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Crain's Chicago Business
Why rage against the minimum wage when fast food can automate the kitchen?hour, while the Chicago base wage rises to $10.50 an hour in July and will be $
Why rage against the minimum wage when fast food can automate the kitchen?
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 2 days ago
hour, while the Chicago base wage rises to $10.50 an hour in July and will be $13 in 2019 for non-tipped employees. Former McDonald's USA CEO Ed Rensi predicted a big tech push during a recent interview with Fox Business. “It's cheaper to buy a... Read more
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Business Insider
Pizza Hut just signaled a terrifying reality for fast-food workersbeen piloted in US restaurants yet, but it might not be long before they become
Pizza Hut just signaled a terrifying reality for fast-food workers
Business Insider / Posted 3 days ago
been piloted in US restaurants yet, but it might not be long before they become mainstream, at least according to former McDonald's USA CEO Ed Rensi. Former McDonald's USA CEO Ed Rensi warned on Tuesday: "It's cheaper to buy a $35,000 robotic... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Pizza Hut just signaled a terrifying reality for fast-food workersacross the US to speed up customer service and reduce labor costs. Robots have
Pizza Hut just signaled a terrifying reality for fast-food workers
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
across the US to speed up customer service and reduce labor costs. Robots haven't been piloted in US restaurants yet, but it might not be long before they become mainstream, at least according to former McDonald's USA CEO Ed Rensi.... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Pizza Hut just signaled a terrifying reality for fast-food workersacross the US to speed up customer service and reduce labor costs. Robots have
Pizza Hut just signaled a terrifying reality for fast-food workers
Stamford Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
across the US to speed up customer service and reduce labor costs. Robots haven't been piloted in US restaurants yet, but it might not be long before they become mainstream, at least according to former McDonald's USA CEO Ed Rensi.... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Pizza Hut just signaled a terrifying reality for fast-food workersacross the US to speed up customer service and reduce labor costs. Robots have
Pizza Hut just signaled a terrifying reality for fast-food workers
Connecticut Post / Posted 3 days ago
across the US to speed up customer service and reduce labor costs. Robots haven't been piloted in US restaurants yet, but it might not be long before they become mainstream, at least according to former McDonald's USA CEO Ed Rensi.... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
McDonald's CEO reveals how the fast-food chain will use robots in the futurebuy a $35,000 robotic arm than it is to hire an employee who's inefficient maki
McDonald's CEO reveals how the fast-food chain will use robots in the future
Stamford Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
buy a $35,000 robotic arm than it is to hire an employee who's inefficient making $15 an hour bagging french fries," former McDonald's USA CEO Ed Rensi said in an interview on Tuesday on the Fox Business Network's "Mornings with Maria." "It's... Read more
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Connecticut Post
McDonald's CEO reveals how the fast-food chain will use robots in the futurebuy a $35,000 robotic arm than it is to hire an employee who's inefficient maki
McDonald's CEO reveals how the fast-food chain will use robots in the future
Connecticut Post / Posted 3 days ago
buy a $35,000 robotic arm than it is to hire an employee who's inefficient making $15 an hour bagging french fries," former McDonald's USA CEO Ed Rensi said in an interview on Tuesday on the Fox Business Network's "Mornings with Maria." "It's... Read more
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Newsmax
Foxconn Robots Replace 60,000 Workers at Chinese Apple Supplieryuan, or $640 million, on robots, with plans to replace thousands of workers.
Foxconn Robots Replace 60,000 Workers at Chinese Apple Supplier
Newsmax / Posted 4 days ago
yuan, or $640 million, on robots, with plans to replace thousands of workers. Ed Rensi, who was chief executive officer of McDonald's USA in the 1990s, made headlines recently when he told Fox Business that robots would be cheaper than hiring... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Restore U.S. manufacturing? Robots just took 60K jobs at a factory in Chinathrough a company that no longer employs operators knows all too well, it hardl
Restore U.S. manufacturing? Robots just took 60K jobs at a factory in China
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
through a company that no longer employs operators knows all too well, it hardly stops there. Ed Rensi, a former CEO of McDonald's USA, had a revelation about automation while attending the National Restaurant Association Show in Chicago this... Read more
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Newsmax
McDonald's Protests: Workers 'Fight for $15,' Former CEO Discusses Robotsstores to $1 above the local minimum wage and offered workers the ability to ea
McDonald's Protests: Workers 'Fight for $15,' Former CEO Discusses Robots
Newsmax / Posted 4 days ago
stores to $1 above the local minimum wage and offered workers the ability to earn paid time off, the AP said. Former McDonald's USA CEO Ed Rensi told Fox Business that the minimum wage movement could lead more businesses to look to machines... Read more
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Daily Mail
McDonald's CEO says robots cheaper than people as staff ask $15p/hEx-McDonald's USA CEO says it's cheaper to just replace human workers with robo
McDonald's CEO says robots cheaper than people as staff ask $15p/h
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
Ex-McDonald's USA CEO says it's cheaper to just replace human workers with robots than pay them more the day before its employees protest for $15 minimum wage Ed Rensi made the remarks while talking to Fox Business Tuesday He said 'a $35,000... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Fed: Nearly half in U.S. would have trouble with emergency $400 expenseWith Parents Edges Out Other Living... Gresham-Barlow School District agrees t
Fed: Nearly half in U.S. would have trouble with emergency $400 expense
The Oklahoman / Posted 5 days ago
With Parents Edges Out Other Living... Gresham-Barlow School District agrees to pay transgender teacher, add... Former McDonald's USA CEO: $35K Robots Cheaper Than Hiring at $15 Per Hour |... Most Americans Think Burgers Are Healthy Syria... Read more
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The Verge
Foxconn replaces 60,000 factory workers with robotsthan retaining human labor. In the US, the debate is playing out in the form of
Foxconn replaces 60,000 factory workers with robots
The Verge / Posted 5 days ago
than retaining human labor. In the US, the debate is playing out in the form of a $15 an hour minimum wage, with former McDonald's USA CEO Ed Rensi saying, "It’s cheaper to buy a $35,000 robotic arm than it is to hire an employee who’s... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Activists call on Darden to limit antibiotics, boost worker paythe nation's largest full-service restaurant operator to strengthen its antibio
Activists call on Darden to limit antibiotics, boost worker pay
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 18 days ago
the nation's largest full-service restaurant operator to strengthen its antibiotics policy and boost pay for employees. McDonald's USA last year committed to a timeline for moving to chicken raised without antibiotics vital to fighting human... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
McDonald’s new fries might be one of its most successful tests of all timeto introducing Gilroy Garlic Fries to our customers in the Bay Area," Michael H
McDonald’s new fries might be one of its most successful tests of all time
Stamford Advocate / Posted 19 days ago
to introducing Gilroy Garlic Fries to our customers in the Bay Area," Michael Haracz, manager of culinary innovation at McDonald's USA, said in a press release announcing the new test item. People seem pretty upset that they are sold out. The... Read more
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Connecticut Post
McDonald’s new fries might be one of its most successful tests of all timeto introducing Gilroy Garlic Fries to our customers in the Bay Area," Michael H
McDonald’s new fries might be one of its most successful tests of all time
Connecticut Post / Posted 19 days ago
to introducing Gilroy Garlic Fries to our customers in the Bay Area," Michael Haracz, manager of culinary innovation at McDonald's USA, said in a press release announcing the new test item. People seem pretty upset that they are sold out. The... Read more
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FOX News
McDonald's testing garlic fries in Silicon Valley areato listening to our customers as seen by All Day Breakfast,” said Chef Michael
McDonald's testing garlic fries in Silicon Valley area
FOX News / Posted 26 days ago
to listening to our customers as seen by All Day Breakfast,” said Chef Michael Haracz, manager of culinary innovation at McDonald's USA. “We’re proud of the work done by local franchisees and the regional team to create this menu item with... Read more
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Daily Mail
McDonald's testing out 'Gilroy's Garlic Fries' in San Franciscoto introducing Gilroy Garlic Fries to our customers in the Bay Area,' Michael H
McDonald's testing out 'Gilroy's Garlic Fries' in San Francisco
Daily Mail / Posted 26 days ago
to introducing Gilroy Garlic Fries to our customers in the Bay Area,' Michael Haracz, manager of culinary innovation at McDonald's USA, said. Fries cost different amounts at different franchises but the small special fry is $0.59 more than... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
McDonald's is Testing World Famous Gilroy Garlic Friesto listening to our customers as seen by All Day Breakfast,” said Chef Michael
McDonald's is Testing World Famous Gilroy Garlic Fries
NBC Bay Area / Posted 27 days ago
to listening to our customers as seen by All Day Breakfast,” said Chef Michael Haracz, Manager of Culinary Innovation at McDonald's USA. “We’re proud of the work done by local franchisees and the regional team to create this menu item with... Read more
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NBC News
McDonald's Starts Serving Up Garlic Fries in San Franciscois committed to listening to our customers as seen by All Day Breakfast," Micha
McDonald's Starts Serving Up Garlic Fries in San Francisco
NBC News / Posted 27 days ago
is committed to listening to our customers as seen by All Day Breakfast," Michael Haracz, manager of culinary innovation at McDonald's USA, said in a statement. "We're proud of the work done by local franchisees and the regional team to create this... Read more
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CNBC
McDonald's tests garlic fries in San Franciscois committed to listening to our customers as seen by All Day Breakfast," Micha
McDonald's tests garlic fries in San Francisco
CNBC / Posted 27 days ago
is committed to listening to our customers as seen by All Day Breakfast," Michael Haracz, manager of culinary innovation at McDonald's USA, said in a statement. "We're proud of the work done by local franchisees and the regional team to create this... Read more
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