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  1. Investors relish US debut for Shake ShackRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Independent

    Fast-food connoisseurs are demanding higher quality these days and it seems Shake Shack's Angus beef burgers and frozen custard milkshakes are hitting the spot - because the chain was valued at nearly $2bn in its market debut yesterday. Shares in the "fast casual" restaurant rocketed 150 per cent to $52.49 in the first few minutes of trading on the New York Stock Exchange, before falling back to $48.

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  2. Shake Shack workers get in on IPO richesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WISW-AM Columbia

    It's not just investors that made out like bandits Friday as Shake Shack ended its first day of trading 120% higher than its IPO price. Some of its workers made money, too.

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  3. Shake Shack Shares Sizzle On Market DebutRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Ananova

    Shake Shack, a former New York City food cart which is now a gourmet burger chain challenger to McDonald's, rocketed upon its stock market debut on Friday. Shake Shack has hit on a winning formula with millennials by serving up hormone and antibiotic-free beef, crinkle-cut fries, shakes and beer.

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  4. Shake Shack shares more than double on first dayRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | SFGate

    ... Exchange after raising $105 million in an initial public offering, bolstered by investor demand for more upscale fast food. Shares of the burger chain more than doubled to close at $45.90, giving it a market value of $1.6 billion. Shake Shack sold 5 ...

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  5. Jack in the Box may open up to 10 more restaurants in Hawaii, CEO saysRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Jack in the Box, which has 29 locations in Hawaii, could open between five and 10 more restaurants across the state, the CEO of the San Diego-based fast-food chain told PBN. "Hawaii is a captive market with limited real estate options," Leonard Comma , chairman and CEO of Jack in the Box Inc. , told PBN.

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  6. Business HighlightsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The U.S. economy slowed in the final three months of 2014, but a burst in consumer spending and the prospect of continued low energy prices are bolstering confidence that growth will strengthen this year. The economy, as measured by the gross domestic product, grew at a 2.6 percent annual rate in the October-December period, the government said Friday.

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  7. Shake Shack Sizzles With IPO As McDonald's FizzlesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KWBU-TV Waco

    ... says a revolution is taking place in the restaurant business. People want their food fast, but they don't want fast food. They want to see their food made-to-order and put together right in front of them. "If you take Red Lobster and Olive Garden, ...

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  8. Shake Shack shares more than double in stock market debutRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    Shares of Shake Shack, a burger chain that started as a New York City hot dog cart, more than doubled in their first day of trading. The company raised $105 million in its initial public offering Thursday, selling 5 million shares at $21 per share.

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  9. Good Times calls bull on Carl's Jr. beef and watch the Super Bowl adRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Carl's Jr. is releasing a sexy new ad campaign that's set to debut during the Super Bowl on Sunday claiming to have the first all-natural hamburger in fast food. Colorado's own Good Times has been using all-natural beef, from Montana, for over a decade.

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  10. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | News Times

    ... plan to nearly double in size from their existing 65 restaurants this year, as more consumers are upgrading from fast food. Photo: Wilfredo Lee, AP In this Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015, photo, BurgerFi restaurant employee Elia Carranza prepares to fry ...

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  11. Consumers fuel steady US economy as rest of world strugglesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Charlotte Observer

    ... plan to nearly double in size from their existing 65 restaurants this year. More consumers are upgrading from fast food and the chain can choose from towns and cities "where the economic train has been rolling along at a pretty rapid pace," said ...

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  12. German defense minister plans long-term modernization of militaryRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Deutsche Welle

    ... tock exchange cooking on its first day of trading on Friday, leaping 129.7 percent from its IPO. The "all-natural" fast food trend is the latest fad among US investors.

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    5 hrs ago | The Columbian

    ... plan to nearly double in size from their existing 65 restaurants this year. More consumers are upgrading from fast food and the chain can choose from towns and cities "where the economic train has been rolling along at a pretty rapid pace," said ...

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  14. 5 problems McDonald's new CEO must fixRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... can't afford higher prices. This group is tremendously important, and is why McDonald's continues to be the No. 1 fast food chain by a wide margin. The second group includes those who think McDonald's isn't healthy or tasty enough. These are the ...

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  15. McDonald's will be accepting hugs and dance moves as paymentRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Mashable

    ... at the campaign earlier in the month, when it posted a teaser ad introducing a mysterious new way to pay at the fast food chain. So if you're ready to show off your new dance moves or looking to score a free burger, swing by for some McNuggets ...

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  16. Will McDonald's Try To Stop The Controversial McDonald's Movie?Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Cinema Blend News

    Now that Michael Keaton has a Golden Globes win under his belt and is looking to pull off some more magic at the Oscars , the 63-year-old Birdman star is looking for his next big project. He's currently been eyeing a movie called The Founder , which goes behind the history of the fast-food giant, McDonald's with Ray Kroc.

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  17. Shake Shack IPO vaults shares into 'nosebleed' territoryRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Reuters

    Shake Shack's debut is the latest in a string of blockbuster IPOs from trendy restaurant chains that cater to younger and more affluent diners willing to pay a bit more for fresher and higher quality food. Growth-hungry investors are hoping to replicate the red-hot run of industry darling Chipotle Mexican Grill ( But Shake Shack's own CEO Randy Garutti cast doubt on whether it will do so, calling the chain known for decadent milkshakes and hormone- and antibiotic-free burgers a "very measured growth company."

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  18. Shake Shack vs. McDonald's: Why It's Great News that Better...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    On Wednesday, McDonald's-the biggest and most successful brand in fast food- announced that its current CEO, Don Thompson, would be stepping down. The departure comes on the heels of a lackluster earnings report and a steep drop in overall sales as competition from new entrants has increased.

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  19. EU executive mulls Europe-wide road tollRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Deutsche Welle

    ... tock exchange cooking on its first day of trading on Friday, leaping 129.7 percent from its IPO. The "all-natural" fast food trend is the latest fad among US investors.

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  20. Organic burger chain Shake Shack shakes up Wall StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Deutsche Welle

    Organic burger chain Shake Shack had the New York stock exchange cooking on its first day of trading on Friday, leaping 129.7 percent from its IPO. The "all-natural" fast food trend is the latest fad among US investors.

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