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2010-09-02 14:47:00

SMYRNA, Ga., Sept. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- In the recently released 2010 Zagat Fast Food Survey, which included 136 national restaurant chains, Atlanta Bread received Top-5 distinctions in two key categories. The survey's more than 6,500 participants voted Atlanta Bread among the Top-5 large chains (places with less than 5,000 locations) in the Healthy Options and Facilities categories. This is the second straight year that Atlanta Bread placed among the top 5 chains in these two categories....

2009-05-08 04:00:00

LA JOLLA, Calif., May 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Fluid Music Canada's Trusonic, Inc. (TSX: FMN) the leading provider of Internet delivered music and messaging services, today announced that Au Bon Pain, a recognized leader in the fast casual restaurant category, will deploy Trusonic's in-store music and messaging solution to all of its owned and operated locations in the United States and to participating franchisees. To enhance its in-store experience, Au Bon Pain will draw on Trusonic's...

2009-04-16 15:13:00

Fastest Growing Segment of the Restaurant Industry - Fast Casual Launches Membership Website www.fastcasualalliance.com LOUISVILLE, Ky., April 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Networld Alliance, publisher of Fast Casual and the organization which inspired the formation of the Fast Casual Alliance (FCA) in 2006, announced today it has launched its membership website www.fastcasualalliance.com and has appointed seven new members to the Board of Directors of the Fast Casual Alliance. Representing more than...

2009-03-27 11:00:00

University researchers found that a staggering majority of customers of fast food restaurants almost never look at the nutrition information provided by the company, Reuters reported. Christina A. Roberto and her colleagues from Yale University in New Haven, Connecticut surveyed 4311 people buying food at McDonalds, Burger King, Au Bon Pain, or Starbucks and noted that only six of them, or one-tenth of one percent, took advantage of the available nutrition information while ordering. Roberto...

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