Report: Half of Fast-Food Workers Require Public Assistance

A new study finds that taxpayers spend $7 billion a year on public aid that supports 52% of fast-food workers. More 

Dunkin’ Donuts to Feature Top Twitter Fans in New Ads

Dunkin' Donuts is involving its fans in two upcoming ads that feature two fans who praised the company's products on Twitter. More 

Restaurant Trends: The Pretzel Craze

More restaurants are contributing to the pretzel craze as Americans continue to consume the product. More 

Starbucks Bets Big on Tea-Centric China

Starbucks plans to open its 1,000th location in China by the end of the year, and the nation will be SBUX's second-largest market by 2014. More 

Dunkin’ Donuts Under Fire for ‘Bizarre and Racist’ Ads

Dunkin' Donuts is facing allegations of being racist after one of its ads depicted a woman with blackface makeup and bright pink lips as a doughnut. More 

Krispy Kreme’s Frosting Melts Off

Krispy Kreme was one of the hottest stocks of the year, but was set to open Friday down big after posting weaker-than-expected earnings for the second quarter. More 

McDonald’s Hopes to Spur Sales With New Mighty Wings

A new McDonald's offering -- Mighty Wings -- will take flight early next month to help spur the lagging fast-food giant's sluggish sales. More