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Which kids' menus are most likely to make your children fat? A year-long study of children's meals has revealed vast dietary differences among America's favorite fast-food and sit-down chain...
Every single possible combination of the children’s meals at KFC, Taco Bell, Sonic, Jack in the Box, and Chick-fil-A is too high in calories, according to a study released today by the nonprofit...
The Taco Maker has opened its newest restaurant in the Wal-Mart in Punta Gorda, Florida, at 5001 Taylor Road. A ribbon cutting and grand opening celebration was held on July 18th.

“The Taco...

A nearly three year lawsuit between California Attorney General, Edmund Brown Jr., and four potato chip makers ended Friday. Heinz, Frito-Lay, Kettle Foods, and Lance Inc all agreed to cut levels...
Tyson Foods CEO Richard L. Bond provided details of the company's Olympic involvement at a news conference Friday, which featured Mary Lou Retton, 1984 Olympic gymnastics champion who is serving...
The deadline for businesses to submit disaster loan applications to the U.S. Small Business Administration for damage caused by the Queen Anne's Gate Apartments fire on June 14, 2008, is...
In acknowledgment of the 3,500 farm families who produce fresh vegetables in Pennsylvania, Governor Edward G. Rendell has proclaimed August "Produce Month."

"Pennsylvania ranks in the top 10...

In the current issue of QSR magazine, resident culinary expert, Marc Halperin, dreams of a day when quick-serves offer egg white sandwiches, turkey sausages, and whole-grain biscuits. This...
California Pizza Kitchen, Inc. (CPK) (Nasdaq:CPKI - News) opened its third location in South Korea yesterday. The new restaurant, opened by CPK franchise partner, Iris Company, is located in Jung...
PepsiCo and Whole Earth Sweetener Company are partnering to introduce a zero-calorie, all-natural sweetener from the stevia plant. PureVia will debut in three SoBe Life beverage flavors and...
Saladworks, LLC added two new vice presidents to help achieve the goal of 1,000 stores over the next four years. Tom Spadea joins Saladworks as vice president of development and Kris Smith as...
The Chief Executive magazine's CEO Confidence Index continued its streak of losses in July and fell 2.3 points to 82.2, reaching its lowest point since 2002, when it started at 100 points. The...
Baskin-Robbins today announced plans to open its first store in Shanghai, with a total of 100 new stores planned over the next 10 years in the Eastern and Northwestern regions of Mainland China....
Papa John’s (NASDAQ:PZZA - News) today launched mobile web ordering, a system that enables customers to set-up an account or place an order from their mobile phones.

The mobile strategy...

The American Culinary Federation (ACF) recently awarded its Seal of Approval to PET Evaporated Milk and Eagle Brand Sweetened Condensed Milk.

Both of these J.M. Smucker Company products...