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CFO Brian Goldberg of Sweet Leaf Tea was named “CFO of the Year” by Austin Business Journal. Goldberg has been CFO and COO at the Austin-based company since 2005 during which time he has...
ARAMARK Selected to Manage Georgetown University Hotel...
TurboChef Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ-GM: OVEN) and The Middleby Corporation (NASDAQ: MIDD) announced last week they have entered into an agreement of merger. In the proposed transaction, holders...
Schlotzsky’s is rolling out three new chicken sandwich varieties. Company President Kelly Roddy says the new line will earn chicken more customer attention since the meat it often overshadowed by...
CiCi's Pizza is cheering on the American women in tonight's 10-meter platform diving competition, offering a free Pepperoni Flip when an American diver flips their way to an overall perfect 10 in...
The Pepsi Bottling Group, Inc. (NYSE: PBG - News) and Dr Pepper Snapple Group, Inc. (NYSE: DPS - News) agreed to expand the Crush beverage portfolio throughout the U.S.

“This agreement...

ConAgra Foods, Inc. (NYSE: CAG - News) will participate in several new programs designed to reinforce the company’s commitment to reducing energy consumption and greenhouse gas emissions....
World's Healthiest Pizza (WHP) is introducing the first delivery pizza in the U.S. fortified with the high-survivability probiotic, GanedenBC30 (Bacillus coagulans GBI-30, 6086). The probiotics...
In an unconventional move, Flying Pie Pizzeria (Flying Pie) is launching a national search for a new "Whirled Leader" with the expertise and financial backing to perpetuate the restaurant's...
Einstein Noah Restaurant Group (Nasdaq: BAGL - News) signed a multiunit development agreement with restaurateur Charles Loflin to franchise Einstein Bros. Bagels restaurants and continue to...
Starbucks Coffee Company (NASDAQ: SBUX - News), PepsiCo, Inc. (NYSE: PEP - News) and Unilever (NYSE: UN - News) (NYSE: UL - News) today announced a licensing agreement for the manufacturing,...
Capitalizing on the popularity of the sandwich segment, Dairy Queen is introducing three new Iron Grilled Sandwiches at participating locations nationwide. In 2007, sandwiches were a $21 billion...
Debbi Fields, founder of Mrs. Fields, released the following statement regarding the announcement that Mrs. Field Famous Brands LLC plans to file chapter 11 bankruptcy reorganization:

“Mrs....

Pizza Fusion was recognized by People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) on Friday as one the top 10 vegan-friendly pizzerias in the U.S. Voted on by PETA members, Pizza Fusion was...
Dunkin’ Donuts is in the midst of a national expansion to increase its franchised locations in the U.S. Fueling this growth is today’s announcement that several rural markets near or adjacent to...