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The SUBWAY® restaurant chain today announced the appointment of Dr. Steven Safier as senior vice president and chief administrative officer of the SUBWAY® Franchisee Advertising Fund Trust (...

Krispy Kreme Doughnuts Inc. has forced out six company officers after a special board committee looking into the restaurant chain's accounting practices said they should be "discharged."

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Checkers Drive-In Restaurants, Inc., the nation's largest double drive-thru chain and Official Burger and Drive-Thru Restaurant of NASCAR®, is offering guests the chance to win $100,000,...

Grotech Capital Group, the venture capital firm that led the acquisition of Captain D's from Dallas-based Lone Star Funds on Jan. 5, reportedly is in talks to buy the 7,603-unit Dunkin' Brands...

For two decades, Carl's Jr.® has been famous for its longtime favorite burger, the Western Bacon Cheeseburger®. Over the past 20 years, the popular menu item developed a loyal following and...

Boston Market is now offering customers white meat, dark meat, and "red meat." The restaurant chain today announced it has introduced new roasted top sirloin meals – 5-oz. and 8-oz. lean...

Back Yard Burgers will be the newest franchise entry into the Erie, Pennsylvania, region's restaurant market. The Back Yard Burger chain, which cooks meats over an open flame, is prevalent in...

Black Enterprise magazine recognized the level of minority representation at Yum! in categories including procurement, senior management, and total workforce diversity.

Yum! Brands,...

Serious dessert aficionados will have a chance to try something way beyond the ordinary at Häagen-Dazs Shops nationwide this summer thanks to executive pastry chef Gale Gand, renowned cookbook...
Independence Day will come early this year for White Castle customers as the fast food chain has agreed to pay the sales tax on all purchases at its Detroit restaurants, June 14 through July 4....
McDonald's Corporation announced today that global systemwide sales for McDonald's restaurants increased 5.9 percent in May, or 2.9 percent in constant currencies.

“Our global alignment...

Checkers Drive-In Restaurants, Inc. (Nasdaq: CHKR - News), the nation's largest double drive-thru chain, won the 2005 Stevie(TM) Award for Best Human Resources Organization on June 6th at the 3rd...
Wingstop Restaurants president and CEO, James Flynn, announced today that chicken wing chain, reached $100 million in systemwide sales total for the 52 weeks ending June 4, 2005.

“We are...

D’Angelo Sandwich Shops today officially took the wraps off a new strategic approach to competing in the quick-service dining category. The initiative includes an updated brand positioning...
Mike Roberts, McDonald's president and Chief Operating Officer, announced today that Denis Hennequin, executive vice Ppesident of McDonald's Europe, will become president of McDonald's Europe...