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Fast-food workers at McDonald"s, Wendy"s and other chains will strike Friday to demand boosting the minimum wage to $15 an hour

Workers at McDonald's, Wendy's and other fast-food chains will strike in at least 15 cities, calling for higher wages and the right to unionize. Hinterhaus Pro.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytJan 13th, 2021

Here"s how much fast-food workers at 17 popular chains say they make

Eric Gay/AP While most United States fast-food employees make well above the national minimum wage, hourly pay varie.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 30th, 2019

Bernie Sanders to McDonald's workers: Vote for me and $15 minimum wage guaranteed

The comments by Sanders to McDonald's employees came as the fast food chain's workers are holding protests around the U.S. to spotlight poor wages. .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayMay 23rd, 2019

Thousands of service industry workers will strike next week to demand unions

Workers at major fast food chains will walk off the job between Oct. 2 and Oct. 4, in tandem with strikes and rallies from workers at airports, hospitals, child care centers and colleges......»»

Category: topSource: washpostSep 28th, 2018

After Amazon Agrees to $15-Per-Hour Minimum Wage, Bernie Sanders Turns His Ire Towards McDonald’s and Fast Food

Sanders is asking the McDonald's CEO to "set an example for the entire fast-food industry to follow." Now that Amazon has agreed to increase the minimum wage i.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 4th, 2018

Free bacon, bacon and more bacon: Fast-food chains go whole hog on what Americans love

From free Wendy's Baconators to free bacon from McDonald's for one hour, bacon is the sizzling hot choice for fa.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJan 28th, 2019

McDonald"s, Starbucks, Subway Part Of China"s Central Digital Currency Pilot: Report

Three United States-based fast food and beverage chains are participating in a new pilot of China's centralized cryptocurrency, CNBC reported Friday. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaApr 24th, 2020

Workers have been begging for masks on the job for weeks. This week, Walmart, Target, and McDonald"s gave in as America"s stance on masks rapidly shifts.

Tingshu Wang/Reuters Workers at essential businesses such as fast-food chains and grocery stores have been begging companies to provide or even just allow them to wear masks on the jo.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytApr 4th, 2020

"We are working ten times harder for no reason": Desperate, terrified fast food workers from across the US expose the bleak reality of working during the coronavirus outbreak

Hollis Johnson/Business Insider Workers at fast-food chains including McDonald's, Taco Bell, and Jack in the Box are terr.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 27th, 2020

Why fast-food workers are considered essential, even as employees worry they could risk catching or spreading coronavirus at work

Carl Recine/Reuters Fast-food workers at chains like McDonald's and Taco Bell are still considered essential employees as other businesses are forced to shut down amid the .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 26th, 2020

Fast-food giants like McDonald"s and Burger King told Trump it is essential they stay open during the coronavirus outbreak. Not all workers are convinced.

AP/Susan Walsh Fast-food chains like McDonald's and Burger King are pushing arguments th.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 19th, 2020

I tried the signature burgers from 5 major fast-food chains, and the winner was obvious

Irene Jiang / Business Insider I taste-tested signature burgers from McDonald's, Burger King, Five Guys, Wendy's, and Shake Shack to see how they compared. The bu.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 9th, 2020

Minimum-Wage Blowback - Fast Food Burger-Flipping Robot Works For $3 An Hour

Minimum-Wage Blowback - Fast Food Burger-Flipping Robot Works For $3 An Hour Over the years, we've documented the proliferation of artificial intelligence and robots in the workplace would lead to a tidal wave of job losses through 2.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMar 6th, 2020

Why fast food is going big on breakfast

Chains like Wendy's, McDonald's, and Panera are rolling out expanded breakfast menus to lure customers. It's a battle to own breakfast, one of the only growth opportunities in fast food......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 4th, 2020

Mercy Health boosting wages for thousands of workers

Bon Secours Mercy Health disclosed today that the Cincinnati-based hospital system intends to increase the minimum wage for thousands of employees across the country to the equivalent of $15 an hour. The change, to be phased in from now through 202.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 20th, 2019

Hilarious Hypocrisy: Sanders Campaign Workers Demand $15 Minimum Hourly Wage

In the Senate, Bernie Sanders is battling to raise the national minimum wage to $15 an hour (a decision that would almost certainly lead to the destruction of millions of low-.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJul 22nd, 2019

$15 minimum wage becomes part of 2020 presidential landscape

Almost the entire 2020 Democratic presidential field has joined the labor movement driven by fast food workers to implement a federal minimum wage of $15, almost double the current figure......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMay 20th, 2019

McDonald’s CEO Makes an Hour What the Average Worker Makes a Year

McDonald’s has been among the American companies which pay its workers the least. As some evidence of the ongoing pay problem at the fast-food chain, the SEC has released the compensation of........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstApr 26th, 2019

McDonald"s will stop lobbying against minimum-wage increases: report

Fast-food giant McDonald.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 27th, 2019

Denver"s minimum-wage hike signed into law; Colorado initiative clears House

Two efforts that could lead to higher minimum wages took big steps this week. On Friday, Denver Mayor Michael Hancock signed an ordinance that will raise the floor wage for both city workers and city contractors to $15 per hour. The move will give pa.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 15th, 2019

We tried biscuit breakfast sandwiches from major fast-food chains — and the winner is shockingly clear

Hollis Johnson/Business Insider The American breakfast biscuit sandwich renaissance is here, with more and more chains embracing the typically Southern breakfast meal.  Even national chains like McDonald's, Wendy's, and Burger King ar.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 6th, 2018