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In a follow-up to last year's highly successful and popular "Cow Shake" ad for the chain's launch of Hand-Scooped Ice Cream Shakes...
McDonald's Corporation announced today that systemwide sales for McDonald's restaurants increased 8.1 percent in June, or 6.9 percent in constant currencies. For the quarter, systemwide sales...
McDonald's Corporation today announced that McDonald's Bulgaria has transferred to a developmental licensee (DL) structure. The DL structure is a form of franchising used by McDonald's for about...
Red Robin Gourmet Burgers announced that it has closed on the acquisition of 11 of the 13 franchised Red Robin restaurants in Washington state. The franchised restaurants were owned by various...
Cosi, which bills itself as a "premium convenience restaurant," reported that company-owned restaurant revenues grew 5.9% for the second quarter ended July 3, 2006.

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As a FIFA World Cup Sponsor through 2014, McDonald's has global rights to both the 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa(TM) and the 2014 FIFA World Cup(TM) yet to be selected on the South American...
Cold Stone Creamery announced today that Jim Flaum has rejoined the company, accepting the position of president and chief operating officer. Flaum served as executive vice president of Cold...
The BK™ Stacker is now available in three sizes to satisfy any appetite, BK™ Double Stacker, BK™ Triple Stacker and BK™ Quad Stacker.

Two, three or four flame-broiled hamburger patties are...

Tim Hortons Inc. today announced preliminary same-store sales increases of 6.0 percent to 6.1 percent at restaurants in Canada and 8.1 percent to 8.3 perent at restaurants in the United States...
Starting July 1 though July 23, dance and ice cream lovers across the country are invited to participate in the Shake It Up contest. Drawing inspiration from Cold Stone Creamery's new line of...
Papa John's International, Inc. today announced the hiring of Alice LeBlanc as Vice President, Strategic Supply Chain. LeBlanc has more than 20 years experience in global purchasing management,...
Wendy's International, Inc. today announced that its board of directors has confirmed its intent to spin off to current Wendy'sshareholders the 160.0 million shares of Tim Hortons Inc. that the...
Jack in the Box has added an Acapulco Chicken Salad to its menu. The salad is a blend of romaine and spring mix lettuce topped with grilled chicken, shredded pepper jack cheese, grape tomatoes,...
On June 27, the new motion picture The Devil Wears Prada invites office employees across the country to enjoy a free coffee beverage, between 2:00-4:00 p.m., at a specially selected cafe...
The Subway Franchisee Advertising Fund Trust, acting on behalf of more than 10,000 franchisees worldwide, today announced it has filed suit against Doctor’s Associates Inc., owner of the Subway...
The wait is over for New York Arby's fans. A new Arby's restaurant has debuted in Midtown Manhattan.

The Manhattan Mall, located in Midtown at 1275 Broadway (between W 32 St...