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The Bottle Box, provider of innovative and eco-chic food packages, announced that new jobs are being created in Southern California. Robert Mann Packaging (RMP) and Direct Pack Inc. (DPI) have collaborated...

Papa John’s International Inc. announced the launch of its first-ever Apple iPhone application, bringing full menu access and on-the-go ordering direct to the popular platform. The free app is live and...

First Data Corporation, a global leader in electronic commerce and payment processing, released its First Data SpendTrend Mid-Month Flash analysis for the first half of December 2010 compared to the same...

Customer service is of the utmost importance to most restaurant brands, and in the age of technology like smartphones and iPads, some are finding that customer service can be improved just minutes after a...

Texas may have just a single lone star, but it will soon boast more than 70 Corner Bakery Cafe locations. Celebrating a strong year of sales, the Dallas-based restaurant chain announced substantial new...

Just before Santa takes to the night sky, Dairy Queenfans are invited to bring a real, living, breathing reindeer to participating Dairy Queenor DQ Grill & Chillrestaurants nationwide from 1 to 3 p.m....

Much to the delight of multitaskers, drive-thru masters, and one-handed jugglers everywhere, Hardee’s is making one of its new favorites portable. The new Hand-Breaded Chicken Tender Wrappers are perfect...

On the heels of a successful year of new store openings across the U.S., Papa John’s is once again making it very appealing for franchisees to grow within the Papa John’s family. Under the company’s...

Tyson Foods' Food Service division announced it will donate 30,000 pounds of food to two metro New Orleans organizations, Café Reconcile and the Second Harvest Food Bank of Greater New Orleans. Donations...

It’s the season of giving, and some brands are letting their customers take giving to the digital environment they spend so much time in—Facebook.

First Data announced that four quick-serve brands—...

Friendly Ice Cream Corporation announced today that James M. Parrish, a seasoned restaurant executive who most recently served as COOof Church’s Chicken, has joined the company as executive vice president...

IHOP has announced plans to serve free pancakes as part of the company's philanthropic National Pancake Day on Tuesday, March 1, 2011. Planned as a celebration of friends, family, and community, IHOP hopes...

Boardwalk Fresh Burgers & Fries signed a development deal with new franchisee Koteswara Aluri for Fairfax County, Virginia. Aluri’s first restaurant, slated to open in April, will be located at the West...

Throughout the month of October, Cinnabon executed a fund-raising campaign to send “Hugs from Home” to the brave men and women who protect this country.

For every dollar contribution to the “Hugs...

Muscle Maker Grill, a chain of casual eateries that serves freshly prepared meals with your health in mind, announces it is expanding its reach to the West by securing a multi-unit franchise deal to develop...

With social media and other online tools becoming increasingly popular among quick-serve customers, and with smartphones continuing to permeate every demographic, one mobile marketing provider is tying...