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The Washington Restaurant Association announced today it is partnering with Stayhealthy, Inc. and developing a pilot program in select Washington restaurants. Aimed at defining a national...
Einstein Bros. Bagels is celebrating the grand opening of the newest location in Las Vegas at the intersection of Maule Ave. and S. Rainbow Blvd.

"We are building up tremendous momentum in...

P.F. Chang's China Bistro, Inc. (NASDAQ: PFCB - News) today announced that Russell Owens, president of Pei Wei Asian Diner, will resign from his position effective December 2008 to pursue other...
From stocking stuffers to show stoppers, Green Mountain Coffee and Keurig have gifts to please every coffee lover on your holiday list.

To kick off the season, Green Mountain Coffee is...

Each year, Unified Supply Chain, Inc. (USCI), a wholly owned subsidiary of International Dairy Queen, Inc., recognizes supply-chain partners who provide superior service and outstanding support...
The Raleigh, North Carolina, marketing and communications agency, MSA, captured five awards--the most of any advertising agency, at the annual Subway Agency Summit held recently in New Orleans....
Abe Dortheimer and his company, Silver Lining, have franchised with Sandella’s Flatbread Café to bring a new unit in Terminal B1 of Newark Liberty International Airport in New Jersey.

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Elevation Burger franchisees, Brian Edgar, Matt Jerkovich and Andy Herriott, recently signed a lease securing real estate in Montclair for the first of their five units in New Jersey.

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Yum! Brands Inc. (NYSE: YUM - News) announced that its Board of Directors approved a dividend of $0.19 per share of common stock, which will be distributed February 6, 2009, to shareholders of...
Marble Slab Creamery announced a new line of holiday ice cream cakes and pies for the upcoming season beginning this Thanksgiving. The new product line is supported by operator, NexCen Franchise...
Based on tremendous consumer response, Dr Pepper is extending its offer for a free Dr Pepper until 6 PM (EST) on Monday, November 24. The company promised free soda coupons on its Web site if...
Whether hanging homemade ornaments on the tree, dressing the family in matching holiday sweaters or decorating the yard in festive colors, it's original family traditions that make the holidays...
The U.S. Green Building Council is accepting proposals for educational sessions for Greenbuild 2009. Sessions should reflect the program theme of Main Street Green: Connect to the Conversation....
Pollo Tropical’s Families Eat Free For a Year giveaway will award 15 lucky families a year of free meals. Register for your chance to win online at the Pollo Tropical official Web site.

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