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Burger King Replaces Regular Fries With 'Satisfries' in Kid's Meals
Burger King

Burger King Replaces Regular Fries With 'Satisfries' in Kid's Meals

The burger chain's lower-calorie fries will now serve as the standard fry in Burger King's Kid's Meals.
Kate Taylor
Chipotle Says Global Warming May Mean the End of Guacamole
Chipotle

Chipotle Says Global Warming May Mean the End of Guacamole

The burrito chain has said that if climate change continues to adversely affect the weather, some options may be dropped from the menu.
Kate Taylor
Olive Garden Undergoes 'Brand Renaissance' as Investors' Criticism Intensifies
Olive Garden

Olive Garden Undergoes 'Brand Renaissance' as Investors' Criticism Intensifies

Yesterday, Olive Garden revealed a new logo and revamped restaurants. However, investors still want the chain to be cut off.
Kate Taylor
Franchise Players: From Piloting Planes to Fro-Yo Franchising
Franchise Players

Franchise Players: From Piloting Planes to Fro-Yo Franchising

Here's how Paul Hornick went from working as a stunt pilot to owning four Red Mango frozen yogurt shops.
Kate Taylor
McDonald's Wants to Run More Tests on 'Build-Your-Own-Burger' Concept
McDonalds

McDonald's Wants to Run More Tests on 'Build-Your-Own-Burger' Concept

We'll soon see if McDonald's can keep fast food speedy and cheap while giving customers customization options.
Kate Taylor
Report: Quiznos Is Preparing to File for Bankruptcy
Quiznos

Report: Quiznos Is Preparing to File for Bankruptcy

According to reports, Quiznos is moving towards its second major financial restructuring in the last two years.
Kate Taylor
Lunch Seekers: 3 Free Apps to Help You Locate Gourmet Food Trucks
Connected Entrepreneur

Lunch Seekers: 3 Free Apps to Help You Locate Gourmet Food Trucks

Dig into one of these appetizing apps and go get your local food truck grub on.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Desperate Measures: Olive Garden Revamps Menu as Investors Get Pushy
Restaurant Center

Desperate Measures: Olive Garden Revamps Menu as Investors Get Pushy

Olive Garden added 20 new items to its menu, as investors call for its parent company to shed the struggling chain.
Kate Taylor
Fast-Food Chains Are Suddenly Going Bananas Over Breakfast
Restaurant Business

Fast-Food Chains Are Suddenly Going Bananas Over Breakfast

From Taco Bell's new Waffle Tacos to McDonald's potential extended breakfast hours, chains are giving breakfast lovers something to talk about.
Kate Taylor
How Baskin-Robbins Is Trying Not to Disappear
Baskin-Robbins

How Baskin-Robbins Is Trying Not to Disappear

Baskin-Robbins has been struggling in the U.S., but it's not giving up.
Kate Taylor
GrubHub Seamless Files for Tastiest Tech IPO Yet
Technology

GrubHub Seamless Files for Tastiest Tech IPO Yet

GrubHub Seamless is the latest-consumer tech company to file for a confidential initial public offering.
Kate Taylor
Wendy's Sells 70 Restaurants in Dallas, Continuing Refranchising Effort
Franchises

Wendy's Sells 70 Restaurants in Dallas, Continuing Refranchising Effort

As a part of a refranchising push to sell 415 restaurants to franchisees, Wendy's has sold 70 units in Dallas-Fort Worth.
Kate Taylor
Fresh Idea: Entrepreneur Puts Salad in a Vending Machine
Starting a Business

Fresh Idea: Entrepreneur Puts Salad in a Vending Machine

A visit to the vending machine can yield chocolate, chips or soda … but what about fresh vegetables?
Gabrielle Karol
This Startup Just Raised $23 Million Thanks to Wealthiest Man in Asia
Starting a Business

This Startup Just Raised $23 Million Thanks to Wealthiest Man in Asia

Egg-replacement startup Hampton Creek has raised its biggest round of funding to date thanks to the investment of Asian billionaire Li Ka-shing.