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Nearly seven months ago today, QSR spoke with the ambitious pizza chain Marco’s Pizza. At that point its goal was to reach 500 stores by 2010. What its leaders didn’t know was Wall Street...
In these financially difficult times, Del Taco declares the “Bird is the Word” for great flavor and superior value. Today, the nation’s No.2 Mexican quick-serve chain launches a promotional...
Jersey Mike’s Subs continues its steady expansion throughout the country with the opening of its first sub shops in Illinois. In early April, the first Jersey Mike's Subs opened in Vernon Hills...
The Steak n Shake Company (NYSE: SNS - News) today announced its results for its second fiscal quarter 2009, which ended April 8, 2009.

Fiscal Second Quarter 2009 Results

Net...

Kidz Bop, the most popular and most recognized music product in the U.S. for kids ages five to 12, and McDonald’s are joining together for the first time, making the popular music brand available...
Avid fans and first-time visitors alike flocked to Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen restaurants on Wednesday, April 22, for 'Popeyes Pay Day.' This national one-day promotion featured eight pieces of...
Despite testimony in the Senate over the past few days, Canadian restaurateurs are still baffled by the skyrocketing credit card fees being charged to restaurants each time a customer pays with...
Raising Cane’s Chicken Fingers, one of the fastest-growing restaurant chains in the U.S., opened its newest location to record crowds this week in Grove City, Ohio. The store, located at 1944...
Marble Slab Creamery is repositioning its global brand image to better reflect its gourmet ice cream artistry experience. The brand is reconnecting with its chef-driven roots through a rebranding...
Domino's Pizza (NYSE: DPZ - News) has a new line of pastas that gives you more for your money -- including a handmade, oven-baked bowl, delivered right to your door.

To help launch this...

Papa John's International Inc. (NASDAQ: PZZA - News) today announced the appointment of Joseph Jude Thompson as president and chief operating officer. Thompson will continue on the Papa John’s...
Quiznos introduced a new corporate slogan, “Move Swiftly With a Clear Purpose … Do It Today,” designed to encourage the organization to enhance its competitive edge by responding quickly to the...
Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. (NYSE: CMG and CMG.B) today reported financial results for its first quarter ended March 31, 2009.

Highlights for the first quarter of 2009 as compared to the...

Lime Fresh Mexican Grill has been a staple in South Beach since 2004. After expanding to North Miami Beach, Pembroke Pines, and Coconut Creek, it has made its way back down south and successfully...
United Fresh Produce Association (United Fresh) Vice President of Nutrition and Health Dr. Lorelei DiSogra, along with representatives from the Nevada Department of Education, visited students...
Yum! Brands Inc. (NYSE: YUM) today reported results for the first quarter ended March 21, 2009 including EPS growth of 14 percent, excluding special items. EPS including special items declined 10...