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Hilary Russ

Coffee, donuts and Spic and Span: P&G finds new ways to plug products amid pandemic

Sep 02 2020

CHICAGO/NEW YORK Germ-conscious in the pandemic era but still craving a donut and coffee? Procter & Gamble, which has already teamed up with Dunkin' Brands to promote the use of its cleaning products in restaurants, is looking for more partners -- and it's hoping for a payoff in the grocery store aisle.

DoorDash launches grocery delivery on its app

Aug 20 2020

NEW YORK DoorDash Inc, the largest U.S. third-party delivery company for restaurants, on Thursday launched a new grocery service, entering an increasingly crowded market dominated by Instacart Inc and Amazon.com Inc's Amazon Fresh.

Exclusive: Chipotle, fast food brands set for new wave of hiring

Aug 03 2020

NEW YORK Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc wants to hire another 10,000 employees in coming months as its sales rebound, an official said, one of several big restaurant chains looking to add staff in an economy otherwise dimmed by the coronavirus pandemic. | Video

McDonald's to boost diversity as part of values revamp

Jul 30 2020

McDonald's Corp laid out new diversity initiatives for corporate leadership, franchisees and suppliers at its global convention on Wednesday.

McDonald's global sales suffer as COVID-19 lockdowns limit operations

Jul 28 2020

McDonald's Corp on Tuesday reported a broad drop in global same-store sales and missed profit expectations, as its restaurants were shut due to the COVID-19 pandemic, limiting operations to only drive-thru and delivery. | Video

Starbucks says business 'steadily recovering' as stores reopen

Jul 28 2020

Starbucks Corp's business is "steadily recovering" worldwide as most of the coffee chain's stores have reopened with the easing of coronavirus-led restrictions, it said on Tuesday.

Big restaurant chains could see sales rebound this week

Jul 27 2020

NEW YORK McDonald's Corp , Starbucks Corp , Yum Brands Inc and other big restaurant chains could show improving sales, based on early results from rivals such as Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc that improved despite dining rooms shuttered for months.

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