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After languishing for weeks in a hospital bed following a nearly fatal run-in with a bus, Jack, the iconic founder and namesake of Jack in the Box restaurants, emerged from his coma earlier this...
Daylight Savings signals change. This year, Arby’s wants to add one more item to that list – change your burger. To celebrate the launch of its Roastburger sandwiches, which feature oven roasted...
Burger King Corp. (NYSE:BKC) will showcase the hottest new Latino musical talent during its 3rd annual Tu Ciudad, Tu Música promotional tour, headlined by rising Latin pop star Pee Wee (formerly...
A bipartisan group of four senators announced yesterday they’re taking on one of today’s most pressing issues. No, not that pesky bank bailout—the efficiency of the FDA.

U.S. Senators Dick...

Women’s Foodservice Forum (WFF) today announced Dr. Rohini Anand, Senior Vice-President and Global Chief Diversity Officer at Sodexo, Loria Danage-Scott, Vice-President of ARAMARK, and Barbara...
Dunkin' Donuts signed a multi-unit store development agreement with Chi Yung Wang for the development of five restaurants in South Carolina. The franchisee's plans call for one unit to open in...
CKE Restaurants (NYSE: CKR - News) announced today period one same-store sales decreased 0.6 percent for the four weeks ended Feb. 23, 2009, for Carl’s Jr. and Hardee’s.

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Combining its passion for handcrafted meals, fresh ingredients, and unique renditions of Mexican cuisine, Qdoba Mexican Grill is proud to announce in Colorado today its new Chili Verde....
Dairy Queen today unveiled an online game to support the treat category leader’s recently introduced Sweet Deals, a new permanent value menu. The game is live at DQ....
Health magazine recently named Panera Bread the healthiest restaurant in the country in the fast food restaurant category. In the March issue, Panera was praised for offering customers the choice...
SteakenBurger, a family-owned restaurant located at 1961 West Dunlap Avenue in Phoenix, recently launched its first concept store. Offering a mix of “Local, Fresh, Authentic” foods, SteakenBurger...
Two pieces of legislation introduced in the Maryland General Assembly would make it much easier for the state’s restaurant patrons to manage their weight and avoid heart disease.

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Chick-fil-A will do its part to support the local economy with the opening of the first stand-alone Chick-fil-A restaurant in Estero, Florida, on March 5, giving away more than $26,000 in free...
McDonald's honored its top restaurant managers today in Chicago with the 2008 Ray Kroc Award, an annual performance-based award that recognizes the top performing McDonald's restaurant managers...
Breads of the World, local franchisee for Panera Bread in central and southwestern Ohio, is pleased to announce the fourth annual Rising Above student essay contest, which will run from March 1-...