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In support of the "No Child Left Behind Act," CiCi's Pizza is partnering with Half Price Books and launching a summer reading program that will encourage kids to read at least 15 minutes a day at...
Presented by American Express, Jenn-Air, and NJDiningGuide.net, Share Our Strength's Taste of the Nation raised awareness and funds in the fight against hunger. Demeter’s Pantry participated...
Tossed Franchise Corporation has announced the addition of restaurant industry veteran Eric Clark as vice president of operations.

Clark most recently worked for Stir Crazy, where he managed...

Denver-based Qdoba Mexican Grill announced seven new franchise partners. Philadelphia-based QMG Philly Partners LLC; G&J Foods based in Sandusky, Ohio; Wieser Enterprises Inc. based in Cape...
Beginning today, online visitors to the Carl's Jr. and Hardee's Web sites can explore and interact on the Web in 3D. CKE Restaurants, Inc., parent company of Carl's Jr. and Hardee's restaurant...
Nestlé USA, part of Nestlé, S.A., and Jamba Juice announced the launch of a line of Jamba ready-to-drink beverages made with real fruit and boosted with extra nutrients.

Jamba Smoothies and...

IHOP Corp. announced today that it will change its corporate name to DineEquity, Inc. on June 2, 2008. The Company's common stock will begin trading under the symbol "DIN" on the New York Stock...
Reinaldo Padua was recently named assistant vice president of Hispanic Marketing for Coca-Cola North America (CCNA). Padua will be responsible for leading CCNA’s Hispanic marketing strategy and...
Cold Stone Creamery at 2 Astor Place in Manhattan has teamed up with New York-based mobile marketing company 8coupons to offer an exclusive "OCHO LOCO" deal, giving away 8-cent ice cream scoops...
KFC is adding its third fried chicken flavor to the menu--Smoky Chipotle Crispy. The new flavor joins Colonel Sanders' Original Recipe as well as the Extra Crispy flavor.

"We've worked...

Einstein Noah Restaurant Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:BAGL) is pleased to announce the signing of a multiunit development agreement with Twins S...
Beginning May 26, Papa John’s will become the first national pizza chain to add a 100 percent whole-wheat crust to its menu. The Whole Grains Council approved the crust with its official “100%...
Procter & Gamble Professional®, the away-from-home division of Procter...
NexCen Brands, Inc. (NASDAQ: NEXC), parent company of Marble Slab Creamery and MaggieMoo’s Ice Cream...
Wendy’s is offering a special Father’s Day promotion. The second annual Father's Day Frosty Weekend gives people another way to support the cause of foster care adoption and help the more than...
Denny’s is adding four new menu and value items to its late-night menu, which will be served from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. They are also working with leading musical bands to help create additional...