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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...
The Foodservice Packaging Institute (FPI) would like to remind prospective applicants for the 2008 Samuel J. Crumbine Award for Excellence in Food Protection at the Local Level that the entry...
Così, Inc. (NasdaqGM:COSI - News) today reported total revenues for the 2007 fourth quarter grew 5.2% to $33,432,200 from $31,782,800 in the 2006 quarter. Company-owned net restaurant revenues...
Get ready to see a lot more Saladworks' signs popping up in Florida. The tossed salad franchise is partnering with a Florida businessman who will open 30 new franchises throughout the state....
Through his investment company, Javan Capital Partners LLC, 19-year-old Artin Afsharjavan, owner of the Bethesda, Maryland, Persian restaurant Javan, has made an offer to purchase the kabob chain...
Dunkin' Brands, Inc. today announced a realignment of its organizational structure by combining the U.S. and international teams for its Dunkin' Donuts and Baskin-Robbins brands. Previously, U.S...
Au Bon Pain and LNK Partners, a private equity firm focused on the consumer/retail sector, today announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement under which LNK will partner with...
Quiznos today introduced 200 calorie, flatbread SAMMIES, further expanding its low calorie menu. At $2 each, these 200-calorie sandwiches come in two flavors: Balsamic Chicken and Black Angus...
The National Restaurant Association today announced 25 recipients of the prestigious 2008 Kitchen Innovations* (KI) Award. This year's KI Awards address the growing needs of foodservice operators...
Dunkin' Donuts is launching the new year on a chocolate note with the introduction of three new chocolate menu items to satisfy everyone's sweet tooth: a Milky Way Hot Chocolate, an M...
Carl Nicholas Karcher, 90, founder and chairman emeritus of the Carl's Jr. (R) restaurant chain, passed away today at St. Jude Medical Center in Fullerton, California of complications from...
CKE Restaurants, Inc., parent company of Carl's Jr. and Hardee's restaurants, today announced a multi-year renewal of its beverage contract with The Coca-Cola Company. Under the terms of the...