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The company plans to open as many as 10 new units in the Texas market.
The quick-serve created tailored lesson plans for Florida elementary school teachers. Five thousand students participated.
Zagat will launch an application on the popular social networking site that allows users to access the Zagat Reviews of participating businesses.
The company reports net income of $0.03 per share in its first fiscal quarter ended September 23 versus a net loss of $0.10 per share in the same quarter in the prior fiscal year.
Burger King appoints Armando Jacomino, who originally began with the company as a Miami crew member in 1970, to president of the company's Latin America region.
Chipotle is the first national restaurant chain to eliminate rBGH entirely from items on its menu.
The company has merged with BBAC Merger Sub, Inc. The total value of the transaction, including assumed debt, was approximately $38 million.
Report finds health-oriented fast foods and perishable items account for more than 40 percent of 7-Eleven Japan’s total sales.
Yum! Brands and McDonald's agreements with the Florida Tomato Growers Exchange are now considered moot.
Bruegger’s new Pretzel Bagel is an LTO item that will be sold for 85 to 90 cents.
FoodHandler announced today that it has been acquired by Linden LLC and The Edgewater Funds.
National convenience store member organization, Royal Buying Group, will market the Chester’s foodservice program throughout its membership.
The moves into Honduras and Greece mark 52 store openings this year, bringing chain to 935 locations.
Free shoes are being offered to Shoes for Crews corporate account holders who have lost their homes or possessions in affected Southern California markets.
First introduced as part of the chain's Six Dollar Burger line, the mushroom burger was added back to the menu yesterday.
The new items include a Pomegranate Punch Smoothie and will be available in stores nationwide.