Tim Hortons


How high can food costs go?

Within the past 12 months, according to figures from the U.S. Department of Agriculture, retail prices for beef, pork, chicken and milk hit record highs.

2017 Top 500: Coffee Cafe

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.

A new attitudinal study finds restaurant guests have opinions that the industry may not like, and the concerns have nothing to do with food, service or design.

The reigning fall flavor may be losing favor

Despite considerable controversy, the merger has been completed. The new company will be run by BK’s Daniel Schwarz.

The drink will be available for a limited time at two of its locations.

The chain hasn’t revealed how many pink slips were distributed, but the speculation is that the number could climb into the hundreds. The operation recently merged with Burger King to form a new Canada-based company.

The company is suing operators in Minnesota and Missouri over unpaid franchise fees.

Despite same store sales increases at Tim Hortons and Burger King of 4 percent and 3 percent, respectively, parent Restaurant Brands International posted a loss for Q4 on merger-related costs.

But the company's Tim Hortons and Popeyes chains both struggled to win over consumers last quarter.

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