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Drive-through plan is finger licking good

Topix - 3 hours 37 min ago

Fast food giant KFC is hoping to open a new drive-through restaurant in Motherwell with the creation of 40-50 jobs.

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Dunkin’ Donuts takes hit from winter storms in 1Q

Nation's Restaurant News - 4 hours 20 min ago
Dunkin’ Brands pledges company will reach full-year targets Dunkin’ Brands pledges company will reach full-year targets

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Argonne to acquire On The Border

Nation's Restaurant News - 6 hours 34 min ago
Golden Gate Capital agrees to sell casual-dining chain Golden Gate Capital agrees to sell casual-dining chain

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Village Inn: Brand revitalization sparks new growth

Nation's Restaurant News - 6 hours 34 min ago
President Jeff Guido discusses growth plans, design and menu upgrades

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Infographic: How guests order new menu items

Nation's Restaurant News - 7 hours 7 min ago
NRN and The NPD Group break down the latest dining trends

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Taco Bell Spinoff Explicitly Branded With Death Symbols

Topix - 7 hours 37 min ago

Despite decades of devotion to low-quality garbage food, today's Americans think they're "too good" for a "fast food" restaurant.

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McDonald's Unveils Ronald McDonald's New Clothes Designed by Ann Hould-Ward

Topix - 8 hours 37 min ago

McDonald's has given Ronald McDonald has a new outfit. The fast food giant says the character will also take an active role on McDonald's social media channels.

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PizzaRev Marks Two-Year Anniversary

QSR Magazine - 8 hours 40 min ago
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PizzaRev marked its two-year anniversary with a special $5 pizza day at PizzaRev’s inaugural Northridge, California, location on April 22—the restaurant served more than 1,000 pizzas. 

PizzaRev operates eight Los Angeles–area restaurants and is on pace to open 65 franchised and corporate locations across the country by the end of 2015.

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

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4food Closes Beta Location

QSR Magazine - 8 hours 43 min ago
Exclusive Brief:  no

4food announced the closing of its beta location at 286 Madison Avenue to focus on its growing restaurant technology marketplace, 4f.io, international licensing deals, and the further development of new 4food restaurants around New York City. This restaurant's last day of operations will be Friday, April 25.

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

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Carl’s Jr. Adds Sweet Treats to Menu

QSR Magazine - 8 hours 50 min ago
Exclusive Brief:  no

Carl’s Jr. introduced a sweet-and-salty spin on its Hand-Scooped Ice Cream Shakes and Malts lineup with the arrival of its new Sea Salt & Caramel Shake. Featuring hand-scooped vanilla ice cream blended with caramel syrup and topped with sea salt toffee crumbles and whipped cream, the new Sea Salt & Caramel Shake is available at all participating Carl’s Jr. locations.

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Dunkin' Donuts Inks Deal for 20 Restaurants in Southern California

QSR Magazine - 8 hours 53 min ago
Exclusive Brief:  no

Dunkin’ Donuts announced the signing of multiunit store development agreements with two new franchise groups to develop 20 new California restaurants in South Orange County and the San Fernando Valley area over the next several years.

New franchise group Precision Hospitality & Development plans to develop 10 restaurants in South Orange County and the surrounding cities. Led by real estate developer Joe Haupt, the group’s first restaurant is planned to open in 2015.

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Pizza Patrón Sees Record LTO Sales with La Ch!#gona Launch

QSR Magazine - 9 hours 2 min ago
Exclusive Brief:  no

The launch of Pizza Patrón’s La Ch!#gona pizza broke all-time sales records, making it the most successful LTO product launch in the company’s history. During the first three weeks of sales, Pizza Patrón reported that La Ch!#gona represented more than 4 percent of the pizza sales mix, more than doubling the company’s peak historical average for a new LTO launch.

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

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Zaxby’s Continues to Grow Philanthropic Efforts

QSR Magazine - 9 hours 6 min ago
Exclusive Brief:  no

As Zaxby’s Franchising Inc. continues to grow, so do its philanthropic efforts. On Tuesday, April 15, Zaxby’s sponsored Athens, Georgia–based Downtown Academy’s Legacy of Hope fundraising dinner, which raises funds to support inner city education. Downtown Academy is the educational arm of Downtown Ministries, a nonprofit organization that engages youth and their families in inner city Athens, Georgia.

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Philly Pretzel Factory Celebrates National Pretzel Day

QSR Magazine - 9 hours 10 min ago
Exclusive Brief:  no

On Saturday, April 26, Philly Pretzel Factory will give away a free pretzel to every guest who enters one of the 135 franchised stores in celebration of National Pretzel Day.

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

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NRA Presents Fast Casual Trend Conference

QSR Magazine - 9 hours 39 min ago
Exclusive Brief:  no

The National Restaurant Association (NRA), in partnership with Technomic and DigitalCoCo, premier sponsor PepsiCo Foodservice and Primary Color, announced the 3rd annual National Restaurant Association Fast Casual Trends and Directions Conference, an industry event focused on the growing fast-casual segment. The conference will be held at The Ritz-Carlton Chicago on Friday, May 16, and will feature Pro Football Hall of Famer Marcus Allen as a speaker.

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

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Students Compete for $3.75M in Scholarships from NRAEF

QSR Magazine - 9 hours 43 min ago
Exclusive Brief:  no

The National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation (NRAEF) is preparing to host the 13th annual National ProStart Invitational at the Hyatt Regency in Minneapolis, Minnesota, on May 3–5. More than 300 top ProStart students from 46 states, territories, and Department of Defense bases will demonstrate their mastery of restaurant leadership skills—culinary and management—in a fast-paced competition, aiming for a share of $3.75 million in scholarships.

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

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Taco Bell Foundation Names Team of Celebrity Ambassadors

QSR Magazine - 9 hours 48 min ago
Exclusive Brief:  no

The Taco Bell Foundation for Teens introduced its team of four new ambassadors to help raise awareness for the high school dropout crisis today’s young people face and to connect with teens in new ways that inspire them on their path to educational and personal success. To reach teens where they are and through the personalities they know and love, the lineup includes professional football star Reggie Bush, rising pop star Megan Nicole, Feed the Beat band Young the Giant, and YouTube personality Tyler Oakley.

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

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ANGRY residents are objecting to plans for a fast food restaurant to open aroundthe- clock.

Topix - 12 hours 36 min ago

McDonald's has asked Basildon Council for permission to turn its Laindon branch, at the Fortune of War roundabout on the A127 , into a 24-hour drivethrough.

Categories: Today's Food News

Atlanta eats under $10

Topix - 13 hours 36 min ago

Eating out is expensive. What can you get for less than $10 in Atlanta these days? We searched for value dishes at our favorite restaurants and created a list for anyone on a budget or simply looking to maximize a meal for the minimum.

Categories: Today's Food News

Taco Bell develops new fast-casual taco concept

Nation's Restaurant News - 15 hours 33 min ago
U.S. Taco Co. and Urban Taproom targets “higher-income foodies”

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