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Yum! Brands Inc. (NYSE: YUM - News) announced that its board of directors authorized the repurchase of up to an additional $1.25 billion of the company’s outstanding common stock over a period of...
Leading Brands, Inc. (NasdaqCM:LBIX - News), North America's only fully integrated healthy beverage company, is pleased to announce the launch of DIE HARD Sports Energy Drink in both the U.S. and...
Church’s Chicken® announced a multi-year renewal of its existing beverage contract with The Coca-Cola Company today. Under the terms of the agreement, Coca-Cola FoodService and Hospitality, the...
Dunkin' Donuts recently launched a Dunkin' Donuts brand channel (www.youtube.com/dunkindonuts) on YouTube, the leading online video community that allows people to discover, watch and share...
In time for Valentine's Day, Baskin-Robbins is rolling out a LTO line of chocolate desserts, Love Chocolate treats. Offerings including new SuperFudge Truffle ice cream, new Chocolate Indulgence...
Sagittarius Brands, the parent company of the Captain D’s and Del Taco restaurant chains, signed business deals as of the year ended 2007 for the opening of 91 future sites over the next several...
The Kentucky Fried Chicken Foundation, an independent non-profit foundation established by KFC, announces the search for this year’s KFC Colonel’s Scholars. The program, founded on Colonel...
Technology is an integral part of the quick-service restaurant business, and QSR magazine seeks to honor those who are making the most of it with the Applied Technology Awards, a program...
KFC, to spotlight its new hot wings menu item, will donate $260,000 to charity in the name of the first player or performer who does the chicken dance during this year's Super Bowl.

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Domino's Pizza, Inc. (NYSE: DPZ - News) today announced several significant promotions and leadership changes in the operational divisions of the company's U.S. business. All moves are effective...
Papa Murphy's International today announced that it closed 2007 with over $500 million in total U.S. systemwide sales, a nearly 13 percent increase from 2006. New store sales volumes rose 46%...
Domino's Pizza (NYSE: DPZ - News) has introduced a new brand re-launch campaign telling customers, "You Got 30 Minutes," which gives you plenty of time to check out Domino's re-vamped Web site at...
While many may think of smoked sausage as a lunch or dinner meal choice, Hardee's is offering diners the chance to satisfy their cravings in the morning. The premium Hillshire Farm link gained...
Dunkin' Brands, Inc., the parent company of quick service brands Dunkin' Donuts and Baskin-Robbins, today announced that Cirabel Lardizabal Olson will join the company in the newly created...
Coffee retailer Biggby Coffee has made Entrepreneur magazine's annual Franchise 500 list for the second consecutive year-moving 34 spots up from the previous year. The fast-growing company ranked...