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Burger King Europe GmbH, a subsidiary of Burger King Corporation, announced today the opening of the first Burger King restaurant in the Czech Republic. This new market entry is an important step...
Starbucks Coffee Company (Nasdaq: SBUX - News) announced today the first (STARBUCKS)RED EXCLUSIVE beverages will be available in participating stores in the U.S. and Canada from Thursday,...
The November results of The NPD Group’s Consumer Spending Indicator suggest consumers are not ready to head back to the stores, at least not yet.

The percentage of consumers who believe the...

In a sign that the Golden Arches might not be as recession proof as Jim Skinner thinks, the company announced yesterday that the suggested price point for the double cheeseburger will increase to...

Fifty-three years after it was opened and dedicated as the Charlotte Coliseum, the city’s historic stadium on Independence Boulevard is getting a new name--Bojangles’ Coliseum.

The Charlotte City...

Papa John’s founder John Schnatter, his wife, Annette, and their Evergreen Real Estate company, last week were named the 2008 National Trails Corporate Award winners, during the American Trails...
The Washington Restaurant Association announced today it is partnering with Stayhealthy, Inc. and developing a pilot program in select Washington restaurants. Aimed at defining a national...
Einstein Bros. Bagels is celebrating the grand opening of the newest location in Las Vegas at the intersection of Maule Ave. and S. Rainbow Blvd.

"We are building up tremendous momentum in...

P.F. Chang's China Bistro, Inc. (NASDAQ: PFCB - News) today announced that Russell Owens, president of Pei Wei Asian Diner, will resign from his position effective December 2008 to pursue other...
From stocking stuffers to show stoppers, Green Mountain Coffee and Keurig have gifts to please every coffee lover on your holiday list.

To kick off the season, Green Mountain Coffee is...

Each year, Unified Supply Chain, Inc. (USCI), a wholly owned subsidiary of International Dairy Queen, Inc., recognizes supply-chain partners who provide superior service and outstanding support...
The Raleigh, North Carolina, marketing and communications agency, MSA, captured five awards--the most of any advertising agency, at the annual Subway Agency Summit held recently in New Orleans....
Abe Dortheimer and his company, Silver Lining, have franchised with Sandella’s Flatbread Café to bring a new unit in Terminal B1 of Newark Liberty International Airport in New Jersey.

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Elevation Burger franchisees, Brian Edgar, Matt Jerkovich and Andy Herriott, recently signed a lease securing real estate in Montclair for the first of their five units in New Jersey.

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