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Happy Workers, Happy Meals: The Strategic Case For Higher Wages At McDonald's

Louis Hyman | Posted 06.15.2015 | Business
Louis Hyman

If McDonald's can no longer differentiate itself on price or quality, it needs a bold strategy -- or it will go out of business. McDonald's smart move will be to compete on profits -- not by cutting prices, but by raising wages.

Here's What the Fight for $15 Strikers Have in Common With You

Mary Kay Henry | Posted 06.14.2015 | Business
Mary Kay Henry

More than 200 cities will see strikes today. Tens of thousands of people will join in and express their support. They are people like you.

America's 50 Best French Fries

The Daily Meal | Posted 06.10.2015 | Taste
The Daily Meal

Crinkle, curly, shoestring, steak, or waffle: just about everyone has a passionate opinion.

Fast Food Chains Are Allowed Inside Hospitals In These 15 States

Erin Schumaker | Posted 04.16.2015 | Healthy Living

Florida and Texas earn a dishonorable mention for being the states with the most fast food locations inside of hospitals, according to a recent report...

Why Didn't Junk Food Cause Obesity Generations Ago?

Quora | Posted 06.08.2015 | Taste
Quora

Junk food has changed. Saturated fats were largely replaced by partially hydrogenated vegetable oils. Such oils are rich in trans fats, which are now known to stoke inflammation and lead to weight gain.

A Chef Trained in Paris Explains Why She Loves McDonald's

Quora | Posted 06.07.2015 | Taste
Quora

I am a trained chef and a self-confessed food snob. Despite my education in one of the finest cooking schools in Paris and training in classical Michelin starred restaurants, I couldn't be happier chowing down a Big Mac meal with large fries.

Every Major League Baseball Stadium, Ranked By Its Food and Drink

Thrillist | Posted 06.07.2015 | Taste
Thrillist

Sure, hot dogs are good, but once you've had one piled high with poutine, you're a changed man.

Domino's CEO: 'We've Gotta Pay More' To Hire Good Workers

The Huffington Post | Emily Cohn | Posted 04.06.2015 | Business

Add Domino's to the list of companies coming under pressure to raise pay.

Drive-Thru 2

Marc Trujillo | Posted 06.06.2015 | Arts
Marc Trujillo

The Drive-Thru is a natural subject for me as I like to paint places that people don't go to be there, this one is a drive-thru pharmacy.

McDonald's and Walmart Raise the Floor on Wages: Six More Moves for Business on Inequality

Maureen Conway | Posted 06.03.2015 | Business
Maureen Conway

Co-authored by Judith Samuelson Inside of a few weeks, business has shifted the national dialogue about what constitutes a fair wage. Aetna CEO Mark B...

How To Eat Your Way Through Singapore

Posted 04.05.2015 | Travel

Everyone’s favorite beer-drinking, cigarette-smoking, cuss-word-slinging, food-focused travel guide once said Singapore is “as close to foodie hea...

Good News About Kids' Fast Food Consumption

Posted 03.31.2015 | Parents

BY KATHRYN DOYLE Mon Mar 30, 2015 1:57pm EDT (Reuters Health) - Between 2003 and 2010, the number of U.S. kids eating fast food on any given d...

The Best Vegetarian Option at 17 Fast-Food Chains

Thrillist | Posted 05.30.2015 | Taste
Thrillist

In a fast-food world where the burger reigns supreme and drive-thru menus tout vegetable sides inexplicably containing pork fat, options are, well, limited.

The Number Of Kids Eating Fast Food Is Falling

Reuters | Posted 05.30.2015 | Business

By Kathryn Doyle (Reuters Health) - Between 2003 and 2010, the number of U.S. kids eating fast food on any given day went down, and th...

McDonald's Is Kind Of Serving Breakfast All Day Today

The Huffington Post | Kate Bratskeir | Posted 04.20.2015 | Taste

Egg McMuffins at midnight?!

I Drank So Much Soda As A Child That My Veins Collapsed

Andy Campbell | Posted 05.25.2015 | Healthy Living
Andy Campbell

I'd just finished a Mountain Dew, my first love, which I drank whenever I was thirsty. My mom called me to the kitchen for dinner, and I stood up. But as I made my way across the living room, everything got dark. I could feel my heart throbbing in my ears, and then, I felt nothing.

All 22 McDonald's Sandwiches, Ranked

Thrillist | Posted 05.25.2015 | Taste
Thrillist

The issue for most people who are not McDonald's connoisseurs is that they don't try new things.

How to Eat Healthy and Affordable During Long Hotel Stays

Quora | Posted 05.24.2015 | Travel
Quora

Basically, the goal is to convert grocery store ingredients into tasty meals without the convenience of a kitchen full of appliances, utensils, and seasonings. You want to be able to go to the grocery store and get ingredients in small enough portions that you can use them all, without having to buy a million little things.

Taco Bell's Waffle Taco Is Dead; Biscuit Taco To Replace

AP | By CANDICE CHOI | Posted 05.24.2015 | Taste

NEW YORK (AP) — The newest weapon in the breakfast wars is a biscuit shaped like a taco. Taco Bell is launching a "biscuit taco" this...

The Next Chipotle: 6 Chains Ready To Blow Up In 2015

Thrillist | Posted 05.23.2015 | Taste
Thrillist

A select few are proving you don't need to serve 6-ton burritos to achieve fast-casual stardom.

Dispatch: 'Growing a New America: Detox Diet, the Future of Food, and How to Be Happy and Healthy'

Miriam Ava | Posted 05.19.2015 | Healthy Living
Miriam Ava

I'm Miriam Ava, the ambassador of good taste. I share messages that matter, one Dispatch at a time. The launch of Dr. Mark Hyman's latest book The ...

10 Nutritionists Reveal What They'd Order If They Had To Eat At McDonald's

The Huffington Post | Kate Bratskeir | Posted 03.19.2015 | Healthy Living

The scenario goes a little something like this: You're on a long drive, the road ahead is completely bare and your stomach is making noises louder...

Burger King Will Serve Up A Whopper-Scented Perfume

The Huffington Post | Kate Bratskeir | Posted 03.20.2015 | Taste

But is it vegetarian?

Introducing: The Five Guys Secret Menu

Thrillist | Posted 05.17.2015 | Taste
Thrillist

Why not create our own secret menu using their myriad ingredients?

Dave Jamieson

'Put Mustard On It': Fast-Food Workers Say Burns Are Rampant

HuffingtonPost.com | Dave Jamieson | Posted 03.17.2015 | Business

More than two dozen low-wage McDonald's workers filed health and safety complaints against the fast-food chain on Monday, alleging that understaffing ...