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To celebrate its 20th anniversary, Jamba Juice recently held a two-week promotional campaign that drove traffic with some old-fashioned coupons and word-of-mouth techniques—or at least, with...
U.S. restaurant unit count declined by 1 percent, or a loss of 5,204 restaurants, this spring compared to spring 2009, according to foodservice market research by The NPD Group, a market research...
Cintas Corporation announced the launch of its new tile and carpet deep cleaning service in 44 major markets across North America. Developed for commercial facilities, Cintas’ service uses a...
U.S. cottonseed crushers are gearing up for what could be its busiest season in several years, says Ben Morgan, executive vice president of the National Cottonseed Products Association, located...
To support clients’ new product innovation initiatives and meet evolving customer needs, Marriner Marketing Communications conducted proprietary research with more than 300 foodservice...
Domino's Pizza named Pali Grewal the 2010 World's Fastest Pizza Maker. Grewal, a Domino's World’s Fastest Pizza Maker from the U.K., made three large pizzas in an impressive 39.1 seconds. That's...
El Pollo Loco is bringing back its Queso Crunch Burrito but only for a limited time.

El Pollo Loco’s biggest burrito taste first appeared in restaurants in February of 2008 as a...

Brian and Barbara Rodak have signed on to develop Boardwalk Fresh Burgers...
As frozen yogurt concepts sweep the nation, other frozen dessert brands are forced to join the movement or melt.

Understanding the trends of the industry, Ritter’s adapted its model boasting a...

Last month’s recommendations from the Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee (DGAC) confirmed what Mintel’s research and consumers have already been suggesting: restaurants need healthier menus....
The U.S. government released the first in a series of educational videos, amplifying public education efforts for the new $100 note, which will begin circulating on February 10, 2011.

The...

Burger King Corp. (NYSE:BKC - News) will offer a breakfast meal for children that meets BKC’s stringent nutrition criteria for advertised Kids Meals, as defined in its pledge through the Council of Better...

A recent study proves that Canadians have more in common than you may think when it comes to late-night cravings. It also seems some of them prefer satisfying those urges with a Big Mac sandwich...
To conclude its celebration of 30 years and 100 stores in South Carolina, Bojangles’ awarded 100 customers with a fun-filled, six-day, five-night Bahamas cruise for two.

One winner was selected from each...

Tropical Smoothie Café set a donation record for its annual philanthropic event National Flip Flop Day recently.

The smoothie and sandwich chain raised $310,000 to bring comfort to...

Fabri-Kal's Kalamazoo, Michigan, manufacturing plant was awarded LEED Silver certification.

Established by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) and verified by the Green Building...