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Tyson Foods Inc., the world's largest meat company, said Monday it swung to a profit of $68 million in the latest quarter.
The company hopes to use the software to enhance investments in existing stores.
New York City restaurant shown in recent rat video will stay closed indefinitely.
Starbucks expects to complete a licensing, distribution and marketing deal with Ethiopia this month.
Taco Bell Corp. announced that David Ovens has been appointed Chief Marketing Officer of Taco Bell effective August 6, 2007.
Domino's Pizza, Inc. (NYSE:DPZ) announced results for the first quarter ended March 25, 2007 on Tuesday.
Jack in the Box Inc. (NYSE:JBX), has announced the launch of a 100% sirloin burger to their menu.
Technomic Top 500 annual report shows solid performance among chain restaurant companies.
For the fourth time in its fifty-two year history, a jury of leading environmental health officials and public health sanitarians has decided not to select a recipient for the 2007 Samuel J. Crumbine Consumer...
A federal judge on Wednesday dismissed a lawsuit brought by a doctor who accused KFC of not telling customers that it used trans fats to fry its chicken.
A Wendy's franchisee in Kentucky is increasing its business an average of 6 percent by moving to remote ordering in the drive-thru.
Yum! Brands Inc. is reporting a first-quarter EPS growth of 19 percent or $0.70 per share and raising its full-year forecast. International growth is credited.
YUMFECTA is the first bonus tied solely to derby race, margin of victory, and split evenly among owner, trainer, jockey, and charity.
Subway's partnership with full-body training system coincides with the launch of the Subway Fresh Fit sweepstakes.
The company expects to open restaurants in 12 states in 2007.
Under the name Sopranos(TM) Old Fashioned Italian Sodas, beverage supplier Imbibe is rolling out three new bottled soda flavors.