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This week Chipotle execs warned of menu price increases in the upcoming year to help the brand weather through the economic crisis. As the standard bearer for the fast-casual segment, the move...
Smoothis King is introducing the Berry Stimulating Mate. The new smoothie is a combination of blackberry, strawberry, blueberry, Guayaki organic yerba mate, turbinado, and nonfat milk and is now...
NexCen Brands, Inc. (NASDAQ: NEXC - News) has expanded its franchised stores internationally through the opening of 43 stores to date in 2008 outside the U.S. and through the entry into multiyear...
John Cappasola is joining the Del Taco's marketing team as vice president of marketing development, a new position at the brand. In this new role, Cappasola will be responsible for planning,...
Monarch Food Group, a national food company owned by U.S. Foodservice, will add five new coffee blends made from beans grown on Rainforest Alliance Certified farms to its Rituals coffee brand....
Tampa Bay Rays shortstop Jason Bartlett stole free tacos for America from Taco Bell, as he stole second base in the bottom of the 5th inning of Game 1 at the World Series. As promised, Americans...
Zagat Survey today released the results of its 2009 America's Top Restaurants survey. The guide, covering 1,516 eateries in 45 major markets, is based on 25 million meals experienced by over 145,...
Marie's Sesame Ginger Dressing was recognized for its flavor by The Association for Dressings and Sauces (ADS).

"We are thrilled that the ADS acknowledged Marie's Sesame Ginger Dressing as a...

Widespread fear of an economic downturn, fueled by tight financial markets worldwide and the sharpest decline in consumer confidence recorded since the 1950s, has cast a different light on food...
BK Asiapac, Pte. Ltd. (BKAP), the wholly owned subsidiary of Burger King Corp. (NYSE:BKC - News) and DaChan Great Wall Group (DCG) announced today an agreement for BKAP to take an equity position...
Organic Alliance, Inc. (Pink Sheets: ORGC), announced today that Parker Booth has assumed the role of president.

Booth has more than 30 years of sales and operation experience in the fresh...

Panda Express is celebrating its 25th anniversary this month.

Coinciding with this milestone anniversary is the release of a new signature menu item, Beijing Beef.

“When I opened the...

For the third consecutive week, Republicans participating in the Domino's Pizza Tracker Poll, launched Oct. 7 on the company's Web site, spend more money per order than Democrats do. To date,...
With the “Plan to Win” in full swing, it’s rarely news when McDonald’s reports strong quarterly earnings. But amidst an economic crisis, it is surprising to see a company post a 7.1 percent...
Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, a division of AFC Enterprises, Inc. (NASDAQ: AFCE), announced the recipients of its franchise awards at its annual International Franchise Conference, held in...