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228 words • intermediate • 3 years, 1 month ago
sales
"There is now a new type of Chicken Fries on the menu at Burger King. Today, the chain announced it is introducing Buffalo Chicken Fries for a limited time at participating restaurants. The new breed of Chicken Fries are dusted in spices to mimic the..."

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406 words • advanced • 2 years, 7 months ago
business
"Selonda Aquaculture SA is one of the largest marine fish producers in the Mediterranean and has a history of integrated production since the late 1980s. Regular contributor, Diogo Thomaz, asks Pavlina Pavlidou, Selonda's Hatcheries Director for t..."

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446 words • intermediate • 3 years, 4 months ago
sales
"NEW YORK (AP) — Fans of Burger King's chicken fries may have the boy band One Direction and the website Buzzfeed to thank for the return of the skinny fried sticks.At an event to hype a spicy version of the chicken fries coming out this week, Burger ..."

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1185 words • intermediate • 3 years, 3 months ago
business
"Back in 2005, MIT engineering grad student Limor Fried was procrastinating hard on finishing the "busy work" of her final thesis by building her own portable music player. From scratch.  Her classmates couldn't help but notice her personal style, and..."
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192 words • advanced • 3 years, 3 months ago
sales
"Burger King's sales are heating upthanks to to the brand's famousChicken Fries. And now, Burger King is capitalizing onthe spicy fast-food trendwith its new "Fiery Chicken Fries." The chain took the original Chicken Fries off the menu in 2012, but af..."

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540 words • intermediate • 3 years, 11 months ago
"The restaurant industry pays notoriously low wages. Restaurant owners have argued for decades that raising wages would require an increase in menu prices, resulting in fewer customers and ultimately fewer jobs. Former Wall Street trader Bobby Fry say..."
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268 words • advanced • 3 years, 3 months ago
marketing, business
"Fast Growing Agency Strengthens Resources Norman, OK (PRWEB) June 30, 2015 McMahon Marketing announced today that Kalie Fry has joined the agency as Social Media Manager. Fry has shown an unparalleled ability in building relationships between busin..."

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218 words • advanced • 2 years, 12 months ago
sales
"Hollis JohnsonWith 2014 USsales topping $4.2 billion, KFC is second only to Chick-fil-A in the fast-food chicken segment. But itslargest competitor,Popeyes,is closing in, coming in at number three on the fastfood chicken list at $2.4 billion in US sa..."
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607 words • intermediate • 3 years, 4 months ago
business
"Some restaurants offer burgers without fries and a drink. These restaurants cater to low-income people who enjoy fries and drinks but cant always afford them. To rectify this sad situation a presidential candidate proposes The Happy Meal Act. Under t..."
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523 words • advanced • 3 years, 4 months ago
sales
"Fried turkey, the official food of Thanksgiving hoons, only gets better when prepared with an engine hoist. Here's Mike Bumbeck's holiday classic on how to dunk your bird in boiling oil properly. — Ed. Those of you who have not yet deep-fried a tu..."
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359 words • intermediate • 3 years, 4 months ago
business
"NEW YORK (AP) Burger Kinggot a boost from the return of its "Chicken Fries." Parent company Restaurant Brands International Inc. said Monday sales rose 7.9 percent at Burger Kinglocations in the U.S. and Canada during the second quarter. The company..."
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359 words • advanced • 3 years, 3 months ago
sales
"Better burger chains like Smashburger, Shake Shack and Five Guys have exploded over the last decade. Now, demand for "better chicken" is heating up. Research firm Technomicprovided data for which chicken chains aregrowing the fastest. We selected res..."
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833 words • advanced • 2 years, 10 months ago
business
"Oil skyrockets 23% in 48 hours, tops $32 It’s been an absolutely insane few days for crude oil, the most closely-watched commodity on the planet. Oil prices spiked 9% — the biggest daily jump since August — to close at $32.19 a barrel on Frid..."
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"Hollis Johnson/Business InsiderAs the rest of the fast-food industry has gone crazy for deals, Wingstop has stayed steady resulting in explosivegrowth. On Thursday, the company reported that same-store sales increased 7.9% in 2015, the companys 12t..."
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358 words • advanced • 3 years, 1 month ago
sales, business
"Burger King is on fire, thanks in part to some spicy new products. Restaurant Brands International, the parent company of Burger King and coffee chain Tim Hortons, reported Tuesday that Burger King sales increased 6.2%in the third quarter, far surpa..."
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449 words • intermediate • 2 years, 7 months ago
sales
"OTTERBEIN, Ind. — During the recent National Southdown Sale in Richmond, members of Bechman Family Southdowns received the shock of a lifetime when their yearling ewe was the top-selling entry. Dave and Janet Bechman and their two children, Ann an..."
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361 words • advanced • 3 years, 9 months ago
"Fast food companies are pushing chicken as beef prices continue to soar. In an attempt to pad profits, McDonald's and Burger King are bringing back items like Chicken Selects and Chicken Fries, reports Jonathan Maze at Nation's Restaurant News. McDon..."
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128 words • advanced • 3 years ago
business
"China to raise retail price of gasoline and diesel Fri Apr 24, 2015 9:10am GMT BEIJING, April 24 (Reuters) - China will raise retail prices for gasoline by 300 yuan ($48) per tonne and for diesel by 285 yuan ($46) per tonne as global oil prices sta..."
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340 words • advanced • 3 years, 4 months ago
sales
"Chick-fil-A is dominating fast food. The fried chicken chaingenerates more revenue per restaurant than any other fast food chain in the US,according to a new QSR report. Chick-fil-A's average sales per restaurant in 2014 were $3.1 million,according t..."
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568 words • advanced • 2 years, 5 months ago
business
"Malaysia, WorldFish Establish Committee to Promote Sustainable Aquaculture Development 16 June 2016 MALAYSIA - The Malaysian Department of Fisheries (DoF) and WorldFish have signed an agreement establishing the Technical Committee on Research Collab..."

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