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Veggie-powered van stops for students -The Peterborough Examiner

Saturday April 10th, 2010

Would you like a cleaner, healthier world with that? Like many people who drive across Canada, Tyson Jerry and Cloe Whittaker of Victoria, B.C., often stop along the way at fast food restaurants. But rather than picking up food, Jerry and Whittaker fill up their van with discarded cooking oil instead. Jerry...

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French-fried fuel - MyKawartha.com

Friday April 9th, 2010

Imagine. You're sitting at home eating some deep-fried french fries. You finish them and relax casually as they settle in your stomach. Then you take that old fryer oil and poor it in the fuel tank of your car. That's not exactly the process that Tyson Jerry and Cloe Whittaker use to power their "green mach...

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Highway 401 service centres to get revamped - The Windsor Star

Thursday April 8th, 2010

Rest centres to suit all tastesBY CRAIG PEARSON Highway 401 motorists will soon go from nothing to quite something. The 222-kilometre stretch of 401 that has been a wasteland for service centres the last two years should seem like ritzy row in comparison. The Ontario government announced Wednesday that 20 s...

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Canadian Owned New York Fries Opens Stores In Hong Kong And Bahrain - Cambridge Now!

Tuesday December 15th, 2009

I remember hanging out with Jay Gould's family 25 years ago and hearing him talk about starting a business which would initially sell, skin-on french fries and Coca-Cola. I thought it was a bold move for someone who had cut his teeth on one of Canada's first fresh food restaurants ...a little place called C...

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New York Fries Opens 200th Store - Foodservice World

Thursday November 5th, 2009

TORONTO - It wasn't too long ago that Jay Gould purchased the rights to a New York City-based QSR concept specializing in french fries, which he then launched in Toronto. It was 1984 to be exact, and tomorrow, November 6, 2009, Gould's Toronto-based company will be opening its 200th store in Hong Kong. The ...

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Breaking into the Burger Business - BNN

Wednesday November 4th, 2009

How has the burger business been faring in a recession? The answer may surprise you. BNN speaks to Jay Gould, president of New York Fries & South St. Burger Company; and Linda Strachan, senior account manager, NPD Group.   http://watch.bnn.ca/wednesday/#clip231179

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Despite its name, N.Y. Fries is Canadian - Telegraph Journal

Monday September 28th, 2009

By: Derwin Gowan ST. ANDREWS - An upper St. John River valley potato grower has a stake in the success of Lori Bourque's business in Dieppe. Bourque owns the franchise for the New York Fries restaurant chain in Champlain Place. The Toronto-based chain, with 197 locations mostly in Canada, slices, fries and ...

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