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Restaurant Industry Reporter — Wall Street Journal

Wall Street Journal restaurant reporter, mom of three. LA-area transplant via Chicago. Obsessed with mountains, the beach, California wine and West Coast rap

McDonald’s Names Executives With Health-Care Ties to Its Board

wsj.com — McDonald's Corp. appointed two new board members with ties to the health-care industry as the burger giant pursues a turnaround amid a shift in U.S. consumer tastes toward healthier, fresher foods. Lloyd Dean, chief executive of Dignity Health, and John Mulligan, chief financial officer at Target Corp.
Aug 04, 2015

Executives tied to health-care industry named to McDonald’s board $MCD on.wsj.com/1P52LIw via @WSJ

Aug 04, 2015

RT @juliejargon: Executives tied to health-care industry named to McDonald’s board $MCD on.wsj.com/1P52LIw via @WSJ

Restaurant Brands Profit Rises on Burger King, Tim Hortons Sales Growth

wsj.com — Restaurant Brands International Inc., parent of Burger King and Tim Hortons, posted a stronger-than-expected second-quarter profit on Monday as both chains recorded same-store sales growth driven partly by new product launches. Oakville, Ontario-based Restaurant Brands said Tim Hortons same-store sales were up 5.5%, while Burger King same-store sales rose 6.7%.
Jul 27, 2015

Restaurant Brands Profit Rises on Burger King, Tim Hortons Sales Growth on.wsj.com/1In5UxZ via @WSJ

Jul 27, 2015

Where are McDonald's customers going? Burger King is stealing some of them. $QSR $MCD on.wsj.com/1In5UxZ via @WSJ

Jul 27, 2015

RT @juliejargon: Where are McDonald's customers going? Burger King is stealing some of them. $QSR $MCD on.wsj.com/1In5UxZ via @WSJ

Jul 27, 2015

RT @juliejargon: Where are McDonald's customers going? Burger King is stealing some of them. $QSR $MCD on.wsj.com/1In5UxZ via @WSJ

McDonald’s Reports Weak U.S. Sales

wsj.com — McDonald's Corp. said a key sales metric fell a worse-than-expected 2% in the U.S. during the second quarter, as the promotions and featured items that the fast-food chain launched to draw in customers fell flat. Overall for the quarter, McDonald's...

Starbucks Teams up with Lyft to boost loyalty program

marketwatch.com — Starbucks Corp. is teaming up with ride-sharing service Lyft Inc. in the coffee giant's newest effort to expand its loyalty program beyond its cafes. Under the deal, riders and drivers who use Lyft's mobile app, which facilitates carpooling, will be able to earn Starbucks loyalty "stars," which can be redeemed for food and drinks at Starbucks outlets.

Starbucks Teams Up With Lyft to Boost Loyalty Program

wsj.com — Starbucks Corp. is teaming up with ride-sharing service Lyft Inc. in the coffee giant's newest effort to expand its loyalty program beyond its cafes. Under the deal, riders and drivers who use Lyft's mobile app, which facilitates carpooling, will be able to earn Starbucks loyalty "stars," which can be redeemed for food and drinks at Starbucks outlets.
Jul 22, 2015

Starbucks teams up with ride-sharing service Lyft to boost loyalty program on.wsj.com/1IePhEH via @WSJ

Jul 23, 2015

RT @WSJD: Startbucks is teaming up with Lyft, hoping to boost its loyalty program. on.wsj.com/1OzW94S

McDonald’s could offer all-day breakfast nationwide in October

marketwatch.com — McDonald's Corp. could start offering all-day breakfast nationwide in October, just months after it began testing the idea, according to a memo sent to U.S. franchisees and employees on Tuesday.

McDonald’s Could Offer All-Day Breakfast Nationwide in October

wsj.com — McDonald's Corp. could start offering all-day breakfast nationwide in October, just months after it began testing the idea, according to a memo sent to U.S. franchisees and employees on Tuesday. Customers for years have been asking McDonald's to serve its McMuffins and pancakes beyond the late morning cutoff of around 10:30 a.m., but the company held off because of the operational challenge to prepare breakfast items alongside...
Jul 21, 2015

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Jul 21, 2015

RT @sheilawsj: McDonald’s could start offering all-day breakfast nationwide in October on.wsj.com/1KiOMQz via @WSJ

Jul 21, 2015

All-Day breakfast coming soon to a McDonald’s near you? Could happen in October, reports @juliejargon on.wsj.com/1KiOMQz via @WSJ

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Starbucks Earnings: What to Watch

wsj.com — Starbucks Corp. is scheduled to announce its fiscal-third-quarter earnings after the market closes on Thursday. Here's what you need to know: EARNINGS FORECAST: Net income of $0.41 a share is the consensus of analysts surveyed by Consensus Metrix, compared with $0.67 a year earlier. SAME-STORE SALES AND REVENUE FORECAST: Analysts are...

McDonald’s Earnings: What to Watch

wsj.com — McDonald's Corp. is scheduled to announce its second-quarter earnings and June same-store sales before the market opens on July 23. Here's what you need to know: EARNINGS FORECAST: Net income of $1.23 a share is the consensus of analysts surveyed by Consensus Metrix, compared with $1.40 a year earlier.
Jul 21, 2015

What to watch for in McDonald’s earnings and same-store sales on.wsj.com/1JuXpSq via @WSJ

Jul 21, 2015

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McDonald’s Franchisees Say Recent Management Moves Yet to Bear Fruit

wsj.com — Franchisees' view of McDonald's Corp.'s U.S. business has continued to decline and their relationship with the company hit a new low in the past three months, according to a survey released Thursday. The survey's 29 respondents, who operate 208 McDonald's restaurants, reported the worst six-month outlook for the U.S.
Jul 16, 2015

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Jul 16, 2015

RT @juliejargon: McDonald’s franchisee disconent is at an all-time low, survey says $MCD on.wsj.com/1e2Zg82 via @WSJ #McDonald's

Jul 16, 2015

RT @juliejargon: McDonald’s franchisee disconent is at an all-time low, survey says $MCD on.wsj.com/1e2Zg82 via @WSJ #McDonald's

Jul 16, 2015

McDonald’s franchisees say recent management moves yet to bear fruit $MCD on.wsj.com/1e2Zg82 via @WSJ $MCD @juliejargon

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Aug 04, 2015

Executives tied to health-care industry named to McDonald’s board $MCD on.wsj.com/1P52LIw via @WSJ

Jul 27, 2015

Where are McDonald's customers going? Burger King is stealing some of them. $QSR $MCD on.wsj.com/1In5UxZ via @WSJ

Jul 27, 2015

ICYMI: What’s Old Is New Again As Brands Revive Characters Like The Hamburglar and Colonel on.wsj.com/1JDi0Uw via @perlberg

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