| Dec 4, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Thousands of U.S. fast-food workers and supporters marched in nearly 200 cities around the United States on Thursday including Chicago and Boston to advocate for a $15 minimum wage and other labor rights.
About 200 demonstrators marched in downtown...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 12:36 PM
Fast-food workers and their supporters rallied in downtown Los Angeles on Thursday as part of a wave of protests planned in 160 cities around the nation advocating for $15-an-hour pay.
In downtown L.A., protesters gathered for a late morning rally...
| Dec 5, 2014
| 3:36 PM
Starbucks will be worth more than McDonald's by 2025 as the coffee chain finds new ways to grow and the burger giant's sales stall, an analyst said Friday.
Mark Kalinowski, of Janney Capital Markets, made the prediction after attending an analysts...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 10:45 AM
The Big Mac is suffering.
Facing changing eating habits among Americans, McDonald’s Corp. on Monday reported downbeat November sales, sending its stock down nearly 4%.
The Oak Brook, Ill.-based fast-food giant said sales at U.S. stores open at...
| Dec 10, 2014
| 1:11 AM
KFC has a message for Chinese diners worried about eating their fried chicken after a safety scare at the fast food chain: come see how we operate for yourself.
China is the biggest market by sales for KFC's parent Yum Brands Inc. , but sales have slowed...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 7:41 PM
Chicago on Tuesday joined the growing ranks of major cities that have raised their minimum wage, a move decried by business groups as a jobs killer but touted by labor groups and other supporters as a way to lift Chicago workers and their families out...
| Dec 3, 2014
| 3:19 AM
Get a free Egg McMuffin or Quarter Pounder when you buy one at McDonald's by taking a customer satisfaction survey.
The offer's printed on receipts.
Visit McDVoice.com, enter your receipt infomation, answer a few questions and get rewarded with the...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 1:59 PM
A franchise association is again speaking out against an opinion issued by the National Labor Relations Board's general counsel in July, asking that he disclose how he concluded that franchisers should be considered joint employers in labor disputes at...
| Oct 31, 2014
| 6:35 AM
Starbucks' early relaunch of its popular pumpkin spice latte drink failed to heat up business at its U.S. cafes, disappointing Wall Street and sending the company's shares lower.
The world's biggest coffee chain said late Thursday that a 1 percent...
| Nov 2, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Some of the fastest-growing fast-food chains aren't slinging artery-clogging cheeseburgers or cooking up calorie-packed fried chicken.
Instead, diners can order Brussels sprouts salads and kale smoothies, served with the same speed as In-N-Out or Burger...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 3:18 PM
Shake Shack threw open its doors at the corner of Ohio and Rush streets on Tuesday, and threw off a bit of its mystique.
Now I love a good meal more than most and I'll cop to having made a detour to stand in line to pay a premium for the highly regarded...