Tag: Fast Food


  • Subway menu now showing calories

    Subway adds calorie count to menu at all 27,000 US stores

    Subway is adding calorie counts to all items on its menu. The move, which affects all 27,000 Subway locations in the US, is moving forward despite another delay in a federal rule requiring the information. The sandwich chain says its new menu boards with calorie counts are already rolling out all around the country. All […]

  • Sonic CEO and the minimum wage debate

    Sonic CEO says menu prices will rise over minimum wage laws

    Clifford Hudson, CEO of Sonic, believes a minimum wage hike will likely lead to higher menu prices for customers. States from California to New York have already raised wages or are currently working towards that goal. In some states, wages by 2020 will reach $15 per hour for minimum wage employees. “I am not suggesting that […]

  • Burger King Hot Dogs

    Burger King will start selling hot dogs on February 23

    After 62-years in business Burger King has announced plans to sell hot dogs. The new food item will be added to the company’s menu starting February 23. The company will sell a classic version of the hot dog alongside a chili-cheese dog. During the announcement on Tuesday one executive called the hot dog the biggest launch […]

  • Jack in the Box Free Burger Promotion

    Jack in the Box is giving away 1 million free burgers

    Jack in the Box is giving away 1 million burgers through an online promotion that ends on February 15 or whenever the company runs out of online coupons. The company is offering customers their choice of a free Double Jack or Jumbo Jack burger, as well as the Habanero Ultimate Cheeseburger. The deal is running only in […]

  • Happy Meal Books Program

    McDonald’s is ditching toys in its Happy Meals for one week

    If you head to McDonald’s and order your kid a Happy Meal from February 9 through February 15, they will not receive a toy. That’s because the company is giving children a free book instead. Franchises in the United States will take part in the promotion. Books being given away include the following well known titles: […]

  • Five dollar footlong is no more

    Subway just killed the $5 Footlong

    Subway’s most widely used and beloved deal for the better part of a decade has been the $5 footlong. That deal is no more. The struggling sandwich chain announced on Tuesday that it is now charging $6 for a classic footlong. Subway responded to annoyed customers on Twitter, saying the move to $6 from $5 was […]

  • Popeyes CEO Says ‘Life Will Go On’ With $15 Minimum Wage

    Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen CEO Cheryl Bachelde is taking the whole $15 minimum wage battle in stride. “Everybody in retail is dealing with an increase in minimum wage,” said Bachelder. “We will adjust to increased costs just like we have before. Life will go on. There’s been too much hubbub about it.” Bachelder said it’s not really […]

  • McDonalds Corporate Workers Fired

    225 McDonald’s Corporate Workers Feel The Sting Of Restructuring Layoffs

    McDonald’s is feeling the sting of Chipotle, Shake Shack, and Five Guys Burgers And Fries. The company’s old burger and fries practices feel stale and customers are looking for healthier, tastier alternatives. The company’s same-store sales are slipping and that means less corporate dollars. Because of the company’s troubles McDonald’s was forced to downsize 135 […]

  • McDonalds Table Service in the United States

    McDonald’s Is Trying Table Service In An Attempt To Turn Around Sales

    Fast food giant McDonald’s is attempting to turn around slowing sales numbers by introducing table service. The personalized service is being tested as several McDonald’s locations around the U.S. The program works by allowing customers to order food at a touchscreen kiosk and then wait at a table for their food. A McDonald’s employee grabs […]