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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...
Caribou Coffee Company, Inc. (NASDAQ:CBOU) today announced that George Mileusnic, its chief financial officer, has resigned to pursue other interests.

Kaye R. O’Leary has been named the...

Little Caesars has selected the Savannah area as a key market to grow its chain. "Savannah combines a rich, historic past with a thriving cosmopolitan area and strong business community, and we...
Craig Moore, president of CiCi's Pizza, has announced that the company will expand coast to coast this year opening restaurants in the major markets of California and New York, as well as...
The Board of Directors of Starbucks Coffee Company (NASDAQ:SBUX) yesterday announced a series of initiatives aimed at driving shareholder value by refocusing the company on providing customers...
Del Taco today announced the opening of its 500th restaurant after 45 years of operation. The new company-owned 24-hour restaurant is located at 2515 N. Hollywood Way in Burbank, California....
Papa John’s is celebrating 24 years of “Better Ingredients, Better Pizza” by giving customers a free order of cheesesticks with the purchase of any large, specialty pizza at regular menu price...
Quiznos today announced the appointment of David Deno as President, effective immediately. Deno will report directly to Greg Brenneman, Quiznos Chief Executive Officer.

“The addition of Dave...

Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc. (NYSE: KKD - News; the "Company") announced that its Board of Directors has elected the company's Chairman of the Board, James H. Morgan to the additional positions...
Chipotle Mexican Grill announced today that it will serve more than 52 million pounds of naturally raised meat in 2008, a 12 million pound or 40 percent increase over last year. That solidifies...
P.B.Loco® Gourmet Flavored Peanut Butters and The Cereal Bowl are teaming up to create an exciting co-branded café concept featuring two of America's favorite foods: cereal and peanut butter....
Domino's Pizza (NYSE: DPZ - News) announced today that Ken Rollin has joined its Leadership Council in the position of executive vice president and general counsel, following a five-month...
Wendy's International, Inc. (NYSE: WEN - News) announced today preliminary average same-store sales for the fourth quarter of 2007, which ended on Sunday, December 30.

Average same-store...

Dine America, a conference for restaurant industry and foodservice executives, announced today that the April 2008 keynote speaker for the conference, Dr. Jerry Newman, a distinguished professor...
Today, Jack in the Box is introducing the Big Deal, a bundled, value-priced combo meal that offers the choice of a chicken sandwich or cheeseburger, plus two tacos, and a 20-ounce soft drink for...
CWith their newest store open inside the North Pier of Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA), Rockville-based California Tortilla is now the only locally-based restaurant in all three...