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Dr Pepper Snapple Group, Inc. (NYSE: DPS) announced today that it has been notified of an unsolicited "mini-tender offer" by TRC Capital Corporation to purchase up to 4,000,000 shares of DPS'...
McDonald’s Corporation will be honored for its significant “green” efforts by being featured on an outdoor billboard during the month of July. Drivers will see the outdoor ad going eastbound on I...
Marble Slab Creamery has announced the grand opening of a new Creamery in Kuwait. Located at Al Koot Mall Waterfront, the Creamery is owned and operated by Nejoud Boodai and is the first of its...
Natural Source Printing (NSP), an FSC Certified and Carbon neutral source for Printing, Packaging, and Marketing materials has introduced FiberStone Papers,a line of tree-free, low carbon...
Jamba Juice debuted its first television commercial on Monday, June 30. The 30-second spot is airing in San Francisco and Portland, Oregon, in support of Jamba’s new retail line of ready-to-drink...
The 2008 People Report QSR Workforce Symposium was hosted June 24 and 25 at the Las Colinas Marriott Hotel in Dallas. Over 150 operators and HR professionals representing 40+ QSR concepts and 30...
Burger King Corp. announced today the launch of a new nutritionally balanced BURGER KING Kids Meal, featuring BK Fresh Apple Fries and a family favorite, KRAFT Macaroni...
Starbucks Corporation has announced the next step in its multi-faceted plan to transform the company, with a decision to close approximately 600 underperforming company-operated stores in the U.S...
Quiznos today announced that it will be a “Freedom Sponsor” of the National Federation of the Blind’s March for Independence, to be held July 2, 2008, in Dallas, Texas. Over one thousand blind...
As the batter ice cream concept continues to gain momentum, and interest among ice cream aficionados grows, Cold Stone Creamery is expanding upon this taste profile.

On July 2, just in time...

July 11, aka 7/11, is the day that 7-Eleven Inc. celebrates its birthday and says “thank you” to its customers with free Slurpee drinks at participating stores. This year’s 7-Eleven Day marks the...
Kreme Doughnuts Inc. today announced that Cindy Bay, a veteran of the QSR industry, has joined the Company as senior vice president of company store operations.

Bay has spent the greater part...

Millions of people enjoyed a Wendy's Frosty during Father's Day Weekend, and now more children in foster care will have greater opportunities to find permanent, loving homes.

Wendy's announced...

T.G.I. Friday's USA was recently recognized at the 2008 American Business Awards, dubbed the Stevie Awards, winning the Best Marketing Campaign category for the company's "Right Portion, Right...
EVOS customers will find a lot of “free” items on the menu as they try this new, healthier brand of fast food. Food that is free from trans-fat. Beef that is hormone and antibiotic-free. And...
El Pollo Loco is driving its marketing efforts in a new way—literally—through the use of a three-wheel, sub compact electric car covered in bumper to bumper brand messaging and emblazoned with...