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El Pollo Loco Files to Go Public
IPO

El Pollo Loco Files to Go Public

The California-based Mexican grilled-chicken franchise, which attempted to go public in 2006, is eyeing a $100 million IPO.
Kate Taylor
Will Taco Bell's Latest Mashup Be a Hit?
Taco Bell

Will Taco Bell's Latest Mashup Be a Hit?

Taco Bell is rolling out the Quesarito -- a quesadilla burrito combination -- nationwide on June 9.
Kate Taylor
Taco Bell and KFC's Parent Company Sees a Future in Vietnamese Sandwiches
Yum Brands

Taco Bell and KFC's Parent Company Sees a Future in Vietnamese Sandwiches

Yum Brands is testing a new 'banh mi' concept in Dallas, attempting to capitalize on the growing fast-casual market.
Kate Taylor
Why Are Franchises Trying So Hard to Be Hip?
Franchise

Why Are Franchises Trying So Hard to Be Hip?

7-Eleven has mason jars, TGI Fridays has food trucks and Taco Bell has too many ironic products to name. Here's what's fueling the hipster takeover.
Kate Taylor
Fast-Food Breakfast Buzz Boosts Egg Whites' Prices
Breakfast

Fast-Food Breakfast Buzz Boosts Egg Whites' Prices

The growing breakfast market and competition for health-conscious customers combine to create an explosion in demand for egg whites.
Kate Taylor
TGI Fridays Gets Into the Food Truck Game
TGI Fridays

TGI Fridays Gets Into the Food Truck Game

It's not unheard of for food trucks to move to brick-and-mortar locations. Chains becoming food trucks, however, is a more unique proposition.
Kate Taylor
With Burger King's Slogan Swap, You Can't 'Have It Your Way' Anymore
Burger King

With Burger King's Slogan Swap, You Can't 'Have It Your Way' Anymore

Burger King is ditching its 40-year-old slogan in favor of the updated 'Be Your Way.'
Kate Taylor
Why 'Burgers for Breakfast' Is Actually a Win for Burger King
Burger King

Why 'Burgers for Breakfast' Is Actually a Win for Burger King

Burger King is making burgers and fries available during breakfast hours at 5,000 restaurants in the US.
Kate Taylor
How a Smaller Franchise Partnered With a Billion-Dollar Brand on the Flamin' Hot Cheetos Burrito
Franchise

How a Smaller Franchise Partnered With a Billion-Dollar Brand on the Flamin' Hot Cheetos Burrito

Taco John's is hardly as big as Taco Bell, but it landed a big-name partner in burrito making.
Kate Taylor
Midlife Crisis? Ronald McDonald Gets a Makeover, Joins Twitter
McDonalds

Midlife Crisis? Ronald McDonald Gets a Makeover, Joins Twitter

On the heels of a disappointing earnings report, McDonald's announced its mascot is getting a new look and joining social media.
Kate Taylor
McDonald's Profit Slips in Chilly First Quarter. Will Yum Brands Fare Better?
McDonalds

McDonald's Profit Slips in Chilly First Quarter. Will Yum Brands Fare Better?

In a quarter that saw fast-food breakfast wars and the polar vortex, here's how McDonald's is measuring up to the competition.
Kate Taylor
8 Totally Weird Fast-Food Items That Everyone Is Talking About
Franchise

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.
Kate Taylor
Like It or Not, 'Pizza Cake' Could Soon Be a Thing
Pizza

Like It or Not, 'Pizza Cake' Could Soon Be a Thing

Boston Pizza customers can now vote on whether the chain should begin selling a Pizza Cake, a gas-powered pizza cutter or a pizza air freshener.
Kate Taylor
KFC's Drumstick Corsages Are the Latest Quirky, Millennial-Targeted Fast-Food Experiment
KFC

KFC's Drumstick Corsages Are the Latest Quirky, Millennial-Targeted Fast-Food Experiment

In the ongoing battle to prove which fast-food chain 'gets' millennials the most, KFC is now selling corsages for prom
Kate Taylor