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In an IHOP world, moms rule. Call it the universal holiday, more than 96 percent of Americans celebrate Mother's Day in some form or another. With more than 82 million moms in the U.S., that...
TUUCI, a global leader in innovative shade structures, was named runner-up for the 2008 Manufacturer of the Year award, presented by the South Florida Manufacturers Association (SFMA). TUUCI was...
A Southern icon and fast-food innovator for more than 76 years, The Krystal Company is giving its guests big reasons to celebrate National Hamburger Month this May. In honor of America's favorite...
McDonald's Restaurants of the Greater Philadelphia Region will host a Hiring Day on May 5 to highlight available jobs. Participating McDonald's Restaurants will provide information on careers and...
Health and wellness may be top-of-mind trends in consumer dining, but a new study by foodservice consultants Technomic finds that there has not been a significant migration away from fried foods...
Yum! Brands Inc. (NYSE: YUM - News) today announced that it has commenced a cash tender offer to purchase up to $150 million aggregate principal amount of its 7.700 percent Senior Notes due July...
The outlook for the restaurant industry improved in March, as the National Restaurant Association’s comprehensive index of restaurant activity rose for the third consecutive month. The...
Trust for America’s Health (TFAH) today re-issued a series of It’s Not Flu As Usual guides on pandemic flu preparedness, including one for businesses.

“Worry and fear will not protect...

YoCream International Inc. (YOCM) is strengthening its international business with new distribution partners in Japan and Taiwan. Ocean going containers of YoCream Frozen Yogurt are destined for...
C. Larry Pope, President and Chief Executive Officer of Smithfield Foods, Inc. (NYSE: SFD - News), sent the following letter to all employees:

To Our Employees:

Like you, I have been...

For years, Orlando has had its burger, pizza, and chicken "wars," but now the area is the site for what could become the next "taco war"--a battle for supremacy among the biggest players in the...
MaggieMoo's is offering customers a newly designed line of ice cream cakes for Mother's and Father's Day and even graduation celebrations. It will include the new Queen Dream Cake, Tie Dream Cake...
Domino's Pizza Inc. (NYSE: DPZ - News) today announced results for the first quarter ended March 22, 2009. Net income was up 68 percent versus the prior year, due primarily to a gain on the...
Pinkberry announced today two significant milestones - more than $9 million of new funding from both current and new investors as well as global and national expansion agreements.

Pinkberry...

On May 5, 2009, Brink’s, Incorporated, one of the world’s most recognized symbols of security, is turning 150 years old.

Immortalized in popular lexicon, Brink’s is widely considered the most...

Taco Del Mar is rolling up the biggest burrito in the restaurant’s history this Cinco de Mayo.

Taco Del Mar’s Cinco de Mondo Five-pounder Burrito-eating challenge will test the stomach...