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Austin, Texas Startup - BYTE - Wins Big in Entrepreneur Competition

LogoToday BYTE announced that it recently earned a finalist invitation to the Bon AppeTech conference in San Francisco on Oct. 2-4, 2015. As a finalist, BYTE has the opportunity to be one of three startups selected to receive a $100,000 equity investment and three-month acceleration program in Bordeaux, France.

China's Demand for Pork Set to Skyrocket

Pork is the most prolifically eaten meat in the world with some estimates accounting it for 38% of the world's meat production. And it is particularly popular in Asia and the Pacific regions, where it is most widely consumed in China. Now, new business figures suggest that Chinese demand for Pork imports is set to skyrocket. The regions set to fulfill this demand will most likely be the EU and US, prominent exporters of pork.

Creators of the Smart Keeper Launch Kickstarter Campaign

LogoThe Smart Keeper by Kop Design is a new and easy way to store all types of foods, including liquids and solids, in quality storage containers that then fit easily into a handsome storage rack.  Unlike many other food storage container systems, The Smart Keeper minimizes the amount of counter or cupboard space necessary for storage as well as providing quality food storage containers that keep food fresh and avoid spills.  Now, the creators of this system have launched a Kickstarter campaign to raise production and distribution funds.

Village Catering Now Booking Winter 2015 Weddings at the Cottage Green

LogoWhen couples are looking for a wedding hall near Bucks County or in Philadelphia that still has spots available for 2015 wedding ceremonies and receptions, they can opt for the Cottage Green. The Cottage Green is owned by Village Catering and is located at 9001 Ashton Rd. in Philadelphia. Furthermore, those who choose this notable venue can take full advantage of the catering company's multiple wedding packages. Couples interested in visiting the Cottage Green can call 215-437-3337 to set an appointment, or fill out a contact form on

Field House Announces Birthday Party Planning Services and More This August

LogoTrying to find an awesome Center City Philadelphia bar and restaurant to host a friend's birthday bash? Well, look no further than Field House, located at 1150 Filbert Street, as they are eager to announce that they are now planning birthday parties this August. In fact, those interested in hosting a birthday party at this renowned establishment will be happy to know that they offer a ton of awesome Group Birthday packages. To get the planning started, individuals can reach out to Tim by email at or by calling him, during the day, at 215-629-1520.

Roland Dickey Jr. Champions New Partners and Existing Franchisees Alike in New Expansions Through California and Oregon

Roland Dickey Jr. says that together with the fundamental menu of his successful Texas barbecue brand Dickey's Barbecue, two secrets have allowed him to build the brand from twenty to over 500 inside ten years: details, and people. The details that make his stores a success are shared with his franchisees. The franchisees are carefully selected for their personal attributes so they are not only successful but also add to the brand family at Dickey's. Roland Dickey Jr. is currently celebrating the efforts of a new franchisee opening his first Dickey's in Westlake Village, California, as well as the growing success of an Oregon franchise owner opening a second branch in Hillsboro.

Paul's Tavern August 2015 Events Calendar Includes a Variety of Performances and Events

LogoEvery summer, residents of Belmar, NJ, know that no matter the night, there's always something to do to take advantage of the warm weather and high spirits at Paul's Tavern. While weekend nights are always exciting at Paul's, weeknights at the tavern are also loaded with events and specials for clients looking to cut loose on a workday. This August, Paul's Tavern, one of the best bars in Belmar for exciting events, announces a full events schedule that includes a variety of different concerts and performances.

Chef Pete Hilcke Joins Seafood Industry in an Effort to Uphold It

Australian cuisine has been renowned for its seafood and in an effort to continue this tradition; Chef Pete Hilcke has agreed to challenge the changes in the fishing policy. These modifications are said to bring about difficulties in all the local seafood markets by making the merchandise inaccessible. There are a number of fish types which are available in the Port Phillip Bay and hence, this movement is an effort to help the same reach the people of Australia.

Old New York Deli Franchises Prepare for Back to School Sales Boost

LogoOffering a unique atmosphere and food reminiscent of early 20th-century New York, Old New York Deli franchises throughout the country are preparing for the back to school morning rush. As the summer ends and kids return to school, parents seek healthy alternatives to traditional fast food breakfasts.

Old New York Deli Among Top Bakery Cafe Franchise Opportunities

LogoLaunched in 1994, Old New York Deli has made a name for itself in California and entrepreneurs are taking note. By combining fresh ingredients, from-scratch baked goods, and superior service, the Old New York Deli's three current locations welcome hundreds of patrons each day to their aromatic cafes. Due to the continued success of each franchise, Old New York Deli has become an opportunity of interest for investors seeking a profitable, customer-focused business.

Ethiopian at Home Launches Video Tips on Cooking Real Ethiopian Food

The Ethiopian At Home website has been launched to show people who want to experience real cooking that will impress their family and friends, how to cook real Ethiopian Dishes.

The New Seafood Policy Has Received Criticism from the Victoria Seafood Industry

Giving an upper hand to recreational fishing has gathered a lot of criticism from eminent names in Melbourne. Right from the Executive Director of Seafood Industry, Mr. Johnathon Davey, to Chef Pete Hilcke, a number of professionals to save this Victorian treasure. The new policy is said to make it difficult for local markets to procure the produce like before. This means that there will be lesser merchandise available for the common man.

Village Catering Offering Customized Wedding Packages and Food Menu Options

LogoAs one of the Philadelphia area's oldest catering companies, Village Catering knows that when couples are looking for wedding caterers, they want one that offers customizable menus. Therefore, newly engaged couples in the Tri-state area trying to find a company that offers a plethora of wedding menu options can turn to Village Catering. In fact, Village Catering is proud to offer numerous wedding packages and food options that be found on their website,

Ethiopian at Home Launches Cooking Tips for Delicious Ethiopian Cuisine

More people are now cooking at home instead of buying ready cooked meals according to research. The return to the kitchen to cook real food is down to the many different cookery shows on TV and more people wanting real food. A new company aims to give people delicious Ethiopian cuisine through their Ethiopian At Home website.

MRSA Bug Found in Supermarket Pork Leading to Calls for Free-Range Priorities

Several supermarkets and other suppliers of meat have had to remove pork products from their shelves due to the presence of the MRSA bug found in them. It is thought to be due to the overuse of powerful antibiotics used on factory farms. There is also evidence that the UK could be at threat of a wider health crisis if the issue is not curtailed by authorities. The news comes in the midst of a climate where many are becoming increasingly aware about the source of their food and if it poses any health hazards. Meat reared and raised on factory farms is also used by many catering services, so the news could have wider implications than envisaged.

Catering by Mario's Announces the Launch of Their New Website

LogoThe premier event planning company of Philadelphia, Catering By Mario's, is pleased to announce the launch of their new website, which was completely redesigned. The company provides a variety of event services, such as catering, strategizing, hall rentals, and management. The website was redesigned to provide customers with a pleasant online experience and to enhance the company's presence on the internet. The new website provides detailed information about their services while presenting an aesthetically pleasing simplified design that is easy for users to navigate.

Field House Announces Services to Plan 2015 NFL Game Watch Parties

LogoField House is a famous sports bar in Philadelphia, PA, located at 1150 Filbert Street. Therefore, being that the 2015 NFL football season will soon be underway, Field House is pleased to announce that they are now available to plan game watch parties this August. Those who are interested in planning a game watch party or even a fantasy football draft party before the season kicks off Thursday, September 10, can call them at 215.720.1876. The restaurant can also be reached anytime through email at, or via a contact form on their website,

Deals4meals Launches First Spanish Language Online Ordering Site for Restaurants

On Aug 4th, 2015 Deals4Meals launched the first U.S. based Spanish Language Online Ordering platform for restaurants – Comida Ahora The launch of this new technology will provide members of the Hispanic community with a long desired method by which to order food conveniently from local restaurants in their native language. Deals4Meals will also be launching version 3.1 of their web site, featuring an all new platform with additional updates scheduled over the next 10 to 12 months. Version 1.1 of the Deals4Meals Mobile Application will be launching before winter.

Food Catering Service: A Number of Options, but How to Choose the Best?

There are many start-ups like Farm Hill whose main target is the office employees, because they noticed the growth and opportunity in the food catering service of a corporate sector. Not only Farm Hill, but there are many companies like Eat Club, CaterCow, ZeroCater and Chewse who are eyeing to take the advantage of the increasing demand of food catering service by raising millions to invest in their firm. There are many catering services like Eat Club and Farm Hill who are not only looking to make profits but also to serve nutritional food for corporate class employees. Food trucks, food courts, restaurants, food stalls and packed lunchbox from home are the resources that an individual uses in the lunch hours so that s/he can deal with the hunger and work with a healthy mind and body. A close look in the meal can reveal that not every meal is as healthy as a homemade lunch.

Public House National Harbor Announces September Specials and Events

LogoWhen trying to find National Harbor bars and restaurants with awesome football specials and events this September, the one that should emerge right at the top of the list is Public House National Harbor. In fact, Public House National Harbor is pleased to announce their "All White Affair" event, as well as two new football specials that will start as soon as football season officially kicks off in September. Sees Rapidly Growing Demand for Specialty and Artisanal Food Online

With each passing year, more and more people are shifting their purchases from brick and mortar stores to online shops. It's not hard to understand why this is happening, given the benefits of speed and convenience that online shopping can provide. The growing importance of online purchases has the power to change how many people and companies sell their wares. This is particularly true for sellers of specialty and artisanal food.

Sap House Meadery IndieGoGo Campaign to Finish Renovations

LogoThe Sap House Meadery in Center Ossipee, New Hampshire, has been in business since 2009, providing quality products to locals and shipping nationally.  The facility makes several varieties of mead , which is an alcoholic beverage similar to wine but made from honey.  The success of the meadery caused the owners to expand to include a new pub area serving food and drink and a larger production facility.  However, problems with contractors led to the cessation of the project and the need to raise funds to continue.  Now, the owner has launched an IndieGoGo campaign to raise funds to complete the expansion.

Roland Dickey Jr. Congratulates New Franchisees on Launches of Dickey's Barbecue Restaurants in West Virginia and Washington 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 Barbeque franchise, which now offers Texas style barbeque nationwide in over five hundred locations. He has recently sent his personal congratulations to the owners of two new franchises opening in Richland, Washington and Lewisburg, West Virginia, who both plan to offer incredible opening events to introduce the product to their communities.

Butterfield 8 NYC Announces They Are Now Available to Plan 2015 Fantasy Football Draft Parties

LogoAlthough Butterfield 8 NYC holds the title as the official Denver Broncos bar in New York City, that should never deter fans of other NFL football teams from walking through their doors. In fact, the restaurant invites all of those interested in scheduling either a game watch party or fantasy football draft party to call them immediately at 212-679-0646.

Pennsylvania 6 Philly Announces Their $19 Maine Lobster Event

LogoPennsylvania 6 Philly is pleased to announce their $19 1lb Maine Lobster Event that is being held every Tuesday from now until further notice. In addition to the $19 lobster, seafood lovers will also be pleased to now that they are offering a $25 lobster bake, as well as "The Contender," the restaurant's 1lb lobster roll. Reservations are encouraged for this event, and those who are interested can call 267-639-5606.