updated - May 21, 2013 Tuesday EDT
Fast food giant KFC's Chinese subsidiary pledged on Tuesday to work with authorities in investigating claims by state television that its chicken suppliers had injected anti-viral drugs and growth hormones in its poultry.
Burger King Worldwide headquarters employees in Miami, Florida spent the remaining weeks of 2012 collecting donations. This was part of a partnership with Toys for Tots and Habitat for Humanity which went towards raising money for low-income students and their teachers.
If you one of the many people across the country who are not in the mood for cooking this Christmas day, thousands of franchise chains will be open, making it easy to pick up a ready-made meal for the family.
Fatburger is opening of a new location in Westfield Century City. The 60-year-old burger chain looks forward to providing Angelenos another hot spot to enjoy their juicy burgers, hand-scooped milkshakes and infamous "Fat Fries".
A recent survey of restaurant customers in the United States showed that households with younger kids are much more likely to seek out restaurants with kid-friendly menus and many of those consumers are looking for healthier food items on the menu for their families.
The National Restaurant Association expects restaurants to build on the momentum of 2012, as industry sales are expected to exceed $660 billion in 2013, a 3.8 percent increase from 2012, according to the 2013 Restaurant Industry Forecast released Tuesday.
As the company builds on its growth momentum in existing and new international markets, Krispy Kreme Doughnut Corporation will celebrate its 500th international store in operation with the opening tomorrow of a new franchise shop in Aguascalientes, Mexico. Since opening its first international location 11 years ago, the Company has strategically expanded its brand footprint into 20 international markets across Latin America, Asia Pacific, the Middle East, and the United Kingdom. With recently announced development agreements for Moscow, India, and Singapore, Krispy Kreme continues to grow its international presence in key markets around the world.
The International Franchise Association (IFA) and the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) have partnered to launch a new online matchmaking portal which helps franchise companies find real estate and landlords, as well as brokers who are looking for retailers to fill vacant stores.
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