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Sonic Corp. (Nasdaq/NM:SONC) expects to report positive same-store sales for the full fiscal year ended August 31, 2001, marking the company's fifteenth consecutive year of same-store sales...
New World Coffee-Manhattan Bagel, Inc. has signed a licensing agreement with Sodexho to open Einstein Bros. Kiosks on college campuses and other Sodexho accounts across the U.S.

The campus...

Wendy's International, Inc. (NYSE: WEN) announced today several initiatives as part of the company's strategic plan completed earlier this year.

Management is focused on continuing to...

The opportunity to personally meet Jack, face-to-face, on the set of a television commercial shoot was the lead item that The Jack in the Box Foundation auctioned on eBay in a charity event that...
Tricon Restaurants International (TRI) has been named the leading quick-service restaurant company to work for in Asia as well as the best employer overall in Thailand. TRI is a subsidiary of...
TurboChef Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: TRBO) announced today the expansion of its pilot test program with Subway Restaurants in the US and Puerto Rico. TurboChef will sell and/or lease C-3...
McDonald’s latest Happy Meal offerings include Lego’s Bionicle toy, and Mattel’s Diva Starz electronic dolls. Collectors can purchase these toys beginning September 7.

Bionicle fans will be...

Panera Bread Company (Nasdaq: PNRA) today reported that system-wide comparable bakery-cafe sales increased 3.3% for the four weeks ended August 11, 2001. For the thirty-two weeks ended August 11...
Burger King Corporation today announced several key appointments in its marketing group.

Dana Frydman has been promoted to vice president, product marketing, and Marco Moretti to vice...

International Dairy Queen, Inc., (IDQ) proudly announces that the Dairy Queen restaurant located at 3221 Poplar Level Road in Louisville, Ky., will be holding a press conference at 10 a.m., on...
As a part of McDonald's ongoing commitment to customers, McDonald's restaurants in the United States, Canada and other participating countries are conducting a $10 million instant cash giveaway...
Del Taco launches its latest ad campaign featuring Dan the Product Guy with an emphasis on made-from-scratch beans, a vital ingredient in Del Tacos 99 cent * Pound Bean...
Arby’s, Inc., a subsidiary of Triarc Companies, Inc. (NYSE: TRY), announced the signing of two separate multi-unit development agreements with franchisee owners Jan Headlee and Tom Clarke for a...
Wingstop Restaurants, Inc. has signed 3 new franchise development agreements to bring the first Wingstop restaurants to Florida. Three new owner/operators will open restaurants in Tallahassee,...
Jerry's Famous Deli, Inc. (NASDAQ:DELI), announced today that it increased the size of the current Offer to Purchase Shares of its Common Stock at $5.30 per share from 600,000 shares to 750,000...
On Saturday, Aug. 25, The Jack in the Box Foundation will launch an online auction of rare Jack in the Box® advertising memorabilia, including a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to meet Jack, the...