Sales among the coffee cafe chains among the Top 500 increased 9.7% in 2016 to $24.8 billion, and units grew 4.8% to 24,391. The growth in this category comes, in part, from upping the food game...

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The ranks of restaurants refusing to accept bills and coins is steadily growing, with both one-offs and chain giants testing new ways of speeding service.
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A flurry of news reports say Starbucks is interested in buying the bakery chain. Neither party has commented on the speculation.
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The store, open only to employees, will only fill pick-up orders.
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These are the brands people are talking about most, on and off social media.
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Consumers say these restaurant chains provide the best guest pampering.
The coffee giant is about to test freshly made sandwiches that will also enable the chain to feed the hungry.
In the last few years, the build-your-own Chipotle-style fast casuals really hit their stride, expanding into almost any type of cuisine people could think of.
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The coffee giant will keep its cold-press juice business, but solely as a retail brand.