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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.
https://www.cnn.com/2020/08/24/business/kfc-slogan-coronavirus-trnd/index.html

KFC suspends its 'finger lickin' good' slogan because of coronavirus

By: Jordan Valinsky
Source: CNN Business
Date of Publication: August 24th, 2020
Kentucky Fried Chicken has decided to pause using its "finger lickin' good" slogan because ... well, that's probably not the best idea right now.
How a Chicago restaurant’s mobile app doubles as contactless payment and delivery - NCR Corp.

How a Chicago restaurant’s mobile app doubles as contactless payment and delivery - NCR Corp.

By: NCR Corporation
Source: NCR Corporation
Date of Publication: August 10th, 2020
Chicago’s Roots Pizza offers a mobile restaurant app powered through the NCR Engage app platform that provides an experience their customers seem to love.
Wendy's signals sales recovery on breakfast strength after COVID-19 dent

Wendy's signals sales recovery on breakfast strength after COVID-19 dent

By: Praveen Paramasivam
Source: Reuters
Date of Publication: August 5th, 2020
Wendy’s Co (WEN.O) saw its sales recover in June and July as several U.S. states eased lockdown restrictions, after the fast-food chain’s quarterly profit narrowly beat Wall Street expectations, driven by its new breakfast items.
McDonald’s prepares to spend marketing ‘war chest’ to boost recovery from Covid

McDonald’s prepares to spend marketing ‘war chest’ to boost recovery from Covid

By: Sarah Vizard
Source: Marketing Week
Date of Publication: July 28th, 2020
The fast food chain says it will boost ad spend by $200m in the second half of the year – the equivalent of an additional month of media in every owned market.
Ketchup and mustard packets are pandemic best-sellers. That's bad news for the environment

Ketchup and mustard packets are pandemic best-sellers. That's bad news for the environment

By: Danielle Wiener-Bronner,
Source: CNN
Date of Publication: July 1st, 2020
The pandemic has boosted demand for several products. Sales of toilet paper, hand sanitizer and canned goods all grew dramatically in the early days of the crisis.
Another pandemic best-seller? Ketchup packets. And salt packets. And even single-serve pizza seasoning.
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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.
Dunkin' is hiring 25,000 workers across America_BI

Dunkin' is hiring 25,000 workers across America

By: Kate Taylor
Source: Business Insider
Date of Publication: June 9th, 2020
The hiring spree comes as restaurants reopen, with roughly 90% of Dunkin' locations in the US currently open.
Burger King offers free kids meals in response to coronavirus outbreak_Business Insider

Burger King is giving away free kids meals in response to the coronavirus outbreak

By: Kate Taylor
Source: Business Insider
Date of Publication: March 18th, 2020
Burger King is giving away two free kids meals with any purchase made via the Burger King app, starting next week. The new deal is a response to families struggling amid the coronavirus outbreak, as Burger King emphasizes its delivery and to-go capabilities.