Apr 23, 2012 McDonald's said today its profits were up 7 percent last quarter, thanks to a 9 percent rise in U.S. restaurant sales and a 5 percent boost in Europe. Also General Electric reported an 11 percent drop in profit during the first three months of the year.
Heidi N. Moore
Apr 4, 2012 Burger King has been bought and sold several times in the last decade. Now its private investors plan to take it public again.
Mar 22, 2012 Like any company with more than 30,000 locations, McDonald's sales figures give us a snapshot of the global economy.
Mar 8, 2012 McDonald's hopes to boost sales by expanding its options for value-conscious customers, including a new "Extra Value Menu."
Mar 8, 2012 The American economy seems to be moving along at a healthy clip, from jobs to hamburgers.
Feb 20, 2012 Taco Bell will soon roll out tacos that have shells made from Doritos chips.
Feb 14, 2012 The fast-food burger joint is set to celebrate Valentine's Day in style.
Jan 11, 2012 Chairman and CEO of Yum! Brands David Novak discusses his new book, "Taking People with You," and talks business and global expansion.
Stacey Vanek Smith
Jan 6, 2012 Chains like Wendy's, KFC and Taco Bell are all slashing prices on some items in January -- just call them "resolution busters."