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Smithfield’s Chicken ‘N Bar-B-Q announced that its signature Bar-B-Q is now available for purchase online at www.scnbnc.com. Customers may order Bar-B-Q and have it shipped anywhere in the...
Sara Lee Corp. (NYSE: SLE) today appointed Jan Pieter (JP) Schretlen to vice president and general manager for its foodservice beverage unit.

Schretlen, 37, will lead all aspects of Sara Lee...

The company that brought the now ubiquitous coaster pagers to full-service restaurants is taking a cue from cash-strapped consumers and trading down. Long Range Systems (LRS) recently created the...
Last week, Papa John’s (NASDAQ: PZZA - News) Founder John Schnatter visited the Middle East and helped serve more than 250 troops stationed at Camp Buehring in Kuwait.

“It was an honor...

T.G.I. Friday's restaurants (www.fridays.com) have created an economic stimulus package of their own: a Buy One Entree, Get One Free offer through March 1, at participating restaurants in the U.S...
Trufoods, the New York City-based parent company of Wall Street Deli, Ritter’s Frozen Custard, Pudgie’s Famous Chicken, and Arthur Treacher’s Fish...
Capitalizing on the patriotic tastes to be found on Domino's American Legends pizzas and its new advertising spokesman, the fictional politician, "Secretary of Taste," Domino's Pizza (NYSE: DPZ...
Fat Tuesday is shaving off the pounds this year thanks to Long John Silver’s with the introduction of its new lower-calorie plates under 350 calories. These new options are part of Long John...
Who needs hot sauce when you have The Jonas Brothers with your crispy taco? Arguably the hottest teen sensation at the moment is teaming up with Mexican quick-service restaurant, Taco Bueno, for...
The School of Business at Kendall College announced today that it has partnered with the Chicago-based school’s culinary arts school to create a new curriculum for students. The school now offers...
PepsiCo, Inc. (NYSE: PEP - News) today reported solid results for the fourth quarter and full year 2008. For the full year, the company grew net revenue 10 percent to $43.3 billion and delivered...
The winners of "Ben and Kelly's White Wedding at a White Castle" contest are Rosemary Coones, 23, and Clinton Smith, 25, of Louisville. The lucky couple will be married on Saturday, February 14,...
A health and cost conscious, eco-concerned market has been looking for a low-sugar beverage that tastes terrific and saves on packaging waste. Flavrz is a concentrated liquid drink mix that you...
Armanino Foods of Distinction Inc. (Pink Sheets:AMNF - News) announced today that it has implemented its management succession plan following the death of its Chairman and CEO. David B. Scatena,...
Organic To Go (OTCBB: OTGO) announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to sell a $5 million secured convertible promissory note to Inventages Wealth Management Inc., one of the...
Pizza Patrón, the premier Latino pizza brand, announced today that systemwide comparable sales increased 7.9 percent in January. This follows the chain's 3.29 percent comparable sales gain for...