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VeriFone Holdings Inc. (NYSE: PAY - News) today announced the creation of an Integrated Systems Group for Latin America, which will provide integrated payment solutions throughout the region....
The natural and organic food and beverage market is reshaping the way America shops. With products available in every retail outlet, increasingly health-savvy consumers can now easily purchase...
McDonald's Corporation announced today that global comparable sales increased 8.5 percent in August. Systemwide sales for McDonald's worldwide restaurants rose 14.1 percent in August, or 10.0...
Chick-fil-A will reward those willing to wait in line for Chick-fil-A's newest stand-alone Chick-fil-A restaurant at 9121 Ala King Ct. (exit 13 off the Capital Beltway) in Capitol Heights on Sept...
Smoothie King Franchises Inc., is adding six new coffee-based smoothies to its menu. The chain invites guests to try the new blends for free before 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, Sept. 18, during The...
This week Cosi introduces its “Lighten Up! Menu” at all of its restaurants.

Cosi’s “Lighten Up! Menu” will feature lighter versions of some of its most popular salad and sandwich options,...

On Thursday, Pennsylvania will officially clear the air. That’s the day the state’s ban on smoking in most public places goes into effect. The passage of Senate Bill 246, the Clean Indoor Air Act...
New research from Mintel shows that not all Americans snack the same. Hispanics, the fastest growing population in the U.S., differ significantly in their snacking habits.

Mintel's exclusive...

Drive-thru communication and timer company HME received the coveted Vendor of the Year award from Checkers Drive-In Restaurants Inc.

“HME has been an outstanding vendor and partner to...

Organic To Go (OTCBB:OTGO - News) launched a fresh, seasonal fall and winter catering menu today. Created for groups of five to 1,000, the full-service catering menu offers 30 new options to...
By now most company execs can counter concerns about nutritional values and commodities prices in their sleep—the two issues have become the go-to media topics of 2008. Steak-Out Char-Broiled...
Targeted marketing of high-calorie foods and beverages exposes African American consumers to more unhealthy messages around eating and limits their access to healthy foods, compared to whites or...
The National Football League (NFL) and the National Dairy Council (NDC) are teaming up in a new five-year sponsorship aimed at tackling the sedentary lifestyles and poor nutrition that have...
-There’s a new fuel at your local Exxon and Mobil convenience stores. Green Mountain Coffee, the coffee segment of Green Mountain Coffee Roasters, Inc. (NASDAQ: GMCR), announces the launch of...
Domino's Pizza (NYSE:DPZ) said Russell J. Weiner has joined its Leadership Council in the position of executive vice president and chief marketing officer, effective September 22. Weiner, 39,...