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Headlines about Chipotle possibly stopping to serve its famous guacamole are nothing to worry about. NBC News explains why.
CNBC's Jim Cramer breaks down the good fortune of Chipotle Mexican Grill, just as the stock hit an all-time high Wednesday.
IHOP is in the early stages of designing a fast-casual concept that would launch within existing stores, said the CEO of its parent company.
Darden Restaurants estimated its third-quarter earnings to be lower than expected, blaming severe winter weather for lower sales.
TGI Fridays, the global casual dining chain known for its red-striped canopies, is in advanced talks to sell itself to TriArtisan Capital Partners.
Online delivery company GrubHub plans to raise up to $100 million through an IPO.
Darden Restaurants isn't just defending itself against activists. It's also trying keep critical analysts out of the public eye.
Quiznos is preparing to file for bankruptcy within a few weeks as it battles with declining sales, The Wall Street Journal reported.
McDonald's is planning to expand "build-your-own burger" concept, as it aims to adopt the customization trend in the fast-food industry.
The fight to raise the minimum wage is facing a backlash in Seattle, where diners are now grumbling about tips. NBC News reports.
While earnings topped expectations, sales were under some pressure and revenue fell short. Meanwhile, the company reaffirmed its forecast for 2014.
More than three decades after hitting the market, Diet Coke brand is experimenting with a frozen variety for the first time.
It may be time for Darden Restaurants to let shareholders take Red Lobster into their own hands.
McDonald's is in the early stages of looking at whether it can make breakfast available later in the day.
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The world's No. 2 burger chain is adding more beef to its latest McDonald's mimic—the Big Mac-inspired Big King. USA Today reports.
McDonald's CEO vowed to "create more of a coffee culture through high-quality McCafe products," as well as to double-down on breakfast to boost sales.
A Los Angeles store called "Dumb Starbucks" was shut down by local authorities, after comedian Nathan Fielder announced that he was the mastermind.
A parody of Starbucks called Dumb Starbucks gave away free coffee this weekend in Los Angeles. USA Today reports.
McDonald's on Monday reported a 1.7 percent increase in global same-store sales, despite a 3.3 percent decline in U.S. sales.
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