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Even as diners trade down to cheaper meal options, fiscal reports for the top quick-serve chains prove there is no guarantee that all quick-serves will benefit from the trend.

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The holidays have officially arrived at Dunkin' Donuts, and along with traditional lights and decorations come lattes, decorated donuts, and a new rich, chewy brownie. Today, Dunkin' Donuts...
Amanda Wilson is connecting thousands of McDonald's (NYSE:MCD - News) crew employees across North America in her new role as the resident blogger on StationM, McDonald's online crew community....
Casual-dining chains continue to lower prices in hopes of keeping diners from trading down to quick-serves during the tough economic times. Applebee's has launched a limited-time "2 for $20"...
A study published in the journal, Drug and Alcohol Dependence, warned that energy drinks can cause caffeine intoxication and suggested product warning labels be made mandatory for such products...
Starbucks (Nasdaq:SBUX - News) hopes to help ease the pressure on customers’ pocketbooks with the introduction this month of Starbucks Gold. The program is the next evolution of Starbucks Card...
The NPD Group's Consumer Spending Indicator reports where consumers say they are most and least likely to cut back their spending. In October, consumers said they were most likely to cut back on...
Healthy Fast Food Inc., (OTCBB:HFFI - News) (OTCBB:HFFIW - News) (OTCBB:HFFIZ - News) continues its expansion efforts of EVOS Feel Great Fast Food, announced today the opening of the newest...
Eat'n Park Restaurants and its team members are kicking off the 30th Annual Caring for Kids Campaign in all restaurant locations today. Their goal is to raise more than $320,000 during the four...
Coca-Cola North America (CCNA) today announced a high-profile partnership with Mexican superstar and goalkeeper Francisco Guillermo "Memo" Ochoa.

Memo will become an official Coca-Cola...

White Castle will induct the Class of 2008 into its Cravers Hall of Fame with a festive celebration. The ceremony will be held at the company's home office located 555 West Goodale Street,...
Burger King Corp. (NYSE:BKC) is running a holiday sweepstakes that offers consumers a chance to win one of 500 Wii systems with the purchase of a BK Crown Card.

Each BK Crown Card purchased...

Casdex signed a five-year contact with Baja Fresh to provide its flagship digitization and archiving services to the nationwide food chain. Under this agreement, Casdex will digitize all human...
Today, the Little Caesars Veterans Program has nearly three times the expected number of veterans participating in the program--45 veterans are applying more than $1.25 million in credits and...
Despite the recent flurry of financial and economic gloom, Pittsburgh-based HyperActive Technologies expects its year-over-year revenues will multiply by more than 400 percent this year--to more...