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Jody Maroni, the world famous sausagemaker known for his chicken and pork gourmet sausages, has added a Veggie Hot Dog to his menu mix. This falls under the heading, “They said it would never...
-Baja Fresh Mexican Grill the quick casual Mexican grill chain today announced the grand opening of its two newest locations and its newest concept, Baja Fresh Express. These new express concepts...
The Institute of Certified Franchise Executives (ICFE)™ and the Franchising Association of India (FAI) will cooperate to launch the Certified Franchise Executive (CFE)™ program in India starting...
As campaign headlines blare on about lipstick on pigs, hockey moms, angry pastors and a bridge to nowhere, KFC is challenging all presidential debate participants -- candidates, moderators, and...
SCA Tissue plans for a new engineering/design center in Philadelphia that will help drive innovation in its dispenser systems and keep the company on the cutting edge of the industry.

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Will it be Obama or McCain? The Chicago yogurt shop Berry Chill is debuting the limited-edition Berry Obama and McCain Crunch menu items and using each offerings' popularity as a voting gauge....
Widely recognized as the heart of the Culver’s® franchise, co-founder Ruth Culver is credited with creating the service culture that is ever-present in all 386 Culver’s restaurants today. Sadly,...
Au Bon Pain today announced the expansion of its popular new Portions menu with the addition of five delicious dessert options with 200 calories or less per serving. Items on the Portions menu...
Taco Bell joined Heidi Montag and Spencer Pratt for the second consecutive year in an effort to raise awareness of global hunger. “Reality Check Challenge” 2008, which was held at a Los Angeles-...
Mrs. Fields’ Original Cookies Inc. (the “Company” or “Mrs. Fields”) has successfully satisfied the restructuring conditions set forth in its Plan of Reorganization and the plan has been confirmed...
With an existing 20 licensed locations around the country, Einstein Noah Restaurant Group is set to open at least 15 additional licensed units before the end of the year. The company only began...
Envysion Inc. has begun rolling out a phased implementation of its Envysion Video MVaaS system for Captain D's seafood restaurants. Envysion Video is a web-based video management service that...
Dunkin' Donuts is launching "America's Latte Break," a new nationwide program to help people keep themselves running in the afternoon more affordably. Customers at any participating Dunkin'...
The first Hispanic Achievement...
The Foodservice Consultants Society International (FCSI) Americas Division officially achieved its legal independence from the FCSI Worldwide governing body during a recent Board of Directors...
Sodexo was named the foodservice provider for the Marine Corps Marathon yesterday. Under the new agreement, Sodexo will provide the fuel that makes both the marathoners and event staff run later...