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Checkers Drive-In Restaurants, Inc. (Nasdaq: CHKR) today announced that Ronald B. Maggard, a Director of the Company since August of 1999, has been elected Chairman of the Board of Directors...
National Processing Company (NPC®), a leading provider of merchant credit card processing and a wholly owned subsidiary of National Processing, Inc. (NYSE: NAP), announced signing a multi-year...
Burger King Corporation today announced the launch of its instant win "Cash Is King'' promotion with almost $2 million in cash prizes along with tens of millions of great tasting food prizes,...
The Dallas 100 is a tribute to the vitality and entrepreneurial spirit of the emerging business community in North Texas and is hosted by the SMU Caruth Institute of Owner-Managed Business and...
McDonald's today launched a worldwide Olympic Crew program in Indianapolis with selection of the top-performing crew from more than 2,400 McDonald's restaurants in the U.S. The company's "best-of...
White Castle will host a ribbon cutting ceremony for their latest meat processing facility at 4:30 p.m. on Monday, September 24 at 1500 Ritchey Parkway in the Airport Industrial Park in...
Boston Market Corporation today announced the promotion of Michael Andres to president and chief executive officer. Andres previously served as president and chief operating officer, responsible...
McDonald's Corporation (NYSE: MCD) announced that earnings per share for the third quarter 2001 are expected to be 41-42 cents on a reported basis, or 43-44 cents in constant currencies*,...
Checkers Drive-In Restaurants, Inc. (Nasdaq: CHKR) confirmed that its warrants trading under the ticker symbol "CHKRZ'' on the NASDAQ exchange will expire as scheduled on September 26, 2001. The...
Tricon Global Restaurants Inc. (NYSE:YUM) said on Monday that sales were flat compared with a year ago in stores opened for at least one year in the four weeks ended Sept. 8.

Same-store sales...

Nathan's Famous, Inc.(NASDAQ:NATH) today announced that its Board of Directors has authorized the purchase of up to 1 million shares of its common stock on behalf of the company.

Purchases...

Burger King Corporation announced the appointment of Rick N. Brown to vice president, field marketing and sales manager, effective today. He will report directly to Chris Clouser, executive vice...
Papa John's International, Inc. (Nasdaq:PZZA) today announced 0.5% domestic systemwide comparable sales growth for the four weeks ended August 26, 2001, composed of a 1.5% increase at franchised...
Wendy's International, Inc. (NYSE: WEN) is postponing its Analyst and Investor Meeting scheduled for September 24-25 due to the crisis affecting the nation. Management and employees of Wendy's...
Priscilla Cry, general manager of the Rally's Hamburgers restaurant located in Jackson, Mississippi, has been presented with the seventh of 16 cars and trucks that are to be awarded through...