Unions released an open letter criticizing the “abhorrent” policies at Emirates, Etihad Airways, and Qatar Airways, which include requiring female employees to get permission before marriage or pregnancy.
The fast-food giant’s sales are in a slump, and its brand has become a target for everyone from health campaigners to labor organizers. In a bid to turn things around, the company will launch a multimillion-dollar marketing campaign tomorrow.
Our flights-to-Nantucket nightmare is coming to an end.
The world’s largest airline is hoping to up its cool factor with the sounds of Foster the People, The XX, and other “indie” jams. “Not everyone’s a fan of indie music, of course, but even some of the uninitiated are curious about the new tunes.”
Workers at McDonald’s stores across the country have filed 28 complaints with the Occupational Safety and Health Administration alleging hazardous working conditions. A class-action lawsuit could come next.
United and Delta have both changed their loyalty programs to reward dollars spent, not miles traveled. It’s good for travelers on corporate expense accounts, bad for casual travelers, and could become the industry standard.
The upscale hotel chain confirmed Wednesday it is conducting an investigation into a credit card breach at its U.S. properties.
A new report out this week from RealtyTrac details the big differences in property tax across the U.S. Sorry, New Yorkers.
Australia’s national airline is pulling out all the stops with its new first, business, and premium economy class menus.Yasa caviar tartlet, anyone?
It’s all part of the $120 million facelift United Airlines is giving its terminal at Newark, which Bloomberg has proclaimed will be a “foodie theme park.” Showing up two hours early never sounded so good.
In the years following the recession, hedge funds and private equity firms snapped up cheap residential real estate across the country. Here’s where to move if you want to send Wall Street a rent check.
No paperwork, no queuing at fluorescent-lit counters at midnight, and no bizarre pricing tricks. The Austin-based company is taking a shot at a stubbornly old-school industry.
Darden Restaurants has tapped a company insider to take the helm of the Olive Garden parent just four months after an activist investor replaced its entire board.
A city housing court judge ruled this week that tenants in New York’s thousands of rent-stabilized buildings can face eviction if they list their apartments on the popular lodging site.
Anything is possible if you set your mind on it.
The CEO of Starwood Hotels and Resortsannounced his resignation today. The move sent the stock moving up, but was a reminder of challenges ahead for the $14 billion hotel operator.
Keyless check-in, mobile booking, and entire boutique brands dedicated to luring technology-minded globetrotters illustrate how far the world’s biggest hotel chains are going to move beyond the archaic status quo. But is it far enough?
With sliding sales, problems around the world, and a CEO dropped after less than three years on the job, pressure is mounting. Some believe the Big Mac could soon be a target for activist investors, who enjoyed a string of victories last year.
The food and drink giant said on its earnings call Wednesday that it was driving more retail sales growth than any of its competitors, even as a strong U.S. dollar crimps the profitability of its global operations.
Chipotle just reported a 35% earnings increase in 2014. The results show just how powerful the company has become in the fast casual dining industry.