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Why can’t Tim Hortons work in the U.S.?

The chain is ultrapopular in Canada, but not so much here. It’s an issue the chain has perpetually struggled to fix, says RB’s The Bottom Line.


Jack in the Box takes itself off the market

The company’s board also backed CEO Lenny Comma and said it plans to refinance its debt and buy back shares.

The former Subway executive will be the company’s senior vice president, restaurants.

The chain believes that replacing low-volume units will bolster the brand’s long-term sales growth.

The company plans to let franchisees decide what items to serve after 10:30 a.m. amid a continued simplification effort.

The chain is adding the product to three markets, despite supply concerns, ahead of a planned national launch.

A jury found the company didn’t pay proper wages to nearly 300 managers in the St. Louis market.

The company’s same-store sales have bested all of its competitors in recent years, but traffic growth remains elusive, says RB’s The Bottom Line.

The Yum Brands veteran will oversee strategic operations for the brand’s domestic locations.

Abigail Pringle was named president, international and chief development officer as part of management restructuring.