Farmers Scrambling to Keep Up With ‘Cage Free’ Craze + MORE

[Buzz_Burner_Fresh_Updates] U.S. service sector growth ebbs in September – reuters.com NEW YORK, (Reuters) – The pace of growth in the U.S. services sector decelerated in September as new orders and business activity slowed, according to an industry report released on Monday. Continue Reading On reuters.com » Farmers Scrambling to Keep Up With ‘Cage Free’ Craze […]

Canadian small-business investment shows shift in economy: PayNet + MORE

[Buzz_Burner_Fresh_Updates] Canadian small-business investment shows shift in economy: PayNet – reuters.com OTTAWA (Reuters) – Small-business investment increased in most parts of Canada in the first quarter, with the exception of two of the country’s most oil-sensitive provinces, as firms adjusted to the fallout of lower crude prices, data from PayNet showed on Thursday. Continue Reading […]

Yum Stresses Focus On Getting China Business On Track + MORE

[Buzz_Burner_Fresh_Updates] Yum Stresses Focus On Getting China Business On Track – foxbusiness.com Yum Brands Inc. , the operator of KFC, Taco Bell, and Pizza Hut, said Monday that it is focused on getting its China operations back on track and believes it is making progress. Continue Reading On foxbusiness.com » McDonald's reset to change structure, […]

GE ties up with Qualcomm, Apple in new lighting business bet + MORE

[Buzz_Burner_Fresh_Updates] GE ties up with Qualcomm, Apple in new lighting business bet – reuters.com (Reuters) – General Electric Co on Monday announced collaborations with Qualcomm Inc and Apple Inc as it uses digital technology and the growing appetite for data to reinvigorate its 130-year-old lighting business. Continue Reading On reuters.com » McDonald's reset to change […]

Chicken growers set to pay price for no-antibiotic McNugget

[Buzz_Burner_Fresh_Updates] Chicken growers set to pay price for no-antibiotic McNugget – reuters.com CHICAGO/LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – McDonald’s Corp’s decision last week to phase out human antibiotics from its U.S. chicken supply will add to costs of production in a tight-margin business that are likely to be borne mostly by poultry companies. Continue Reading On reuters.com […]

McDonald's says rough ride to continue into 2015

[Buzz_Burner_Fresh_Updates] McDonald's says rough ride to continue into 2015 – reuters.com (Reuters) – McDonald’s Corp warned on Friday that business will be weak in the first half of 2015 and it is cutting its annual construction budget to the lowest in more than five years as it opens fewer restaurants in struggling markets. Continue Reading […]