Posts Tagged ‘McDonald’s’

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    Foreign Investment: French Fast Food

    May 2, 13 • 357 Views • No Comments

    Representing 54% of all restaurant purchases, fast food sales are soaring in France. McDonald’s has more than 1200 outlets, Subway has opened 400 stores during the past 10 years and Burger King recently returned to France after leaving 16 years ago....  [read more]

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    (Mc)Wages Around the World

    May 21, 12 • 3419 Views • No Comments

    It can be tough to compare wages around the world. While lots of people could be called iPhone assemblers or auto workers or t-shirt makers, depending on the country, factory conditions, time off, the work day, all really differ. Not for McDonald’s. At...  [read more]

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    Burger Wars

    Mar 21, 12 • 465 Views • No Comments

    By Mira Korber, guest blogger. Times have changed. Wendy’s is now the second largest fast food chain restaurant in the US. This interesting Atlantic article describes how Wendy’s savvy marketing pushed BK from second place to third. By focusing on...  [read more]

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    Let Them Eat McDonald’s

    Jan 27, 12 • 381 Views • No Comments

    By Elizabeth Chrystal, guest blogger. France has long been known as a country of gourmets; it’s famous for its 2-hour lunches, picture-perfect pastries, and dizzying variety of cheeses. But the country that gave us succulent dishes like coq au vin and...  [read more]

  • McDonald's Delivers in Many Developing Nations.

    Fast (and Slow) Food

    Dec 23, 11 • 353 Views • No Comments

    Wendy’s is about to pull ahead of Burger King in the U.S. The reason? People care about their lettuce and the shape of their burgers. Led by new ownership, Wendy’s now has 11 different greens (not just iceberg), a slightly rounded bun...  [read more]