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Planet Sub Commits to Tree Initiative for Earth Day

QSR Magazine - Mon, 2014-04-21 11:35
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As part of their ongoing sustainability initiatives, Planet Sub announced that on Earth Day (April 22, 2014) the company, through their newfound partnership with Trees For the Future has made a commitment to plant one tree for every sandwich sold. The company hopes to plant at least 8,000 trees through their efforts on Earth Day.

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

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Supply America Rolls Out New Website

QSR Magazine - Mon, 2014-04-21 11:30
Exclusive Brief:  no

Supply America is known in the foodservice industry as a national distributor with local service. In preparation for its 20th anniversary, an updated website is the first step in its celebration of quality and customized solutions.

 

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

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Otter's Chicken Named Top 25 Small Business

QSR Magazine - Mon, 2014-04-21 11:26
Exclusive Brief:  no

Otter's Chicken, a family-friendly, fast-casual restaurant is proud to announce that is has been named one of Cobb's Top 25 Small Businesses of the Year by the Cobb Chamber of Commerce and The Atlanta Journal-Constitution.

 

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

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Consumer demand increasing for proteins

FastCasual.com - Mon, 2014-04-21 10:55

Consumers are saying they want more protein in their diets, however a majority — 71 percent — don't know the recommended daily amount they should be eating. According to the NPD Group, …



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McAlister's to open at Penn State

FastCasual.com - Mon, 2014-04-21 10:35

McAlister's Deli has signed an agreement with Pennsylvania State University to open a location in the HUB-Robeson Center on the University Park campus in State College, Penn., according to a company …



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Pollo Tropical adds pineapple-packed menu items

FastCasual.com - Mon, 2014-04-21 10:35

Pollo Tropical has brought back its Tangy Pineapple Chicken Wrap and Tangy Pineapple Chicken Salad, first introduced last year for a limited time. It is also offering a new Tropical Citrus Shrimp …



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Qdoba honors top suppliers

FastCasual.com - Mon, 2014-04-21 10:30

Qdoba Mexican Grill honored five suppliers this month for outstanding performance in six awards categories at its 2014 Qdoba Leadership Summit in Denver. More than 400 people attended the two-day …



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Fiesta Restaurant Group launches new concept

FastCasual.com - Mon, 2014-04-21 10:30

Cabana Grill, a new concept created by San Antonio-based Taco Cabana, opened its first restaurant last week in Snellville, Ga. Taco Cabana and Cabana Grill are owned and operated by Fiesta Restaurant …



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Why gluten-free is here to stay

FastCasual.com - Mon, 2014-04-21 09:35

The FDA's official definition of "gluten-free," first released in August, was a turning point for the fast-growing diet. That's when it went from a fad to a foodservice industry trend, according to …



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Create the Ultimate Power Breakfast Setting

Hotel Interactive - Mon, 2014-04-21 09:28
Turn your hotel’s morning meal into a powerful profit center by attracting the deal making elite of your town.

Concord Hospitality Sells 13-Hotel Portfolio for $240 Million

Hotel Interactive - Mon, 2014-04-21 09:21
Retains Management Under Long-term Agreement.

Best Western Plus Goldsboro Joins World’s Biggest Hotel Family

Hotel Interactive - Mon, 2014-04-21 09:20
Best Western International announces the opening of the BEST WESTERN PLUS Goldsboro, located at 909 N Spence Avenue. Owned by ZMC ...

North Point Hospitality Group Breaks Ground On Springhill Suites By Marriott Lumberton, NC

Hotel Interactive - Mon, 2014-04-21 09:20
North Point Hospitality Group, Inc., an Atlanta based hotel development and operations company, announced the groundbreaking of its newest hotel project, ...

Crowne Plaza Hotel Opens In Kitchener-Waterloo, Ontario

Hotel Interactive - Mon, 2014-04-21 09:19
Upscale hotel has undergone $12 million renovation.

Hotel Indigo Brand Returns To Its Roots With Third Location In Atlanta

Hotel Interactive - Mon, 2014-04-21 09:19
Boutique Brand to Move In to Downtown Atlanta Neighborhood in Fall 2015.

Playa Largo Resort & Spa Breaks Ground in The Keys

Hotel Interactive - Mon, 2014-04-21 09:18
Luxury beach haven marks first new Key Largo resort in 20 years

Jordan Joanou Joins Outrigger as Director of Revenue and Pricing, Hawaii/Guam

Hotel Interactive - Mon, 2014-04-21 09:18
Outrigger Enterprises Group is pleased to announce the appointment of Jordan Joanou to director of revenue and pricing, Hawaii/Guam. ...

Waterford Appoints Management Team At Fairfield Inn Marriott Boca Raton

Hotel Interactive - Mon, 2014-04-21 09:17
Waterford Hotel Group recently announced the appointments of two key management positions at the Fairfield Inn by Marriott in Boca Raton, ...

Peralta Named Regional VP Operations for McKibbon Hotel Management

Hotel Interactive - Mon, 2014-04-21 09:17
Sebastian Peralta has been named Regional Vice President, Operations for McKibbon Hotel Management Inc. ...

Invasion of the invasivors

FastCasual.com - Mon, 2014-04-21 08:05

When consumers exhibit courage — I am inspired. When corporations stretch their technological boundaries — I rejoice. When a single voice is heard above the din of the background — …



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