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NRA Challenges NLRB’s Stance in Joint-Employer Standard

In a letter to a House committee, the National Restaurant Association (NRA) wrote that ongoing attempts by the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) to change the joint-employer standard would negatively impact employees, employers, and the overall economy. The letter was sent to the U.S. House...

Church’s Chicken Launches Education Program

Church’s—the Texas-born, Southern-bred brand known best for serving up hand-battered fried chicken and signature honey-butter biscuits—is celebrating the first graduating class of its Stride for Success program. Aware of the integral and powerful nature of education, the chicken giant is announcing a national program allowing...

Wienerschnitzel Celebrates Corn Dog Day with 99-Cent Special

Wienerschnitzel is celebrating National Corn Dog Day with $0.99 Corn Dogs all day long on Sunday, March 20. Everyone is invited to rally their friends, family, and appetites and head to Wienerschnitzel on March 20 to help celebrate the almighty Corn Dog. This is the...

Smashburger Plans to Open Two Denver Airport Units

Smashburger, the rapidly expanding better burger restaurant known for its fresh, smashed to order burgers, announced plans to open two new locations at Denver International Airport (DEN) through its new franchisee, Midfield Concession Enterprises (MCE-DIA LLC). MCE received approval on the proposed Smashburger restaurants from...

Snappy Salads Celebrates 10th Anniversary

For the past 10 years, Snappy Salads has served fresh-cut lettuce and produce, housemade dressings, and prepared-to-order meats. Opening on St. Patrick’s Day 2006 was appropriate considering all of the green initiatives that continue to define Snappy Salads.

“I knew from the beginning that I wanted...

Maryland-DC Council Testifies Against Failed ‘Healthy Vending’ Law

TAGS: Vending, vending machine, healthy vending, Maryland-DC Vending Association, Maryland Healthy Vending Act, Scott Meskin, Black Tie Services, John Baddour, Royalle Services, Steve Boucher, Canteen, Nick Sarioglou, Betson Distributing, Amy Bartholomee, Vend Central, Katelyn Jackson, Coca-Cola Co.

ANNAPOLIS, MD — Members of...

Peabody Energy May Seek Bankruptcy Protection

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Peabody Energy

Several Indiana coal mines could be feeling the pinch soon after their company said Chapter 11 bankruptcy is a possibility. Missouri-based Peabody Energy Corp., which has six mines in southwestern Indiana, reported losses of more...

HoneyBaked Ham Partners with Feeding America for Easter

Just as The Honey Baked Ham Company has cherished its place at customers’ Easter meals for almost 60 years, the company values its longstanding tradition of giving back to the communities it serves.

Thanks to HoneyBaked’s partnership with Feeding America, the nation’s largest domestic hunger-relief organization,...