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The Steak n Shake Company (NYSE: SNS ) announced today that its Board of Directors increased the authorization to repurchase the company's outstanding Common Stock from 2,000,000 shares to 4,000,...
On Saturday, Aug. 25, The Jack in the Box Foundation will launch an auction of Jack advertising memorabilia on the online auction site eBay, including a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to meet...
Interfoods of America Inc., (OTCBB:IFDA) the Miami-based Popeyes Chicken...
Sonic Corp. (Nasdaq/NM:SONC) today announced that it has completed the private placement of $30 million in Senior Notes with the assistance of Bank of America Securities. The Notes were issued in...
AFC Enterprises, Inc. (Nasdaq: AFCE), the franchisor and operator of Popeyes® Chicken...
Jack in the Box Inc. (NYSE: JBX), operator and franchiser of Jack in the Box® restaurants, today reported a 4.9 percent year-to-year increase in same-store sales for the recent four-week period,...
Checkers Drive-In Restaurants, Inc. (Nasdaq: CHKR) has signed a three-year sponsorship agreement with the Atlanta Falcons football team that includes the status of `Official Burger of the Atlanta...
Irvine-based El Pollo Loco, creator of the Pollo Bowl®, announced today the debut of a tasty new addition to its bowl line-up -- the Nacho Pollo Bowl(TM).

Featuring all the flavor and appeal...

McDonald's USA announced today that it is providing updated nutrition information about the ingredients in "natural flavors.''

Customers can now visit the McDonald's Corporation website (www...

Triarc Companies, Inc. (NYSE: TRY) announced today that the Company purchased all of the remaining 1,999,207 shares of non-voting Triarc Class B common stock held by affiliates of Victor Posner...
Schlotzsky's Inc. (Nasdaq:BUNZ) today announced results for the second quarter of 2001, including net income of $751,000, or $0.10 per share (diluted), compared to a net loss of $4.0 million or $...
Chick-fil-A, Inc. starts the second year of its partnership with the Governor's Office of Highway Safety (GOHS) to conduct the Georgia Teen Safe Driving program, a statewide program encouraging...
Checkers Drive-In Restaurants, Inc. (Nasdaq: CHKR) today announced the appointment of its new Chief Financial Officer, David Koehler. Mr. Koehler brings to Checkers over 17 years of experience in...
Carl's Jr. is teaming up with Major League baseball players in a consumer promotion to drive sales of its popular Combo meal throughout Northern California, including San Francisco...
Atlanta-based AFC Enterprises, Inc. (Nasdaq: AFCE) and the AFC Enterprises Foundation announced today the company's commitment to build 100 additional Habitat for Humanity homes beginning with...
Nathan's Famous, Inc. (NASDAQ:NATH) today reported results for the first quarter ending June 24, 2001.

Earnings before income taxes for the quarter ended June 24, 2001 increased by 36.9% to...