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Pasta and French fries lead the list of favorite “purchased” food items among kids

NPD/CREST, a consumer report data released their top lists of foods and beverages among kids ages 6 and under and also 6 and older. These reports are based on actual items purchased, not necessarily based

Burger King and Spongebob like square butts?

Burger King is well known for making the headlines due to its edgy, often controversial, marketing campaigns. A lot of people feel Burger King managed to step it up a notch. During the NCAA men’s

Tough Economic Times Generate Innovation

As we deepen into economical recession, fast food restaurant chains try to enter the casual dining segment by targeting consumers with higher ticket averages, further narrowing the gap between both segments.  Burger King, the second

How Restaurants can fight the economy

Yes, we have all seen better days in the economy. People have begun to feel it where it hurts and during the last 2 months, changes in the spending behavior of Americans have been well

Economy forces mall tenants to close locations

The economy continues to take down retailers. These are the companies that have reported a number of closings for 2008: – Starbucks 600 stores – KB Toys 356 stores – PacSun’s d.e.m.o. 153 stores -