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Back Yard Burgers, Inc. (Nasdaq SmallCap:BYBI) today announced results for the second quarter of 2001.

Total revenues for the 13-week period ended June 30, 2001, increased 7.5% to $8,343,000...

Jack in the Box Inc. (NYSE:JBX), operator and franchiser of Jack in the Box® restaurants, will hold its third quarter analyst conference call at 8:30 a.m. PDT on Wednesday, August 1.

The...

Local leaders and members of the media have been invited to participate in the unveiling of a new prototype design for White Castle restaurants and to help feed the hungry.

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Panera Bread Company (Nasdaq: PNRA) announced an agreement with the Cain Group of Little Rock, Ark., to open 10 Panera Bread bakery-cafes in Montgomery, Harris and Fort Bend Counties in the...
Einstein Bros kicks off a new ad campaign this month to encourage its loyal customers—and new ones—to taste new summer lunchtime items for themselves.

Patrons on Einstein Bros' mailing list...

Participating Burger King restaurants in the U.S. and Canada have a new X-Stunt Sport Sets Big Kids and Kids Meal promotion, from July 16 to August 20.X-Stunt Sport Sets feature widely recognized...
Del Taco has formalized a development agreement with Sipac to build five new restaurants in Clark County, Wash., primarily in the Vancouver area.

This is the first development agreement for...

Papa John's International, Inc. (NASDAQ: PZZA) today announced that systemwide comparable sales for the five weeks ended July 1, 2001 were flat, composed of a 4.3% decrease at company-owned...
McDonald's Corp. (NYSE:MCD) on Thursday said it promoted Mats Lederhausen to executive vice president, strategy and business development, signaling its growing emphasis on new concepts and ways...
The company expects to report second quarter net income of about $56 million, up 11% compared to a year ago, and diluted earnings per share of $0.47, a 9% increase over $0.43 per share a year ago...
-From July 11 through August 9, McDonald's® will celebrate the 10th anniversary of its Monopoly promotion with an exciting new Pick Your Prize game at participating restaurants nationwide. The...
AFC Enterprises, Inc. (Nasdaq: AFCE), the franchisor and operator of Church's Chicken(TM), Popeyes® Chicken...
Burger King Corporation adopted industry-leading guidelines and audits for the humane handling of food animals and petitioned the U.S. Department of Agriculture to fully and actively enforce the...
Taco Bell® Corp. today announced its first extensive in-program brand placement strategy in the original primetime television series "Murder in Small Town X,'' airing nationally on FOX this...
Jerry's Famous Deli Inc. (NASDAQ:DELI) announces that it has extended the current Offer to Purchase Shares of its Common Stock at $5.30 per share until Aug. 31, 2001.

The extension was...

Health Express USA has hired design firm Zakaspace to design its newest Healthy Bites Grill, located in Boca Raton, Florida. The new location will serve as a model for future locations as the...