| Jul 22, 2014
| 10:37 AM
McDonald’s Corp.’s CEO once again said the world’s largest restaurant company needs more time to show improvements, after missing Wall Street’s quarterly sales and profit expectations for the second consecutive quarter as it...
| Jul 23, 2014
McDonald's Corp.'s CEO said the world's largest restaurant company still needs more time to show improvements, after missing Wall Street's quarterly sales and profit expectations for the second consecutive quarter as it struggled to keep up with more...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 2:54 PM
(Reuters) - Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc, one of the top-performing U.S. restaurant operators, on Monday reported a nearly 26 percent jump in quarterly profit after traffic to the burrito chain surged despite a menu price increase.
| Jul 17, 2014
| 11:54 AM
(Reuters) - Yum Brands Inc's disappointing Pizza Hut and Taco Bell results, along with other data, suggested the U.S. fast-food business remained weak in the second quarter and that industry leader McDonald's Corp continues to struggle.
The U.S. fast-...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 2:36 PM
A new study released this month found that, for many, eating fast food is becoming less about the "fast" and more about the "food."
Consumer Reports asked more than 30,000 of its subscribers to rank the food of different regional and national fast...
| Jul 6, 2014
| 5:45 AM
Robin Wallace and Julia Tichota are two of the 18 Niles North students who received summer art grants from Niles North Fine Arts Parents and Patrons (NNFAPP) -- a nonprofit charitable organization that supports the school's Fine Art Department.
| Jul 2, 2014
| 2:28 PM
Target on Wednesday asked shoppers not to bring guns to its stores after protests against a gun-rights campaign in Texas where customers brandished firearms in store aisles.
"Starting today we will ... respectfully request that guests not bring firearms...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 6:03 PM
Foto: Target le está pidiendo a sus clientes que no lleven armas de fuego a sus tiendas, incluso donde está permitido por la ley.
El miércoles Target le pidió a sus clientes que no lleven armas a sus tiendas después de protestas contra una campaña...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 9:20 AM
Portillo's Chicago-style hot dogs and Italian beef have whet the appetite of Boston-based buyers who are eager to introduce the local favorites to more diners nationwide.
The company confirmed Tuesday that Berkshire Partners is investing in Dick...
| May 1, 2014
| 6:41 PM
Dick Portillo is ready to slow down a bit after 51 years in the hot dog business and thinks his namesake restaurant chain can continue to thrive in the right hands.
The Portillo Restaurant Group is looking for a potential buyer for the Portillo's chain,...
| May 2, 2014
| 9:31 AM
Lake Forest’s Marcus Lemonis, CEO and chairman of retailer Camping World and its parent company, said he is interested in purchasing Portillo’s and that the investment bank Moelis & Co. would represent him in negotiations.