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The Third Annual Ultimate Barista Challenge U.S.A. is coming to the International Restaurant...
On Feb. 6, Corner Bakery Cafe will bring its signature catering services to the backstage official Talent Gift Lounge for the 51st Annual Grammy Awards at STAPLES Center. Chosen as the exclusive...
With more than 8.5 billion brown bag lunches being packed by Americans in 2008 and 93 percent of them packed for financial reasons, Qdoba Mexican Grill announced today that it will offer guests...
Beautiful Brands International opened its second franchised FreshBerry Frozen Yogurt Café. The newest member of the FreshBerry franchise family is located at 8902 E. Via Linda Rd, on the...
The California Restaurant Association (CRA) today announced a partnership with FoodCalc, makers of an online tool, MenuCalc, which calculates the nutritional profile of recipes.

As a CRA...

The Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI) is urging retail chains to get important food-safety information to consumers through their wallets and key chains.

The nonprofit group is...

Dunkin' Donuts is introducing its new Waffle Breakfast Sandwich today. The new offering is a sweet and savory, Oven-Toasted sandwich featuring cherrywood smoked bacon, scrambled egg,s and...
One lucky Pizza Hut fan will get the chance to travel to Italy courtesy of Pizza Hut in the Passport to Italy Sweepstakes on Facebook. Between now and March 7, simply join the growing legion of...
Now is a good time to stock your kitchen with ingredients that will help you weather tough economic times and help your customers stick with their healthy New Year resolutions. The following...
The following statement was released today by the Peanut Corporation of America, which recently found itself at the center of a federal criminal investigation regarding its role in the recent...
CKE Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE:CKR - News) announced today same-store sales for its Carl’s Jr. and Hardee’s brands for fiscal year ended Jan. 26, 2009, increased 1.7 percent, its sixth-consecutive...
Burger King Corp. (NYSE:BKC - News) is adding two bite-sized menu additions, the BK Burger Shots and BK Breakfast Shots.

Available in a two-pack or a six-pack, BK Burger Shots offer...

Foodservice supplier Rich Products Corporation launched ToppingTruth.com, a new foodservice microsite designed to provide chefs and operators with information and peer insights into the benefits...
Sandella’s Development Agent Marc Hughston and franchisee Sudhir Kumar have each signed leases in Orange County, California, that will bring two new stores to the West Coast. Sandella’s Flatbread...
Vapiano area developer and franchisee Tim McCallum, of McCallum holdings, will open the first of 10 restaurants at Mockingbird Station in Dallas. The innovative fresh casual restaurant and...