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Wingstop has signed a development agreement with NBA retiree, Alton Lister, to open its first Arizona location. Commercial agents from real estate firm Real Estate Services, LLC have begun a site...
The Quizno's Corporation (Nasdaq: QUIZ) today announced that it has entered into a definitive merger agreement with a corporation formed by Richard E. Schaden and Richard F. Schaden, the company'...
McDonald's Corporation (NYSE: MCD) will host the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission's (CPSC) first "Product Safety Circle Conference and Expo'' on June 26, 2001, at Hamburger University,...
Ken Calwell has been appointed to the top marketing post at Domino’s Pizza. Calwell, most recently vice president—new product marketing, research and testing for Wendy’s International, Inc.,...
Jack in the Box Inc. (NYSE: JBX), operator and franchiser of Jack in the Box® restaurants, today announced a 3.6 percent year-to-year increase in same-store sales for the recent four-week period...
New World Coffee-Manhattan Bagel, Inc. (Nasdaq: NWCI - news) today announced that it completed the acquisition of the assets of Einstein/Noah Bagel Corp. ("ENBC'') and Einstein/Noah Bagel...
Responding to the growing demand for complete meals that offer great value and taste, El Pollo Loco announces the launch of its limited time Dinner...
CKE Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE: CKR) has closed the sale of its Taco Bueno subsidiary to an affiliate of Jacobson Partners, a private equity buyout firm.

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McDonald's Corporation (NYSE: MCD) announced global Systemwide sales for the first five months of 2001 increased to $16.4 billion. Systemwide sales for both the first five months of the year and...
Papa John's International, Inc. (NASDAQ:PZZA) today announced that domestic systemwide comparable sales for the four weeks ended May 27, 2001 increased 0.3%, composed of a 1.6% increase at...
Gold Star Chili Inc., has received a second tier award in the prestigious Ohio Award for Excellence 2001, which recognizes companies and organizations throughout the state for their commitment to...
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For the past three years, Del Taco's Paul Hitzelberger has been instrumental in taking the 35-year-old brand to new territories and new customers as he oversaw an aggressive franchise program...
This summer, McDonald's restaurants nationwide will dive into a promotion that includes three New Tastes Menu(TM) products and a Happy Meal collection with an Atlantis: The Lost Empire theme. The...
Tricon Global Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE: YUM)announce that FRANMAC, an association representing U.S. Taco Bell franchisees, together with Tricon, have reached an agreement with Taco Bell's taco...
Gold Star Chili, Inc. has received a second tier award in the prestigious Ohio Awards for Excellence 2001, which recognizes companies and organizations throughout the state for their commitment...