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Burger King Corporation has awarded McCaffery Ratner Gottlieb...
Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc., opened its westernmost store to date in the continental United States today in Daly City, just south of San Francisco.

Located at 1575 Sullivan Ave. off Highway...

Pledging to re-energize the Rally's brand there, SETLA, LLC, an affiliate of ALTES, LLC, today announced that it has acquired sixty Rally's Hamburgers restaurants in the Cleveland, Dayton and...
Papa John's International, Inc., announced that domestic systemwide comparable sales declined 3.9 percent for the four weeks ended October 28, 2001, composed of a 2.3 percent decrease at...
Eating a gooey cinnamon roll is always a treat, but at T. J. Cinnamons from November 12 to January 15, purchasing cinnamon rolls will leave customers with more than a satisfied sweet tooth.

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In 1967 Truett Cathy opened the doors to the first Chick-fil-A® eatery in Atlanta's Greenbriar Mall. Today--34 years to the month and countless chicken sandwiches later--the chain's founder is...
Little Caesar Enterprises, Inc., today announced a new agreement with its franchisees, one which the chain says places it at the forefront of the industry by creating the most cooperative and...
Tricon Global Restaurants, Inc., today reported estimated U.S. blended same-store sales at company restaurants increased 1 percent during the four-week period ended November 3, 2001 (Period 11)....
Panda Express announced is enjoying the most ambitious movie tie-in in the company's history. Coinciding with the recent video and DVD release of the Academy Award winning Crouching Tiger,...
Panera Bread Co., which owns and operates bakery-cafes, said on Wednesday its third-quarter net income jumped more than 81 percent due to strong sales and the addition of new stores.

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Sonic Corp. announced that it expects to double the number of its stores offering breakfast from four hundred to at least eight hundred beginning in the spring of next year. The company plans to...
Burger King Corporation and AOL Time Warner announced an "Internet-powered" strategic alliance and partnership that will soon offer exciting new interactive programs and features exclusively...
Good Times Restaurants Inc. announced that its same store sales for October increased 13.8 percent over the prior year, including three stores that have not yet implemented the conversion to "...
As the average lunch "hour" shrinks to just thirty-six minutes, according to a recent Steelcase Workplace Index Survey, office workers, students, and parents are looking for alternatives to the...
Triarc Restaurant Group, servicer of the Arby's brand, received one of the film and video industry's highest accolades, the 2001 Best in Show Gold Aurora Award. The winning video, titled "Quest...
Wendy's International, Inc., announced financial results for the third quarter. Management also updated sales results for October, discussed plans for 2002, and announced a new member of its...