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Boston Market Corporation is introducing a full line of desserts, which includes whole cakes and pies, to compliment its menu of traditional home-style meals.

Beginning March 12, the...

In cooperation with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), Burger King Corp. of Miami, Fla., and Alcone Marketing Group of Irvine, Calif., are recalling about 400,000 "Rattling,...
Checkers Drive-In Restaurants, Inc. (Nasdaq: CHKR) reports financial results for its fourth quarter and fiscal year ended January 1, 2001. For the first time in four years, Checkers Drive-In...
Wendy's International, Inc. (NYSE: WEN) announced today its preliminary sales results for February (Period 2), which ended on March 4, 2001.

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On March 8, Wingstop Restaurants, Inc. opened its first Oklahoma City, Oklahoma location at 3631 NW 39th Street. The official grand opening celebration will take place in April.

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Domino's is getting back to basics. A new advertising campaign entitled Get the Door. It's Domino's. launches this week and focuses on Domino's expertise and core promise: delivery. The...
At the Annual Stockholders' Meeting of Pancho's Mexican Buffet, Inc. (Nasdaq: PAMX) held in Fort Worth, Texas on Wednesday, March 7, 2001, the stockholders elected Samuel L. Carlson, David Oden,...
Wendy's International, Inc. (NYSE: WEN) today announced a joint venture between its Tim Hortons® subsidiary and Irish based IAWS GROUP, plc. The venture will bring to North America the innovative...
Prandium, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: PDIM) announces that sales for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2000 were $424.6 million, including sales of $112.4 million from its former El Torito...
Burger King Corporation today announced the debut of its new national broadcast advertising campaign. Entitled The Whopper Says:(TM), this new campaign marks the first effort of new advertising...
Houston businessman Theldon Branch is about to do something no one else has done in over a decade: become a new Whataburger franchisee. The company will mark the occasion with an 11 a.m. signing...
Panera Bread Company (Nasdaq: PNRA) reports net income for the thirteen weeks ended December 30, 2000, rose 71% to $2,325,000 or $0.17 per diluted share (this is net of a $468,000 pre-tax reserve...
In cooperation with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), McDonald's Corporation is voluntarily recalling about 234,000 "Scooter Bug'' toys. The toys were distributed with McDonald'...
Employees at Captain D’s corporate offices are trading in their desk and computer for a cash register and fish fryer at D’s restaurants throughout Middle Tennessee. Every Friday during the...
The famous KFC Original Recipe® still remains top secret. An on-air taste test with CBS' TV's "The Early Show'' anchors Bryant Gumbel and Jane Clayson compared KFC Original Recipe chicken to...
AFC Enterprises, Inc. announced today the commencement of its initial public offering of 9,375,000 shares of its common stock at a purchase price of $17.00 per share. The Company is selling 3,125...