 of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code today.

According to a statement, Fresh Choice has elevated Tim O'Shea to the...

McDonald’s today unveiled the concept for the re-imaging of its flagship rock and roll location in Chicago. The ‘50s-themed restaurant, located at 600 N. Clark St., will take on a more...

BanTransFats.com, Inc., a California non-profit, has filed a lawsuit against McDonald's for "false advertising regarding its announcement that it was implementing a change to a new cooking...

Whataburger's chief people officer, Sandee Pritchard, has won the Elliot Group’s prestigious Motivator of the Year Award. The award honors Ms. Pritchard, who was chosen from among hundreds of...