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Reaction to Wendy's dynamic pricing test reveals its risks
The Bottom Line: The burger chain mentioned last week that it would test the pricing strategy sometime next year. Consumers frustrated with prices reacted swiftly.
Why the Burgerim settlement exposes flaws in franchise oversight
The Bottom Line: The federal government allowed the chain’s founder to avoid major penalties by simply paying $1,000. What’s the point of regulation in the first place?
Why the Smashed Jack sparked record-smashing demand at Jack in the Box
Behind the Menu: The chain’s newest menu addition aims to break the mold on what a fast-food burger can be, and customers are buying in.