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2014-04-02 12:28:50

Award-winning writer Rosemary Mild's latest book now available nationwide HONOLULU, April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Magic Island Literary Works announces the release of Love! Laugh! Panic!: Life with My Mother. The latest book by award-winning writer Rosemary Mild, Love! Laugh! Panic! is now available in a trade paper edition (ISBN 978-0-9838597-7-2, 130 pages, $9.95) and eBook edition ($6.99). Don't we all have mixed emotions about our mothers? That sentiment echoes loudly--and often...

2014-03-31 16:25:28

HOUSTON, March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Fuddruckers, a 34-year-old, Texas-born heritage brand makes its European debut today. Located at Via Morosini, 12 near the city center of Varese, Italy and in close proximity to Filippo Del Ponte Hospital, the fast casual restaurant is the first of 10 planned through a new franchise partnership with Italian-based Vinum et Alia. Future sites are being considered within Italy, as well as in Poland and Switzerland. According to Peter Tropoli,...

2013-11-14 16:27:35

HOUSTON, Nov. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Tropical bar and grill chain, Cheeseburger in Paradise, has just completed tallying proceeds from an October Breast Cancer Awareness Month promotion in conjunction with Keep A Breast Foundation. The companywide "Drink Pink" program raised just over $6,300 for the global nonprofit as a result of Cheeseburger in Paradise donating 10% of sales from a selection of its pink hued specialty refreshments. Between October 1 and 31, more than 10,500 of...

2013-07-12 16:20:54

HOUSTON, July 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Houston's economy is growing by leaps and bounds, and so are the ranks of employees at Luby's, Inc. A recent survey by the Houston Chronicle places Houston-based Luby's, Inc. at 54 on its list of the city's 100 largest employers with a team of 2,820 locally and 9,300 companywide. According to Peter Tropoli, COO of Luby's, "It's exciting to be highlighted in the midst of Fortune 500 companies like Exxon Mobil Corp. and United Airlines, as well...

2013-06-27 16:23:31

HOUSTON, June 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The City of Pharr, TX is now home to the newest Luby's, a freestanding location that also serves as a showcase for the popular, Texas-born cafeteria chain's recently overhauled design prototype. The built-to-suit restaurant was constructed just steps away - and replaces - the original and longtime Pharr store, which was situated inside El Centro Mall. At a VIP ribbon cutting ceremony and preview earlier in the week, Fred Sandoval, City Manager,...

2013-05-10 12:21:01

HOUSTON, May 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Fuddruckers®, home of the "World's Greatest Hamburgers®", is cooking up a surprise for hometown fans this weekend, as the fast casual chain rolls into the 26(th) Annual Houston Art Car Parade for the second time. Created around the concept of "Building a Burger World," the mobile sculpture was conceived by employee Brandon Limanni and artist Joe Mack. Fifteen volunteers from the headquarters marketing team invested upwards of 300 hours to...

2013-04-09 12:25:09

HOUSTON, April 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- For the fourth year in a row, landmark cafeteria chain Luby's and Fuddruckers, home of the "World's Greatest Hamburgers"®, will serve as the Presenting Sponsors of the Texas High School Coaches Association (THSCA) All-Star Games. The games are a key component of the Annual THSCA Convention and Coaching School. Celebrating 81 years, this year's installment will be held at Texas Christian University in Fort Worth from July 28-31. According to Peter...

2012-10-09 11:25:13

KERRVILLE, Texas, Oct. 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --Fuddruckers, home of the "World's Greatest Hamburgers," will soon be reopening its prime Kerrville location under corporate ownership. The company recently purchased the one-of-a-kind, fast casual restaurant, featuring a sought after waterfront site on the picturesque Guadalupe River, plus a number of custom design elements that reflect its Hill Country setting. The venue, which is ideally located at 1421 Junction Highway, is slated to re-launch...

2012-08-21 02:29:19

HOUSTON, Aug. 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Fuddruckers has created a spicy send off to the summer with a regionally-inspired Hatch Chile Burger that aims to heat up the home of the "World's Greatest Hamburgers"® through the early fall. Just introduced and available while supplies last, the delectable dish partners always fresh and never frozen, 100% USDA premium-cut beef with the New Mexican fruit known for its meaty flesh and mild-medium flavor profile. The menu rollout coincides...

2012-01-12 09:59:00

HOUSTON, Jan. 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/-- Luby's Culinary Services, the contract food service division of Luby's, Inc. (NYSE: LUB), is pleased to announce a partnership with MD Cress & Associates, a national healthcare advisory firm, to expand upon its footprint in the contract foodservice industry. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100817/DA51671LOGO-b) Luby's Culinary Services provides the ideal solution to give hospital food a healthy, tasty shot in the arm by...