LOS ANGELES, Sept 30- While the U.S. restaurant industry fights national and state efforts to increase the minimum wage, a new survey released on Tuesday showed that 83 percent of restaurant patrons support raising it and adjusting it annually for inflation.» Read More
Airports have been upgrading their restaurant offerings to meet travelers' changing tastes. Food revenue at airports now ranks third in non-aeronautical revenue.
Middle-of-the-night cupcake cravings used to go unnoticed but now, no more! New York is getting a 24-7 cupcake ATM.
Starbucks says it will start rolling out its own brand of snack bars and fruit pouches, marking yet another push into the packaged food category.
The low-budget, amenity-rich Yotel hotel chain has announced plans for a 600-room property in Singapore and plans more locations in the United States and Europe.
Taco Bell has already sold 600 million of its Doritos-flavored shells in 18 months and will add a new flavor Aug. 22: "Fiery."
With fast-casual restaurants growing at a sprint while fast-food counterparts moving at a slow jog, the latter group is entering the race to open more premium concepts.
Orbitz reported better-than-expected earnings today, citing an increase in hotel and vacation bookings. CNBC's Simon Hobbs, and Barney Harford, Orbitz Worldwide president & CEO, discuss.
McDonald's on Thursday reported July sales at its established restaurants around the world that were slightly higher than analysts had projected.
Arne Sorenson, Marriott International CEO & president, discusses what's pushing shares higher despite a cut in full-year profit forecast. "What we see is the individual business traveler is back on the road" and "families are back taking vacations together," Sorenson added, but near-term he sees some "softness."
After a court decision on rules governing the bodies of an Atlantic City Casino's "Borgata Babes," the female servers are now stepping on the scales to keep their jobs.
Two Subway employees were fired after gross pictures went viral. "Kids get away with so much on the Internet, when they finally get caught it's a surprise," said one psychologist.
A Michigan family was surprised to find a marijuana pipe, rather than the traditional toy, inside their 4-year-old's Burger King Kid's Meal.
The latest gross-out viral video on YouTube comes from a Golden Corral restaurant in Port Orange, Fla. The manager involved was terminated, a company official said.
Sheldon Trainor, Executive Director at Macau Legend Development, and Carl Tong, Co-Chairman and Non-Executive Director at Macau Legend Development, discuss the casino operator's expansion plans following its Hong Kong IPO.
CNBC's Emily Chan reports from Hong Kong on Macau Legend's IPO float, who the main shareholders are, and how the money will be used to redevelop a wharf.
As Macau Legend lists on the Hong Kong stock exchange, Jackson Wong, VP of Tanrich Securities, says the casino operator's future will be bright if Macau follows Las Vegas' model of focusing on non-gaming revenue.
Never one to rest on its caffeinated laurels, Starbucks is testing out some new drinks. Here's where you can get them.
Jim Allen, chairman at Hard Rock International, discusses the Hard Rock Calling Festival in London, which was moved to the Olympic Park and how it will allow them to expand the brand in other parts of the world.
The search for food prepared according to Islamic law at fast-food restaurant chains just got a little trickier this week.
Too much hassle to plan a trip? One online travel booker says to just go—you'll find accommodation through its mobile app when you arrive at your destination.