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Marketing dollars now promote Bayou State cuisine across the country.

With the New Orleans Saints’ Super Bowl win and Mardi Gras festivities already under way, February promises to be a good month for Louisiana. The icing on the cake—or the okra in...

Quick-Serves seek life-long patrons by positioning stores on college campuses.

The National Center for Education Statistics projects that by 2017 college
enrollment of people under 25 will rise 10 percent, making university...

Recent research from Tufts University claims that many restaurant chains inaccur

As several big chains roll out new healthy offerings for weight-conscious consumers, a recent study found that restaurants often provide substantially inaccurate calorie counts on...

A Chick-fil-A operator partnered with Games2U to celebrate his location's five-y

When the Chick-fil-A in the Village at Westlake in West Lake Hills, Texas, held its fifth-anniversary celebration in December, operator Alan Williams decided to hire a company from...

Arctic weather could mean a shortage in Florida-grown fruits and vegetables.

Freezing temperatures in Northern Florida could wipe out a large percentage of the Sunshine State’s citrus fruit, strawberry, and tomato crops, causing higher prices for staple...

The UNICEF Tap Project begins March 21.

Next month, hundreds of restaurants across the country will ask their patrons to pay for their tap water to quench the thirst of people they have likely never met.

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U.S. restaurants large and small contribute generously to victims of earthquake

In the aftermath of the massive earthquake that rocked Haiti on January 12, the restaurant industry has responded with various fundraising initiatives to help the devastated...

When Stacy Perman set out to research In-N-Out Burger, all she knew was that her family would drive six miles to the closest location when she was...

McDonald's helps Hispanic teens pursue college education.

McDonald's Corp. long has been lauded for promoting diversity among its ranks, having established entire networks to help advance the careers of its Asian, African American, and Hispanic employees.

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After Chipotle announced last Tuesday quarterly earnings that beat Wall Street estimates by nearly doubling, analysts began wondering how the fast-...

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