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On May 18, 2017, Texas Roadhouse, Inc.'s (Nasdaq:TXRH) Board of Directors authorized the payment of a cash dividend of $0.21 per share of common stock.
sweetFrog Frozen Yogurt has announced a nationwide acquisition and re-branding push to add as many US-based locations as possible to the sweetFrog franchise family in 2017 and beyond.
Virginia is for lovers and Chesapeake, Virginia is going to love Hwy 55 Burgers, Shakes & Fries, the highly lauded All-American family-friendly diner, which is set to open its second Virginia location on Monday, May 26.
Temperatures are starting to heat up outside, but this week brings one of the coolest days of the year inside Dunkin’ Donuts restaurants, as the brand serves a free taste of its newest coffee beverage, Frozen Dunkin’ Coffee.
Moe's Southwest Grill® has been recognized as the Brand of the Year in the Fast Casual Mexican Restaurant category based on the 2017 Harris Poll EquiTrend® Study, for the second year in a row.
Penn Station East Coast Subs has hired Matt Mitchell as a new area representative for St. Louis.
Big Whiskey’s American Restaurant & Bar® will unveil its newest restaurant franchise location in Lee’s Summit, MO with a public grand opening during the May 19-21 weekend.
Romacorp, Inc. is thrilled to announce that Orlando Magazine has recognized the world’s largest casual dining chain specializing in ribs in the “Best Ribs” and “Best Place to Take Kids” categories.
A second Billy Sims BBQ restaurant is coming to Iowa. The Tulsa-based leading barbecue franchise will open in Cedar Rapids on Friday, May 19.
May is National Burger Month and Back Yard Burgers’ 30th Anniversary and to celebrate, the restaurant is offering its Classic Burger for only $1.87 on May 19th – the original price when Back Yard Burgers first opened in 1987.
Duck Donuts has invited students from The Vista School, in Hershey, Pennsylvania, to enjoy a morning of donut-making and decorating their own Duck Donuts creation.
Hwy 55 Burgers, Shakes & Fries and All Pro Eating will host 11 of the world’s fastest eaters at the World Hamburger Eating Championship at the Crabtree Valley Mall in Raleigh Saturday, May 20 at noon.
Nearly three decades after first setting up shop in suburban Detroit, America’s fastest-growing and favorite neighborhood pet store is set to open up its 400th store this May in Coconut Creek, Fla.
Cold Stone Creamery® announces a wondrous new Ice Cream flavor, Dark Chocolate Triple Berry, in honor of its partnership with Warner Bros. Pictures and the release of their action adventure film Wonder Woman.
In four short years, Creamistry has become more than just one of the fastest-growing ice cream franchises in the country.
Church’s Chicken has announced its largest giveaway ever for its Church’s Scholars Program.
Consistently recognized for its fast-paced growth in the immensely competitive $44B pizza industry, Marco’s Pizza has now secured its place as Entrepreneur Magazine’s “Best of the Best” franchise in the pizza category.
Your Pie, the originator of the down-the-line pizza concept, is excited to announce the launch of a new catering program.
EY today announced that Scott Pressly, chairman and chief strategic officer of Tropical Smoothie Cafe, is a finalist for the Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2017 Award in the Southeast.
Red Robin Gourmet Burgers, Inc., a full-service restaurant chain serving an innovative selection of high-quality gourmet burgers in a family-friendly atmosphere, today reported financial results for the quarter ended April 16, 2017.
Thaï Express® (www.ThaiExpress.ca) is proud to announce that it has opened its first location in the United States, in the food court of the Mall of America, in Bloomington, MN.
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Cousins Subs® adds two ‘Hog Wild’ flavors to its menu for a limited time -
the Cubano and Wisconsin BBQ Pork.
Available starting today at all PizzaRev locations, the new Thai Chicken pizza features two distinct flavors and ingredients new to the Craft Your Own™ restaurant’s menu: Thai sizzle sauce & sweet chili chicken.
Bananas Smoothies & Frozen Yogurt® is proud to be answering the demand for an affordable, accessible and delicious option by introducing a variety of fresh squeezed juices at its locations across the country.
To the haters, the doubters and the fast food skeptics - Wendy's wishes You a Happy National Salads Month.
Slim Chickens, a leader in the “better chicken” segment of fast-casual restaurants, will continue expansion of its fresh chicken and unrivaled flavor in the greater Kansas City region.
Church’s Chicken’s very own Executive Vice President and Chief Legal Officer, Craig Prusher, was awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award by the Atlanta Business Chronicle and the Association of Corporate Counsel Georgia Chapter.
Buffalo Wild Wings, Inc. announced that it has released an investor presentation in connection the company's upcoming 2017 Annual Meeting of Shareholders to be held on June 2, 2017.
Famous Dave's of America, Inc. announced that its Board of Directors has appointed experienced industry executive, Eric Hirschhorn, to the Board, effective May 15, 2017.
Golden Corral, the nation’s #1 buffet-grill chain, announced the introduction of 7-Day Brunch.