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In the face of the SEC's "informal inquiry," Krispy Kreme CEO Scott Livengood says he remains confident in his company’s business practices.
Dairy Queen continues to bolster its Blizzard of the Month program, with the Brownie Batter Blizzard on the menu for August. Proceeds from the sale will benefit Children’s Miracle Network.
Following regional tests, McDonald’s has rolled out Chicken Selects premium breast strips to its core menu at restaurants nationwide.
Subway has launched a national campaign that it says will raise awareness and educate communities on the need to prevent and treat childhood obesity.
Citing research it undertook with International Communications Research, Quiznos Sub has made all its sandwiches available on low-carb flatbread.
While vowing to continue his investigation into wrongdoing, Pilgrim’s Pride CEO, O.B. Goolsby also expressed disappointment that the abuses were not reported directly to Pilgrim’s Pride plant management.
Krispy Kreme is introducing a new line of frozen blended beverages. The four flavors include raspberry, latte, and double chocolate, but perhaps the most notable is the Frozen Original Kreme.
After a nine-month test, Wendy's announced it will offer customers the option of substituting milk and a fruit cup for soft drinks and French fries in their Kids' Meals.
The annual survey evaluates the number of minority employees, hiring, promotion, and retention for more than 1,200 U.S. companies.
Officials from the Dunkin' Donuts Northeast Distribution Center and the town of Bellingham, Washington, will break ground for a new corporate office and distribution center on July 21.
In celebration of opening its 500th restaurant, CiCi’s Pizza will host the World’s Largest Pizza Buffet in an attempt to set a world record.
Pizza Hut has announced the return of its Twisted Crust Pizza for a limited time this summer.
Compared with the same periods in 2003, systemwide sales increased 8.4 percent for the month and 11.6 percent for the second quarter.
Greg Brenneman, currently chairman and CEO of TurnWorks, Inc., has been named chief executive officer of Burger King Corporation, effective August 1.
The new fries are sliced bigger and thicker than the chain's previous fry style and are the only skin-on french fries offered by a major fast-food chain.
Fresh Choice, Inc., will file a voluntary petition to reorganize under Chapter 11 of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code today.