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Fast-casual spots such as Chipotle and Noodles & Co. are far outperforming other categories, especially fast-food companies like McDonald's.
Yum Brands reported quarterly earnings that beat analysts' expectations on Monday, but same store sales in U.S. and China stores disappointed.
General Electric targets wealthier customers while J.C. Penney, and Sears struggle — all signs of a waning middle class.
As the much of the market saw increased volatility Friday, Chipotle saw record highs, boosted by much better-than-expected earnings.
Chipotle's popularity isn't showing any signs of fading, and the food chain is eyeing whether it can raise prices later this year.
Internet sales help national chains eat local pizza restaurants for lunch. Investors can bet on the trend with shares of Papa John's International.
As the country's biggest sporting event draws near, experts are already forecasting one winner in the Super Bowl: the snacking industry.
Nationwide, McD’s restaurants have been adopted as a coffeehouse for people, who stay for hours over one purchase, frustrating managers and owners.
Retailers that don't embrace mobile payments or digital trends will see big challenges in 2014, Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz told CNBC on Friday.
McDonald's reported quarterly earnings that topped analysts' expectations by a penny a share on Thursday.
Brinker reported better-than-expected quarterly results as same-restaurant sales at its Chili's chain rose for the first time in a year.
Starboard Value has urged Darden Restaurants Inc to delay the spinoff of its struggling Red Lobster chain.
A McDonald's made steps to resolve a dispute with a group of elderly people who lingered at the chain too long, reported NBC 4 New York.
After a McD's appeared to disrespect several older Korean people, some called for a boycott of the fast-food giant. NYT reports.
For the past several months, a number of elderly Korean patrons and a McDonald's they frequent have been battling over the benches inside. NYT reports.
Apollo Global Management LLC said it would buy CEC Entertainment, the parent of Chuck E Cheese restaurant chain, for about $948 million.
A security expert says the previous mobile payment app made it easy for hackers to access customers' geological data and password information.
Former Citigroup Chairman Richard Parsons can add "co-owner of a critically praised restaurant" to his résumé. The NYT reports.
Some undercover work at Starbucks stores shows there may be problems brewing at Wall Street's coffee darling, says retail analyst Brian Sozzi.
CNBC's Jim Cramer provides his insight into the ongoing fast food war simmering between Wendy's and McDonald's.