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Panasonic is collaborating with The Culinary Institute of America to enhance culinary support for its line of consumer microwave ovens. As part of this collaboration, The Culinary Institute of...
Hardee’s donated $14,500 to the UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center at the UNC men’s basketball game in Chapel Hill this past weekend.

Bill Boddie, president and CEO of Boddie-Noell...

Wingstop announced today that it sold more than 4 million wings on Super Bowl Sunday, exceeding its projection by a half million. The weekly sales reports also showed that almost half of the...
This Valentine's Day, Berry Chill is offering a sweet deal for all couples--with any chilled yogurt order, they'll receive a free Valentine's Day Chill: five ounces of Pink Guava flavor chilled...
Participating TCBY locations nationwide are celebrating happy hour by offering Beriyo Yogurt Smoothies at half price from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. every day through March. Anyone who needs a late...
Innovative Beverage Group Holdings, Inc. (Pink Sheets: IBGH - News) signed a deal with Clayton Distributing Co. to distribute its proprietary product, drank, the world's first extreme relaxation...
Dr Pepper Snapple Group (NYSE: DPS - News) elected Mike Weinstein, chairman of INOV8 Beverage Company LLC and a leader in the beverage industry for more than 35 years, to its board of directors....
Kolache Factory announced the opening of four new locations in the Houston region. The stores are the newest of the company’s 37 nationwide locations. The new locations feature innovative ways to...
Radiant Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq: RADS - News) today announced the completion of a successful rollout of Aloha Command Center in more than 170 corporate restaurant locations with Noodles...
One of America's most guarded trade secrets, Colonel Sanders' handwritten Original Recipe, made a quiet return to its Louisville home last night. Accompanied by armed guards, KFC brought back the...
Consumers who are loyalty reward program members are far more likely to be Word-of-Mouth (WOM) champions for their favorite brands than non-members, and the more active their program...
During these tough economic times, many companies are trying to strike the ever-evasive balance of investing in talent development while minimizing the financial impact on the bottom line.

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Costa Vida, known for its Baja-inspired, always fresh meals, announced today that Costa Vida CEO Nathan Gardner has been named one of Utah Business magazine’s Forty under 40. Gardner’s dynamic,...
The Private Equity Council today announced that its members have adopted a set of comprehensive responsible investment guidelines that they will apply prior to investing in companies and during...
Carl’s Jr. today announced the opening of its new flagship restaurant in Carpinteria, California. Located two miles from the corporate headquarters of parent company CKE Restaurants Inc. the new...
The more than three-month-long Salmonella outbreak that rocked restaurants and sickened more than 1,400 people this past summer left consumers a bit confused about the safety of the food supply,...