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McDonald’s takes its DoorDash deal national

The addition of its second delivery partner means the chain now has the service in more than 10,000 restaurants.


Despite efforts to ban them, drive-thrus remain popular

As Minneapolis forbids construction of new drive-thrus, chains across the country are looking to build more of them, and for good reason, says RB’s The Bottom Line.

The chain’s founder and former CEO sold 250,000 more shares last week as he continues unwinding his holdings.

One of the chain’s most prominent operators says the company is working on its own Chick-fil-A competitor, says RB’s The Bottom Line.

The Mexican fast-food chain is in danger of a delisting following the departure of an independent director.

Investment in the industry is up, along with same-store sales, but bankruptcies and store closures are more common. RB’s The Bottom Line tries to make sense of it.

The chain, which has been testing larger pies, will soon compete more directly with legacy pizza concepts, and its co-founder is “thrilled,” says RB’s The Bottom Line.

Rick Wetzel joins "A Deeper Dive" to talk about raising funds for expansion, LeBron James and taking on Domino’s.

Pizza Hut, Wendy’s and Perkins all face challenges with struggling operators, says RB’s The Bottom Line.

The company is reportedly getting interest from both private-equity firms and strategic buyers.

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