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Krystal announced that it is giving away coupons for a free 20-ounce Krystal Blitz Energy Drink. The coupon is available on the company's Web site for the drink, KrystalBlitz.com, and allows...
Mimis Cafe, along with chef Gale Gand, selected from 1,600 online entries the 2009 Mimi’s Meaningful Muffin in honor of Mimis Cafe’s 30th birthday. “Pineapple Coconut Crumb,” submitted by...
CheapTweet, a deals search engine with a community of shoppers who vote on thousands of money-saving deals and coupons from Twitter to form an easily searchable index, is working with hospitality...
Lime Fresh Mexican Grill continued to grow its corporate team by bringing former Starbucks director of new store development Angela Kenyon on board as Lime’s new vice president of development to...
KFC announced the winners of its Chari-T’s campaign, a contest benefiting KFC Colonel’s Scholars, a charitable initiative providing students nationwide with college scholarships. After many...
Taco Del Mar announced it will be giving away free tacos in honor of Global Forgiveness Day. Guests can go to the Taco Del Mar Web site and send customized e-cards to friends and loved ones,...
Arby’s Restaurant Group Inc., a subsidiary of Wendy’s/Arby’s Group, Inc. announced that it has signed agreements in the first half of 2009 with 11 new and seven existing franchisees for the...
Port City Java announced the opening of its Brunswick Forest Café. The café is located in the newly developed retail center at the Villages of Brunswick Forest in Leland, North Carolina.
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Mama Fu's Asian House, is adding new dishes to its menu. Mama Fu's is continuing to spice things up with its newest menu additions and redesigned menu presentation.

New dishes include the...

The fall harvest season for Alaska Cod opened last week in Alaska’s Bering Sea, with a harvest limit of over 36,000 metric tons (over 79 million pounds). The Gulf of Alaska harvest season opens...
Jus-Made, LP announced the appointment of a new Senior Vice President of Sales, Marc Fowler. Fowler most recently led operations at Big Red where his position was senior vice president of...
Many companies that service the restaurant and hospitality industry do not have firsthand experience of what it takes to run a restaurant. That is not the case with newly developed Indianapolis...
Now merchants will be able to accept electronic payments virtually anywhere as a result of this new creation.

First Data announced today that it is launching the FD400, the first low-cost,...

NexCen Brands Inc. announced the opening of the first Pretzelmaker franchised store in Mexico. The store opened in a mall in Bosco Vallarta Zapopan, Jalisco.

It is the first...
IBM and EMN8 announced their agreement to jointly manufacture, market, and support EMN8’s self-service order and pay kiosk products.

As part of the agreement, EMN8 will transition...