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Costa Vida, known for its Baja-inspired, always-fresh meals, announced today its participation in the Mom It Forward for Kenya fundraiser to help reduce poverty in Kenya. Customers present the...
Lifeware TEK announced today the launch of its premier online foodservice platform, i COOK Professional, at the National Restaurant Association Show May 16-19 2009. Offering essential business-...
Creating a corporate Twitter account was on Domino's to-do list for the next few months. But then two Conover, North Carolina, employees posted YouTube videos of themselves engaging in various...
The latest information from The NPD Group Inc.’s Economy Tracker shows consumer confidence continues to decline, albeit slightly, while intent to spend at retail remains steady, indicating that...
T.G.I. Friday's restaurants today announced plans for its May 5 Cinco de Mayo party, which include select five-cent appetizers at the bar with the purchase of any beverage from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m....
Subway is turning its efforts toward a healthier environment. With the help of PWP Industries, Subway is slimming down and greening up its plastic salad bowls and lids.

“Our business is...

Burger King Corporation (NYSE: BKC) announced today that it will increase its U.S. national advertising expenditures beginning Jan. 1, 2010. With the additional advertising spend, BKC plans to...
McDonald's New York Tri-State restaurants announced today that it is officially adding McCafe, espresso-based coffees to its beverage lineup. McCafe features hot and iced lattes, mochas and...
For more than 40 years, Smithfield’s Chicken ‘N Bar-B-Q has brought the traditional taste of fried chicken and Eastern North Carolina-style barbecue to over 30 restaurants located throughout the...
Despite turbulence in many sectors of the restaurant industry, Wingstop continues to soar as James A. Flynn, president and CEO of the Dallas-based national chicken wing chain, announced today...
SunChips, Frito-Lay’s popular line of multigrain snacks, announced today that in 2010 it will introduce the first fully compostable snack chip bag made from plant-based materials. The change is...
Krispy Kreme Doughnuts (NYSE: KKD - News; the "Company") reported financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended February 1, 2009.

Fourth Quarter Highlights:

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With menu-labeling legislation rising on town council agendas across the country, dozens of companies are popping up to help operators comply with the new rules.

One such company is WellTech...

On Monday, AKL Food Service LLC filed suit against Tony Luke Inc. and other entities and individuals in the Monmouth County Superior Court of New Jersey, alleging that the defendants improperly...
31 Cent Scoop Night is back at Baskin-Robbins.

The ice cream chain is hosting its third annual 31 Cent Scoop Night celebration on April 29, 2009, from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m., at all Baskin-Robbins...

April 15, the day that federal income taxes are due, can be one of the most nerve-wracking days on the calendar. The last minute scramble to fill out forms can leave everyone searching for a...