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On September 20 from noon to 5 p.m. participating Carvel Ice Cream locations will host Customer Appreciation Day and offer a free Lil’ Rounder to every guest and small soft serve cones for $0.59...
Starbucks Coffee Company (NASDAQ:SBUX) and Unilever (NYSE:UN)(NYSE:UL) today announced an exclusive licensing agreement for the manufacturing, marketing and distribution of Starbucks® ice cream...
Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, a division of AFC Enterprises Inc. (NASDAQ: AFCE), joined Share Our Strength’s Great American Dine Out presented by American Express as a participating restaurant. This...
Dunkin' Donuts hired Cynthia Ashworth for the newly created position of Vice President, Consumer Engagement.

Ashworth will be responsible for all Dunkin' Donuts' consumer messaging, including...

Green Mountain Coffee Roasters, Inc. (NASDAQ: GMCR - News) acquired the Tully’s coffee brand and wholesale business from Tully’s Coffee Corporation for a cash purchase price of $40.3 million...
Freshëns is launching a fully renewable and compostable paper cold cup “ecotainer.” The new ecotainer Paper Cold Cup will replace existing polystyrene foam cups used by the foodservice retailer...
Today Arby’s and Wendy’s shareholders approved the proposed $2 billion merger of the two quick-serve companies. The board of directors from both companies urged stockholders/shareholders to vote...
H.C. Brill Company, a subsidiary of CSM, appointed Bret Weaver as president...
This fall, Baskin-Robbins is inviting anyone looking for a sweet break to visit its stores nationwide for a Buy One Get One (BOGO) half-off frozen beverage offer. When consumers buy any Baskin-...
Over the weekend El Pollo Loco’s introduced its new Grilled Chicken Tortilla Roll.

The new menu item combines natural, citrus-marinated, flame-grilled chicken with melted Jack and cheddar...

Schlotzsky’s has set its sights on the Middle East only two years after joining the FOCUS Brands family. With the quick-serve powerhouse behind the deli company, Schlotzsky’s is planning to open...
Over the next four months, fans will take to their favorite armchairs with remote in hand to watch their teams duke it out. And Papa John’s is dishing up a special offer for football weekends...
It was an impressive debut for the Colonel as KFC’s first entry in the National Buffalo Wing Festival, resulting in first place honors in the Traditional Barbecue Sauce category. After more than...
Today McDonald’s announced the introduction of espresso-based McCafé Lattes, Cappuccinos, and Mochas in San Diego stores.

All McCafé Coffees are made with Arabica coffee beans, which are...

Pinkberry is rolling out a new menu item. The company's new Granita is an icy drink with the signature Pinkberry tang.

“At Pinkberry, we’re very focused on giving our customers a unique and...

Del Taco is rolling out a 99 cent Classic Taco deal beginning Sept. 17 and using a steamy ad to promote the campaign.

The Classic Taco promotion formally introduces the restaurant chain’s new...