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Planet Smoothie, a Petrus Brands company, announced the launch of Planet Pro, a protein meal replacement powder. Planet Pro is offered in light and regular formulas, both of which can be utilized as meal...

It’s no longer just about who you know—but knowing where to go. Starting this week, foodies can visit Taco Bell for its Pacific Shrimp Taco...

Cold Stone Creamery kicked off 2011 with an aggressive international growth plan, signing three new partners in three new countries. The brand and its parent company, Kahala, have entered into franchising...

Burger King Corp. is offering guests the popular combination of flame-broiled beef, bacon, and cheese starting at only $1. The BK Single Stacker, BK Double Stacker, and BK Triple Stacker will be available...

Starbucks announced that it will roll out its new in-store look focusing on the iconic Siren and a simultaneous...

Qdoba Mexican Grill introduced Qdoba’s Mini Street Tacos to its more than 500 restaurants nationwide....

Wendy’s has added Nestlé Pure Life Purified brand bottled water to its beverage menu, demonstrating a continued commitment to...

Inspired by the growing demand for global flavors and cuisines, Grecian Delight Foods has brought together its line of flatbreads under a new One Republic Flatbreads brand for foodservice. The line of 16...

CashStar, the digital gifting and incentives company, announced that it now provides mobile-optimized digital gifting experiences for more than 100 retail and restaurant brands. With more than $6 billion in...

Synergy Flavors Inc. is establishing a new flavor innovation and manufacturing campus less than a mile from its facility in Wauconda, Illinois, north of Chicago.  

Synergy's new campus will sit on 15...

In an effort to engage its fans on Facebook, Pita Pit will hold a contest on the popular social network that will let the public name the concept’s newest pita.

The “Name That Pita” contest, which...

Jason’s Deli, which feeds more than 50 million people annually in 28 states, won the Best Restaurant Chain survey by Parents magazine. The survey measures where families can get the most nutritious...

Aramark, provider of professional services, was ranked No. 1 in its industry on Fortune magazine’s list of “World’s Most Admired Companies” for 2011. This marks the fourth consecutive year in which...

Cheba Hut president and CEO Scott Jennings.

Cheba Hut “Toasted” Subs, a counter-culture-themed restaurant franchise, announced that despite a down economy, the company experienced dramatic growth in 2010, achieving a 29.87 percent jump in overall...

Denny's, in partnership with Will Arnett and Jason Bateman's digital content and production studio, DumbDumb, and...

The Smiling Moose Deli has migrated to Wisconsin, finding a home in the college town of Eau Claire. Since December...