Fast Food The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Fast Food en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Mon, 07 Jul 2014 20:49:00 GMT 6 Super-Hot Food Trends You Need to Know About Barbecue, snack mashups and the next Sriracha – here's what Technomic predicts restaurants will be serving up in the second half of 2014. Mon, 07 Jul 2014 20:49:00 GMT Kate Taylor The Weirdest Fast-Food Mashups in America X plus Y equals fast-food mega sales? From Doritos Locos Tacos to the Pizza Cake, bizarre food concoctions are appearing on menus across the nation. Wed, 02 Jul 2014 20:07:00 GMT Kate Taylor Survey: McDonald's Has the Worst Burger in America In the battle of the chain restaurants, Consumer Reports found that customers were sick of many of fast food mega-chains' specialties. Wed, 02 Jul 2014 15:26:00 GMT Kate Taylor The Quickest Way to Make Customers Like Your Food: Raise Your Prices. A new study shows that when customers pay more, they perceive their food as tastier. Fri, 02 May 2014 14:51:00 GMT Kate Taylor 8 Totally Weird Fast-Food Items That Everyone Is Talking About Fast-food chains have been trying to one-up each other with wacky offerings like the Waffle Taco and Chicken Corsage. Here are some of the weirdest items on the menu. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 18:23:00 GMT Kate Taylor How the New Obama Overtime Rules Will Squelch Opportunity By making more workers eligible for overtime, the Obama Administration may be making the job market worse, not better. Thu, 13 Mar 2014 12:12:00 GMT Ray Hennessey Passwords You Swallow, Sharks That Tweet and 90-MPH Cheeseburgers A roundup of the 10 most interesting new technologies that make us scratch our heads and say, 'What the heck?' Wed, 19 Feb 2014 12:00:00 GMT Jason Fell In France, Fresh Foods Have to Carry a Special Stamp So They Aren't Mistaken for Frozen French Parliament approved legislation on Wednesday stating that restaurants must denote homemade cuisine on their menus with a special seal. Fri, 31 Jan 2014 16:57:00 GMT Geoff Weiss Faster Food: This Restaurant Delivers Burgers to Your Table at 90 MPH A cafe in New Zealand is using a pneumatic tube system to deliver burgers to customers at an astounding speed. Tue, 21 Jan 2014 11:30:00 GMT Emily Price Is This the Year Fast-Food Pizza Disappears? Domino's and Pizza Hut are attempting to compete with fast-casual rookies by upping quality and revamping design. Fri, 17 Jan 2014 21:13:00 GMT Kate Taylor Sonic Looks to Conquer Tougher Markets on Encouraging Q1 Results The drive-in chain is continuing its expansion with franchised restaurants in California and New York. Tue, 07 Jan 2014 16:44:00 GMT Kate Taylor Fast Food CEO: U.S. Government Making it Hard for Us to Grow Andy Puzder, CEO of CKE Restaurants, the parent company of Carl's Jr. and Hardee's, has found it easier to set up shop in countries like Brazil and China rather than contend with U.S. government regulations. Mon, 06 Jan 2014 19:07:00 GMT Katie Little McDonald's Kills Employee Resource Site After Another Gaffe Another piece of misguided advice on McDonald's employee McResource Line has landed the fast-food chain in hot water. Thu, 26 Dec 2013 18:10:00 GMT Nina Zipkin A French Fry Franchise Finds Success With Belgian-Style Frites French Fry Heaven feeds an insatiable demand for fries and franchises. Tue, 12 Nov 2013 15:00:00 GMT Jason Daley Burger King to Sell Healthier Fries Called 'Satisfries' Burger King is rolling out less-fattening French fries called 'Satisfries' but will still keep its traditional fries on the menu. Tue, 24 Sep 2013 15:32:00 GMT Kate Taylor Chipotle's Brilliant Branding Move The fast-food franchise partners with celebrities to create beautiful short films that hint at the company's values. Fri, 13 Sep 2013 17:15:00 GMT Kathleen Davis 5 Lessons for Brands From the Burger King Twitter Hack The company regained control of its Twitter feed after hackers overtook it for hours. Here's what brands need to know. Wed, 20 Feb 2013 10:30:00 GMT Kevin Allen The Five Things Employees Really Want The recent 'Undercover Boss' episode on Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen showed exactly what workers really want from their employer. Here's a hint: It's not a raise. Thu, 08 Mar 2012 11:00:00 GMT Carol Tice Three Franchise Industries to Watch Here's a look at three of the most popular industries in this year's Franchise 500 and the trends that are shaping their future. Wed, 14 Dec 2011 17:00:00 GMT Tracy Stapp Herold The Top 10 Sandwich Franchises From Philly cheese steaks to stuffed pitas, meet the companies devouring the competition. Thu, 14 Apr 2011 00:01:00 GMT