Taco Bell Designer And Ex-President Robert McKay Dies At 86Robert L. McKay, who designed the first Taco Bell restaurant and with founder Glen Bell turned it from a quirky food stand into a fast-food empire, has died.
"Unusual Activity" On Credit Cards Used At Sonic RestaurantsSonic has reported some "unusual activity" on credit cards that were used at its restaurants. The fast food chain now "working to understand the nature and scope of this issue," which was discovered last week.
Burger-Flipping Robot Taking Over In 50 Fast Food RestaurantsCaliBurger has announced they will be installing the high-tech replacement in 50 of their locations around the world.
Houston Police Nix Use Of Fast-Food Numbers At Crime ScenesPolice spokeswoman Jodi Silva says there were concerns use of the markers amounted to a police endorsement of Whataburger.
McDonald's Super-Sized Order: Get People Visiting MoreThe company that helped define fast food is making supersized efforts to reverse its fading popularity and catch up to a landscape that has evolved around it.
Prosecutors Settle Panda Express Discrimination ClaimFederal prosecutors say they have reached a settlement with Panda Express over allegations the company discriminated against workers who were not U.S. citizens.
McDonald's Ends Olympic Sponsorship DealFast food chain McDonald's has ended its Olympic sponsorship deal three years early. IOC marketing director Timo Lumme said that "McDonald's is looking to focus on different business priorities."
Fake News! Whataburger Denounces Coupon On TwitterWhataburger says it's too good to be true and we're slightly disappointed.
KFC To Stop Using Chickens Raised With Human AntibioticsKFC says it plans to stop serving chicken given antibiotics important to human health. The fried chicken chain says the change will be completed by the end of next year.
McDonald's Tests Mobile Ordering Before National RolloutMcDonald's has started testing mobile order-and-pay after acknowledging the ordering process in its restaurants can be "stressful." The company says it will gather feedback from the test.
McDonald's To Offer Mobile Order-&-Pay This YearMcDonald's expects to launch mobile order-and-pay across U.S. restaurants toward the end of this year. The company said that it is set to roll out its "experience of the future."
Fast Food CEO Puzder Withdraws Labor Secretary NominationAndrew "Andy" Puzder, chief executive officer of CKE Restaurants, the parent company of Hardee's and Carl's Jr, announced Wednesday he is withdrawing his nomination for Secretary of Labor.