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Penn Station East Coast Subs has been strategically signing development deals throughout the country with plans to grow out the business for the first time in major markets such as Chicago, Atlanta, and...

Pizza Hut and The Hershey Company announced plans to team up and bring a portfolio of desserts to Pizza Hut. First up: The Ultimate Hershey’s Chocolate Chip Cookie.

The cookie, cut into 8 slices and...

 

Crumbs Bake Shop Inc., the New York–based cupcake specialty chain, announced that it has reached an agreement with Lemonis Fischer Acquisition Company LLC, a joint venture created by Marcus Lemonis...

Mama Fu’s Asian House—an Austin-based restaurant concept offering a menu inspired by the cuisines of Vietnam, Korea, China, Japan, and Thailand—is looking to introduce the concept to the United Arab...

Atlanta Hall Management (AHM) announced the new College Football Hall of Fame will open its doors on Saturday, August 23, in the heart of downtown Atlanta’s sports and entertainment district. The Hall also...

AWNEX Inc., developer of exclusive Bolt-On Architectural Enhancements for quick-service restaurants and other retail industries, earned a score of 99 out of a maximum 100 points and an A grade in a May 2014...

A new look and layout for Taco Jorn’s menuboards could translate into stronger sales for the chain. In test markets, the Mexican fast-casual concept recorded a 12 percent increase in the sale of EZ Combo...

Your Pie is hosting a grand opening at its Buckhead pizzeria, and as this is the company’s first Atlanta location, Your Pie will provide one free pizza for the first 50 customers. During the remainder of...

Totally Nuts, the snack-based quick-serve concept founded in 1992, plans to add 10–20 franchise units in the next 12 months. The chain has seven locations open, including two permanent locations in Rio...

McAlister’s Deli announced one of its San Antonio, Texas, restaurants has been relocated to 5880 DeZavala Road. The restaurant, owned by McAlister’s Deli franchise group Southwest Deli, opened on July 7 and...

Molly Schuyler, a 34-year-old mother of four from Omaha, Nebraska, consumed 26 quarter-pound hamburgers in 10 minutes, narrowly edging Patrick “Deep Dish” Bertoletti of Chicago to win the $1,500 top prize...

Taco Bell’s latest menu revamp has the Mexican-inspired chain poised to attract more health-conscious consumers. President and CEO Brian Niccol joined Missy Nelson, the brand’s nutrition and product...

Big flavor and high protein come together to create a Power Platform at Taco Bell, launching nationally on Thursday, July 17. This new platform was created to reflect the evolving lifestyles and dietary...

Self-serve smoothies, new beverage options made with fruit and frozen yogurt, are now available at participating Orange Leaf Frozen Yogurt locations across the U.S. and Australia. Customers can serve...

In a recent research study of emerging restaurants, Project Pie was identified as the No. 1 rated brand on Yelp. The study, conducted by predictive analytic company Czar Metrics, analyzed thousands of...

Little Greek Restaurant opened its doors on June 1, 2004, at 320 East Lake Road in Palm Harbor, Florida, and began a loyal relationship with restaurant guests.

“Celebrating ten successful years is a...