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July 29, 2014

Del Taco LLC has selected the Benefitfocus HR InTouch Marketplace to support benefits administration and address relative requirements set forth by the Affordable Care Act (ACA).

July 29, 2014

Dunkin' Donuts is partnering with Discovery Channel to create an omnichannel marketing promotion for Discovery Channel’s upcoming “Shark Week” programming event the week of Aug. 10.

July 29, 2014

Jamba Inc., parent company of the Jamba Juice chain, is launching a new franchise recruiting campaign focused on single-store development in existing and new domestic markets.

July 29, 2014

The Wendy’s Company has extended its partnership and will continue licensing APT’s Test & Learn software for another three years.

July 28, 2014

Dunkin' Donuts has signed a multi-unit store development agreement with new franchisees, Brian and Sharon Weidendorf, to develop seven restaurants in Duluth, Minnesota, and the surrounding areas.

July 24, 2014

Corner Bakery Café has implemented Altametrics' E-Restaurant and E-SmartClock solutions to improve labor, food, human resources and administrative costs at all of its cafes, with full launch beginning in August.

July 24, 2014

Starbucks that its consolidated net revenue growth accelerated 11% in the third quarter, to $4.2 billion.

July 24, 2014

Brandon Solano, 43, has been named senior VP of marketing of The Wendy’s Company. Solano will report to Wendy's chief marketing officer Craig Bahner and will lead the company's brand marketing efforts.

July 23, 2014

On The Border Mexican Grill & Cantina, has appointed Ward Whitworth as president of On The Border.

July 23, 2014

Starbucks is opening three new stores in Hanoi, Vietnam.

July 22, 2014

Colombian coffee retailer Juan Valdez has opened the first of 60 planned stores in Miami, with official grand opening scheduled for July 28.

July 18, 2014

Starbucks Coffee Co. is planning to pilot mobile ordering in an undisclosed U.S. market by the end of 2014. According to Re/code, the pilot will let consumers place orders through the company’s mobile app.

July 16, 2014

Corner Bakery Café announced its entry into Oregon, with the addition of franchise partner NW Ventures.

July 16, 2014

Starbucks opens its first store in Colombia on July 16.

July 15, 2014

Red Robin Gourmet Burger announced it has completed the acquisition of 32 Red Robin franchised restaurants in the United States and Canada, for approximately $40 million from Mach Robin, LLC and Mach Robin, LLC’s Canadian affiliate.

July 14, 2014

Denny's Corp. has launched its new Spanish-language Facebook page, Denny's Latino.

July 11, 2014

Olive Garden has begun the the roll out of a new restaurant remodel design and logo.

July 10, 2014

Einstein Bagels has signed a lease for a 2,466-sq.-ft. store at Kendallgate Shopping Center in Miami.

July 10, 2014

Sears Holdings is extending its Shop Your Way membership program with a major expansion of its rewards program with the addition of more than 50 brand-name partners.

July 9, 2014

Sbarro is entering into Bolivia with a new store opening at the Ventura Mall in Santa Cruz.

July 8, 2014

Crumbs Bake Shops on Monday closed its 48 stores. The cupcake store chain has been struggling for some time.

July 8, 2014

Dunkin' Donuts has signed a multi-unit store development agreement with new franchisees Wendover Donuts LLC to develop five restaurants in North and South Greensboro, North Carolina.

July 8, 2014

Rita's Italian Ice, has appointed Eric Taylor, a 15-plus-year franchise industry veteran, as senior VP and chief development officer to lead the company’s franchise development and growth.

July 7, 2014

Pizza Hut is launching an omnichannel summer promotion tying in to the upcoming release of the Aug. 8 “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles” live action film.

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