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The Hottest Thing in Food Is Made of Peas, Soy, and Mung Beans

Impossible Foods has Burger King. Beyond Meat has Whole Foods. The ultimate prize, McDonald’s, is still up for grabs.


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Hold on to your smartphone -- the holiday price wars between Walmart Inc. and Inc. are heating up.

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McDonald’s CEO Wants Big Macs to Keep Up With Big Tech

Three years ago, Steve Easterbrook ran out of patience. Before flying home to Chicago for the Christmas holidays, he stopped in Madrid to meet with Spanish executives from McDonald’s. In a conference room at the company’s local office off the A6 highway, the mood soured as managers lamented heavy losses on the evenings when FC Barcelona and Real Madrid C.F. competed. Diners were staying home and ordering from archrival Burger King for delivery—a service McDonald’s didn’t offer.

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