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NexCen Brands Inc. (PINK SHEETS: NEXC.PK - News) today announced the opening of the first co-branded Marble Slab Creamery and Great American Cookies franchised store in Bahrain. The store opened...
Dennis M. (“DennyMike”) Sherman, talented barbecue chef and lifelong Mainer, has taken the world of authentic Texas barbecue by storm. At the 18th Annual National Barbecue Association’s (NBBQA)...
Elevation Burger franchisees Neeraj and Lisa Vohra are completing construction for the first of their five locations of the popular Northern Virginia organic burger chain. Elevation Burger will...
For the third consecutive year, the Hobart Center for Foodservice Sustainability (HCFS) is awarding a $5,000 grant to the individual or company judged to have the best-executed foodservice or...
For nearly 70 years, Dairy Queen has been a trendsetter, such as with the often imitated but never duplicated signature Blizzard Treat. Now, after more than 200,000 mentions of the brand in the...
Close to 30,000 fans thought they could write clever new commercials for the Hardee’s highly popular Little Thickburger advertising campaign … and they were right. The restaurant chain unveils 16...
Caribou Coffee Company Inc. (Nasdaq:CBOU), the second largest U.S.-based company-owned gourmet coffeehouse operator based on the number of coffeehouses, today reported financial results for...
Black Box Corporation (NASDAQ: BBOX), an industry-leading provider of voice communications, data infrastructure, and product solutions, announced today a new family of browser-based, networked...
On the heels of a recent opening at the Mall of Dubai, the world's largest mall, Uno Chicago Grill continues its expansion into the Middle East with the opening of its first unit in Kuwait.

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Yum! Brands Inc. (NYSE: YUM) today announced the appointment of Micky Pant, 54, as president, Global Branding, a newly created position reporting directly to David C. Novak, Yum! Brands chairman...
At a time when many companies are simultaneously downsizing their products while raising prices, Gifford’s Ice Cream is bucking the trend.

The award-winning, family-owned and -operated ice...

Del Taco is bringing shrimp back. The Crispy Shrimp Taco is back for a limited time only, beginning today and available while supplies last.

With butterflied shrimp dipped in a lime chili...

If the breakfast segment is beginning to reach capacity, the coffee market needs the fire marshal.

Recent industry headlines seem to be dominated by the swelling number of national quick-...

Mama Fu's Asian House developed a new, contemporary restaurant prototype that streamlines the construction process, enables franchisees to better serve customers, and radically reduces build-out...
When Dan Burrell and Angel Velazquez open the doors of their Jersey Mike’s Subs store in Long Beach next week, the national sub sandwich shop will have opened a milestone 30 stores in California...
Sandella’s Flatbread Café recently opened its first location in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). Dubai, the most populous city in the UAE, has responded quite well to the new store. This location...