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Cold Stone Creamery is holding a training camp send-off celebration on Tuesday, July 22, from 6:30-8:30 p.m. to benefit the Make-A-Wish Foundation of Arizona. Fifty percent of the evening’s sales...
Fitch Ratings believes that the large beverage companies will struggle to grow organically in the U.S., and that future growth is likely to come from abroad, according to a new report.

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Price Pfister, a manufacturer of kitchen and bath fixtures, announced an extension of its Hanover collection by introducing a two-handle, pull-down kitchen faucet, a design typically offered only...
Panda Express announced that Anju Jason, a chef at its Moana Lua location on Oahu, Hawaii, has qualified for the 2008 Summer Olympic Games in Beijing. Jason will be competing in the men’s...
Alliance POS is hosting an event this fall and is inviting Atlanta area chefs, restaurant/bar owners, and general managers to attend and compete in this challenge. There will be two teams of...
VeriFone Holdings Inc. announced that the Claim Jumper Restaurants chain has joined the roster of restaurants using its ON THE SPOT payment system. Claim Jumper has VeriFone CarsidePAY...
Wayne Farms LLC, the fifth largest vertically integrated poultry producer in the U.S., announced today that it has raised more than $95,000 to date in 2008 for the American Cancer Society (ACS)...
Internet coupons are of increasing interest to consumers, according to a recent analysis by consumer and media measurement firm Scarborough Research. Eleven percent of households cobtain coupons...
The Florida Employee Confidence Index increased 1.3 points to 46.5 in June, according to the latest Spherion Employment Report. The monthly survey of Florida workers, conducted by Harris...
NexCen Brands, Inc. (NASDAQ: NEXC - News), today announced that the company has entered into an amended and restated letter agreement with BTMU Capital Corporation (“BTMUCC”) that extends the...
Dunkin’ Brands, Inc., the parent company of Dunkin’ Donuts and Baskin-Robbins, recently recognized outstanding franchisees, partners, and suppliers with the organization’s highest honors at its...
Burger King Corp. (NYSE:BKC - News) announced yesterday the acquisition of 72 Burger King restaurants in Iowa and Nebraska from franchisee Simmonds Restaurant Management. This transaction is part...
Jamba, the leading blender of fruit and other naturally healthy ingredients, has launched a $2.95 All Fruit Smoothie, for a limited time, in all Jamba Juice stores. Jamba is taking steps to...
Spicy Pickle fast casual restaurants today announced it will be holding a fundraiser on Friday, July 18, to benefit the Rocky Mountain Chapter of The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society (LLS) and its...
Unique Pizza and Subs Corporation, in recognition of the large number of Latino shareholders the company has throughout California, Nevada, and Texas, and because of the existing commitments for...
Qdoba Mexican Grill is continuing to expand its presence in Manhattan by offering New Yorkers more affordable fresh meals at its fifth New York location at 135 West 50th Street, between 6th and...