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Two upstart coupon companies are tapping the power of online media to turn the traditional coupon system on its head.

One of the companies, Boston-based BuyWithMe, went live online in...
Fazoli's announced that it will give away free kids' meals on Saturdays and Sundays through August. At participating restaurants, children 12 and under will get a free kid's meal when an adult...
The National Restaurant Association (NRA) recognized chefs from five member restaurants in Georgia, Maryland, Michigan, New York City, and Washington, D.C., who are all participating in the sixth...
White Castle System Inc. announced the creation of the White Castle "Lighting the Way" award. The award will be given annually to a local citizen who exemplifies the virtues of giving the best of...
Taco Bell Corp. appointed R/GA as its lead digital agency. As part of an enhanced effort to further integrate digital into its marketing mix, Taco Bell is partnering with R/GA on strategic and...
Starbridge Media Group Inc. announced a partnership with Checkers/Rally’s to produce an auto racing–themed in-store promotional kids meal program for the chains’ stores nationwide. The...
As part of the company’s 25th Anniversary “Papa’s Road Trip” tour, Papa John’s Founder John Schnatter will stop in Denver on Monday, and Los Angeles on Tuesday, on a nationwide search to find the...
CKE Restaurants, Inc., parent company of Carl’s Jr. and Hardee’s, has partnered with Monster Beverage Company, a division of Hansen Natural Corporation, to offer Monster Energy drinks in more...
Jack’s new Chorizo Sausage Breakfast Burrito features hash brown sticks, scrambled eggs, crumbled chorizo sausage and cheddar cheese sauce stuffed in a flour tortilla and served with a side of...
Burger King Corp. kicks off its sponsorship of the action-packed movie “G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra,” which hits theaters on Aug. 7. The film marks the third blockbuster teaming of the summer as...
Baja Fresh Mexican Grill, the quick-casual Mexican chain, is excited to announce that on Wednesday, July 22, 2009 the company gave away over 50,000 free burritos with the purchase of a regular...
Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Egypt Food and Drink Report Q3 2009" report to their offering.

Egypt Food and Drink Report provides industry professionals and...

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "South Africa Food and Drink Report Q3 2009" report to their offering.

Business Monitor International's South Africa Food and Drink...

A new independent study proves for the first time in-store sampling not only has dramatic sales impact on the day of the sampling event, but also increases sales of established products and line...
Producers, retailers, government agency representatives and researchers met at the University of Arkansas for a day-long conference on July 2 to discuss what the future holds for products that...
Nestlé Toll House Café by Chip, a dessert café and bakery, announced today that it is offering franchising opportunities and area developer franchise agreements in Canada and the Middle East. The...