Bowing to pressure to slim down what some call a bloated menu, McDonald's is cutting eight items from its menu beginning in January.» Read More
Nov 17- Starbucks Corp said on Monday it has been wrongly accused in online petitions of supporting a Grocery Manufacturers Association lawsuit to block Vermont's GMO labeling law. Petitions posted to websites such as Sumofus.org and Care2.com accused Starbucks of teaming with fellow GMA member Monsanto Co to kill GMO labeling in Vermont, which in May...
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Nordstrom bucked the trend of lower sales in department stores, while Cosi joined other restaurants in pointing to high food costs for its earnings miss.
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Nov 10- Pizza Hut will serve pizzas with a twist in its biggest-ever menu makeover, apparently aimed at wooing 18- to 34- year-old diners, after two years of sagging sales. "Our newest changes are the most significant we've made in our history," said David Gibbs, who was named Pizza Hut global chief executive last week, in a statement. Plano, Texas- based Pizza Hut, which...
Worldwide sales at restaurants open at least 13 months were down 0.5 percent as the world's biggest fast-food chain continued to fight tough U.S. competition, the after-effects of a supplier scandal in Asia, and economic and political turmoil in Europe. Under Chief Executive Officer Don Thompson, who took the helm in July 2012, the U.S. operation is focusing on...
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Rising beef prices might not mean the cost of a Whopper is going to skyrocket, but it could mean you choose to order a chicken sandwich instead.
A hedge fund manager, Michael Karsch beat the S&P 500 by 100 percent. Now he owns a Dunkin' Donuts franchise.
Nov 6- Wendy's Co, the No. 3 U.S. hamburger chain, reported quarterly sales and profit below analysts' estimates, mostly due to higher beef costs and intense competition in North America. Wendy's, like market leader McDonald's Corp, has been struggling in an increasingly competitive fast-food market and has been investing heavily to spruce up its restaurants and...
Jim Cramer is seeing a connection between top executive execution and stock prices, and it's not pretty.
Jersey Mike's CEO Peter Cancro says his company's performance is a sign that consumers have more money to spend on higher-priced food options.
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Oct 30- Starbucks Corp on Thursday reported sales at established cafes in its U.S.-dominated Americas region that missed Wall Street expectations in the latest quarter, despite the early return of the popular Pumpkin Spice latte. The Americas region contributes the majority of Starbucks revenue. "We grew traffic, but it was at a bit of slower clip," said Troy...
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