Colombian fast food chain bets on automated restaurants

A customer picks up his order from a locker while others place their orders via touchscreen at a MUY restaurant, a Colombian fast-food chain that is planning to turn its branches into automated restaurants, in Bogota, Colombia, Thursday, Aug. 13, 2020. The chain has opened its first “contactless store” in a commercial district of Bogota, […]

With planes grounded, airline food seeks new life

“Pork Plz”: An airline-themed ready meal is sold at 4,300 won ($3.60). Yim Hyun-su/The Korea Herald/Asia News Network SEOUL — When convenience store CU launched airline-themed ready meals late June, the company said it wanted to “comfort” people who couldn’t travel...

San Miguel Food & Beverage’s Q1 profit down 20%

San Miguel President Ramon S. Ang. AP FILE PHOTO Consumer giant San Miguel Food and Beverage Inc. (SMFB) saw a 20 percent year-on-year drop in first quarter consolidated net income to P5.8 billion as the enhanced community quarantine (ECQ) and liquor bans in key...