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The National Restaurant Association and its members are sending a strong message to Congress to support the timely and accurate implementation of a


Lenny’s Sub Shop, a Memphis, Tennessee–based sandwich chain, launched a Facebook promotion on Monday that has so far tripled the company’s Facebook


For the fifth year straight, Dunkin' Donuts has been recognized by the Brand Keys Customer Loyalty Engagement Index as number one in customer loyal


Starbucks announced that it is entering into an agreement with Courtesy Products, a provider of in-room coffee service to hotels, to provide Starbu


Consumers are sourcing prepared meals from a wider range of retail foodservice operations than they were two years ago, many times at the expense o


Seventy million Americans will celebrate Valentine’s Day at a restaurant this year, according to the National Restaurant Association.


Which Wich Superior Sandwiches recently unveiled two larger sandwich sizes—10.5 inches and a 14-inch Superwich—to  complement its classic 7-inch sa


The National Restaurant Association (NRA) released its 2011 Restaurant Industry Forecast today, predicting that the quick-service industry's growth


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Sixty percent of restaurant-goers report that the recession has changed the way their family spends money, and 24 percent of these consumers plan t