Smashburger Enters into Strategic Partnership with Jollibee Foods Corporation

Smashburger Enters into Strategic Partnership with Jollibee Foods Corporation
DENVER & MANILA, Philippines–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Smashburger, the Denver-based Fast Casual restaurant concept, today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell 40% of the company to Jollibee Foods Corporation (PSE:JFC), …
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Why Sneakerheads Are Buying Counterfeit Kicks
If you adhere to the old-school line of thought regarding knock-off kicks, fear not: The counterfeit market could and probably should improve the quality of the authentic one. "If you want to really combat fakes, just make more [authentic sneakers …
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Target Tiptoes Into Grocery Delivery

Target Tiptoes Into Grocery Delivery
And Target, in the midst of larger turnaround efforts, has been candid about its generally lousy grocery strategy, with new efforts specifically targeting Gen Y and Hispanic shoppers with everything from craft beer to fancy coffee to expanded Greek …
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Bon Appétit Calls SF the Country's Best Food City; Tartine's Chad Robertson
DOGPATCH — Nitrogen-infused, kegged cold brew coffee service is coming to Ritual Coffee Roasters, which it says "pours like an Irish stout, and contains a mildly effervescent, creamy quality" with a higher caffeine content. Try the new offering at …
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Young entrepreneurs venture into cold coffee

Young entrepreneurs venture into cold coffee
The company buys Jamaican coffee for the finished product, Freeman said, though he declined to state from which region it is acquired. The 8.5-ounce product is targeted at both coffee lovers and non-coffee drinkers "who want a difference," he said …
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Dark Cloud Lifts Over Denver, but Experts Warn of More to Come
DENVER — An ugly and ominous dark cloud that has enveloped this city and much of eastern Colorado this week finally dissipated on Thursday, prompting public health officials to lift a warning against spending too much time outside, particularly for …
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New Coffee House to open in Arkansas City
Arkansas City coffee lovers won't have to wait much longer for a new coffee house and bakery to open in the community. Randy and Ruth Ryel, both of Arkansas City, are planning to host a grand opening for Steamy Joe on Sept. 1. Ruth's dream was to be …
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