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SmartBrief readers showed eclectic tastes in food and beverage stories heading into the new year, favoring tales about healthy trends, quickservice value meals, executive moves and cupcakes.

The creation of Sonoma Brands, a new venture from Krave Pure Foods founder Jon Sebastiani that aims to develop innovative food and beverage products, was the most-read story over the past week, and other healthy dining stories including one about “clean” diet trends and another about the popularity of kombucha ranked high.[…] Continue Reading »

SmartPulse — our weekly nonscientific reader poll in SmartBrief on Social Media — tracks feedback from leading marketers about social media practices and issues.

This week, we asked: Are you concerned about your social media accounts being compromised by hackers?

  • Yes: 63.30%
  • No: 36.70%

Recent hackings of Burger King’s and Jeep’s Twitter accounts are unfortunate, but they may yet have an upside.[…] Continue Reading »

Bertucci’s tries to attract a younger crowd; Friendly’s gets friendly with Burger King; and the top foods to snack on while watching the big game.

Read about all this and more in this week’s top five most-clicked links in SmartBrief on Restaurants:

Image credit: narvikk, via iStockphoto[…] Continue Reading »

Smashburger succeeds with social media; quickservice chains come up with more options for the morning; and some Starbucks locations will offer more than a caffeine buzz.

Read about all this and more in this week’s top five most-clicked links in SmartBrief on Restaurants:

Image credit: narvikk, via iStockphoto[…] Continue Reading »

Buffets Inc. files for bankruptcy protection again; Greene Turtle still believes in the power of a good burger; and why some Washington, D.C.-area residents can get a Whopper without ever leaving home.

Read about all this and more in this week’s top five most-clicked links in SmartBrief on Restaurants: