Tagged: mcdonald's

Have It Your Way, Eh? (Robert Coon On Politics)

by Robert Coon 9/3/2014 2:52 pm

The recent announcement by Burger King Corp. that it would be merging with Canadian donut and coffee chain Tim Hortons and “domiciling” the combined company in Canada has reignited the debate over corporate tax inversions.

Fast-Food Protests Return Amid Push for Wage Hikes

by Associated Press 12/5/2013 2:29 pm

Fast-food workers and labor organizers are marching, waving signs and chanting in cities across the country Thursday amid a push for higher wages.

Midtown's Baker Building To Be Replaced by Chipotle

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/17/2012 12:00 am

Did you know a five-story building in midtown Little Rock has an appointment with the wrecking ball? We’re told the 38,000-SF Baker Building at 100 S. University Ave. will give way to a Chipotle Mexican Grill. In March, the building was 98 percent occupied.

Tough Times in the Burger Business: Back Yard Burgers Files Bankruptcy

by Lance Turner 10/19/2012 8:16 am

After closing all eight of its corporate-owned restaurants in Arkansas, Back Yard Burgers files bankruptcy. It's not the only fast-food burger chain facing tough times.

Stronger Dollar Hurts McDonald's 3Q Results

by Associated Press 10/19/2012 8:11 am

The world's largest hamburger chain with 33,000 locations worldwide has thrived in boom and bust times by selling cheap eats and constantly updating its menu. But global economic pressures and intensifying competition is wearing at the company, which makes two-thirds of its sales overseas.