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Officials at O'Charley's Inc. (NASDAQ:CHUX) , a casual-dining restaurant company, today announced that Michael K. Ellis is joining the company as chief development officer. In his new position,...
Brinker International, Inc. (NYSE:EAT) announced a new franchise and development agreement with franchisee ERJ Dining of Louisville, Ky. Under terms of the agreement, ERJ Dining will acquire 76...
The Steak n Shake Company (NYSE:SNS) is now using frying oil with 0 grams trans fat per serving in all 478 restaurants throughout 19 states.

"As one of America's oldest restaurant chains,...

CKE Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE: CKR) announced today period four same-store sales for the four weeks and quarter ended May 21, 2007, for Carl's Jr.(R) and Hardee's(R).

Commenting on the company's...

Big Bowl is outfitting all of its waiters with originally designed uniforms made of bamboo, an anti-bacterial and earth-friendly material. The change to bamboo uniforms is another Big Bowl pledge...
Restaurant chain Abuelo’s continues expanding its presence throughout the nation with recently announced plans to open two additional restaurants this year, as well as a second Florida location...
TravelCenters of America LLC (AMEX: TA) today announced that it has acquired the operating businesses of Petro Stopping Centers, LP (“Petro”). Simultaneously with this acquisition, 40 Petro...
As June 1 approaches -- the official opening of the Atlantic hurricane season -- Americans again brace themselves for an active storm season.

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CKE Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE: CKR), owner, operator and franchisor of the Carl's Jr.(R), Hardee's(R), and La Salsa Fresh Mexican Grill(R) restaurant brands, announced today that it has entered...
Johnny Rockets today announced industry veteran Lee Sanders has been named president and chief executive officer of The Johnny Rockets Group, Inc.

“Johnny Rockets is poised for growth...

QSR magazine, a publication for executives and operators in the foodservice industry, has announced that it will conduct a Webcast seminar through its website, QSRmagazine.com, on the topic of...
Denny's is launching a new national advertising campaign featuring the original hit tune "All Out of Love" by Air Supply. The new ad campaign encourages guests to enjoy the Denny's breakfast...