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Kickstarter Campaign Merges Craft Beer and Adults with Disabilities

Brewability Lab will soon launch a Kickstarter project to raise funds for brewing equipment to employ adults with developmental disabilities to brew craft beer.

Public House National Harbor Announces Their "Coors for the Cure" Raffles

LogoOctober is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and to help raise awareness and donations, Public House National Harbor will be hosting 4:00 PM raffles every Sunday. Known as their "Coors For The Cure" event, tickets are $2 each, or patrons can get 3 for $5. On Sunday, October 4, the restaurant will be holding a 50/50 raffle, and additional prizes for the next three raffles will include Redskins tickets, a 32 inch HD television and a National Harbor Experience Package. There will also be Coors Light specials offered during the raffles, and funds raised will be donated to the Susan G. Komen Foundation.

Meat Tenderizer Tool Reduces Marinating and Cooking Time

Zotoon Group is pleased to announce the release of its 56-blade stainless steel bladed meat tenderizer tool. The tool is sold by Zotoon and fulfilled by With the holiday season rapidly approaching, a kitchen tool which saves time and effort is a must for every kitchen. The Zotoon meat tenderizer allows food to quickly absorb flavors and spines.

Village Catering Announces Catering Services Available for 2015 Halloween Parties and Other Fall Events

LogoVillage Catering, a Philadelphia-based catering company, is happy to announce that they are now offering their services to cater 2015 Halloween parties, and other fall events. When homeowners, schools or other organizations are looking for a company that provides much more than delicious food, Village Catering will prove more than ideal. In fact, the company is happy to help their clients acquire wait staff, find entertainment and much more. To learn more about how the company can help take any Halloween party from ordinary to an awesome affair, please visit their website, or give them a call at any time.

Simply Unique Snacks Announces Dario Saldana Named Vice President of Quality Assurance and New Product Development

Simply Unique Snacks, (SUS) a manufacturer of innovative private label products, today announced that Dario Saldana has been named vice president of quality assurance and new product development. Mr. Saldana, will assume his new duties effective immediately.

Superberries Promotes Aroniaberries Through a Great Tasting, Kid-Friendly Snack

Back-to-school season is an exciting one, with a burst of social activities and new friends for kids, as well as a flurry of back-to-school shopping. However, September is also notorious for being a time when kids' exposure to germs and fall allergies can have an impact on their health and the health of their families. This season, families can prepare themselves for a healthy back-to-school experience with the help of Aroniaberry Gummy Chews from Superberries.

Kent Smith Joins Vaco Supply Chain Solutions as VP of Business Development

LogoVaco Supply Chain Solutions, a premier provider of supply chain and retail planning consulting services, announced the appointment of Kent Smith as Vice President of Business Development, Merchandising Solutions. In his new role, Mr. Smith will be leading all sales efforts for Vaco's Space and Category Management practice.

Nomsy Launches GoFundMe Campaign to Empower Americans with Food Allergies

New startup, Nomsy, announced today that they along with The Celiac Disease Foundation Team Gluten-Free, and End Allergies Together (EAT) will raise funds to empower those with dietary restrictions. The company is set out to raise $50,000 on GoFundMe with these two organizations to support their efforts as well as finalize development for Nomsy.

Roland Dickey Jr. Speaks at 56th Annual MUFSO Conference

Roland Dickey, Jr. spoke on Monday's panel, "Growth Masters: NRN Top 200 Power Players." Alan Liddle of Nation's Restaurant News moderated the panel of three CEOs from the annual Top 200 List. Dickey's Barbecue Restaurants, Inc. recently scored a spot on this prestigious list as one of the fastest growing chains in the nation jumping 36.9% over the 2014 list with a unit increase of 23.5%. 'We focus on what we do best and we're always looking for opportunities to improve, Dickey, Jr. said. "Best in class is a journey not a place. Announces New Online Commercial Kitchen Equipment & Supply Company

As of August 2015, a new online source for restaurant and commercial kitchen equipment has launched. is breaking into the e-commerce industry by providing easily accessible and cost efficient solutions for your establishment.

Rentokil Initial Malaysia Addresses the Magnitude of Stored Product Insects Infestation in Food Supply Chain Management

LogoAccording to a study done by the International Food Policy Research Institute, pest destroyed an estimated RM184.9 billion worth of crops production annually in Asia and stored product insects (SPI) have been identified as one of the pests that contributed to the losses.

Baking Is Set to Be Big Betterware Comments

It is difficult not to notice the television phenomenon which is The Great British Bake Off. With recent BBC figures highlighting that the third show of the series reached an audience of 10.1 million – a figure anticipated to rise over the season of the show itself - baking appears to be a highly popular area of interest. Furthermore, the focus for all things 'baking' and 'cooking' has seemed to extend to households, with many individuals as well as families aspiring to get creative in the kitchen.

Picking Perfection Reports Pending Legislation May Expedite Supply Chains and Eliminate Tariffs

LogoPicking Perfection, sponsored by Pcdata USA, brings important and interesting information to those in the material handling, warehousing, distribution, and manufacturing sectors. From best practices to industry data, this weekly communique reports on trend data, process improvement, and technology evaluations about picking, packing, shipping and profitability.

Barclay Plaza Largo Now Exclusively Leased by Retail Solutions Advisors

LogoRetail Solutions Advisors, LLC (RSA) , is pleased to announce that it is the exclusive leasing agent for Barclay Square, a popular shopping center in the Largo area. The 99,000-square-foot commercial plaza is anchored by a 44,000 square foot Walmart Neighborhood Market. Barclay Square has become a destination for shoppers in the western Tampa Bay area. It currently is 100 percent leased with about 20 tenants, from restaurants to retailers. It is bordered by Walshingham Road, which sees 27,000 cars pass per day, and Indian Rocks Road, which sees 13,500 cars per day.


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Roland Dickey, Jr. Continues Expansion Plans Across the Grand Canyon State

Roland Dickey, Jr. has had a busy year in 2015, but his personal engagements on the conference circuit have not deterred him from continuing the aggressive growth of his Dickey's Barbecue franchise, which now offers Texas style barbecue nationwide in over five hundred locations. Roland Dickey, Jr. is continuing explosive growth plans across the Southwest by bringing its signature slow-smoked barbecue to Arizona with the addition of four future store locations following a newly executed Development Agreement. The four locations in and around the Phoenix area will be located in Chandler, Gilbert, Mesa and Queen Creek and will be owned and operated by Phoenix resident Thomas Emmons. Recently Launched as an Online Recipe Portal to Provide a Complete Menu of Homemade Pancakes

The online recipe portal has been launched recently with an aim to provide a complete menu on various homemade pancakes. This comes as great news for people who love to pamper their family especially kids with homemade pancakes because this particular online recipe portal offers a menu of homemade pancakes. The site also offers cookie recipes and Sunday brunches that will be absolutely loved by everyone.

Roland Dickey, Jr. Invited to Growth Masters Panel at Multi-Unit Foodservice Operators Conference

The Multi-Unit Foodservice Operators Conference 2015 is the industry's biggest networking event, and all the biggest names and brands will be in attendance. The MUFSO Conference is equally a great opportunity for those with aspirations of one day being a business leader in the industry to get amazing insight from the current generation of leaders. Roland Dickey, Jr. of Dickey's Barbecue Franchise, will sit on the Growth Masters Panel in the Franchise section to share such insights.

SPAGnVOLA Chocolatier Makes Special Chocolate Bars to Help Tropical Storm Victims in Dominica

LogoAs of Thursday, September 17th, SPAGnVOLA will have a limited number of Dominica's premium chocolates bars for sale at their outlets in Gaithersburg and National Harbor. These artisan bars are made from cocoa produced in Dominica and will be for sale at $25.00 each. "The main ingredient in these bars is love and this is what's being sent to Dominica with a 100% of the proceeds from this effort" says SPAGnVOLA's head chocolate maker, Crisoire Reid.

Village Catering Announces off-Site Wedding Catering Services Are Still Available for Fall 2015

LogoAlthough Philadelphia, PA-based catering company, Village Catering, can cater weddings at their venue, they also provide off-site wedding catering services. In fact, Village Catering would like to let everyone know that they are still taking clients in need of catering services for a fall 2015 wedding. Those who are interested in having their wedding catered by the company over the next few months should get in touch with them as soon as possible. Also, with the 2015 holiday season on the horizon, no time is better than now to get in touch with them about their services.

Food Et Al Announces New Digital Magazine Dedicated to the King of Fruits

The King of Fruits has had an awesome if not tumultuous career spanning decades. FOOD et al, a new foodie website, pays tribute by launching it's first digital magazine dedicated solely to the King, aka the Pineapple!

BazaarCart, an Online Grocery Store in Delhi NCR Launches Campaign of Save Rs.21000 to Reduce Shopping Bills

The Internet has become an important shopping platform for people wishing to buy products online that are cheaper than Supermarkets. One company, which has watched the prices of grocery shopping increase in India has now launched a new campaign to Reduce the shopping bills.

Paul's Tavern September Events Calendar Includes Bracelet Club Events and Patio Bar Concerts

LogoSummer may be waning and the weather changing to sweater season, but luckily for local residents, Paul's Tavern offers a lively atmosphere and variety of events year-round! Cooling temperatures won't put a stop to the fun at Paul's, an Irish pub in Belmar, NJ, which has announced that, this September, it will continue to offer its popular $25 Bracelet Club every Thursday, along with live Karaoke on Mondays and an exciting concert schedule each Saturday.

Harrington's Pub & Kitchen Announces Halfway to St. Paddy's Party

LogoHarrington's Pub & Kitchen would not be one of the best restaurants in National Harbor, MD if they were unable to host a Halfway to St. Patty's event this year. So, to guarantee that they keep their title, Harrington's Pub & Kitchen is pleased to announce that their Halfway to St. Paddy's Party will be held on Saturday, September 19. The party will start promptly when the establishment opens at 11:00 AM, and will go all the way until the music stops at 2:00 AM.

The New Wedding Food Trend: Hog Roasts

Every generation has its stylistic tastes and trends when it comes to weddings and special occasions. And this applies to the food and catering services, not just the dresses and related arrangements. According to a new report from Buckinghamshire, hog roasts are the trendy food of choice for couples wanting to tie the knot.