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Smashburger signed a deal with Cow Town Sizzle Inc. to operate 12 restaurants in the greater Fort Worth metro area. The Cow Town Sizzle Inc. venture is a branch of SB Sizzle Inc., the franchisee...
Carvel Ice Cream is inviting guests to enjoy a free Oreo Lil’ Rounder on September 24 from 3 p.m. until 7 p.m. for Customer Appreciation Day at participating locations.

Carvel’s new Oreo Lil...

The Subway restaurant chain named six outstanding franchisees as recipients of its 2009 Franchisee of the Year awards and three highly respected members of its development community as recipients...
Results issued recently from Zagat's Fast Food Survey ranked Pinkberry third in the Smoothie/Frozen Yogurt category, but was the only frozen yogurt brand recognized on the list.

Additionally,...

Burger King Corp. (NYSE:BKC) today announced its September national racing promotion with NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver Tony Stewart, who is leading the championship point standings as a driver...
Pizza Inn Inc. (Nasdaq:PZZI - News) opened its newest carryout/delivery restaurant at 21502 Aldine Westfield in Humble, Texas.

The new restaurant provides customers convenient delivery and...

Famous Dave’s of America Inc. (NASDAQ: DAVE - News) opened its two newest barbecue restaurants in August in Thousand Oaks, California (3980 Thousand Oaks Boulevard), and Amarillo, Texas (8518...
Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc. (NYSE: KKD - News; the "Company") last week reported financial results for the second quarter of fiscal 2010, ended August 2, 2009.

Second Quarter Highlights...

Sandella's Flatbread Cafe announces that franchise opportunities for its fast-casual cafe outlets are now available in locations throughout Orange County.

Sandella's Flatbread Cafes serve...

Synq Solutions, a provider of in-store marketing and promotional support programs for the fast-casual industry, today announced that Qdoba Mexican Grill will implement Synq Solutions’ full suite...
Papa Bello Enterprises (Pink Sheets: PAPA) announced today that Aero Financial has purchased 20,000,000 shares of stock from the CEO of Papa Bello, Chase Canfield, giving a majority ownership...
Eco-Safe Systems USA Inc. (is pleased to announce the planned expansion of its Culinary Arts installations at the University of Hawaii.

Michael Elliot, president of Eco-Safe, says, "We have...

Naturally Vitamins announced today an interview with Dr. Albert Missbichler, one of the world’s leading experts on food intolerance, in the next issue of Healthy Living magazine. In the...
Dunkin’ Donuts today added buttermilk biscuits to its Oven-Toasted menu, offering customers another option for the Dunkin’ Donuts breakfast sandwiches.

The new Sausage, Egg...

Each year, more than 12 million children in America worry about when their next meal will come.

Thousands of restaurants across the country are helping to end this condition: They have...