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Yum! Brands Inc. (NYSE: YUM) today reported results for the first quarter ended March 21, 2009 including EPS growth of 14 percent, excluding special items. EPS including special items declined 10...
SYSPRO, a leading, worldwide provider of Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software, announced today that the company is one of three finalists named for “Software Company of the Year” by the...
Ted Turner continued his commitment to sustainability today with the unveiling of the first purpose-built 100 mpg plug-in vehicle at the Ted’s Montana Grill in Arlington, Virginia.

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In honor of Earth Day, Sweet Leaf Tea launched a micro site titled “Green Tips from Granny” in an effort to increase consumer awareness on environmental stewardship.

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Einstein Noah Restaurant Group Inc. (NASDAQ:BAGL) signed a multiunit development agreement with JAC Development Corporation, to franchise Einstein Bros. Bagels restaurants and continue to expand...
How does a company achieve six consecutive years of same store sales when the economy has been on a consistent spiral downward? According to Church's Chicken CEO Harsha V. Agadi, good strategy...
Building on its long-standing commitment to the local communities where it serves its customers, Starbucks Coffee Company (Nasdaq: SBUX - News) recently awarded 50 Starbucks Shared Planet Youth...
UFood Restaurant Group Inc. (OTC BB:UFFC.OB - News) has received proceeds of a Private Placement offering in the amount of $2,226,330, net proceeds after deducting the expenses of the offering,...
For some time now businesses have been taking advantage of the Internet to grow their brand through social networks, and now there is a Web site specifically designed for restaurants, bars, and...
Fourteen of the largest public packaged food and beverage companies still use the controversial chemical bisphenol A (BPA) in their packaging despite studies linking the synthetic sex hormone to...
For the 27th year in a row, Austinites will get their buns in gear for the annual Schlotzsky’s Bun Run, the city’s longest-running 5K that hosts a current average of 5,000 competitive runners,...
Entrepreneurs Chris Kavalieros and Michael Czarnecki have signed a franchise deal with Sandella’s Flatbread Café to bring three new restaurants to Columbus, Ohio. The franchisees plan to open...
Twitter, the micro-blogging platform that challenges users to think in 140 characters or less, is taking the nation by storm, and now Pizza Hut is grabbing a slice of the pie. Today, Pizza Hut...
Today, enjoying a small cup of refreshing iced coffee can make a big difference for severely injured veterans. Dunkin' Donuts has declared April 21 to be "Iced Coffee Day." Small (16 ounce) iced...
A tasty way to kick off National Volunteer Appreciation Week (April 19-26), Corner Bakery Cafe today announced a lengthy list of charitable organizations that will receive free catered meals as...
Brinker International Inc. (NYSE: EAT - News) announced third quarter fiscal 2009 earnings per diluted share of $0.45 compared to $0.33 for the third quarter of fiscal 2008, before special items...