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SYDNEY, Australia, April 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Burger King Corporation (BKC) today announced that it has agreed to refranchise the 55 Burger King restaurants owned and operated by BKC in Australia...
AURORA, Mo., April 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Wayne and Sandy Garner knew they wanted a brand name food operation for their new Conoco Gasoline/Garner General store located 30 miles east of Springfield,...
ANAHEIM, Calif., April 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Carl's Jr. has awarded 20 university-bound Latino high school students with $1,000 each through the Company's La Estrella Latina de Carl's Jr....
MEMPHIS, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 23, 2002--Back Yard Burgers, Inc. (Nasdaq SmallCap:BYBI - news) today announced results for the first quarter of 2002.

Total revenues for the thirteen-...

Several news agencies, including Dow Jones and Reuters, reported today on McDonald's Corp. (NYSE:MCD) director Michael Quinlan's disclosure to the U.S. Securities and Exchange...

DES MOINES , Iowa -(Dow Jones)- As reported by Richard Gibson, of DOW JONES NEWSWIRES: On Friday, Burger King's U.S. franchisee association, which operates most of the chain's...
DES MOINES , Iowa - According to a memo obtained by Dow Jones Newswires McDonald's Corp. (MCD) is considering a new machine that would do further automate the chain's French fries cooking...
ATLANTA, GA--(INTERNET WIRE)--Apr 22, 2002 -- This summer, Popeyes® Chicken...
ATLANTA -(Dow Jones)- AFC Enterprises Inc. (AFCE), parent company of Church's Chicken and Popeye's, announced today that it has replaced accounting firm Arthur Andersen, LLC with KPMG LLP as...
New York, April 19 (Bloomberg) – As reported by Mark Lake: Diageo Plc, the world's No. 1 distiller, is seeking bids of more than $2.3 billion by the end of next week for its Burger King unit as...
ANAHEIM, Calif., April 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Spidey-mania is in full swing at Carl's Jr. as the company has kicked off its partnership with Sony Pictures Entertainment to promote ``Spider-Man,'' to...
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., April 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc. (NYSE: KKD - news) has named Frank Murphy executive vice president and general counsel at its Winston-Salem...
OAK BROOK, Ill., April 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- McDonald's Corporation (NYSE: MCD) today announced global results for the quarter ended March 31, 2002.

Jack M. Greenberg, Chairman and...

ATLANTA -- As reported by Rick Brooks of The Wall Street Journal: Krispy Kreme Doughnuts Inc. (KKD), which saw its profit rise sharply last year, boosted the annual compensation of its...
AUSTIN, Texas--April 16, 2002--Elite runners, as well as more than a dozen runners who are visually impaired, will join the city's oldest 5K when the starting gun fires at 8 a.m. on Sunday, April...
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., April 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc. (NEW YORKSE: KKD) today announced an agreement to form one of its largest joint ventures to date,...

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