France continues to the pave the way for the fast-food giant as sales sag stateside and in other regions, Jefferies' Andy Barish told CNBC on Monday.» Read More
Dec 9- McDonald's Corp continued to grapple with slack demand and intense competition in November, as weakness in the United States, Germany and Japan dragged on sales at established restaurants.
Dec 9- McDonald's Corp reported weaker-than-expected global sales at established restaurants for November, hurt by a sharp drop in comparable-store sales in the United States. The company said high competition and relatively weak customer traffic hurt sales in the United States, its second biggest market after Europe.
McDonald's reported weaker-than-expected global sales at established restaurants, hurt by a drop in comparable-store sales in the United States.
The offering marked the second year the coffee chain has partnered with daily deal site Gilt.com to sell the cards.
A Mexican restaurant in New York's SoHo neighborhood is drawing customers (and buzz) with the latest food craze: a burger of pan-friend crickets.
Starbucks is back with its exclusive gift cards. But the company is only making 1,000 of the sought-after gift, and they'll like fly off the shelves.
McDonald's has committed yet another employee advice blunder, listing on its worker resource website pricey suggestions for holiday tipping.
Strikes against fast-food restaurants have called for the minimum wage to increase to $15, but the side effects of such a jump are unclear.
NEW YORK-- An analyst boosted his rating and price target for Jack in the Box on Thursday, saying its profitability is likely to continue to improve. Wedbush's Nick Setyan lifted Jack in the Box Inc. to "Outperform" from "Neutral" and raised its price target to $60 from $50.
A top executive at White Castle said a $15-an-hour minimum wage will force it to close nearly half of its locations and lay off thousands of workers.
White Castle Vice President Jamie Richardson says if the minimum wage was raised to $15 per hour, this would result in closing more than 200 of the existing 406 restaurants.
A mysterious diner (or diners) has been leaving giant tips at various restaurants across the U.S., garnering attention across social media platforms.
NEW YORK/ SHANGHAI, Dec 4- Yum Brands Inc's KFC website in China trumpets the slogan "Trust in every bite." That message is part of the company's new "I Commit" campaign intended to reassure customers in its largest market, who have cut back on visits since Chinese media reports a year ago about excessive antibiotic use by a few KFC suppliers.
David Meinert, owner of Lost Lake Café in Seattle, discusses booting a patron for wearing Google Glass and the privacy issues it raises.
Steve Case, Revolution Growth Fund Chairman & CEO, discusses his $22 million investment in organic salad chain Sweetgreen. Case says big fast food chains, like McDonald's, need to make adjustments.
KFC China's ads remind diners about the food safety scare at the fried chicken chain, and could undermine its mission to revise sale.
NEW YORK/ SHANGHAI, Dec 4- Yum Brands Inc's KFC website in China trumpets the slogan "Trust in every bite". That message is part of the company's new "I Commit" campaign intended to reassure customers in its largest market, who have cut back on visits since Chinese media reports a year ago about excessive antibiotic use by a few KFC suppliers.
NEW YORK-- Shares of Yum Brands Inc. declined before the market open on Tuesday as the restaurant operator reported mixed November sales results for China. On Monday the company said that its China division recorded a 1 percent sales gain at restaurants open at least one year, including a rise of 7 percent at Pizza Hut.
Dec 2- Yum Brands Inc said November sales at established KFC restaurants in China, its top market, failed to grow despite a successful half-priced chicken promotion, and it forecast a return to earnings per share growth in 2014.. Yum is the biggest Western restaurant operator in China and had almost 4,500 KFC outlets there at the end of its third quarter.
As restaurants battle to lure diners, Olive Garden on Monday introduced its version of an American classic: the Italiano Burger.