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C. Larry Pope, President and Chief Executive Officer of Smithfield Foods, Inc. (NYSE: SFD - News), sent the following letter to all employees:

To Our Employees:

Like you, I have been...

For years, Orlando has had its burger, pizza, and chicken "wars," but now the area is the site for what could become the next "taco war"--a battle for supremacy among the biggest players in the...
MaggieMoo's is offering customers a newly designed line of ice cream cakes for Mother's and Father's Day and even graduation celebrations. It will include the new Queen Dream Cake, Tie Dream Cake...
Domino's Pizza Inc. (NYSE: DPZ - News) today announced results for the first quarter ended March 22, 2009. Net income was up 68 percent versus the prior year, due primarily to a gain on the...
Pinkberry announced today two significant milestones - more than $9 million of new funding from both current and new investors as well as global and national expansion agreements.

Pinkberry...

On May 5, 2009, Brink’s, Incorporated, one of the world’s most recognized symbols of security, is turning 150 years old.

Immortalized in popular lexicon, Brink’s is widely considered the most...

Taco Del Mar is rolling up the biggest burrito in the restaurant’s history this Cinco de Mayo.

Taco Del Mar’s Cinco de Mondo Five-pounder Burrito-eating challenge will test the stomach...

A recent national survey administered by Harris Interactive on behalf of Dairy Queen, a Berkshire Hathaway (BRKA/BRKB) company, revealed that almost half of U.S. adults (46 percent) are eating...
In appreciation of the extraordinary service nurses provide on a daily basis, Cinnabon and The DAISY Foundation are offering these professionals a free Cinnabon Classic Roll when they show their...
Hershey’s reduced fat 2% Chocolate and 2% White milks are now available for serving in restaurants with the Autonumis RTS-2 refrigerated dispensers.

The Hershey’s milks are shelf stable with...

During the months of April, May, and June, Great American Cookies encourages guests to ask themselves "Who is my everyday hero?"

Great American Cookies, creators of the original Cookie Cake,...

Feeding the day in five new locations across the country, Corner Bakery Cafe is opening doors for both guests and job seekers with two new company-owned restaurants in Los Angeles and Las Colinas...
During an economic downturn in 1984, “Papa” John Schnatter tossed conventional wisdom aside to pursue his passion for delivering superior-quality pizza to the residents of southern Indiana.

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Yesterday Church's Chicken President and CEO Harsha V. Agadi held a conference call reassuring the media that despite the recession the fried chicken quick-serve is doing better than ever,...
Vaughan Lazar, co-founder and president of Pizza Fusion, recently started the Fusion Extreme Team, an eco-friendly running team aimed at helping athletic enthusiasts achieve their goals while...
Dutch Bros. Coffee locations will donate proceeds from all coffee sales to the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) on May 8 to raise awareness for ALS (Lou Gehrig's disease). The drive is held...