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Wayne Jones will become BJ's Restaurants Inc.'s (NASDAQ: BJRI - News) Executive Vice President and Chief Restaurant Operations Officer next Monday, January 19.

Jones, 49, has more than 25...

A five month phase of requirements for food nutrition labeling began August 1 , 2008, in King County and went into full effect at the start of 2009. The regulations were adopted by the King...
In the new year Figaro’s Pizza is debut its newest menu offering, the NY Style Pizza.

According to Dave Schy, Figaro’s director of new concepts and product development, company...

Del Taco is rolling out three new $3 meals with a chicken soft taco, half-pound bean and cheese burrito, and small drink.

Del’s Deal was introduced in early 2008 and the Classic Combo Deal...

Torex Retail Holdings Limited announced that the Subway restaurant chain signed an agreement to implement the Torex Quick Service Restaurant POS solution globally. This partnership agreement pays...
Pizza Hut is launching the first stage in a menu-wide transition to pizzas made entirely from natural ingredients. The new pizzas provide customers the opportunity to enjoy Pizza Hut pizza free...
Gene Stein, director of business development for COMPLETE FoodService, rolled out a new business division called FAST (Fast Approach Support Team) which was engineered to support franchise...
United Fresh Produce Association (United Fresh) has opened registration for the United Fresh 2009, April 21-24 in Las Vegas, Nevada. One of the highlights of the 2009 show will be the keynote...
Bill McClintock was named senior vice president of development for McAlister's last week.

McClintock joined the McAlister’s team with over 23 years of franchise industry experience under his...

In the month when “forecasts” and “outlooks” for the New Year dominate trade media headlines, the Hartman Group recently assessed the past year, uncovering some original insights in its...
White Castle restaurants will introduce new 'green' food packaging in all 412 locations over the next few weeks.

The formerly white paper sack and white corrugated Crave Cases are going "...

Exit41, Inc., a leading provider of online ordering and call center solutions for the restaurant industry, today announced the closing of an $8.8 million Series C1 funding round from Devonshire...
Sonic Corp. (NASDAQ: SONC) today announced results for the first fiscal quarter of 2009, which ended on November 30, 2008. Key aspects of the company's first quarter performance included:...
Every New Year brings with it resolutions to lose weight and become healthier. This year people who make that commitment might have a new ally: The Coalition for Responsible Nutrition Information...
CKE Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE: CKR - News) announced today that E. Michael Murphy, the company’s current chief administrative officer and general counsel, has been promoted to president and chief...
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