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As reported in Forbes.com by Davide Dukcevivh, Wendy's International (NYSE:WEN) raised its first quarter earnings expectations to 39 cents per share, three cents higher than its original...
ST. LOUIS, April 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- A web of intrigue, including disappearing posters and other promotional items, has taken over Hardee's Food Systems, Inc. as news of its partnership...
ST. LOUIS, April 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Panera Bread Company (Nasdaq: PNRA - news) today announced that it was listed this week as the top- performing company, in total return to its...
LOS ANGELES, April 8 /PRNewswire/ -- In a replay of last year's success that put a free smoothie in the hand of everyone who asked for one, Jamba Juice, the category-defining leader in all-...
Melville, NY (April 8, 2002)-- Chase Merchant Services, L.L.C., a joint venture between Chase Merchant Ventures, Inc., a subsidiary of JPMorgan Chase Bank (NYSE:JPM) and First Data Merchant...
According to Dow Jones, Jack Greenberg, McDonald's Corp. (MCD) Chairman and Chief Executive, received a $1.2 million bonus in 2001 in addition to his $1.4 million salary, a 7.7 percent increase...
Good Times Restaurants, Inc., announced plans to develop up to 22 additional restaurants in Colorado over the next three years, an increase of 65 percent over its current base of 34 restaurants...

McDonald's reports it is gearing up to wow kids and adults alike with some of America's most beloved collectibles in its latest Happy Meal promotion. In first-time collaborations with both...

Sometimes the job is too big for just one hero, so Subway Restaurants, DC Comics, and Cartoon Network™ join forces to bring the "Justice League" superheroes to Subway's Kids' Paks.

Kids and...

Tricon Global Restaurants, Inc., today reported estimated U.S. blended same-store sales at company restaurants increased 4 percent during the four-week period ended March 23, 2002 (Period 3). For...

For the sixth consecutive year, The Arby’s Charity Tour has kicked off its nationwide, 2002 season with a hole in one. Weekend festivities, including a charity golf tournament and auction,...

Beginning Friday, March 29th, and running through April 25th, McDonald's customers coast-to-coast will find a new chicken item on the menu —Chicken Select Strips, premium, all-white meat chicken...
CKE Restaurants announced it will partner with Sony Pictures Entertainment on promotions for the action adventure film "Spider-Man," to be released in theatres nationwide on May 3,...
Arby's two largest franchisees have announced plans that may bring the two companies together.

RTM Restaurant Group, the nation's largest privately-held restaurant company and the largest...

From the seventh-century monasteries of Northern Italy to the multi-million-dollar snack food industry of the twenty-first century, pretzels have been a mainstay for people around the world who...
McDonald's Corporation said it expects first quarter 2002 earnings per share to be $.29 – $.30 excluding certain charges. Chairman and CEO Jack Greenberg said, "...