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Pizza Inn, Inc. (NASDAQ:PZZI) today announced the signing of a multiunit development agreement to open up to 20 new units in the country of Bahrain over the next 10 years in a continuation of the...
The Western Bacon Cheeseburger, introduced at Carl s Jr. in 1981, is the best-selling premium burger on the chain's menu. To date, Burger King, Jack in the Box and even casual-dining chains, such...
31 Cent Scoop Night is back at Baskin-Robbins. The company will host its second annual 31 Cent Scoop Night celebration on April 30, 2008 from 5 p.m. – 10 p.m. at all 2,700 stores nationwide....
Honoring Earth Day is serious business at Kim and Scott’s Gourmet Pretzels. The Chicago-based company launched their “Green Twist Program” on April 1, 2008, planting a tree in tribute of Earth...
Elevation Burger, an organic burger concept, has signed three multiunit franchising deals, bringing 12 new units to New Jersey, Washington, D.C., and Northern Virginia. These three deals are in...
Papa Murphy’s International today announced the hiring of Ann Stone as chief marketing officer. Papa Murphy’s currently operates more than 1,000 locations in 30 states and Canada.

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With quick-serves dashing to the morning daypart, two local Subway franchisees have partnered with BAB, Inc. (OTCBB: BABB) to offer Big Apple Bagels Xpress in their Oswego, Illinois, location....
The Manitowoc Company, Inc. (NYSE: MTW) announced today that an agreement has been reached on the terms of a recommended acquisition of Enodis plc (LSE: ENO) in a transaction valued at...
Del Taco LLC, the nation’s No. 2 Mexican quick-service restaurant chain, is looking to the Twin Cities to continue its Midwest expansion. The company announced plans to open 32 restaurants in...
New Edge Networks, the business communications unit of EarthLink Inc., (NASDAQ: ELNK), today became the first telecommunications company to offer a new network service that allows businesses to...
This month Carvel Ice Cream will launch six new blended frozen drinks to become permanent menu items at over 500 locations nationwide.

Known for premium soft serve, hand dipped ice cream...

In honor of Administrative Professionals Day, Saladworks is giving a complimentary "Avocadolicious Salad" to every secretary that visits any of the 91 franchise locations from 11-3 p.m. ET on...

CANTON, Mass. -- This year, Dunkin' Donuts, the world's largest coffee and baked goods chain, wishes its customers a less taxing Tax Day by offering all customers a free donut with the...

AVONDALE, Ariz. – Furthering its relationship with Tony Stewart and Joe Gibbs Racing, SUBWAY® Restaurants will serve as primary sponsor of the No. 20 Toyota Camry in the NASCAR Sprint Cup...

In its latest study of consumer attitudes toward corporate social responsibility (CSR) in the restaurant industry, Technomic asked consumers to rank their three most pressing social issues and...
Zukay Live Foods announces the launch of the first-to-market probiotic, lacto-fermented condiments. Each product in the Zukay line-up, which includes ketchup, salsas and relishes, contains a...