The Randstad Employee Confidence Index decreased 3.3 points in January to 52.1, indicating U.S. workers may be feeling uncertain about the job market and economy amid ongoing budget negotiations, which have led to higher payroll taxes for many Americans.
Kiosk uses graphics and music to entertain kids and adults while a robotic arm "dances" as it pours the frozen treats into multicolored souvenir cups.
McDonald's is introducing two new, limited-time menu items for this summer. McDonald's has been known to cause a commotion with its limited-availability menu items, especially the McRib (usually autumn) and Shamrock Shakes (every March); these two new berry-centric menu items may have customers clamoring for the summer season as well. The items are a beverage, the McCafe Cherry Berry Chiller, and a breakfast item, Blueberry Banana Nut Oatmeal.
McDonald's Corporation (NYSE: MCD) today announced that U.S. comparable sales rose 5.2 percent. The U.S. success was in part catalyzed by
McDonald's Monopoly game promotion, said the company, along with ongoing popularity of what the company referred to as "featured products": the Big Mac, Chicken McNuggets, Fruit & Maple Oatmeal, and McCafe beverages.
Wendy's is now selling "Dave's Hot 'N Juicy Cheeseburger" -- but what is it? And how is it different from Wendy's traditional cheeseburger, which hadn't changed since 1969? Simply put, it's a burger two years in the making.
Rent-A-Grandma bills itself as a "one-stop agency for all your quality domestic staffing needs." Currently active in Los Angeles, the company thinks it has a winning formula not only to help families achieve domestic bliss, but for entrepreneurs looking to take part in its unique formula via franchise opportunities.
McDonald's, one of the most successful businesses and well-known brands in the world, today is flexing its muscles to see if it can help drive the economy forward--with "McJobs."
You might agree with Ana Madan's refrain that ketchup runs in her veins. The 49-year-old entrepreneur owns and operates six McDonald's restaurants in Northern New Jersey. Correction: high-volume McDonald's restaurants. Meaning busy. Meaning successful. True, she may have had a leg up of sorts. Her father, Roberto Madan, became a McDonald's owner/operator in the late 1970s, while Ms. Madan was a teenager. But in those days she never pictured being a McDonald's career woman.
CruiseOne is actively seeking new Hispanic franchisees throughout the country.
2 Scoops Café Franchise Development Corp. was founded in 2002 by MaryAnn Kilgallon in Orlando, FL. From the very onset of the company formation, the main objective was to form a franchise that would appeal to entrepreneurs of all races, gender and age groups.
Struggling to get beyond the boundaries of corporate America, Lorraine Aragon looked to franchising to create opportunities for her business.
Would-be entrepreneurs in the Orlando area will have an opportunity starting this week to learn how to evaluate and buy a franchise.
What is your franchise system doing differently' In the top 100 U.S. cities today, the minority communities have become the majority -- the fight is on to attract, retain, and secure these new markets and grab market share.
The United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (USHCC) will offer a free franchise seminar series in Dallas, Texas beginning on February 6, 2003.
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