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Arby's employee not be fired after refusing to serve officer, relative says

Fri, 2015-09-04 17:02


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Arby's employee will not be fired after refusing to serve police officer, relative says

Fri, 2015-09-04 12:47

A 19-year-old Arby's employee who allegedly refused to serve a Pembroke Pines police officer earlier this week will not be fired by the fast-food chain, his grandfather told Local 10 News. The man said his grandson, Kenneth Davenport, met off site Friday morning with managers, who told him that he would be suspended for several days but would not lose his job.

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New Report Available: Fast Food in Ukraine

Fri, 2015-09-04 12:47

The number of fast food outlets operating in Ukraine declined by 10% over 2013-2014. Chained fast food recorded a lower decline in value sales than independent fast food in 2014, by 2% and 6% in current value terms respectively.

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Taco Bell's Newest Taco Shell Looks More Loco Than Doritos

Fri, 2015-09-04 11:46

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Burger King: Wea ll create a Peace Burgera without McDonalda s

Fri, 2015-09-04 07:30

After its rejection of its Peace Day "McWhopper" idea, Burger King says it's going to move forward with a collaborative burger anyway - without McDonalds. Last week, Burger King put out ads in major newspapers calling for a one-day truce in the "war" with its rival McDonald's to create a mash-up burger idea to be sold on World Peace Day, which is Sept.

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Canadian fast-food chain caters to Indian tastes

Fri, 2015-09-04 03:20

Fancy a submarine sandwich with astonishing options of sauces and breads catering to the Indian palete with a blend of exotic fusion? A Canadian burger chain is offering you just that at its first Indian outlet in the national capital. Mr. Sub also offers you Asian flavors like Indonesian sambal sauce and some from further afar - like a Mexican patty.

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Cars crash into Paramus Wendy's; 2 injured

Thu, 2015-09-03 23:17

A Wendy's restaurant along Route 4 in Paramus is badly damaged and two patrons were injured after two vehicles crashed through the fast-food restaurant's wall.

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Carl's Jr. stick with sex-sells ad strategy as it expands in Canada

Thu, 2015-09-03 19:05

The Carl's Jr. brand is the ad world's equivalent of the grimy, calendar-girl-festooned walls of an old-school mechanic's shop. At every turn, you can expect to see greased-up models in bikinis reclining on cars ; licking their fingers ; or bending over .

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McDonald's all-day breakfast could drive up egg prices

Thu, 2015-09-03 18:06

McDonald's has been testing all-day breakfast menus at select locations in the U.S. and will offer it at all locations beginning in October. McDonald's has been testing all-day breakfast menus at select locations in the U.S. and will offer it at all locations beginning in October.

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Opponents of 'Fight for $15' Are a Bunch of Babies

Thu, 2015-09-03 14:01

In response to a new state mandate of a $15 per hour minimum wage for fast food workers, an advocacy group for fast food companies has responded that they can't afford such a wage. Yet somehow it can afford expensive media buys to lambast the pay hike.

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A big win for fast food workers

Thu, 2015-09-03 09:32

For many Americans, the only connection between Labor Day and labor is that you don't have to do any of the latter as a result of the former. In other words, it's just a day off work - an occasion to barbecue or go out of town for a three-day weekend.

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Could NLRB Ruling Destroy the Franchise Business?

Thu, 2015-09-03 06:17

A recent ruling by the National Labor Relations Board has made it easier for unions to negotiate on behalf of employees at fast food franchises and other companies that use contractors. The board voted 3-2 along party lines to expand the definition of what it means to be a "joint employer," thus making it harder for companies to outsource.

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Way Outside the Bun: Taco Bell Rolls Out 'Crispy Chicken' Taco Shell

Thu, 2015-09-03 02:13

The fast food chain is taking a cue from its corporate cousin KFC and will now serve a taco shell made of fried chicken. Called the "Naked Crispy Chicken Taco," the new menu item consists of a fried chicken shell filled with lettuce, cheese, tomato and avocado ranch sauce, according to Foodbeast , an online publication that specializes in food news.

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Sorry Canada, McDonald's all-day breakfast is not for you

Wed, 2015-09-02 22:08

Spokeswoman Lisa Hutniak said the company has no plans to offer an all-day breakfast despite the brand's announcement that its American restaurants will introduce the option Oct. 6. Hutniak said the company is keeping a close eye on the nationwide experiment by the Americans and are always looking to meet the needs and wants of their customers. One Liberal supporter tweeted that NDP leader Tom Mulcair would promise to force McDonald's to introduce breakfast at all hours in a order to get elected.

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Arby's apologizes after employee refuses to serve police officer

Wed, 2015-09-02 17:54

Arby's apologizes after employee refuses to serve police officer Arby's calls incident isolated and says they respect the work police does in the Florida community. Check out this story on Arby's executives issued an apology to Pembroke Pines Police Department after one of its officers was allegedly refused service at one of the fast-food chain's restaurants.

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Restaurant review: Redlands fast food restaurant sets high standards

Wed, 2015-09-02 17:54

Food Quality 4 plates Preparation/Presentation 2 plates REDLANDS >> Although Redlands' Nick's Burgers is a self-described “burger joint” the 25-year-old family owned and operated fast-food drive-through establishment is so well operated they could teach the fine dining community a thing or two about food consistency, operational efficiency and customer service. Located near the corner of Alabama Street and Redlands Boulevard, Nick's is famous for made-to-order diner-style food such as char-broiled burgers, sandwiches, signature homemade dressings and Mexican specialties like burritos and chili.

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Fast food chains to join Burger King for 'Peace Burger'

Wed, 2015-09-02 13:38

After McDonald's shot down an invitation by Burger King last month to design a hybrid "McWhopper," Denny's, Wayback Burger and a host of other small-fry chains took the bait. "An incredible thing has happened," Burger King announced on Tumblr Monday .

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Pembroke Pines police officer refused service at Arby's

Wed, 2015-09-02 12:34

The chief of police in Pembroke Pines is demanding an apology after one of his officers was denied service at a fast-food restaurant in the city. Pembroke Pines police spokeswoman Amanda Conwell said a uniformed officer was denied service Tuesday night at the Arby's on Pines Boulevard.

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Aussies snubbed over all-day brekky

Wed, 2015-09-02 10:09

FURTHER signs of slowing in the world's second-biggest economy has sent shudders through global markets, adding to the worldwide sense of crisis. A CRUISE line is standing by accusations it was advised to sack Australian staff because they were too expensive, despite denials from Tony Abbott.

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Fighter Food Ads - 'Carl's Jr' is Using Ronda Rousey to Sell a Breakfast Sandwich

Wed, 2015-09-02 05:56

This fighter food ad features one of biggest new superstars in sports and gives her a platform to show her comical side. Pairing with the fast-food chain 'Carl's Jr,' Ronda Rousey looks to show that she's got a "sweeter side" with this commercial for the 'Cinnamon Swirl French Toast Breakfast Sandwich.'

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