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Take a look at Burger King's new 'touchless' restaurant designs

Take a look at Burger King’s new ‘touchless’ restaurant designs with solar panels and outdoor seating

By: Amelia Lucas
Source: CNBC
Date of Publication: September 3rd, 2020
Burger King plans new restaurants that feature a totally “touchless” customer experience, inspired by pandemic precautions.
Pandemic sparks a building boom for restaurant drive-thrus

Pandemic sparks a building boom for restaurant drive-thrus

By: Amelia Lucas
Source: CNBC
Date of Publication: August 5th, 2020
Starbucks, Chipotle Mexican Grill, Shake Shack, Panera Bread and Wawa are all investing more in drive-thru lanes due to the coronavirus pandemic. Shake Shack and Wawa are building their first ever drive-thru lanes, while Chipotle, Starbucks and Panera plan to add more to their existing footprint. The conditions created by the pandemic could also make drive-thru lanes more favorable for landlords and municipalities.
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Chipotle plans on hiring 10,000 workers to support drive-thru expansion

Chipotle plans on hiring 10,000 workers to support drive-thru expansion

Source: Reuters
Date of Publication: July 15th, 2020
Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc (CMG.N) said on Wednesday it plans to hire as many as 10,000 employees over the next few months to help support the expansion of drive-thru lanes at its restaurants.
McDonald’s U.S. Sales Bounce Back - WSJ

McDonald’s U.S. Sales Bounce Back

By: Heather Haddon
Source: The Wall Street Journal
Date of Publication: June 16th, 2020
Burger giant posted a 5% annual sales drop in May, much improved from previous month.
Rite Aid Significantly Expands COVID-19 Testing _ Business Wire

Rite Aid Significantly Expands COVID-19 Testing

By: Rite Aid
Source: Business Wire
Date of Publication: May 7th, 2020
Rite Aid (NYSE: RAD) will significantly expand its COVID-19 testing effort with the addition of 46 no-charge testing sites, most of which will operate through its stores’ drive-through windows, beginning May 11, 2020. Rite Aid is also expanding COVID-19 testing criteria at all testing sites to include adults who are not exhibiting any symptoms of the virus, effective immediately in accordance with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention guidance.
A message to Wendy’s team members — The Square Deal™ Wendy's Blog

A message to Wendy’s team members

By: Todd Penegor
Source: Wendys
Date of Publication: April 1st, 2020
Wendy's message from CEO Todd Penegor to employees during the closures of the coronavirus.
Our McFamily in the community

Our McFamily in the community

By: McDonalds
Source: McDonalds
A series of articles from McDonald's locations around the world and their response to their local communities.
Starbucks ceo_ The third place, needed now more than ever before - Starbucks Stories

Starbucks ceo: The third place, needed now more than ever before

By: Kevin Johnson
Source: Starbucks
Date of Publication: May 4th, 2020
A letter to Starbucks partners and customers from Kevin Johnson, Starbucks ceo and president