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Dairy Queen has introduced a new Wild Buffalo Chicken Strip Basket, now available at Dairy Queen restaurants nationwide. The Wild Buffalo Chicken Strip Basket comes with four or six original DQ...

Dow Jones Business News is reporting that today is the beginning of a “transition period” for former McDonald’s Chairman and CEO Jack Greenberg.

Under the terms of McDonald’s executive...

Checkers Drive-In Restaurants, Inc. (Nasdaq: CHKR) reported today that diluted earnings per share for first quarter 2003 increased 19% to $0.25 on an increase of 6.6% in revenues.

As with...

Papa John's International, Inc. (Nasdaq: PZZA) today announced that revenues for first quarter 2003 decreased 5.4% to $232.3 million from the same quarter in 2002. Net income was $11.1 million...

In a reversal of fortunes from year end 2002, McDonald’s Corporation (NYSE: MCD) today announced earnings per share of $0.29, up 7%, for first quarter 2003.

Revenues increased 6% at $3.8...

The Chick-fil-A Charity Championship hosted by Nancy Lopez, a fixture on the LPGA Tour since 1992, will become a 72-hole tournament beginning next year. The 2004 event will be held the week of...
Under a new marketing alliance between the California Milk Processor Board -- creator of the GOT MILK? campaign -- and McDonald's, 153 McDonald's restaurants in the Sacramento, California, area...
Starbucks Corporation has announced it has entered into an agreement to acquire Seattle Coffee Company, which includes the Seattle's Best Coffee and Torrefazione Italia Coffee brands, from AFC...
In further evidence of the increasing importance of breakfast to the QSR segment, Del Taco has announced a plan to boost its breakfast sales.

According to the company, the new campaign uses...

Baskin-Robbins has announced a promotional partnership with Twentieth Century Fox for the summer release of the film X2.

"We are excited to unite with Twentieth Century Fox for...

Domino’s Pizza has launched a new Spanish-language feature on its web site at www.dominos.com, meaning -- among other things -- that customers can now top their pizzas with either green peppers...

In a release issued yesterday, McDonald’s Corporation (NYSE: MCD) announced a new direction and changes to its spending plans.

While maintaining his stance that McDonald’s will grow,...

Seattle's Best Coffee tied for first place in the Best New Food and Beverage Concept category for small companies in Airport Retail News' 2003 Best Concessions Poll, sponsored by Diner's...
Blimpie is literally taking it to the streets.

The sandwich chain has launched six hospitality vans that are traveling through every Blimpie market in America for a six-month tour. The tour...

Seattle Coffee Company, parent company of Seattle's Best Coffee, announced today that Gordon Biersch Brewery Restaurant Group will serve Seattle's Best Coffee exclusively at all Gordon Biersch...