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Panera Bread Company (NASDAQ:PNRA) announced today that it has purchased 32 franchise-operated bakery-cafes and the area development rights for certain markets in Illinois and Minnesota for...
For consumers buying fast food and beverages at quick-service restaurants, speed is of the essence. According to a new survey commissioned by Visa, 82 percent of respondents agree that QSR...
To help busy people all over the country get the most out of their own summer, Dunkin' Donuts is inviting customers to log on to its brand new Web site, MyIcedCoffee.com. The interactive site...
After spending six months aboard the Atlantis Space Shuttle eating nothing but pre-packaged, gravity-defying meals, Astronaut Sunita "Suni" Williams has only one thing on her mind as she prepares...
Sheetz, Inc., a pioneer in the convenience technology industry, and Capital One are testing an innovative new program that provides debit card customers with rewards similar to those available to...
On-the-go consumers prefer to handle an increasing number of transactions themselves through self-service devices, and are more likely to do business with companies that make it easier to for...
Red Robin Gourmet Burgers, Inc. (Nasdaq: RRGB), aannounced that it has closed on the acquisition of 15 of the 17 existing franchised Red Robin® restaurants in the state of California from Top...
As Hersheypark celebrates "100 Years of Happy," Dunkin' Donuts is helping make park visitors happier still. The world's largest coffee and baked goods chain today continued its aggressive...
Irving, Texas-based Gruma Corporation, Mission Foods, one of the country's largest tortilla manufacturers, is collaborating with Sara Foster to promote its versatile line of tortillas and Foster'...
A recent survey shows that nearly 90 percent of moms believe it's important that fast-food restaurants provide more information about the food they serve*. So, this summer McDonald's will be...
Just in time to combat soaring summer temperatures, Krystal is debuting its new line of real ice cream milkshakes, called MilkQuakes, in conjunction with an online campaign designed to help...
Philip E. Nelson, president of the Institute of Food Technologists in 2002 and food science professor at Purdue University, will be recognized today as the 2007 recipient of the World Food Prize...