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Uno Chicago Grill will cater the Illinois Inaugural Celebration Ball with classic Uno deep-dish pizza as part of an invitation-only event featuring more than 30 themed dining rooms. Uno will be...
Raising Cane’s Chicken Fingers, one of the fastest-growing restaurant chains in the U.S., has named Layne Marshall as director of recruiting.

In this position, Marshall will manage the...

Doughnut lovers are going to have no problem celebrating inauguration week since two top segment players are leading the celebration with special offers.

Dunkin' Donuts is releasing the "...

Denny’s (NASDAQ:DENN - News) hired advertising agency, Goodby, Silverstein...
Pepsi is partnering with Spike Lee and Howard University for the "Refresh the World" Symposium to address issues ranging from the economy to Black America and more. Leading experts on education,...
Carlos Budet is finding there’s one small glitch in his big plans for the 185-unit Taco Maker chain. The recession.

Budet, president and CEO of FransGlobal, which owns Taco Maker, has a...

First Data introduced two new point of sale (POS) terminals, the FD300 and the FD200, today. The FD300 is designed for operations that have more than one business at the same location, and the...
Camille’s Sidewalk Café opened its first Camille’s restaurant in Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin.

The newest member of the Camille’s franchise family is located at 1120 122nd Street, Suite 3, just...

Einstein Noah Restaurant Group (NASDAQ: BAGL - News) today announced that Jeffrey J. O'Neill, in connection with his employment as CEO of the company, has been granted 63,776 restricted shares of...
Smashburger has secured its third franchisee and “Founders Club” member, SB Alamo Development, LLC. This latest franchise agreement brings the total number of Smashburger franchise locations to...
Ben Cohen and Jerry Greenfield, founders of Ben...
In true Have It Your Way spirit, Burger King Corp. is rewarding guests who use their Visa cards with chances to win the ultimate customizable prize--a $1,000 Amazon.com Gift Card or $1,000 Amazon...

CiCi’s Pizza announced a new partnership with Houston-based Revention Inc., to provide point-of-sale systems in all of its corporate locations and many of its franchised stores, beginning early this year....

Wayne Jones will become BJ's Restaurants Inc.'s (NASDAQ: BJRI - News) Executive Vice President and Chief Restaurant Operations Officer next Monday, January 19.

Jones, 49, has more than 25...

A five month phase of requirements for food nutrition labeling began August 1 , 2008, in King County and went into full effect at the start of 2009. The regulations were adopted by the King...
In the new year Figaro’s Pizza is debut its newest menu offering, the NY Style Pizza.

According to Dave Schy, Figaro’s director of new concepts and product development, company...