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The Coca-Cola Company today reported second quarter earnings per share of $0.80, which included a net charge of $0.05 per share primarily related to restructuring charges and a non-cash...
Restaurants Unlimited, Inc. (“RUI”), an affiliate of Sun Capital Partners, Inc. (“Sun Capital”), announced that it has acquired Pacific Coast Restaurants, Inc. (“PCR”). PCR operates 27...
Tyson Foods, Inc. was honored twice at the Third Annual Corporate Executives Minority Business Awards (CEMBA), presented by the Arkansas-Mississippi Minority Business Council (AMMBC).

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HMSHost Corporation, has acquired all of the assets of FoodBrand LLC, a provider of food and beverage concessions at airports and shopping malls, from Mills Enterprises, Inc. and Panda Express,...
IHOP Corp. (NYSE: IHP), announced that its system-wide same-store sales increased 2.5% for the quarter ended June 30, 2007. For the first six months of fiscal 2007, system-wide same-store sales...
Wendy’s International, Inc. has strengthened its animal welfare guidelines by giving preferential buying to its pork and chicken suppliers who improve systems for humane animal welfare.

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Kahala-Cold Stone today announced the acquisition of Cereality® Cereal Bar...
The top three issues affecting the food industry directly mirrored those reported by all small business in the U.S. during the second quarter as taxes, general economic conditions and energy /...
Burger King Corp. announced today the appointment of Mike Kappitt as senior vice president global business intelligence and strategy, effective immediately. Kappitt will report to Russ Klein,...
Like millions of Americans before him, New York carpenter Gerry Crimmins spent a recent vacation in the Big Easy. But rather than sightseeing in the French Quarter or taking trolley rides through...