Fast food workers were arrested during strike in the U.S.

Last Thursday a total of 44 people were arrested in protests of fast food restaurant workers in New York and Los Angeles, during a series of demonstrations and strikes to demand a pay rise and to join unions. Spokeswoman of the New York Police Department (NYPD) said there were 19...

Wendy´s Fast-food chain enters to the Ecuadorian market

The Wendy’s franchise, with the opening of its first restaurant in Ecuador, located in Avenida 9 de Octubre, expanded its brand to the country number 28.Wendy´d counts with the international menu, but some items are made with local raw material.   Thus explained Rebecca...
Fast food franchises will use national meat

Fast food franchises will use national meat

Richard Espinosa, Coordinating Minister of production, said yesterday that in six months, hamburgers sold in fast-food chains will no longer have imported meat, but it will be replaced by national product. Currently, most comes from abroad, since the franchise standards require a...
What is striking in the fast food

What is striking in the fast food?

Advertising is one of the main factors that attract the attention of people to fast food. Michael Moss, New York Times reporter and winner of the Pulitzer for the work ‘ salt, sugar, fat: how food giants have seduced us ‘, explains the way in which the food industry...

Ecuador proposes the use of local products for fast food

After a meeting with the commercial sector and entrepreneurs, the Minister of Industries, Ramiro Gonzalez said that both the meat and potatoes used by fast food chains shall go through a process of import substitution; meaning that a part of what is now imported  in the future...