Latest Fast food restaurant Stories

2011-08-15 13:45:00

A report by ABC's "Good Morning America" found that play areas at fast food restaurants may be harboring harmful germs and bacteria. The report said a mother who is trying to get standards in place for how restaurant play areas should be cleaned helped make the discovery. Erin Carr-Jordan, the mother who performed the research, said she found clumps of hair, rotting food and gang graffiti, among other things, when she followed her toddler into a play tube at a fast-food restaurant play area....

2011-08-03 07:15:00

LONDON, Aug. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- MICROS Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: MCRS), a leading provider of information technology solutions for the hospitality and retail industries, is pleased to announce that Little Chef has selected the MICROS Restaurant Enterprise Solution (RES) to provide fast, flexible service to customers in its new concept sites. Little Chef, which serves over 20 million hungry travelers every year, is piloting the new concept at 10 restaurants, offering customers a...

2011-07-26 13:58:24

McDonald's announced on Tuesday that it will begin serving a fruit or vegetable with every Happy Meal sold in the U.S. Jan Fields, president of McDonald's, announced on ABC's Good Morning America that the fast-food chain restaurant will be offering fruit to each child that comes into a McDonald's restaurant. McDonald's received praise from First Lady Michelle Obama for adding more fruit and reducing the amount of fries in its Happy Meals. "McDonald's has continued to evolve its menu, and I...

2011-07-26 09:05:00

OAK BROOK, Ill., July 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, McDonald's USA president Jan Fields announced the company's "Commitments to Offer Improved Nutrition Choices." The comprehensive plan aims to help customers -- especially families and children -- make nutrition-minded choices whether visiting McDonald's or eating elsewhere. Menu changes underway include the addition of more nutritionally-balanced choices that meet McDonald's reputation for great taste and affordability, along with an...

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