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Pastry chef Waylynn Lucas is pushing the boundaries of circular sweets with her bakery, Fonuts, which specializes in faux doughnuts.
Expect a shakeup in the restaurant rankings if Janney's predictions for America's top 10 restaurant chains in 2020 are correct.
Companies including Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc, Apple Inc and PepsiCo have shown they're able to take advantage of quality, trendiness, and, in the case of Pepsi's snack foods, market dominance, to maintain high prices or even raise them faster than the inflation rate, now at about 2.1 percent in the U.S.
July 24- Starbucks Corp on Thursday said quarterly sales at established stores in its dominant Americas region grew a somewhat stronger-than-expected 6 percent, including a 7 percent rise for the United States.
Dunkin' Brands reported weaker-than-expected U.S. quarterly same-restaurant sales due in part to a cold and rainy start to the spring season.
July 24- Dunkin' Brands Group Inc cut its 2014 outlook on Thursday as its U.S. doughnut shops battled fast-food rivals like McDonald's Corp and high milk prices softened profits from its international Baskin-Robbins ice cream business. The company also cited weakness in its Baskin-Robbins joint venture in Japan for the reduction in its 2014 forecast.
July 24- Dunkin' Brands Group Inc cut its full-year forecasts on Thursday, as its U.S. Dunkin' Donuts shops battled fierce competition from fast-food rivals like McDonald's Corp and as high milk prices softened profits from its international Baskin-Robbins ice cream business.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
July 24- Dunkin' Brands Group Inc reported weaker-than-expected U.S. quarterly same-restaurant sales due in part to a cold and rainy start to the spring season, and cut its full-year adjusted profit and sales forecasts.
July 24- Dunkin' Brands Group Inc, the parent of Dunkin' Donuts and Baskin-Robbins ice cream, reported weaker-than-expected U.S. quarterly same-restaurant sales, blaming, in part, an unseasonably cold and rainy start to the spring season. Sales at established Dunkin' Donuts franchises in the United State rose 1.8 percent in the second quarter.
An earnings deluge will hit the stock market Thursday, and analysts say that mostly good reports could continue to drive new highs.
Even as traders monitor the world's hot spots, corporate earnings news could be a positive for stocks in the week ahead.
The "Fast Money" traders share their final trades of the day.
After cooling during the fro-yo craze, it appears that ice cream is posed to churn again, mostly in small chains and mom-and-pops.
Cramer often tells investors he thinks it’s important to speculate, a little. Rewards can be sizable.
When Crumbs shuttered its remaining stores, it seemed like an abrupt ending for a company that opened a decade ago to ride the wave of popularity of the sugary treat.
Web-based start-ups like Dashride, Cup and Shakr are giving small businesses strategies to compete with big business, the NYT reports.
Here are three ways Americans are taking a different approach to breakfast. Who may be the winners and losers of the shift?
Just when you thought restaurants had run out of desserts to combine, a new hybrid has hit select Carl's Jr. menus.
Starbucks will raise prices of some drinks offered at US shops as well as on its brands of packaged coffee.