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The evacuees, many of whom are families, also received a coupon donated by Pollo Campero for another meal at any of the Los Angeles area restaurants while children received Frisbee® toys. The...
The sale consists of 159 real estate mortgage loans, representing the vast majority of loans in the Trustreet portfolio, which has interests in 2,800 properties located in 49 states and...
“We were truly honored to be named Festival Favorite out of the more than 20 wing chains and restaurants from around the nation that were in attendance at this year’s festival,” Dave McDonald,...
McDonald's said Lenny's election follows a vote Monday by its board, but it didn't say whether he would be replacing a departing director or would fill a new spot. A company spokesperson couldn't...
In special tribute to its 60 years in the ice cream business, Baskin-Robbins stores will offer scoops for $1 every Tuesday night, ask the world to name its favorite Baskin- Robbins flavor, and...
Burger King Corporation today announced a program to source, recruit, and hire displaced Burger King restaurant employees into new or existing jobs at Burger King restaurants in more than 13...

Gentlemen,

This email is going to the people who have shown the most interest in offering resources to help the victims of Katrina. I feel the same, I'd like to pledge resources for this...

"I couldn¹t be more proud of our employees," President and CEO Stan Sheetz said in a press release. "Over the past week, we have received correspondence from Sheetz employees at all levels,...
Centerplate, which operates the concession business at FedExField, confirmed that the Phillips two booths broke stadium records for the most sales at a pre-season game on Friday, August 26, 2005...
Sysco, which has a major operation in flooded New Orleans, is offline, and chains dependent on it for operations will likely have to make other plans.

One of those chains, Krispy Krunchy...

The IHFA has pledged a minimum of $15,000 to the IHFA Hurricane Katrina Relief Fund, an amount which could increase depending on the participation and generosity of member franchisees, IHFA...
Marilyn Benson, senior vice president, partnership management, Diners Club International; Rob Gifford, executive director, Michigan Restaurant Association; Sandy Solmon, founder, president and...
This is being coordinated through four outreach programs: two restaurant fundraisers, associate contributions that will be matched by the company, and donations of meals to evacuees.

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At the cafe, which will be housed in the new 21,500 square foot retail destination, guests from 3 to 103 will now see and "taste" the difference for lunch, dinner and birthday party celebrations...
All funds donated by the company, its employees and guests will go to the American Red Cross, according to a press release.

The companywide endeavor follows a locally-based effort begun last...

With a team of volunteers from its Houston market, Papa John's is putting its kitchens to work today to make 10,000 hot individual pizzas to feed the Katrina refugees their first day in Houston...