mcdonalds exterior
Strategic planning will be shifted to a new hire.
starbucks coffee sign
Howard Schultz's attention will be focused on store innovation and global development, according to a securities filing.

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A new study shows that kitchen chiefs aren't lacking in confidence.
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The strangest things can be found in a sandwich, including a spark for lust. Proceed at your own risk into our first nightmares report with a NSFW warning.
egg white grain bowl
National chains are breaking from their traditional offerings to see if diners will bite these new dishes.

800 degrees neopolitan pizza
A look at the favorite pizzeria in each state reveals some surprises about what's engaging customers.

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papa johns exterior
The pizza chain has debuted an Apple TV ordering platform.
chicken rooster
In a bid for consumers' attention, restaurants are trying to determine how many ways they can skin a chicken.

eggs benedict
Restaurants are taking eggs Benedict in new directions with unique ingredients and techniques.
chipotle sign
The struggling chain is following up yesterday's announcement of free soft drinks for students with the offer of a complimentary kids meal on Sundays.
sweetfin poke
With seafood consumption on the rise, here's a look at emerging fish and seafood trends to watch.
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Corner Bakery's Ric Scicchitano will move to the sandwich chain on Sept. 6.
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Foursquare asked users of its social network to pick the best pizzeria in their state. Here's the site's list, annotated with RB's business mini-profiles of the 51 choices (District of Columbia users also had a vote).