KFC begins home delivery in 2 cities

...will stay the same price. All menu items at the restaurant will be available to order, the companies said.Other restaurant chains have recently added delivery service in America. Chipotle, McDonald's and Starbucks work with delivery company...

US hiring surges in October with 271,000 jobs added

...That sector added 78,000 positions, the most in nearly a year.Matt Friedman, chief executive of the Wing Zone restaurant chain, said he thinks lower gas prices are encouraging more people to eat out and boosting sales at his company's 93...

CDC: Big food illness outbreaks deadly but rare

Big multistate outbreaks such as the one plaguing a Mexican restaurant chain in the Northwest cause more than half of all foodborne illness deaths even though they are a small percentage of all cases, the...

Arby's apologizes for refusing to serve Fla. cop

PEMBROKE PINES, Fla. - The Arby's restaurant chain is apologizing after an employee at a South Florida location refused to serve a police officer. Pembroke Pines Police Chief Dan...

Fast-food's new target: The snack attack

...bring in customers who are careful about caloric splurges, while still dishing out bigger portions to others.If restaurant chains are lucky, the smaller offerings can also be a way to get regulars to spend more. When Arby's tested its sliders...

New Waffle House planned for Davis Road

...size building. The curb cuts will remain in place," said Butch Baur, the vice president of real estate for the restaurant chain.According to property records, the parcel at 246 Davis Road is owned by Andrew Kilpatrick.

Fogle to plead guilty to sex acts with minors, child porn

...for more than 15 years - a period in which its number of locations tripled, making Subway the world's largest restaurant chain.Subway suspended the partnership in July after agents raided his home in the affluent Indianapolis suburb of Zionsville...

Fast-food restaurants embrace mobile technology

...Technomic. "It's a growing and very popular subsegment of what we call limited service."Even full-service restaurant chains such as Chili's, Applebee's and Buffalo Wild Wings have installed tabletop tablets in many locations that allow...

Egg shortage cutting into restaurant profits, menu items

...week," Wave land Cafe owner David "Stoney" Stone said.It's not just independent restaurants being affected. Restaurant chains, which typically have set-price contracts for food supplies, have seen those deals rescinded."Our contracts...

Uber's popularity surges; business travelers avoiding taxis

...cities, Uber now tops taxi rides for business travelers."While we often see noteworthy market shifts ? leading restaurant chains and hotels exchanging leadership positions, for example ? it is unprecedented to see one vendor grow to take such...