| Aug 31, 2014
| 1:46 PM
Where do millennials want to eat lunch?
If you are a marketing executive at McDonald's headquarters in Oak Brook, this is the question that keeps you up at night.
The rest of us have an interest because younger Americans, like members of all...
| Aug 30, 2014
| 3:45 PM
McDonald's Golden Arches have been tarnished by a food safety scandal in China, labor issues in America and flat U.S. sales. To restore the shine to those arches, it's time for the fast-food behemoth to acknowledge the growing consumer demand for food...
| 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 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 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 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 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 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...
| 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...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 2:37 PM
McDonald’s Corp. appears to be losing its connection with millennials, according to a published report.
Data compiled by Technomic Inc., a Chicago restaurant consultancy, for the Wall Street Journal showed that the percentage of 19 to 21 year olds...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 9:12 AM
The U.S. restaurant industry should see another year of stalling customer growth this year after seeing flat traffic in the year ended in June, research firm NPD Group said on Wednesday.
Visits to quick service restaurants, the sector that includes...