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  • Subway, owned by Doctor's Associates Inc, is the world's largest fast-food chain by number of restaurants. Subway said its U.S. sales fell 1.7 percent to $11.3 billion last year, while international sales climbed 3.7 percent to $5.8 billion, reflecting a focus on overseas growth. Subway on Wednesday named former McDonald's Corp executive Karlin Linhardt...

  • April 20- Buffalo Wild Wings Inc said on Thursday that it had turned down activist shareholder Marcato Capital Management's offer to withdraw its board nominees if the restaurant chain replaced Chief Executive Sally Smith. One of Marcato's nominees, Kraft Food veteran Sam Rovit, is also part of Buffalo Wild Wings slate. "The status quo is unacceptable...

  • TORONTO, April 19- Global hotel chain InterContinental Hotels Group Plc said 1,200 of its franchised hotels in the United States, including Holiday Inn and Crowne Plaza, were victims of a three-month cyber attack that sought to steal customer payment card data. The company declined to say how many payment cards were stolen in the attack, the latest in a hacking...

  • DUBAI, United Arab Emirates— Emirates, the Middle East's largest airline, slashed its flights to the United States by 20 percent Wednesday, blaming a drop in demand on tougher U.S. security measures and Trump administration attempts to ban travelers from some Muslim-majority nations. The Dubai government-owned carrier's decision is the strongest sign yet...

  • TORONTO, April 19- Global hotel chain InterContinental Hotels Group Plc said a third of its franchised properties in the United States were hit late last year by malware that can steal guests' credit card information. Some 1,200 U.S.-based franchised properties and one hotel in Puerto Rico were affected between September 29 and December 29, spokesman Neil...

  • Airbnb: Hotel executives have 'acted on their fears'

    CNBC's Deirdre Bosa reports the highlights of a report from Airbnb on hotel price gouging following a New York Times article on the fight between them and the hotel industry.

  • Hotels taking travel ban hit

    CNBC's Susan Li reports that the hotel industry is feeling the pinch of the Trump administration's travel policies.

  • Hotels fighting back against Airbnb

    The hotel industry has it out for Airbnb.

  • A McDonald's Corp. Big Mac is displayed on a page of the McDonald's app.

    Wells Fargo believes McDonald's will benefit from a digital ordering "first-mover advantage."

  • DALLAS— A deal to build a new Trump-brand hotel in Dallas has been abandoned. A spokeswoman for the Trump Organization said Thursday that the president's company told the developer not to pursue the deal with the city council. Scion is a new brand that the Trump Organization is trying to roll out.

  • NEW YORK, April 12- Fast-food chain Burger King said on Wednesday it will start televising a commercial for its signature Whopper sandwich that is designed to activate Google voice-controlled devices, raising questions about whether marketing tactics have become too invasive. The 15- second ad starts with a Burger King employee holding up the sandwich...

  • SAN FRANCISCO, April 12- Airbnb has reached new deals with dozens of jurisdictions in the United States and France to collect and pay taxes, doubling down on its effort to improve its image with local policymakers even as it face regulatory challenges around the world. The most recent tax agreements, formally announced by the company Tuesday, came in eight U.S....

  • Guests stand outside of a Hilton hotel in San Francisco, Feb. 16, 2015.

    Goldman Sachs reiterated its buy rating on Hilton Worldwide and added the company to its conviction buy list.

  • New Hard Rock Hotel to give Atlantic City a fresh start

    Jim Allen, Hard Rock International chairman; Jack Morris, Edgewood Properties CEO, and Joe Jingoli, Joseph Jingoli & Son CEO, talk about plans to turnaround the hotel and gaming business in New Jersey's Atlantic City.

  • BRUSSELS, April 4- French, German and Italian groups urged their national competition authorities on Tuesday to look into alleged anti-competitive practices by McDonald's, potentially putting the U.S. fast-food chain on course for multiple investigations in Europe. Our business model helps our franchisees secure prime real estate locations and reflects...

  • BRUSSELS, April 4- French, German and Italian groups urged their national antitrust enforcers on Tuesday to look into alleged anti-competitive practices by McDonald's, potentially putting the U.S. fast-food chain on course for multiple investigations in Europe. McDonald's, the German and Italian antitrust authorities and the European Commission did not...

  • BRUSSELS, April 4- French, German and Italian groups urged their national antitrust enforcers on Tuesday to look into alleged anti-competitive practices of McDonald's, putting the U.S. fast-food chain at risk of multiple investigations in Europe. McDonald's, the French, German and Italian competition authorities and the European Commission did not...

  • Cramer Remix: This agriculture stock is about to get much, much bigger

    Jim Cramer dug into the details around one stock’s M&A and whether it can keep running higher.

  • Jim Cramer on Mad Money.

    Jim Cramer dug into the details around one stock’s M&A and whether it can keep running higher.

  • Hotel Tonight CEO: Core market is Millennials

    Sam Shank, CEO, HotelTonight, is betting fans attending events like March Madness will need to book a last-minute room. He discusses the company's mobile app, which offers spontaneous bookings.