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CALIFORNIA TORTILLA INTRODUCES “BURRITO BAILOUT PROGRAM” While many companies across the nation are looking for a handout from the government, East Coast quick-casual chain California Tortilla...
As social networking sites continue to reinvent how people around the globe meet and communicate, iconic brand Great American Cookies has created a new way for friends a world apart to share an...
Leaders from Produce Marketing Association (PMA), National Restaurant Association, and International Foodservice Distributors Association (IFDA) have joined forces on a multi-phase project to...
McDonald's Corporation (NYSE: MCD - News) announced today that global comparable sales increased 7.1 percent in January. Systemwide sales for McDonald's worldwide restaurants were up 2.6 percent...
Two new half-day latte art and sensory skills training workshops will be held during this year's United States Barista Championship in Portland at the American Barista...
Starting today, guests will be able to save money at participating Qdoba locations when they purchase a chicken entrée meal for only $6.99. Qdoba Mexican Grill is the home of handcrafted, fresh...
SignalDemand, an on-demand price and margin optimization software company, appointed Bill Rupp to its board of directors. Rupp brings nearly three decades of manufacturing experience to the board...
Operation Homefront and Hooters have joined together to establish The Valentine Fund in honor of fallen hero SOCS Thomas J. Valentine. The fund will support the families of Special Forces service...
ConAgra Foods announced today the appointment of Joie A. Gregor to the company’s board of directors, effective immediately. The appointment brings the total size of the board to 10 members.

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Results from a January study by The Hartman Group mean bad news for tree-huggers. According to the report, “sustainability” is not a household word. To make matters worse, consumers don’t really...
Nathan's Famous, Inc. (NASDAQ:NATH - News) today reported results for the third quarter of its 2009 fiscal year that ended Dec. 28, 2008.

For the quarter that ended Dec. 28, 2008, income from...

Bematech , Brazil's leader in POS automation, and Logic Controls, a Bematech company, today introduced the LR3000 thermal printer to the U.S. retail and hospitality market. The LR3000 represents...
Burger King Corp. (NYSE:BKC - News) sets off its fourth annual BK 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament, BK B-Ball Battlesm, in New Orleans on Feb. 7, 2009, and will travel to 13 U.S. cities throughout...
UFood Restaurant Group Inc. (OTC BB:UFFC.OB - News) today announced the opening of its first Rocky Mountain location in Draper, Utah, with franchise developer Greg Felder. Mr. Felder has signed...
A new survey conducted by foodservice consultants Technomic Inc. revealed that the mandated calorie disclosure for New York City restaurants with 15 or more units is affecting what items...
Papa Murphy’s Take ‘N’ Bake Pizza is showing its big heart once again this year by offering customers the popular Heart-Shaped Pizza for Valentine’s Day at a great low price. Topped with freshly...