GILBERT, AZ — Tucson-based eegee’s is expected to open its first restaurant in the Valley in Gilbert in July. A specific opening date has not yet been announced.

Ahead of the anticipated opening, the fast-food joint known for its fruit-flavored drinks, called eegee’s, is looking to fill some 60 positions, including cashiers, team members, cooks, and managers.

A job fair will be held at the Gilbert location, which is currently under construction near Val Vista Drive and Baseline Road, on Saturday and Sunday, June 12 and 13, from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. People can also apply online, here.

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A family’s late night snack craving turned into a sad incident, when instead of juicy fried chicken, they were delivered fried towel! Although hard to believe, the incident did happen recently, in the Philippines.

Alique Perez said she ordered chicken for her son from Jollibee, a popular fast-food chain in the country. On first glance, the pieces didn’t seem any different from usual pieces of fried chicken, with similar-looking brown crust. But things started to get weird after she failed to make her son take a bite. Saying that as she was trying to get him a bite, she found

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As the push for more adults to get vaccinated increases, businesses everywhere are pulling out all the stops. While companies like Target are opting to give out gift cards to those who get vaccinated at their locations, food and beverage businesses alike are enticing customers with what we all love: Free food. From Krispy Kreme to Shake Shack, here’s a list of all the places you can get free food and drinks when you get your Covid vaccine.

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Acclaimed Food Network star and author Alton Brown, famous for mixing his love of science and gourmet food on television, has announced the “Alton Brown Live – Beyond The Eats” tour will be coming to the Aronoff Center on March 4, 2022.

Brown’s previous culinary tours — the “Edible Inevitable Tour” and “Eat Your Science” — traveled to over 200 cities and entertained more than 350,000 fans.

In this jaunt, prepare yourself for two hours of Brown’s displays of science, music and food. Brown says fans should expect “more cooking, more comedy, more

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U.S. meat processor Tyson Foods Inc (TSN.N) will launch its plant-based food in select Asia-Pacific markets starting this month, as it looks to cash in on the burgeoning demand for meat substitutes in the region its rivals have set out to capture.

Impossible Foods Inc, Nestle SA (NESN.S), Beyond Meat Inc (BYND.O) have already entered Asia with their plant-based meat products, expecting rising demand for the protein from consumers conscious about health, animal welfare and the environment.

Retail sales of meat substitutes in Asia-Pacific reached $16.3 billion in 2020 and are expected to exceed $20 billion by 2025, according to

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