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Trust for America’s Health (TFAH) is strongly supporting President Obama’s call for a “complete review” of the nation’s food safety system. According to the group, the latest outbreak of...
Baskin-Robbins announced that Houston will be one of its key markets in its 2009 expansion plans. Baskin-Robbins has plans for more than 100 new stores in the Greater Houston area over the next...
Independent restaurant operators are leading an emerging “kid-adult” fusion trend by promoting adult-style offerings to kids in greater numbers. Their menus target kids with smaller portions of...
January 2009 net sales for Mama Mimi’s Take ‘N Bake Pizza grew 6.4 percent over same-store net sales from January of last year, despite troubling economic news assaulting consumers all month long...
At the end of its Super Bowl ad, Denny’s (NASDAQ: DENN - News) surprised millions of Americans by offering a free Grand Slam breakfast to anyone who visits its restaurants across America between...
Jack in the Box, one of the nation’s largest hamburger chains, kicked off a multi-week marketing campaign during the Super Bowl with a cliffhanger ad that left the fate of famed Jack in the Box...
Marble Slab Creamery is offering customers a new way to celebrate Valentine's Day this year. The brand will celebrate the holiday with its signature Valentine's Heart ice cream cake. Marble Slab...
Starbucks stole headlines this week from the usual suspects on Wall Street with its announcement that the company was planning to lay off 6,700 employees in the coming months.

In an open...

The Gatorade Company, a division of PepsiCo (PEP), will reveal for the first time it has been behind the "What's G" campaign in two new ads featuring an impressive roster of 16 athletes...
The votes are in, and Ted’s Montana Grill has been chosen as one of the “Best Burgers of the United States of America,” according to AOL’s online guide...
Caribou Coffee Company, Inc. (Nasdaq: CBOU - News), the second largest company-owned gourmet coffeehouse operator based in the U.S., will give away free cups of decaf coffee starting at noon on...
BAB, Inc. (OTCBB: BABB), today announced Big Apple Bagels and My Favorite Muffin will be offering 99 cent 16-ounce coffee throughout the month of February in its February Fill Up.

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Jersey Mike’s Subs is harnessing its national network of franchise owners for the first time to support a singular cause. A new quarterly cause-related initiative is launching with the first...
For nearly sixty years, Jack in the Box has been serving its one-of-a-kind tacos to guests. While the chain wouldn’t dream of messing with its taco recipe (unchanged since the 1950s), Jack in the...
Dunkin' Donuts announced today the signing of a multi-unit store development agreement with Peter Turner, as principle, together with several partners for the development of more than 20 new...
The culinary experts at El Pollo Loco have taken a traditional pork dish and given it a tasty new poultry twist. Beginning today through the middle of May 2009, El Pollo Loco will offer Chicken...