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Abuelo’s announced today it is converting all of its restaurants in the United States to a zero grams trans fat cooking oil. The new oil, supplied by Ventura Foods, will replace the oil...
With a focus on rapid global expansion, Starbucks Coffee Company (NASDAQ: SBUX) today announced the realignment of its executive management team leveraging its strength and experience to maximize...
Consumers weighed in on the largest quick-service and casual dining chain restaurants, with mixed reviews. The new companion reports, Understanding the Casual Dining Market and Its Customers 2007...
Jo To Go Coffee has pumped up its smoothie menu. The specialty coffee drive-thru now offers the Extreme Smoothie, with an energy boost from Red Bull Energy drink.

The new addition to the Jo...

The National Restaurant Association today announced the selection of Dawn Sweeney as the president and chief executive officer of the organization.

Sweeney will take the helm of leadership...

The Coca-Cola Company today reported second quarter earnings per share of $0.80, which included a net charge of $0.05 per share primarily related to restructuring charges and a non-cash...
Restaurants Unlimited, Inc. (“RUI”), an affiliate of Sun Capital Partners, Inc. (“Sun Capital”), announced that it has acquired Pacific Coast Restaurants, Inc. (“PCR”). PCR operates 27...
Tyson Foods, Inc. was honored twice at the Third Annual Corporate Executives Minority Business Awards (CEMBA), presented by the Arkansas-Mississippi Minority Business Council (AMMBC).

Tyson...

HMSHost Corporation, has acquired all of the assets of FoodBrand LLC, a provider of food and beverage concessions at airports and shopping malls, from Mills Enterprises, Inc. and Panda Express,...