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Villa Enterprises Management announced it has added a twist on the already Muscle Builder smoothie, Muscle Builder Max, with an extra protein punch, at all Bananas Smoothies & Frozen Yogurt locations...

Taxes, immigration, wages, and other issues that affect restaurant operations have been at the center of political campaigns across the country. The National Restaurant Association (NRA) summarizes what’s...

This year, Schlotzsky’s Bakery-Cafe is going a cut above by launching five new Hand-Carved Ribeye Steak entrees. Through December 28, Schlotzsky’s is featuring a lineup of Hand-Carved Ribeye Steak on...

Thanx, Inc., which empowers merchants to effortlessly identify, engage, and retain their best customers, launches nationwide. Announcing direct relationships with MasterCard and Visa as well as Series A...

Burger 21, a better-burger franchise founded by the owners of The Melting Pot Restaurants Inc., signed a franchise agreement to develop its first restaurant in Chicagoland, marking the brand’s entry into...

Nearly 60 Dairy Queen and DQ Grill & Chill restaurants in Colorado will be the first to participate in the Dairy Queen system’s new mobile marketing platform called myDQ, as part of the brand’s test of...

Wayback Burgers is honoring more than 19,000 veterans and active duty military personnel on the Port Hueneme Naval Base location by offering free food during normal business hours on Tuesday, November 11....

Bridor Inc., the baker of European bread and Viennese pastry, brings its experience to the profitable artisan bread category with the introduction of a Soft Artisan Bread line. The line, which includes 12-...

When the leaves start to fall, Starbucks looks forward to the annual tradition of taking time to celebrate the season with Starbucks Thanksgiving Blend.

Anthony Carroll, a manager on Starbucks coffee...

Pinkberry wants its guests to celebrate their not-so-horrible bosses. The frozen-yogurt brand partnered with Warner Bros. Entertainment to promote Horrible Bosses 2, premiering November 26, in a social...

This Veteran’s Day, Handel’s Homemade Ice Cream and Yogurt is showing its appreciation to the men and women that are serving or have served our country.

On November 11, 2014, participating Handel’s...

 

El Pollo Loco, one of the nation’s leading fire-grilled chicken chains, announced the appointment of Mark A. Belanger, CFE, as vice president, franchise. In his new role, Belanger will oversee the...

Ponderosa Steakhouse, the family dining steakhouse concept that will enjoy its 50th anniversary in 2015, opened its first location in Cairo, Egypt, on September 28 at the Citystars Shopping...

Wild Wing Cafe has struck a chord with experienced restaurant operators in all corners of the country. The brand that lives by the motto “Hot Wings, Cold Beer, Good Times,” announced it has signed a multi-...

Fall is in full swing this November and the Dairy Queen system is celebrating with Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups Blizzard Treat, as the Blizzard of the Month for November.

Milk chocolate Reese’s Peanut...

Reinvigorating a brand can be a challenge for companies that offer a niche product, but Charleys Philly Steaks accomplished just that, achieving record sales in the process. The cheesesteak-specialty chain...