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Yogurtini, Tempe, Arizona’s first self-serve frozen yogurt shop, officially announced the launch of a new self-serve frozen yogurt franchise opportunity.

Yogurtini allows customers to...
Togo’s Eateries Inc. announced it will celebrate National Pastrami Day at all 242 franchised locations on January 14. The first 100 guests at each Togo’s location will receive one free Mini...
Freshii announced that its first master franchisee, David Grossman, recently signed two new sub-franchise agreements for Chicago.

New franchisees Alex Blair and Scott Keeney will each...
Unified Supply Chain Inc. (USCI), a wholly owned subsidiary of International Dairy Queen Inc., announced its annual supply chain partners who provide superior service and outstanding support to 5...
Despite working in a sector averaging roughly 50,000 job losses per month since the start of the recession, retail employees are not providing high-level customer service, according to data from...
Hundreds of children in need have a new toy this Christmas thanks to the customers of Rock ‘n’ Joe Coffeelounge...
Chick-fil-A Inc. announced the addition of two new menu items—the Chick-fil-A Yogurt Parfait and the Chick-fil-A House Roast Coffee—at Chick-fil-A restaurants beginning January 4. The...
Pizza Inn ranked No. 24 in the longevity category and No. 225 overall in a comprehensive analysis of more than 800 franchise systems by AllBusiness.com in its All Star Franchise List. The...
Taco Bell, which does approximately 70 percent of its business via the drive thru, is set to introduce healthier choices for customers with its new Drive-Thru Diet Menu, featuring seven Fresco-...
Papa John’s announced that in celebration of its 25th anniversary, it is ringing in the New Year in New York City’s Times Square.

As part of the festivities, Times Square revelers may...
Pizza Hut is starting 2010 with a new deal for customers: Any pizza is now just $10. That means customers can order any size pizza, with any crust and any toppings, for $10. For an additional $1...
With deal seekers contemplating splurging on post-holiday sales or putting food on their tables, Jack in the Box restaurants announced that participating stores are offering the signature Jumbo...
New Year's Eve and New Year's Day rank among the top five busiest days for Domino's Pizza delivery in the U.S. This year, Domino's expects to sell approximately 19.1 million pizza slices in the U...
After seeing a positive trend in year-over-year same store sales since introducing the Joey Junior burrito limited time offer, Moe’s Southwest Grill decided the menu option is here to stay.
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Mintel reports that chocolate sales around the world have survived through the recession.

In China and the Ukraine, chocolate confectionery sales rose 18 percent and 12 percent,...
COFFEE-MATE introduced its Feel the Love 2010 promotion program, officially launching with the “28 Days of COFFEE-MATE Sweepstakes” during February.

Starting on February 1, the...