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Continuing to outperform others in the casual-dining segment with 26 consecutive quarters of positive, double-digit same-store sales, East Coast Wings...

Wingstop named franchise development veteran David Vernon its vice president of franchise sales to support the concept’s rapid expansion. In his role, Vernon will oversee the development team and national...

Following a successful 12-year partnership, Starbucks Corporation announced the acquisition of Magic Johnson Enterprises’ remaining 50 percent interest in Urban Coffee Opportunities (UCO).

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As dinnertime arrives on October 31, families around the nation will order enough pizza to make it one of the busiest days of the year for Domino's, which will deliver more than 1 million pizzas to trick-or...

Hatco Corporation, a provider in heating and warming equipment in the foodservice industry for more than 60 years, named Chicago-based Esrock Partners as its agency of record for all foodservice...
Tyson Foods Inc. announced that it will donate more than 10,000 pounds of chicken to three metro Atlanta organizations. The donation supports two principles important to Tyson: hunger relief and...
October 21 is Garbanzo Bean Day, and Garbanzo Mediterranean Grill is honoring this occasion by celebrating the garbanzo bean and its many achievements. Some of these include providing outstanding...
Whether you're feeling happy, daring, funny, or sunny, the Mr. Men and Little Miss characters from the 70’s have a way of capturing your mood. Arby's is bringing the Mr. Happy and Little Miss Sunshine...

Cinnabon Inc. announced that Kat Cole was named chief operating officer. The former vice president of training and development for Hooters of America Inc. will join Cinnabon to lead the 25-year old...

Dunkin' Donuts is seeking to increase its franchise locations in the U.S. Fueling this growth is the announcement that the company is looking for...

McDonald's USA recently announced it has selected Tyson Foods Inc., a trusted poultry supplier for many of McDonald's restaurants, as the 2010 Supplier of the Year. McDonald's unveiled the U.S. Supplier of...

Pizza Patrón announced that it is launching a new line of frozen pizzas as part of its multichannel growth strategy that now includes brand extensions through consumer packaged goods channels....
Chief Financial Officer Tod Spornhauer has decided to resign his position, effective Jan. 3, 2011. Spornhauer joined Bob Evans in 1991 and has held a variety of progressively responsible...
More than 25,000 cups, or about 800 gallons, of Golden Spoon Frozen Yogurt were given away at a special customer appreciation event on Oct. 12, 2010, in honor of the chain receiving numerous...