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The Coca-Cola Company today announced global plans to include calories counts per serving on the front of nearly all product packages in a move to increase consumers’ awareness about the calorie...
Proving its commitment to health and nutrition for families, the Subway restaurant chain and Shamrock Farms are partnering to provide nutrient-rich milk as part of its Subway Fresh Fit meal...
Even as 48 states and the District of Columbia are facing grim budget shortfalls, only 25 states currently impose special taxes on soda and other beverages with added sugar, and all of those...
Sheetz opens its fourth store in the Huntington area of West Virginia today with a location at 104 Route 19 in Hurricane.

This finishes the first phase of development of a new market for the...

Famous Dave's of America Inc. (NASDAQ: DAVE) yesterday announced that it appointed Wallace (Wally) B. Doolin, former president andCEO of Carlson Restaurants Worldwide (CRW) and TGI Friday’s (“...
McDonald's USA is offering a special opportunity for young people from across the country to attend the Vancouver 2010 Olympic Winter Games in February as a McDonald's Champion Kid (MCK) and...
Kert Gennings, former COO for Jersey Mikes and Chesapeake Bagel Bakery, with investor, Sharon Heaton, purchased the master franchise rights for Boardwalk Fresh Burgers and Fries for Washington,...
Starbucks Coffee Company announced it will launch its Starbucks VIA Ready Brew at all U.S. locations tomorrow. Starbucks VIA is 100 percent natural roasted arabica coffee in an instant form that...
West Coast sandwich chain Togo’s announced that it is throwing down the gauntlet and kicking off a pastrami war.

Confident that its hot pastrami sandwich is meatier and better-tasting...
The National Restaurant Association launched attendee registration for its 2010 Restaurant, Hotel-Motel Show and International Wine, Spirits...
Great American Cookies announced that the company will celebrate October as National Cookie Month by offering a free regular Original Chocolate Chip cookie to customers across the country. The...
A new report from market research firm Mintel shows that after years of mediocre sales increases, the potato chip market grew 22 percent during the economic downturn (comparing 2007 market data...
Certified master chef Russell Scott, executive chef at Isleworth Golf...
Dunkin’ Donuts announced the grand opening of its new store at the Harrah’s Tunica Casino in Robinsonville, Mississippi. The store, located on the south end of the first floor of the casino, is...
Subway announced an addition to its roster of sandwiches that will be available for a limited time only, from September 25 to November 16.

The Buffalo Chicken submarine sandwich is a six...
Internet marketing agency Parallel Path Corporation announced the immediate availability of its small business advertising solution Aha!Local Online Listing and Optimization service for local...