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Costa Vida, known for its Baja-inspired, always fresh meals, announced today the roll-out of its Star Student Award Program, which recognizes student excellence within the community. The Star...
The Ted’s Montana Grill “Real Deal”--a three-course meal at a great price--has been satisfying guests’ cravings for classic American food so well that the restaurant company now features two...
In February, Bruegger’s will launch a new lunch menu featuring chef-created hot paninis and signature sandwiches made with a new selection of freshly baked breads. Citing consumer demand for...
DiPasqua Enterprises, owner of 89 SUBWAY Restaurants in Central Florida, will celebrate its Calypso Commons location’s Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Certification on Wed.,...
Green Mountain Coffee Roasters, Inc. (NASDAQ: GMCR) is looking for potential solutions to one of the world’s most pressing challenges: climate change.

The Vermont-based company has issued a...

Now through March 17, businesses across the nation will display their support for the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) through one of the organization’s largest and longest-running...
NexCen Brands Inc. (PINK SHEETS: NEXC.PK) today announced that it has signed a master franchise agreement with Thirtythree Private Limited of Singapore for the expansion of its Marble Slab...
The Board of Directors for Brinker International Inc. (NYSE: EAT - News) yesterday declared a quarterly dividend of $0.11 per share on the common stock of the company.

The dividend will be...

Smithfield’s Chicken ‘N Bar-B-Q announced that its signature Bar-B-Q is now available for purchase online at www.scnbnc.com. Customers may order Bar-B-Q and have it shipped anywhere in the...
Sara Lee Corp. (NYSE: SLE) today appointed Jan Pieter (JP) Schretlen to vice president and general manager for its foodservice beverage unit.

Schretlen, 37, will lead all aspects of Sara Lee...

The company that brought the now ubiquitous coaster pagers to full-service restaurants is taking a cue from cash-strapped consumers and trading down. Long Range Systems (LRS) recently created the...
Last week, Papa John’s (NASDAQ: PZZA - News) Founder John Schnatter visited the Middle East and helped serve more than 250 troops stationed at Camp Buehring in Kuwait.

“It was an honor...

T.G.I. Friday's restaurants (www.fridays.com) have created an economic stimulus package of their own: a Buy One Entree, Get One Free offer through March 1, at participating restaurants in the U.S...
Trufoods, the New York City-based parent company of Wall Street Deli, Ritter’s Frozen Custard, Pudgie’s Famous Chicken, and Arthur Treacher’s Fish...
Capitalizing on the patriotic tastes to be found on Domino's American Legends pizzas and its new advertising spokesman, the fictional politician, "Secretary of Taste," Domino's Pizza (NYSE: DPZ...
Fat Tuesday is shaving off the pounds this year thanks to Long John Silver’s with the introduction of its new lower-calorie plates under 350 calories. These new options are part of Long John...