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Restaurant Industry Reporter — The 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

Pay Rises for Workers at the Bottom of the Ladder

wsj.com — U.S. companies are giving raises to more of the nation's lowest-paid workers, and they are eager to trumpet the news. For Americans in the bottom quarter of the income scale, who were left behind for much of the expansion, pay is rising at the fastest rate since the recession.

Wendy’s Profit, Revenue Slide

wsj.com — News Corp is a network of leading companies in the worlds of diversified media, news, education, and information services. Fast-food chain says its plan to reduce its company-operated restaurant ownership remains on track Wendy's Co.

McDonald’s to remove high-fructose corn syrup from sandwich buns

marketwatch.com — McDonald's Corp. said Monday it will replace high-fructose corn syrup in its sandwich buns with sugar as part of an ongoing effort to simplify its ingredients. The company is also rolling out Chicken McNuggets and some breakfast items free of artificial preservatives and said it has curbed the use of chicken raised with antibiotics, a year earlier than planned.

McDonald’s to Remove High-Fructose Corn Syrup From Sandwich Buns

wsj.com — News Corp is a network of leading companies in the worlds of diversified media, news, education, and information services. Also rolling out Chicken McNuggets, breakfast items free of artificial preservatives McDonald's Corp. said Monday it will replace high-fructose corn syrup in its sandwich buns with sugar as part of an ongoing effort to simplify its ingredients.

McDonald’s Earnings: What to Watch

wsj.com — McDonald's Corp. is scheduled to announce its second-quarter earnings before the market opens on Tuesday. Here's what you need to know: EARNINGS FORECAST: Net income of $1.39 a share is expected, compared with $1.26 a share a year earlier.

Starbucks Is Shifting Roles of Senior Management

wsj.com — Starbucks Corp. said Monday it was reorganizing the roles of its senior leaders, a week after the coffee giant said it had a sales-target miss for its third consecutive quarter. Chief Executive Howard Schultz said he is shifting his focus to the company's long-term strategy and innovation efforts.

India Says Cadbury Used Phantom Factory to Avoid Taxes

wsj.com — India has accused Cadbury PLC of dodging about $46 million in taxes by pretending to produce candy at a factory that didn't exist. A 103-page report by the country's tax authorities, which was reviewed by The Wall Street Journal, accuses Cadbury's Indian unit of manipulating invoices and other documents to get a tax exemption available to companies that began production in new plants in the northern Indian state of Himachal Pradesh by...

Starbucks Widens Workers’ Health-Insurance Options

wsj.com — News Corp is a network of leading companies in the worlds of diversified media, news, education, and information services. Coffee chain to offer some U.S. employees the opportunity to shop for insurance on a private exchange Starbucks Corp. said it would be offering employees new health-insurance choices as part of an effort to make the coffee chain a more attractive employer.

Starbucks goes upscale, partners with Italy’s Princi bakery

marketwatch.com — Starbucks Corp. is partnering with a luxury Italian bakery in an effort to move more upscale. The coffee giant has made an investment in high-end Italian bakery and pizzeria Princi that allows it to develop and operate all new Princi locations outside of Italy, including in the U.S., and to offer Princi baked goods in Starbucks' new specialty coffee stores.

Starbucks Invests in High-End Italian Bakery Princi

wsj.com — Starbucks Corp. is partnering with a luxury Italian bakery in an effort to move more upscale. The coffee giant has made an investment in high-end Italian bakery and pizzeria Princi that allows it to develop and operate all new Princi locations outside of Italy, including in the U.S., and to offer Princi baked goods in Starbucks' new specialty coffee stores.
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Aug 16, 2016

Hershey residents worry about losing their "honey pot" if the company gets bought  http://on.wsj.com/2btZaYy  via @annie_gasparro $HSY

Aug 09, 2016

@SamJJones95 Hi Sam. Can you follow me so I can send you a DM? Thanks.

Aug 09, 2016

@m_thein Hello, Madelyn. Can you follow me so I can send you a DM? Thanks.

Aug 09, 2016

@mqlang Hi Miranda. Can you follow me so I can send you a DM? Thanks.

Aug 03, 2016

Ranchers aren't raising enough bison to meet demand. Why? The big animals "sometimes get ornery" @jacobbunge  http://on.wsj.com/2aShc9K 


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