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Baskin-Robbins Takes on Messy Job of U.S. Ice Cream Delivery

3 months ago

This sort of feels like extreme food delivery, doesn't it? Deliver before it melts!

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Tim Hortons Operators Worry Chain Is Losing Its Canadian Culture

3 months ago

It's too bad Tim Horton's parent company, Restaurant Brands International, is instituting thee changes because you really can't buy this type of positive brand association.

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Shake Shack to Open Hong Kong Location Ahead of Expansion in China

3 months ago

Shake Shack's rapid expansion is changing the face of American burgers across the world.

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Brooklyn Coffee Shop Claims Starbucks Caused Unicorn Confusion

3 months ago

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Olive Garden’s Business Grows Amid Casual Dining Decline

4 months ago

Everyone agrees consumer behavior around restaurant chains is changing, but struggle to capture exactly what's happening. So what's to blame for Olive Garden's success last quarter — strong marketing around take-out or strong salad and breadsticks?

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Costa Coffee Owner’s Earnings Defy Consumer Gloom in the UK

4 months ago

Costa's ubiquity and excellent locations give it an obvious edge during challenging times.

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Subway’s Mobile Technology Takes a Step Back as Top Exec Resigns

4 months ago

Right now the mobile sandwich game is owned by Panera. Subway will certainly get in shape trying to catch up.

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Changing Consumer Tastes Alter the Premise of Fast Food

4 months ago

In an age of technology and get-it-now, it seems counterintuitive that fast food would slow down service, but that’s what’s happening as the industry adopts fresh ingredients and made-to-order meals.

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McDonald’s Is Ending Its Olympics Sponsorship Deal Early

4 months ago

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The Case for Closing While You’re Ahead

4 months ago

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Subway Looks to Fix Its Low-Tech Image After U.S. Sales Slump

4 months ago

In a competitive market, Subway lags behind in its tech savvy. Adding new technology is a start, but it may be too little, too late.

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Cheesecake Factory Cuts Earnings Forecasts as Worries About the Industry Increase

4 months ago

Unsaid are weaknesses that could be traced to its mall locations around the U.S.