"One great positive is greater buying power," says Center for American Progress fellow Christian Weller.
What's in the package might be the same, but for a variety of reasons, sometimes companies need to call products by another name outside their home country.
Burger King is in talks to combine with Tim Hortons in a deal that would create a powerhouse with a market capitalization of roughly $18 billion.
The latest food scandal in China is spreading fast, dragging in U.S. coffee chain Starbucks, Burger King, as well as McDonald's products from Japan.
A food scandal in China is spreading fast, dragging in Starbucks, Burger King and others, as well as products of McDonald's as far away as Japan.
China's relationship with food safety has spurred another scandal, ensnaring fast-food chains which may have been duped into buying tainted meat.
Will Slabaugh, Stephens Inc, still likes McDonald's despite weak same-store sales. Robert Derrington, Wunderlich Securities, explains why he believes in Red Robin.
CNBC's Jane Wells does a taste test comparing McDonald's Big Mac against Burger King's new Big King burger. You can taste the flame broiling and the onions more, she says.
Burger King is hoping the new "Big King" burger will boost sales. CNBC's Jane Wells reports on an intensifying burger wars.
Jon Najarian, Optionmonster, and Josh Brown, Ritholtz Wealth Management, debate the trade on your happy meal.
Burger King is unveiling a lower-fat french fry that they're hoping will "Satis-fries" consumers, reports the "Squawk on the Street" crew.
Hundreds of fast food employees protested today over their pay wage, reports CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis in New York City. Nancy Salgado, Chicago McDonald's cashier; and Andrew Moesel, NY Restaurant Association spokesman, weigh in.
Fast food restaurant employees are striking for an increase in wages and the right to unionize, reports CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis. Protesters in New York City are demanding $15 per hour.
Workers of fast food restaurants are striking for an increase in wages, reports CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis. In New York City, the average wage for a fast food employee is $8.89 per hour.
Syrian hackers claimed responsibility for taking down The New York Times and Twitter's websites, and a look at Burger King's "french fry burger." CNBC's Simon Hobbs and Bob Pisani, discuss.
Bill Ackman seems to have more than his fair share of enemies. And Cramer thinks they’re about to gang up on him.
The CNBC "Earnings Squad" dissects the earnings stories and play on MasterCard, Anheuser Busch Inbev, and Burger King.
Now trading above $400 after sliding to the low $230's, has Chipotle gotten its mojo back?
Wait until you hear how Cramer uses the NBA Playoffs to help coach you into becoming a better investor.
Hoping to increase sales and traffic in their restaurants, fast-food and fast-casual operators are upping the menu innovation to produce items that stray from the gastronomic norm.