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BK Asiapac, Pte. Ltd. (BKAP), the wholly owned subsidiary of Burger King Corp. (NYSE:BKC - News) and DaChan Great Wall Group (DCG) announced today an agreement for BKAP to take an equity position...
Organic Alliance, Inc. (Pink Sheets: ORGC), announced today that Parker Booth has assumed the role of president.

Booth has more than 30 years of sales and operation experience in the fresh...

Panda Express is celebrating its 25th anniversary this month.

Coinciding with this milestone anniversary is the release of a new signature menu item, Beijing Beef.

“When I opened the...

For the third consecutive week, Republicans participating in the Domino's Pizza Tracker Poll, launched Oct. 7 on the company's Web site, spend more money per order than Democrats do. To date,...
With the “Plan to Win” in full swing, it’s rarely news when McDonald’s reports strong quarterly earnings. But amidst an economic crisis, it is surprising to see a company post a 7.1 percent...
Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, a division of AFC Enterprises, Inc. (NASDAQ: AFCE), announced the recipients of its franchise awards at its annual International Franchise Conference, held in...
M-Dialog, a mobile solutions company, released a self-service cell phone coupon and promotion tool for independent restaurant owners earlier this week. The mobile coupon software enables managers...
After months of searching for the hottest beats in the land, KFC has selected an Atlanta-based artist as its 2008 "Hitmaker." The Hitmaker song contest winner, Sorrow's Child, wins a home...
In a recently-completed survey of consumers, Chicago-based foodservice consultants Technomic, Inc. found that the financial market meltdown is likely to cause a high number (74 percent) of...
Starbucks is rolling out a new limited-edition Thanksgiving Blend in stores naitonwide beginning November 4. In addition to classic drink sizes, the coffee will also be available in 1 lb. bags....
SteelKor, LLC signed a joint marketing agreement with HealthPro Brands, Inc. to introduce the newest system in the fight against food-borne illness outbreaks linked to produce.

“The X-Green...

South Bend, Indiana, is open for Dunkin' Donuts franchise sales with plans to open more than 25 new restaurants over the next several years. The company's plans call for selling of franchises in...
The Whataburger Family Foundation will award more than $110,000 in college scholarships to 57 Whataburger family members and their relatives for the fall 2008 semester--the most since the...
Yum! Brands seafood concept Long John Silver’s is rolling out a nationwide low-calorie entrée line today called Freshside Grille. Each of the three new center-of-the-plate offerings has 10 or...
Mimi’s Cafe will celebrate the grand reopening of its Laguna Niguel restaurant with a series of community events including a ribbon cutting with the mayor, free meals, and fundraising for...
QCarolina Restaurants LLC, led by former Bojangles' CEO Joe Drury, bought 16 Qdoba Mexican Grill restaurants in North Carolina and 2 in Tennessee.

"Our group is excited about the Qdoba...