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T.G.I. Friday's and Americana Group, a licensed franchisee of T.G.I. Friday's and the Kuwait-based Middle East operator of several brands in...

The Subway restaurant chain introduced a new program for military veterans designed to reduce their costs associated with the purchase of a Subway franchise.

The franchise fee of $15,000 is waived...

Freebirds World Burrito, known for offering custom-built burritos, salads, nachos, tacos, and more, announced it will open...

Ark Restaurants Corp. (NASDAQ:ARKR) today reported financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended October 2, 2010.

As of October 2, 2010...

CiCi's Pizza's fastest and most accurate pizza makers will compete for the title of "Ultimate Pizza Artist" in CiCi's first-ever Pizza Throwdown finals. In addition to a year's worth of bragging rights,...

Noodles & Co., the Broomfield, Colorado-based noodle fast-casual, has been acquired by an investment group that's led by Catterton Partners.

The financial terms of the acquisition were not...

As the country began dragging itself from economic turmoil in 2010, which dishes and drinks did savvy food marketers and restaurant operators introduce to satisfy consumer needs?

According to the...

While spirits barely edged out beer as the most popular alcoholic beverage enjoyed by consumers between this year, the market has hardly fallen flat. According to latest research from...

Egg & I Restaurants opened its 42nd location earlier this month at 9778 Katy Freeway in Houston, Texas, marking the first The Egg & I Restaurant opening in Houston by the well-known...

CKE Restaurants, Inc., parent company of Carl’s Jr. and Hardee’s restaurants, launched its Happy Star Rewards loyalty program yesterday. Happy Star Rewards is a GPS-enabled loyalty program that rewards...

While the Bowl Championship Series (BCS) rings in the New Year for college football fans, Taco Bell will be ringing its value bell all across America with yesterday's introduction today of its “Touchdown $5...

Groupon, a shopping website that offers a daily deal on the best local goods, services, and cultural events in more than 300 markets around the world, launched in Columbus, Georgia last week.

“With...

Coca-Cola and ShopRite made the holidays brighter today for local children in need, inviting 1,000 children from the Garden of Dreams Foundation to enjoy an exclusive performance of The Radio City...

Tender Greens, a Southern California–based quick-serve chain that offers an array of organic and healthy items, recently launched a Meatless Monday campaign in hopes of capitalizing on a growing vegetarian...

Saladworks, the nation’s first and largest fresh-...

In an effort to participate in Michelle Obama’s “Let’s Move!” campaign against the rising childhood obesity epidemic, New York City–based fast casual Chop’t Creative Salad Company announced that it is...

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