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The nation’s restaurant industry impacts 1/10th of the American economy and is the largest consumer of electricity in the retail sector. Announced today by executives of the Green Restaurant...
Last night, amidst pounding thunder sticks and cheering spectators, Domino's named Dennis Tran the 2007 World's Fastest Pizza Maker. Tran, a Domino's Team Washington regional director from Silver...
Starbucks Coffee Company (Nasdaq:SBUX) today announces that by the end of 2007, Starbucks will eliminate the use of artificial trans fats in food and beverages in all stores in the continental U....
McDonald's Corporation announced today that global comparable sales rose 4.8% in April. Systemwide sales for McDonald's restaurants worldwide increased 9.6% for the month, 6.0% in constant...
Taco Bell Corp. announced that David Ovens has been appointed Chief Marketing Officer of Taco Bell effective August 6, 2007. Ovens will be responsible for leading Taco Bell’s food marketing,...
geoVue, a leading provider of dynamic location optimization software, and CKE Restaurants, Inc. today announced that CKE will employ geoVue's software solutions to help significantly enhance...
Domino's Pizza, Inc. (NYSE:DPZ) announced results for the first quarter ended March 25, 2007. Management noted that the quarter's earnings were significantly impacted by expenses incurred in...
Jack in the Box Inc. (NYSE:JBX), the restaurant company that operates and franchises Jack in the Box restaurants, announced the launch of a 100% Sirloin Burger, the first offered by a major fast-...
The 500 largest U.S. restaurant chains registered solid performance, posting 6 percent annual sales growth in 2006, according to data released today by Technomic at the 22nd Annual Elliot...
Miami Management is a 16-unit Wendy's franchisee based in Lexington, Kentucky. In the fall of 2005, they decided to pilot the use of wireless tablets to take orders in an attempt to increase the...