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The concept of an "integrated kitchen" has long been talked about in the quick-service restaurant industry, but according to exhibitors at the 2005 North American Association of Food Equipment...
Visitors at the 2005 North American Association of Food Equipment Manufacturers trade show are treated to so many innovative products that it's difficult to focus on any specific one, but...
McDonald's Chief Executive Officer Jim Skinner and members of senior management today reaffirmed McDonald's financial growth targets, strategic priorities and commitment to grow sales at existing...
McDonald’s today unveiled a new TV commercial that showcases successful individuals whose first jobs were at McDonald’s. The “My First” spot features people from around the world who started...
Jack in the Box Inc. today announced that its board of directors has affirmed the organization's long-term strategy to become a national restaurant company. The goal was approved during the board...
Wienerschnitzel’s newest menu item, The New York Pizza Dog, was successfully tested for five months in Southern California prior to being launched chainwide on September 25. Its rollout will be...
Wendy's International Inc. President Tom Mueller suddenly resigned from the troubled fast-food chain Monday in what analysts believe signals sluggish sales and waning support within the Wendy's...
SnagAJob.com, the nation's largest job site for part-time and full-time hourly jobs, and Clear Channel Television Interactive, a division of Clear Channel Communications Inc., today announced a...
El Pollo Loco Inc. underscored its commitment to healthy lifestyle choices yesterday at Governor Schwarzeneggar's Summit on Health, Nutrition and Obesity in Sacramento.

The Governor called...

"We're giving consumers a one of a kind taste that they can't get anywhere, our famous recipe batter on a juicy chicken tender," Cindy Tooley, director of marketing for Captain D's, said in a...
The decision by John N. "Jack" McAleer to retire as executive vice president on Sept. 30 after 24 years with the company, while also quitting the company's board, comes less than three months...
The KFC Snacker made its national debut in March of 2005 and combines KFC's signature, premium breast meat Extra Crispy(TM) chicken strip, lettuce and pepper mayo on a sesame seed bun.

"The...

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...