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Dunkin' Donuts Adds LEED Certification

Dunkin' Donuts Adds LEED Certification

Dunkin’ Donuts has broken ground in St. Petersburg, Florida for its first LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) certified restaurant. The restaurant is projected to open in September 2008.

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Wendy's to Expand in Mexico

Wendy's to Expand in Mexico

Wendy’s International Inc. has announced it will open dozens of new restaurants in the Mexican cities of Monterrey and Mexico City. Under development agreements the company has signed, two new franchisees will build and operate ...

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Whole Foods Opens in Reno

Whole Foods Opens in Reno

Whole Foods Market has opened its first store in Reno, Nevada. The 52,000-square-foot store is the first Whole Foods Market to feature an indoor/outdoor fireplace as well as a misted/heated patio with ...

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Friday's to Kick Off "Stripes" Rewards Program

Friday's to Kick Off "Stripes" Rewards Program

T.G.I. Friday’s will officially kick off a frequent diner program dubbed “Give Me More Stripes” on Monday, July 14, as first reported by marketing industry newsletter Promo P&I in a story by ...

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Dress Like a Cow on Friday, July 11

Dress Like a Cow on Friday, July 11

Chick-fil-A has announced the launch of its Cow Appreciation Day promotion that will give free sandwiches to customers who wear any type of cow-related apparel in the restaurant on July 11.

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Tuscan Style Paninis to Hit Shelves

Tuscan Style Paninis to Hit Shelves

New York-based specialty food processor Alexia Foods has launched Alexia Tuscan Style Panini sandwiches in several varieties.

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Warm Chicken Salads at Wendy's

Warm Chicken Salads at Wendy's

Wendy’s plans to start serving its chicken salad menu items with warm center-cut breast filets in place of the traditional cold chicken.

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Rapper Spurns Taco Bell's Name Change-for-Charity Offer

Rapper Spurns Taco Bell's Name Change-for-Charity Offer

Rapper 50 Cent has rejected an offer from Taco Bell to change his name for a day. In a letter from Taco Bell President and CEO Greg Creed, the company offered to donate $10,000 ...

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Chestnut Wins Hot Dog Eating Contest in Overtime

Chestnut Wins Hot Dog Eating Contest in Overtime

Joey Chestnut, of San Jose, Calif., outlasted six-time champion Takeru Kobayashi of Japan in the annual Nathan’s Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest at New York’s Coney Island Beach. Chestnut and Kobayashi were tied at the ...

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Copper River Salmon Now in Season

Copper River Salmon Now in Season

Named after the Alaskan river where it spawns, Copper River Salmon is arguably the most famous and sought after wild salmon you can buy. It is not only a flavorful fish, it is also a ...

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There's a New Pickle in Town

There's a New Pickle in Town

Del Monte Pickles has now extended its reach in the Mid-Atlantic region, including the states of Pennsylvania and Virginia.

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