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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...

Western Sizzlin Corporation (Nasdaq: WEST - News) terminated its exchange offer for up to 680,500 shares of Jack in the Box Inc. (NYSE: JBX - News) as a result of a regulatory compliance...
Fog Cutter Capital Group Inc.'s (OTCBB:FCCG - News) Fatburger unit entered into a multi-unit restaurant development agreement allowing PT. GLOBAL FOOD INDONESIA to develop and operate Fatburger...
Elevation Burger CEO Hans Hess is the winner of the “Visionary” category in the Greater Washington Green Business Awards hosted by the Washington Business Journal and the Greater...
Starbucks (NASDAQ:SBUX - News) announced today the participation of 10,000 of its partners (employees) in four days of community service projects across New Orleans from October 27 through 30....
Kids' trick-or-treat bags will be filled with more than just sticky sweet candy this year, some may get a coupon for a free Wendy's Jr. Frosty and help another kid find a home.

Since 1992,...

FETCO, a coffee grinding, brewing, and serving equipment provider, is debuting of an online feature called “Ask The Expert” at FETCO.com. Shane Blais, FETCO’s director of corporate training, will...
WingStreet, a delivery wing restaurant will soon be available at 40 Pizza Hut restaurants in the Detroit area. In celebration of WingStreet’s arrival to Detroit, the company will give away free...
Now through November 8, 2008, Arby’s is offering its Market Fresh Toasted Subs, including fries and a drink, for $5.

Consumers can choose from one of Arby’s mouth-watering Market Fresh...

Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Roy Williams is joining Pizza Hut and Yum! Brands in a global Hunger Relief effort. Williams issued a challenge to players in three other cities to see who could...
Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory Inc. (Nasdaq: RMCF), which franchises gourmet chocolate and confection stores, and Cold Stone Creamery are signing a nonbinding Letter of Intent to negotiate the...
For anyone in foodservice, food safety is always important. But a study out yesterday found that concerns about food safety among consumers are also high—ranking higher than even concerns about...
Yum! Brands selected Kronos to provide online hiring solutions.

The Kronos selection-and-hiring solution enables Yum! Brands to offer an online application process. The solution can be...

Dunkin' Donuts opened its first green store today. The St. Petersburg, Florida, restaurant is Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certified and includes other green initiatives...