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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...
Pretzelmaker / Pretzel Time will once again be hosting National Pretzel Day Sunday, April 26, by giving away Original Soft Pretzels (limit one per customer).

Participation and times may vary...

SCA, the Swedish parent company of SCA Tissue North America, has been selected for the second consecutive year by the Ethisphere Institute as one of the world’s most ethical companies.

This...

McDonald’s celebrates Earth Day by announcing that its global headquarters building in Oak Brook, Illinois, has been awarded one of the most prestigious Green Building awards: LEED Platinum...
Carvel is offering guests a free eight ounce Iceberg, Carvel’s newest blended treat, on April 30 from 3 p.m. until 7 p.m.; no strings attached to celebrate the brand’s 75th anniversary.

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It’s like taking the “parcel” out of UPS or the “American” out of AOL. Beginning today KFC has moved beyond fried chicken and into the realm of grilled foods.

In a step to please its health-...

Beginning April 20 for a two-week period, McDonald’s Canada will be offering Canadians the type of stimulus that goes down easy in any type of economy: free coffee.

Consumers visiting McDonald...

MasterCard Worldwide announced today that Circle K is now accepting MasterCard PayPass at select stores across the U.S.

With a simple tap of a MasterCard PayPass card or device at checkout,...