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Beginning today Dairy Queen will be serving its 16-ounce Ice Cream Blizzards, soft drinks, and shakes in a cup that features photochromic ink.

The photosensitive cup is the centerpiece of...

Taco Bell cites proprietary research showing that almost half of Americans -- 46 percent, or more than 128 million people -- say they prefer food "wrapped in a tortilla" when feeling adventurous...
The Center for Consumer Freedom, a non-profit coalition that promotes personal responsibility and consumer choice, is debuting a television ad today that pokes fun at obesity lawsuits. In the...
New World Restaurant Group's Manhattan Bagel Company concept has introduced a new line of entree salads.

The four mixed-greens salads are offered on a made-to-order basis or in grab-and-go...

Burger King opened its first restaurant in Cyprus today, one of four new locations to be built on the island nation in the next year. The openings will mean a total investment of US$5 million,...
Earlier this week, McDonald's announced a new marketing initiative with the following statement:

Continuing with its intent to revitalize worldwide marketing at the Golden Arches, McDonald's...

In what it calls "a move to offer customers some sought-after tastes of times past," Togo's is supplementing its menu with six past sandwiches. Beginning in early June, these sandwiches will...
The jury in a U.S. District Court trial has returned a $30 million judgement against Taco Bell. In the case, the plaintiffs claimed to have created the Taco Bell chihuahua character formerly used...
Captain D's Seafood announced that the company is expanding its business outside of the United States with the opening of a location in Okinawa, Japan. The 112-seat unit, located on Camp Foster...
Krispy Kreme will open its first store in Massachusetts on June 24 at 5:30 a.m. The new store is located in Medford at 35 Revere Beach Parkway.

The store will be approximately 4,500 square...

Americans might be worried about an unstable economy, but according to a new Taco Bell survey, a majority are still looking out for number-one. In fact, when given a choice, more than 180 million...
Wienerschnitzel has announced plans to sell its proprietary chili at more than 300 Albertson's grocery locations in Southern California and Nevada. The 12-ounce microwaveable containers are...
In response to inquiries regarding a reported case of BSE in Canada, involving one cow in Northern Alberta, Wendy's International Inc. issued the following announcement:

"Canadian and U.S....

Happy Meal toys aren’t exactly what they used to be. McDonald's has announced that it is teaming up with SEGA to offer the first electronic handheld games in Happy Meals, featuring characters...
Taco Time has announced the introduction of a Garden Fresh Salads line, featuring the newly revamped Chicken Fiesta Salad.

Originally introduced in May 2002 as a limited time offer, TacoTime’...

McDonald’s Corporation has completed the sale of its interest in eMac Digital, a technology solutions provider to the restaurant industry, to Accel-KKR, a private equity firm and co-founder of...