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Carl’s Jr. announced that applications for the 2010 Carl N. and Margaret Karcher Founders’ Scholarship are available online. The application deadline is February 1, 2010.

As a young...

The Institute of Culinary Education (ICE) is proud to announce the formation of the ICE Kevin Nurse Memorial Scholarship to commemorate the life of Kevin Nurse, a triumphant...

The outlook for the restaurant industry remained cloudy in November, as the National Restaurant Association’s comprehensive index of restaurant activity registered its third decline in the last...
The Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) announced that concert venue chain House of Blues implemented the entertainment industry’s first-ever exclusively cage-free egg policy for the food...
To better prepare its students for management careers in the restaurant and foodservice industry, Drexel University’s Goodwin College announced that it adopted the ManageFirst Program offered...
The Professional Culinary Institute announced Chef Gary Prell as its new president and CEO. The Professional Culinary Institute (PCI), located in Campbell, California, opened its doors in 2005...
Yogurtini, Tempe, Arizona’s first self-serve frozen yogurt shop, officially announced the launch of a new self-serve frozen yogurt franchise opportunity.

Yogurtini allows customers to...
Togo’s Eateries Inc. announced it will celebrate National Pastrami Day at all 242 franchised locations on January 14. The first 100 guests at each Togo’s location will receive one free Mini...
Freshii announced that its first master franchisee, David Grossman, recently signed two new sub-franchise agreements for Chicago.

New franchisees Alex Blair and Scott Keeney will each...
Unified Supply Chain Inc. (USCI), a wholly owned subsidiary of International Dairy Queen Inc., announced its annual supply chain partners who provide superior service and outstanding support to 5...
Despite working in a sector averaging roughly 50,000 job losses per month since the start of the recession, retail employees are not providing high-level customer service, according to data from...
Hundreds of children in need have a new toy this Christmas thanks to the customers of Rock ‘n’ Joe Coffeelounge...
Chick-fil-A Inc. announced the addition of two new menu items—the Chick-fil-A Yogurt Parfait and the Chick-fil-A House Roast Coffee—at Chick-fil-A restaurants beginning January 4. The...
Pizza Inn ranked No. 24 in the longevity category and No. 225 overall in a comprehensive analysis of more than 800 franchise systems by AllBusiness.com in its All Star Franchise List. The...
Taco Bell, which does approximately 70 percent of its business via the drive thru, is set to introduce healthier choices for customers with its new Drive-Thru Diet Menu, featuring seven Fresco-...
Papa John’s announced that in celebration of its 25th anniversary, it is ringing in the New Year in New York City’s Times Square.

As part of the festivities, Times Square revelers may...

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