The chain's "$1 Cravings" menu takes aim at similar low-cost offerings from McDonald's, Del Taco and other fast-food outlets.
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Top execs in the US earn an average of 204 times more than their rank-and-file employees -- and that's a conservative estimate.
CEO Don Thompson says the company may offer Egg McMuffins at any hour and could consider delivery as it combats slumping sales.
The fast-food chain no longer compares its top-level salaries to those at Costco -- possibly because the discount retailer's CEO isn’t paid as generously.
Without saying so explicitly, the fast-food restaurant seems to be targeting its latest belly bomb toward satisfying marijuana-induced late-night cravings.
Surprise -- it's Wendy's, and by a wide margin. Its performance underscores the challenges facing McDonald's.
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