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Starbucks-SushiBurrito-082217.jpg Starbucks, popular for its coffee, is now offering a kind of sushi to its customers. The coffee retailer has adopted the sushi burrito trend and has started offering the chicken maki roll at two of its outlets in Chicago. The chicken maki roll takes a classic burrito filling-- chicken, tomatillo...

McDonalds-082217.jpg McDonald's India will close nearly 170 locations across the country's north and east regions after it terminated franchise agreement with partner Connaught Plaza Restaurants Limited. McDonald's alleges that its partner Connaught Plaza Restaurants violated the terms of the franchise agreement, including...

Shares of Ruby Tuesday (RT) have shown a strong move to the upside during trading on Tuesday, jumping by 13 percent.

StevenMnuchin-082217.jpg In an effort to increase pressure on North Korea, the Treasury Department on Tuesday imposed new sanctions on several Chinese and Russian entities and individuals accused of supporting the communist country. The Treasury said it is targeting ten entities and six individuals in response to North Korea's...

Teens-socialmedia-082217.jpg Teens and young adults now find Instagram and Snapchat more attractive than Facebook, a new study by eMarketer revealed. The report also suggested that for the first time, Snapchat might overtake Facebook in the U.S. by gaining a marketshare of 40.8 percent in social network.

textingdriving-082217.jpg A new survey has shown that a majority of parents as well as teens agree that texting or use of cell phones are the biggest distraction to teen drivers. The survey also found that risky driving behavior seems to run in the family. The 2017 Family Safe Driving Report was released by EverQuote Inc., a venture-backed online insurance marketplace.

BlueApron-Lawsuit-082217.jpg Less than two months after its debut on the New York Stock Exchange, embattled meal-kit delivery company Blue Apron Holdings Inc. has been hit with multiple shareholder lawsuits for its "misleading" and "untrue" statements in its IPO prospectus. The various lawsuits mirror each other in their allegations against Blue Apron, its CEO, CFO, directors and the underwriters of its IPO.

Britishairways-082217.jpg A passenger on a British Airways flight was forced to sit in a seat soaked with some else's urine for eleven hours, according to media reports. Andrew Wilkinson, 39, of London, boarded the British Airways flight from Heathrow to visit his parents in Cape Town, South Africa.

T. Rowe Price Group (TROW) announced that Céline Dufétel will join the company as vice president by December and assume the roles of CFO and treasurer in the first quarter of 2018. She will succeed Ken Moreland, who will continue as CFO until no later than the filing of the Form 10-K for the 2017 fiscal...

Kohl's (KSS) announced details of the company's strategic plans to invest in its store base and enhance the capabilities of its e-commerce fulfillment network. During the third quarter, Kohl's will open four small format stores and its fifth e-commerce fulfillment center. The company said it continues...

Sears Holdings (SHLD) said that it has signed two licensing agreements that will broaden the reach of its Kenmore and DieHard brands internationally. Terms of the deals were not disclosed. Cleva North America, Inc. will manufacture Kenmore and Kenmore Elite vacuums and accessories for distribution...

Ford-082217.jpg Ford Motor Co. has unveiled a scrappage scheme for UK consumers to trade in cars over seven years old, by offering 2,000 pounds discount on some new models. Under the plan, owners of any make of car or van, including petrol and diesel, that took to the road before 2010 can get the incentive.

H&R Block Inc. (HRB) said that it appointed Jeffrey Jones II as president and chief executive officer, effective October 9, 2017. He will succeed Tom Gerke, who will continue to serve as interim president and CEO until then. Gerke will remain general counsel and chief administrative officer. Jones...

Daktronics Inc. (DAKT) Tuesday reported a surge in first quarter net profit to $8.429 million from $5.539 million in the prior year. On a per share basis, earnings increased to $0.19 from $0.13 last year. On average, two analysts polled by Thomson Reuters expected the company to earn $0.14 per share....

Medtronic plc (MDT), an Ireland-based medical technology, services and solutions company, on Tuesday reiterated its outlook for fiscal 2018. The company still expects full-year adjusted earnings per share growth to be in the range of 9 to 10 percent on a comparable, constant currency basis. Assuming...

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