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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...
Share Our Strength will host its final preparation webinar for September’s Great American Dine Out on August 19.

Ray Blanchette, CEO of Joe’s Crab Shack; Diana Hovey, senior vice...
Krispy Kreme Doughnut Corporation is making available football doughnut treats beginning August 17. The treats are topped with chocolate icing and white iced laces.

Krispy Kreme is also...
Jamba Inc. announced that Robert Kagle resigned from its board of directors on August 12 with immediate effect.

“On behalf of Jamba, I wish to thank Bob for his service and dedication...
Smashburger is celebrating the opening of its first two locations in the Salt Lake valley of Utah by donating $1 from each Beehive Smashburger or Beehive Smashchicken sold after 5 p.m. on August...
Krispy Kreme Doughnut Corporation announced that it entered into a sponsorship agreement with the NFL’s Carolina Panthers, which includes the company's signature products being available during...