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For a limited time, customers ordering a Papa John's pizza, sides or drinks at papajohns.com will receive a promotional code for a free 30-day trial of BLOCKBUSTER Online. Known as The Movie...
James Flynn, Wingstop CEO, announced yesterday that the chain has increased comp store sales over the corresponding period a year prior for nine consecutive quarters – starting third quarter 2003...
Krispy Kreme Doughnuts Inc. has shed some of its investments in overseas franchises and restructured some of its debt agreements, the company revealed in a complicated filing with the Securities...
Kahala Corp., a Scottsdale, Arizona-based franchisor of eight quick service restaurant concepts totaling more than 1,000 locations and $450 million in systemwide sales, announced today that it...
The McRib Farewell Tour, celebrating the McDonald's McRib Sandwich, is making its way across the country. McDonald's restaurants throughout the United States will give customers their last chance...
Blimpie International, Inc. announced on Friday that Jeffrey Endervelt resigned as chairman, CEO and president of Blimpie International, Inc., effective immediately to focus on his other business...
Pizza Inn today announced that The Coca-Cola Company will serve as its primary beverage partner in the chain's nearly 250 buffet and delivery/carryout operations.

Following an extensive...

Today Green Mountain Coffee Roasters, Inc. announced that Uni-Mart(TM), one of the nation's leading convenience store chains, has started offering its customers cups of freshly brewed Green...
Make it a burger, fries and nutritional information to go. Seeking to counter charges that its food is unhealthy and contributes to obesity, McDonald's Corp. announced Tuesday that it will...
Bruegger’s Enterprises, Inc. today announced that it has completed renovations for all of its 130 company-owned bakery-cafes.

In less than two years, the chain has updated its dining...

SPFS, INC., owner and franchisee of 17 Captain D’s Seafood Restaurants in Mississippi, Georgia, and Kentucky opened its 18th store in Cleveland, Mississippi, to more than 11,000 customers,...
McDonald's Corp. has made a long-anticipated filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission to make its Denver Chipotle Mexican Grill restaurant chain a separate, publicly held company, the...
Dunkin' Brands, home of Dunkin' Donuts, Baskin-Robbins and Togo's, has hired one of Boston's top chefs and culinary experts to help create new and innovative menu choices for customers throughout...
McDonald's is offering for the first time in the U.S. a unique behind-the-scenes look inside the nation's most popular kitchen through a virtual "open doors" tour.

Hosted by 2002 Olympic Gold...

If fast food consumers were left feeling disturbed after seeing the documentary Super Size Me, then seeing the recently released Portion Size Me will might bring a sigh of relief...