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Tax season is winding down, sending last-minute filers -- cleverly dubbed “pro-crust-inators” by Papa John’s marketing crew -- into a panic. To mark the occasion, Papa John’s is offering...
Cellfire today announced a promotion in Utah that offers consumers free iced coffee when they use Cellfire mobile coupons at participating McDonald’s locations. Cellfire is a nationwide discount...
Radiant Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq: RADS), a provider of innovative technology to the hospitality and retail industries, announces today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire...
El Pollo Loco, Inc. announced today that it has named Allison A. Watanabe to the position of vice president of information technology for the 391-unit restaurant chain.

In this position,...

VeriFone Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: PAY) today introduced VeriShield Protect, a system designed to thwart continuing criminal efforts to gather unencrypted account holder data via breaches of...
The highlights of the two-day executive idea exchange, Dine America, were the two education sessions hosted by The Disney Institute today.

Disney Institute facilitator Austin Brock, who has...

Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc. (NYSE: KKD - News) is taking it to the tropics this spring by introducing two new treats bursting with island flavor.

The Caribbean Kreme doughnut and Chiller...

Caribou Coffee shops have added Odwalla beverages to their on-the-go drink options. As part of a multi-year distribution agreement, Odwalla juices, smoothies, and juice drinks will be available...
Muzak LLC and DMX, Inc. today announced that they have been informed by the Antitrust Division of the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) that the DOJ's investigation into the proposed merger of the...
Jerry Newman addressed a full ballroom of Dine America attendees this morning, stressing what he calls The Three R’s of creating a healthy and profitable quick-service work environment.

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With 57 percent of Americans afraid someone will steal account passwords when banking online and 38 percent who do not trust online payments, banks and other e-commerce providers have a long way...
Available now, Jack in the Box's (NYSE: JBX - News)new BBQ Bacon Sirloin Burger features a seasoned, 100 percent sirloin patty on a bakery-style bun with bacon, American cheese, onion rings and a...
President of People Report, Teresa Siriani, challenged Dine America attendees to hire from the entire labor pool, customize employee rewards, and create an employee brand during her speech to the...
Figaro’s Italian Pizza announced today that is has completed the acquisition of the 31-unit Pizza Schmizza, the Hillsboro, Oregon-based chain specializing in by-the-slice thin crust pizza. Figaro...
Chairman and CEO, Kevin Blackwell, announced today that Chris Prasifka has been named president of Kahala Franchise Corp, the franchisor entity of Kahala’s portfolio of diversified concepts....
Papa John’s International, Inc. (Nasdaq: PZZA - News) today announced the signing of development agreements to open 57 additional Papa John’s restaurants throughout Canada.

The agreements...