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Java Detour (Pink Sheets: JVDT - News) has sold two of its corporate-owned stores, in Yuba City and Marysville, California, to a new franchisee, Java NorCal LLC. The two stores were sold for a...
A major warming trend hit Chicago this morning as Jamba Juice unveiled its new Steel Cut Oatmeal with Fruit during a citywide oatmeal run to serve breakfast to the tireless workers of Chicago’s...
IHOP plans to serve millions of free pancakes in celebration of National Pancake Day on February 24, 2009. The celebration is designed to bring together friends and family, as well as to raise $1...
When asked to recall the top food-related stories of 2008, the nation's food editors focused on issues with global significance. Topping the list was the spike in food prices across the world,...
In another era, children would get in trouble for talking fresh. These days, when teens and preteens are talking fresh, those who provide foods and beverages to this generation would be well...
Despite the economic recession, consumers are likely to hold steady and maintain natural and organic grocery purchasing in 2009. That's according to a recent MamboTrack study by Mambo Sprouts...
The Food Channel (www.foodchannel.com) has released its Top Ten Food Trends for 2009, identifying the significant food movements consumers, foodservice professionals, and manufacturers should...
As part of its recent efforts to upscale its menu and capture full-service patrons looking for a deal, Hardee’s today rolled out the Ham...
With the introduction of Cup of Joe for a Joe, Green Beans Coffee is giving everyone an opportunity to express their support for U.S. men and women in uniform through the simple act of buying a...
Tis the season to wait in line as the first 100 customers at the Dec. 18 opening of San Antonio's newest Chick-fil-A restaurant at 5615 W. 1604 Loop N. (at Alamo Ranch Marketplace) will be...
Campero USA Corp., the U.S. affiliate of Pollo Campero, held a reception in South Florida on December 10 to benefit the Ayudame a Vivir Foundation ("Help Me Live Foundation"). Patty Gutierrez,...
Papa Bello Enterprises Inc. (Pink Sheets: PAPA - News) announced plans for continued overseas expansion by entering a partnership with master franchise development company, Fusion Global Partners...
Costa Vida announced today the launch of its holiday gift card promotion, which rewards customers with a free $5 gift card for every purchase of $30 in Costa Vida gift cards.

Customers can...

Nearly half of the children in the small, central African country of Rwanda reportedly suffer from chronic malnutrition and at least two-thirds of the population lives below the country's...
Organic To Go (OTCBB: OTGOE) today announced that it has expanded in the Washington DC metro area on two fronts. The company has launched a strategic expansion of its catering operation options...
California Pizza Kitchen (CPK) (NASDAQ:CPKI - News) opened a seventh restaurant in the Philippines today. The restaurant, opened by CPK franchise partner Global Restaurant Concepts Inc., is...