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Panda Express announces its first freestanding location on the East Coast in Bethesda, Maryland on June 7.

Operated by the family-owned, South Pasadena, California-based Panda Management...

go2®, the world's first wireless location-based directory and information services platform, today announced an agreement with Blimpie® International Inc. (AMEX:BLM), the world's largest,...
Subway Restaurants and Cartoon Network (Turner Broadcasting System Inc., a Time Warner Co.) are working together to produce a fun-filled toy promotion as part of Subway's Kids' Pak meal. It...
At today's annual meeting of shareholders in Austin, Texas, Schlotzsky's Inc. (Nasdaq:BUNZ) chairman and CEO John C. Wooley will outline the company's growth and financial strategy that includes...
Jersey Mike’s Franchise Systems, Inc., will make a substantial corporate donation to The American Red Cross this summer.

The donation will be based on the sale of Super Mike combo meals (...

In an innovative expansion of its traditional line of business, The Coca-Cola Company's Fountain division is launching good answer, a new service that focuses on building guest satisfaction for...
Tricon Global Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE: YUM) today reported that for the four-week period ended May 19, 2001, U.S. blended same-store sales at company restaurants were up 4%. Tricon's...
Infinium (NASDAQ:INFM), a provider of integrated enterprise business solutions and services, honored Sonic Corp., which franchises and operates the nations' largest chain of drive-in restaurants...
Jack in the Box, Inc. announced recently the promotion of two executive officers: Linda A. Lang to senior vice president , marketing, and David M. Theno, Ph.D., to senior vice president, quality...
AFC Enterprises, Inc. (Nasdaq: AFCE), the franchisor and operator of Church's Chicken(TM), Popeyes® Chicken...
Adding another chapter to the decades-old "space race" chronicles, Pizza Hut has become the first company to deliver pizza straight to the pioneers living in outer space on the International...
New World Coffee-Manhattan Bagel, Inc. (Nasdaq: NWCI), today reported results for the first quarter of fiscal 2001.

The company's revenues for the quarter ended April 1, 2001 increased 14.5%...

The Quizno's Corporation (Nasdaq: QUIZ) has received a proposal to complete a second-step going private transaction that follows the company's self-tender offer late last year. The proposed...
Panda Express, the nationwide Chinese quick-serve, debuts a series of three new creative television commercials to support its 'Festival of Spring' promotion this month. Beginning May 21, the mix...
Auntie Anne’s Hand-Rolled Pretzels and Ed...
Six flags Magic Mountain and Panda Express announce the opening of Six Flags Panda Express, the first Chinese quick serve in a Six Flags Magic Mountain. Panda Express had more than 350...