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Black Farmers Are Sowing The Seeds Of Health And Empowerment

Topix - Sat, 2017-12-16 11:21

Farmers pick crops at Soul Fire Farm in New York state. It's run by Leah Penniman, a farmer and activist working to diversify the farming community and reconnect people to their food.

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McDonald's introduce vegan burger after success of trial

Topix - Sat, 2017-12-16 08:54

Now vegans can enjoy a burger at McDonald's after soya snack proves a 'huge success' on trial in fast food chains in Finland Made using soya protein, the McVegan will initially be sold in Scandinavia. However, the rise of veganism in the UK suggests it could soon arrive here.

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Taco Bell Gears up for Value Fight in Fast Food

Topix - Sat, 2017-12-16 04:05

Taco Bell is stepping up its $1 message as the fast-food industry gears up for its latest low-priced fight. The Yum Brands chain is opting for what could be considered opulence in a value play, with stylish ads meant to add a bit of drama and flair to its message.

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Growing Clermont lands more than 30 new businesses

Topix - Sat, 2017-12-16 01:34

More than 30 new businesses either came or are in the process of coming to Clermont , punching up the city's reputation as one of Orlando's best suburbs. While some are "medium box" stores, a chunk of them are small, niche startups or small chains that are relying on foot traffic through downtown for success and are helping to uphold the notion that Clermont is still a small town.

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Taco Bell test restaurant could open early next year

Topix - Sat, 2017-12-16 01:34

Kiwi fast food giant Restaurant Brands took over Taco Bell and Pizza Hut in Hawaii, in a $146 million deal last year. At the time, Restaurant Brands chief financial officer Grant Ellis said: "Does this mean Taco Bell is coming to New Zealand? The short answer is no, not right at the moment ... but the opportunity is definitely there."

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Half full or half empty? KFC bucket lawsuit dismissed over insufficient facts

Topix - Fri, 2017-12-15 23:02

A New York woman's $20 million false advertising lawsuit against KFC has been dismissed, the Poughkeepsie Journal reported Thursday. Anna Wurtzburger of Hopewell Junction, New York, filed her civil suit in October 2016, alleging the fast food chicken chain showed "a bucket overflowing with chicken" in television advertisements, but sold her "fill up" buckets of chicken in 2016 that were not filled to the brim as shown on her screen at home, the paper reported.

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Franchisors ‘can be very comfortable’ in wake of NLRB reversal

Nation's Restaurant News - Fri, 2017-12-15 22:51
Attorney says joint-employer ruling returns stability to industry

Muscle Maker $20M mini-IPO moves forward

Nation's Restaurant News - Fri, 2017-12-15 22:22
The chain plans to open 42 stores and break even next year.

Minigrow is not just a smaller Honeygrow

Nation's Restaurant News - Fri, 2017-12-15 22:11
Chain launches concept for high-density lunch traffic

Black Bear Diner CEO talks expansion as chain preps new opening

Nation's Restaurant News - Fri, 2017-12-15 20:57
Family-dining chain takes its mountain lodge theme to Oklahoma

What to know when financing a young restaurant company

Nation's Restaurant News - Fri, 2017-12-15 20:33
These are the best start-up structures for new companies

Meijer to add Wahlburgers restaurants

Nation's Restaurant News - Fri, 2017-12-15 20:22
Supercenter operator to house sites on lots, host food trucks

New two-storey drive-thru restaurant to open on supermarket site in Northampton

Topix - Fri, 2017-12-15 20:14

A popular fast-food chain has submitted plans to open a restaurant on a supermarket site in Northampton, which will provide jobs for more than 65 full and part time staff. The two-storey McDonalds restaurant will be located within the existing Morrisons car park off Kettering Road, with an outdoors play area and drive-thru lane.

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Kroger’s Kitchen 1883 delivers New American Comfort

Nation's Restaurant News - Fri, 2017-12-15 17:29
Kroger’s Kitchen 1883 in Union, Ky. — not far from the company’s headquarters in Cincinnati — is a full-service restaurant offering “New American Comfort” cuisine, which “assimilates flavors from the melting pot of traditional American cooking techni

From food truck to 5 restaurants: one entrepreneur's story

FastCasual.com - Fri, 2017-12-15 12:00
While a commissary gave David Choi the venue for his first restaurant, his food truck experience gave him the skills needed to prepare and serve food to customers efficiently and profitably.