SANTA PAULA, Calif.— What was supposed to be a cheap bite at Del Taco turned out to be small fortune for some Southern California customers. Customer Michael Cole said he was surprised when he was charged $4,050 for one CrunchTada Pizza and two beef tacos.» Read More
*Plans to sell 37.2 mln shares at $18- $21 each. March 27- La Quinta Holdings Inc will raise as much as $780 million from its initial public offering, as it becomes the third hotel chain to be taken public by Blackstone Group LP in six months.
Taco Bell is name-dropping an unlikely clown to promote its new breakfast menu. But Taco Bell has a long way to go to catch up with McDonald's.
March 27- La Quinta Holdings Inc, a hotel chain backed by Blackstone Group LP, said it expects to sell 37.2 million shares in its initial public offering at between $18 and $21 per share. Irving, Texas- based La Quinta will have an equity valuation of $2.57 billion at the top of the expected price range.
PORT LOUIS, March 26- Mauritius- based luxury hotel group Sun Resorts swung into the red last year, posting an annual pretax loss of 43.9 million rupees, it said on Wednesday.
A new study from the Global Business Travel Association paints a profile of optimistic spending.
March 26- Activist investor Barington Capital Group LP urged Darden Restaurants Inc to consider looking for a new chief executive, stepping up pressure on the restaurant operator to come up with ways to improve its performance.
March 26- Darden Restaurants Inc shareholder Barington Capital asked the company to find a new chief executive and appoint an independent chairman. The hedge fund and Starboard Value LLP have opposed Darden's plan to spin off its Red Lobster restaurant chain and have asked that the plan be put to a shareholder vote.
WELLINGTON, March 26- Fonterra, the world's largest dairy exporter, on Wednesday said a steep hit to its first-half earnings won't stop it from marketing more of its own-brand milk products in China and expand its food services business in the fast-growing market.
The Park Hyatt Washington, D.C. will offer lodgings with a very Americana twist through August.
The museum at the site of the World Trade Center will open to the public in May, officials announced today.
March 21- Standard& Poor's on Friday affirmed Greece's sovereign credit ratings at' B-/B' and gave them a stable outlook, saying it believed the country's economy is gradually rebalancing.
As travelers demand more exotic technology, robots are hard to beat.
Hawaii's high prices may be putting a chill on the state's tourism industry. NBC News reports.
Donald Trump Jr., Trump Organization EVP development & acquisitions, discusses the hotel brands plans for international expansion and the advantages of being an owner/developer.
McDonald's reported a bigger-than-expected drop in sales for February, with competition and bad weather battering U.S. sales.
NEW YORK, March 10- Sbarro LLC, the pizza restaurant chain, on Monday filed for bankruptcy protection for the second time in less than three years, after struggling with too much debt and lower customer traffic in the malls that house many of its restaurants.
March 10- Sbarro LLC, the pizza restaurant chain, on Monday filed for bankruptcy protection for the second time in less than three years. Sbarro and more than 30 affiliates filed for Chapter 11 protection from creditors with the U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Manhattan.
In the midst of an $8 billion growth spurt, Sheraton will open a record 38 newly constructed hotels in the next 12 months, including several in Iraq.
March 10- McDonald's Corp on Monday reported a bigger-than-expected drop in comparable global sales at established restaurants for February, with competition and bad weather battering U.S. sales. The world's biggest restaurant chain by revenue said worldwide sales at restaurants open at least 13 months fell 0.3 percent last month.
FMHR traders Pete and Jon Najarian debate if Wynn Resorts or Las Vegas Sands is the better investment for your portfolio.