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Now that the holiday gift-giving is over, it's time for some serious penny pinching. But before you resort to eating cold cereal for every meal or making "soup" from ketchup and water, you might...
Ruth’s Hospitality Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: RUTH - News) today announced that Thomas E. O’Keefe has resigned his roles as the company's Executive Vice-President, Chief Legal, and Compliance Officer....
With the year coming to a close, a recent StrategyOne survey* shows nearly two out of three Americans would take time to rejuvenate if they had an extra 15 minutes in their day. But with more...
Chick-fil-A Celebrates New Year with FREE Chicken Biscuits Chain-wide promotion reminds consumers that the original Chick-fil-A Chicken Biscuit can be ‘imitated but never duplicated’ Chick-...
Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE:YUM) today announced that it is launching a free online fitness program starting January 1, 2009, to help people jumpstart their 2009 New Year’s resolution to exercise...
According to the Yellow Pages Association (YPA), the “pizza” heading—the fifth most used out of more than 4,000 total Yellow Pages headings—reaches its highest usage in January. It had some 60...
Moe's Southwest Grill co-founder Matt Andrew, along with partner Tony Lewis, is opening a new made-to-order pizza concept called Maddio’s Pizza Joint in Atlanta on January 1, 2009 at 3027 North...
Sonic America’s Drive-In®, today announced the national launch of its Everyday Value Menu. With the challenging economic environment, consumers are relying on special price offerings and value...
NexCen Brands, Inc. (NASDAQ: NEXC - News) today announced that it completed the sale of its Bill Blass licensing business to Peacock International Holdings, LLC on December 24, 2008 pursuant to...
Pizza Fusion is concluding 2008 with 16 restaurants open in eight states across the map, from California and Washington to New Jersey and Florida. The chain, which started 2008 with only two...
Although it is a mysterious pink luncheon meat for the rest of America, SPAM has meant comfort food for more than 60 years in Hawaii.

In response to the popularity of their new SPAM...

Lee Clark has been named senior vice president of finance and chief financial officer for Food Services of America (FSA).

Clark's promotion from vice president moves him to the corporate...

Snappy Salads wants to help North Americans lose 30,000 pounds by recycling energy-efficient fluorescent household light bulbs beginning January 2, 2009.

It is estimated that improperly...

O’Charley’s Inc. (Nasdaq: CHUX - News) today announced that Gregory L. Burns will retire as chairman and CEO effective February 12, 2009 after 25 years with the company. The company’s Board of...
Smashburger is pleased to announce that the Bayou City marks the company’s foray into the Texas market.

Today, Smashburger opens the doors to its first Houston store. Conveniently located at...

On Sunday, December 21, 2008, AMC Wings Inc, a wholly owned subsidiary of Diversified Restaurant Holdings, Inc (OTCBB: DFRH - News), opened a Buffalo Wild Wings location in Flint, Michigan. This...