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22 Jun Carl’s Jr./Hardee’s Heats Up New Charbroiled Chicken Fillet

Carl’s Jr. and Hardee’s, best known for offering premium, restaurant-quality quick-service menu options at consumer-friendly prices, today added to its industry-leading, all-natural menu with the introduction of the all-natural charbroiled chicken breast fillet, now available at restaurant locations nationwide.

While the chains are perhaps best known...

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22 Jun Pieology Purchases Competitor Project Pie

Pieology Pizzeria, where pizza lovers go to create artisan-style custom pizzas in endless flavor combinations at one affordable price, announces its strategic purchase of Project Pie. Pieology Pizzeria is the first in the fast-casual pizza segment to consolidate one of its major competitors by acquiring...

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22 Jun Tropical Smoothie Cafe Opens Three New Houston Stores

Tropical Smoothie Cafe, the fast-casual cafe concept known for its food and smoothies with a tropical twist, will open three new franchised locations throughout the Houston market over the next 12 months. Tropical Smoothie Cafe has one restaurant in Richmond, Texas, which opened in August 2013. 

Local franchisee Vanessa Boles will open Houston's second...

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22 Jun Cold Stone Scoops Out New Summer Flavors

Cold Stone Creamery, which created the original Cake Batter Ice Cream, is offering three new homemade batter ice cream flavors: Fudge Brownie Batter, Peanut Butter Cookie Batter, and Sugar Cookie Batter, available from June 22 through September 6.

These new summertime ice cream flavors have all the homemade taste...

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22 Jun Fired Pie Hires New CFO

Fired Pie, an Arizona-based fast-casual pizza restaurant, hired Abby Anderson as its new CFO. It has 15 locations in Arizona with three more slated to open by the end of this year. The fast-casual movement has continued to see an upward trend, and Fired Pie’s...

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