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Quiznos today announced that it has appointed Greg Brenneman as President and CEO, effective immediately. Quiznos also announced that TurnWorks, Inc., Mr. Brenneman’s private equity firm, has...
Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc. today introduced the Original Glazed Yeast Doughnut Hole Cup as an extension to the current Cake Doughnut Hole Cup product line in convenience stores.

“Krispy...

NSF International today announced the first call for nominations for its 2007 Food Safety Leadership Awards (FSLA) Program. Foodservice operators, manufacturers, researchers and members of...
Pizza Patrón announced today that it would be accepting Mexican pesos as well as U.S. currency at each of its 59 locations nationwide. The Pizza por Pesos™ program goes into effect immediately,...
Today, Jack in the Box restaurants introduce the Bacon Breakfast Jack™, a twist on the chain’s classic Breakfast Jack® sandwich that traditionally comes with ham. Featuring tha fried egg,...
Wendy’s International, Inc. today announced preliminary same-store sales of 3.1 percent at U.S. company stores and 2.7 percent at U.S. franchised restaurants for its fourth quarter, which ended...
Tim Hortons Inc. today announced same-store sales increases of 9.3% at Tim Hortons(R) restaurants in Canada and 8.3% at restaurants in the United States for the fourth quarter ended December 31,...
Burger King Holdings Inc. announced today that its subsidiary, BK AsiaPac Pte Ltd., awarded development rights for Indonesia to PT Sari Burger Indonesia, principally owned by PT Mitra Adiperkasa...
Sonic Corp will provide an online web simulcast of its first quarter fiscal 2007 earnings release conference call on January 4. This call will afford management the opportunity to comment on...
Starbucks Corp. has become one among many quick-serves to announce that it will eliminate trans fats from its baked goods.

Starbucks announced yesterday that it will move to remove trans...

CKE Restaurants, Inc. ( owner, operator and franchisor of the Carl's Jr. ®, Hardee's® and La Salsa Fresh Mexican Grill® restaurant brands, announced today that it has repurchased two million...
Red Robin Gourmet Burgers, Inc.,has launched its newly renovated web site, www.redrobin.com. Some of the new features of the site include streaming media and animations; Unbridled Acts of...
Burger King anticipates little impact to its earnings as a result of the ban on children’s advertising.

“Our target consumer for many years has been 18 to 34 years old, and we remain on...

Huddle House announced today that Allied Capital has committed $124 million to complete the acquisition of Huddle House, Inc., offering a solid financial partner to better position the chain for...
ARAMARK Corporation, a world leader in providing professional services, recently unveiled a new urban-style bakery concept, Bleecker Street Café, to meet the demand for more fast-casual dining...
Red Robin Gourmet Burgers, Inc., the casual dining company that serves its guests an imaginative selection of high-quality gourmet burgers and innovative menu items in a family-friendly...