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ConAgra Foods announced today that it is the first company to utilize a new shrink film that contains more than 50 percent post-industrial recycled material, reducing landfill waste, greenhouse...
True classics never go out of style. So for a limited time, young hungry guys across the West can head to Carl’s Jr. and enjoy one of the menu items the company was founded on--the Chili Dog....
Starbucks Coffee Company (NASDAQ:SBUX) today held its Annual Meeting of Shareholders in Seattle, where Howard Schultz, chairman, president, and CEO, outlined the company’s strategy to grow for...
McDonald’s shareholders will soon receive proxies asking them to vote on The Humane Society of the United States’ resolution urging the fast-food chain to stop lagging behind its competitors and...
Saladworks' newest Northern Virginia store registered staggering sales figures during opening week. Expanding into the Herndon market, Saladworks brought in nearly $30,000 in sales in its first...
Reno, Nevada-based Port of Subs announced today that its new Sliced Fresh Grillers hot sandwiches are now being served in Port of Subs restaurants throughout northern Nevada and five other...
MSA, the Raleigh, North Carolina-based marketing and communications agency, received the prestigious “Agency of the Year” award from Subway Restaurants -- the chain’s highest honor for Ad...
“Tubby,” a soft, lovable, life-sized Gifford’s Ice Cream container, is making his debut as the new Gifford’s mascot at several spring events to celebrate the company’s return of its wallet-...
In a sign that business might finally be looking up for restaurant operators, wholesale beef prices hit their lowest point in years last month.

According to Cattle-Fax, the wholesale price...

The authentic flavors of South Philly have traveled to the opposite side of the globe with the opening of the first Steak Escape restaurant on the island country of Bahrain and a second...
Sailormen Inc. Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen staff raised $277,317 by selling “Appetite for a Cure” coupon cards which provide customers with discounts while simultaneously benefiting the worldwide...
Red Mango launched a franchising Web site, www.redmangofranchising.com, to support the company’s franchise growth...
Today Ubisoft announced a partnership with Wendy's to promote its Petz video game franchise throughout Wendy's restaurants in the U.S. and Canada. The partnership marks the first time that the...
Function Drinks is expanding its popular Functional platforms - adding a strawberry guava flavored "Function: Alternative Energy" and peach mango flavored "Function: Light Weight" to its lineup...
Consumers today are looking for great-tasting, natural foods made with simple, recognizable ingredients. This new broader mindset led the Haagen-Dazs brand to create the Five series, so those...