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In recently-published research, Technomic foodservice consultants found significant differences in flavor preferences among consumers based on age, gender, ethnicity, and region. Men, for...
Del Taco, LLC has named Mimi Somerman to the newly created role of chief marketing officer.

Somerman, an industry veteran, most recently was senior vice president of marketing for Lake Forest...

Beginning today, Hardee's will offer its guests a getaway from boring chicken sandwiches and a ticket to a lunch hour paradise: the new Hawaiian Chicken Sandwich.

The new sandwich combines...

Yogen Fruz USA Inc. has entered into a master franchise agreement with Titan Group Inc. for northern Florida.

"We believe that Orlando will experience the same high level of success that we...

Randy Kibler, a longtime veteran of the quick-service restaurant industry, has been named chief executive officer of Bojangles’ Restaurants Inc. effective immediately, the chicken-and-biscuits...
Kahala•Cold Stone today announced that Kevin Blackwell, founder of Kahala Corp., will now serve as Chief Executive Officer in addition to his role as chairman of the board. In addition, the...
In an effort to rekindle the lost tradition of neighborhood kindness, Corner Bakery Cafe is inviting...
Cold Stone Creamery announced today that vice president of profitability Dan Beem has been named president. In his four years with Cold Stone Creamery, Beem has developed a strong results-...
A seasoned New England-area Subway entrepreneur, Brenda Bohinc will soon introduce Taco Del Mar restaurants to New England. in pursuit of a personal business opportunity and a fun, food...
By Blair Chancey

Why did you choose Bojangles’ over other brands?

Hugh McColl: What appealed to me about Bojangles’ was that they were a very well established brand that was...

Falfurrias Capital Partners, a private equity firm specializing in investments in middle-market companies based in the southern U.S., today announced that it has acquired a controlling interest in Bojangles’...
Good Times Restaurants Inc. (NASDAQ: GTIM) today announced the hiring of James A. DeBolt as its new vice president of franchise sales and development effective October 1, 2007.

DeBolt was most...

Burger King Corp. (NYSE:BKC) announced today that it will help lead the way in promoting children’s nutrition by joining 11 major food and beverage companies that have pledged to focus their...
McDonald's Corporation announced today that global comparable sales rose 8.1 percent in August. Systemwide sales for McDonald's restaurants worldwide increased 12.3 percent for the month (9.3...
Last Thursday Starbucks opened its first location in Russia in a mall just north of the city. Although the company registered its trademark in the country ten years ago, economic recessions and...