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Subway to Install Touch-and-Go Pay System; Have Terrorists Distracted Us from Food Safety?

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Sbarro, which filed for bankruptcy protection earlier this year, has now filed an amended reorganization plan that aims for the company to exit bankruptcy before the end of the year.
[Nation’s Restaurant News]

Subway plans to install a contact-less payment system at more than 7,000 U.S. locations, which will allow customers to pay using smartphones and cards.
[Nation’s Restaurant News]

Sure, 5,600 restaurant jobs were created in 2010, but restaurateurs still say that business is tough these days.
[NY Daily News]

Lisa Fain, whose blog Homesick Texan has earned her fans around the food world, now has her own cookbook.
[NY Daily News]

Curious why so many food-borne illnesses have plagued the U.S. lately? Apparently, authorities have been too busy since 9/11 looking for terrorists to notice tainted foods.
[MSNBC]

The latest food scandal in China involves Walmart stores fraudulently labeling ordinary pork as more expensive organic pork.
[Wall Street Journal]

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