en McDonald's Gold Card!? What's That? <!-- google_ad_section_start --><p>Actor Rob Lowe let the cat out of the bag while he was a guest on the Jimmy Kimmel Show last week by flashing his McGold Card to Kimmel&#39;s vast viewing audience.</p> <!-- google_ad_section_end --><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> people Bill Gates free meals George Romney Jimmy Kimmel McDonald's McDonald's gold card Mitt Romney Rob Lowe Warren Buffett Thu, 19 Nov 2015 11:23:03 +0000 Marilee Hayes 14784 at Introduces Restaurant Delivery in LA <!-- google_ad_section_start --><p>As of this past Tuesday, Amazon Prime members in Los Angeles in certain zip codes can view participating restaurants, browse menus, place orders, track the status of their delivery and watch in real time as an Amazon delivery driver travels from the restaurant to their delivery address. </p> <!-- google_ad_section_end --><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> food Los Angeles new service restaurant delivery Fri, 13 Nov 2015 00:40:29 +0000 Dave Tanaka 14778 at Wife of McDonald's Millionaire Franchisee Murdered <!-- google_ad_section_start --><p>Lois Colley, 83, was found beaten to death on&nbsp;Monday afternoon at her 300-acre&nbsp;estate, Windswept Farm, in North Salem,&nbsp;New York.</p> <!-- google_ad_section_end --><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> people Bruce Colley fox hunting franchisee Gene Colley horse farm Lois Colley McDonald's murder Thu, 12 Nov 2015 02:01:03 +0000 BMM Staff 14776 at Franchisee Profits Crucial to Franchisor Growth <!-- google_ad_section_start --><p>Restaurant chains aiming to expand their national footprints even more through franchising should continually focus on the unit economics within the footprint of each store.</p> <!-- google_ad_section_end --><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> franchising expansion franchisee profitability report restaurant Technomic Tue, 10 Nov 2015 22:03:09 +0000 BMM Staff 14774 at Uber Drivers in UK File Suit for Employee Status <!-- google_ad_section_start --><p>Following similar claims made in the United States, Uber drivers in the United Kingdom have filed a lawsuit alleging the company misclassified them as independent contractors.</p> <!-- google_ad_section_end --><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Legal claim & allegation misclassification of employees Uber Driver litigation Tue, 10 Nov 2015 18:58:48 +0000 Janet Sparks 14773 at National Sandwich Day <!-- google_ad_section_start --><div class="photoright"><img alt="sandwich" src="" style="width: 330px; height: 220px;" /> <div class="caption">Photo by <a href="">Thomas Hawk</a></div> </div> <p>November 3 is National Sandwich Day. But what is that day and what are its origins?</p> <!-- google_ad_section_end --><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> food Tue, 03 Nov 2015 23:57:47 +0000 Don Sniegowski 14761 at Taco Bell Franchisor Manager Assaults Uber Driver <!-- google_ad_section_start --><p>This is an unfortunate result of mixing alchohol with a franchisor culture of absolute power. Apparently, the station in life of a driver is not to&nbsp;give commands. Franchisor managers of Taco Bell Corporation do, at least this one does.</p> <!-- google_ad_section_end --><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> people Abuse drunk power Taco Bell Corporation Twitter Uber Yum Brands Tue, 03 Nov 2015 13:26:29 +0000 Darnelle White 14758 at