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Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa Announces Debut Of Borgata Baking Company

Hotel Interactive - Mon, 2014-04-14 08:48
Under the direction of Executive Pastry Chef Thaddeus DuBois, serving accessible sweets and eats.

Rich Bennett Joins Hotelure as COO

Hotel Interactive - Mon, 2014-04-14 08:47
Rich Bennett, former VP of Supply & Design Services at Best Western International has joined Hotelure as the Chief Operating Officer.  ...

VW Marketing VP on how automaker keeps its products fresh in customers' minds

AutoNews - Mon, 2014-04-14 01:15
VW is determined to keep improving how it launches vehicles and how it uses the massive amount of analytical data it gathers as it strives to reach 10 million vehicle sales this year, Simon Thomas, VW's marketing VP, told Automotive New Europe.
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Amazon goes Rogue for Nissan

AutoNews - Mon, 2014-04-14 01:01
Pleasantly surprised by the buzz it got from selling three Versa Notes through Amazon.com last year, Nissan is doing it again.
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Dodge tests innovative 1-year lease on '14 Charger, Challenger

AutoNews - Mon, 2014-04-14 01:01
Dodge will defy industry convention this week with its "Double-Up" deal on the Charger and Challenger. The one-year lease on the outgoing 2014 editions comes with an incentive to switch to next year's refreshed models.
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Ruling on terminated dealers keeps Chrysler case in the courts

AutoNews - Mon, 2014-04-14 01:01
About 150 dealerships that lost Chrysler franchises during the company's 2009 bankruptcy won a round in federal court last week.
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'Villains' campaign aims to recast Jaguar's reputation for badness

AutoNews - Mon, 2014-04-14 01:01
A Shakespeare soliloquy might seem out of place in a car ad, but Jaguar wants to make a key point -- that it is a quintessentially and unapologetically British challenger to BMW, Mercedes-Benz and Audi.
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Tesla, lawyer trade grenades in lemon-law suit

AutoNews - Mon, 2014-04-14 01:01
When life hands you lemon-law suits in Teslatown -- hey, forget lemonade; come out swinging.
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ADP Dealer Services to spin off, go public

AutoNews - Mon, 2014-04-14 01:01
Hot U.S. auto sales and the rise of online shopping have triggered a frenzy of merger and capital-raising activities among auto-retailing vendors.
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NRA Joins Share the Gulf Sustainability Initiative

QSR Magazine - Fri, 2014-04-11 12:32
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As part of its efforts to support sustainability practices in the foodservice industry, the National Restaurant Association (NRA) announced it has joined Share the Gulf, a coalition of chefs, restaurateurs, restaurant associations, seafood suppliers, fishermen, consumers, and environmentalists working to protect their access to fish in the Gulf States.

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Perdue Offers Low-Fat Turkey

QSR Magazine - Fri, 2014-04-11 12:28
Exclusive Brief:  no

Perdue Foodservice offers low-fat and low-sodium turkey products that add flavor and protein to a meal while meeting consumer demand for nutritious, healthy options.With low-sodium Perdue poultry products, customers can enjoy the turkey taste with 30–90 percent less sodium. Perdue Lower Sodium Turkey can be used for center-of-the-plate entrées, sandwiches, salads and more. For a limited time, Perdue is offering operators a deal to save up to $250 off select cases of Perdue Turkey Breast.

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Johnny Rockets Featured on Reality TV Series

QSR Magazine - Fri, 2014-04-11 12:25
Exclusive Brief:  no

Global hamburger franchise Johnny Rockets was featured on the latest episode of TNT’s new reality series, “Inside Job.” Each week on “Inside Job,” one of America's hottest companies invites four highly qualified job candidates to compete for an executive position. For one week, they live together, work together, and play together as part of the interview and hiring process while competing to land their dream job.

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Report: Quick Serve Spending Increased in March

QSR Magazine - Fri, 2014-04-11 12:11
Exclusive Brief:  no

First Data Corporation, a leader in payment technology and services solutions,  released its First Data SpendTrend analysis for March 1–31, 2014, compared to March 2–April 1, 2013.  SpendTrend tracks same-store point-of-sale data by credit, signature debit, PIN debit, EBT, closed-loop prepaid cards, and checks from nearly four million U.S. merchant locations serviced by First Data.

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Villa Enterprises Inks Deal to Open 40 Italian Kitchen Units

QSR Magazine - Fri, 2014-04-11 11:14
Exclusive Brief:  no

Villa Enterprises, a global multi-brand restaurant operator and franchisor, announced it has signed a deal with Chicago-based General Growth Properties Inc. to open 40 Villa Italian Kitchen quick-serve restaurants in regional malls throughout the U.S.

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Del Taco Franchisees Honored with MVP Awards

QSR Magazine - Fri, 2014-04-11 11:04
Exclusive Brief:  no

Del Taco announced three of its franchisees received Multi-Unit Franchisee Magazine’s Annual MVP (Most Valuable Performer) Awards. The industry-wide awards recognize “the power operators, the innovators, and the creative thinkers who have demonstrated outstanding performance in growing both their organization and their brands.” Del Taco is the only quick-service restaurant with three winners. Each Del Taco franchisee winner will receive their award at the 13th Annual Multi-Unit Franchising Conference in Las Vegas, April 23–25, 2014.

News and information presented in this release has not been corroborated by QSR, Food News Media, or Journalistic, Inc.

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KFC Turns to Moms for Survey on Family Mealtime

QSR Magazine - Fri, 2014-04-11 09:03
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KFC turned to moms for an online survey on consumer preference for family meals conducted with the help of Wakefield Research. Of the 1,000 respondents, all of whom had children under the age of 17 living in the household, 34 percent pegged the chicken chain as their go-to quick-serve brand for family dining.

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