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Today in Manufacturing Podcast
Today in Manufacturing has a new podcast brought to you by the editors of Industrial Media. In each episode, we discuss the five biggest stories in manufacturing, and the implications they have on the industry moving forward.
Apr 22nd, 2022
Beyond Meat Shares Tumble After Disappointing Quarter
The plant-based meat company slashed prices as demand from restaurants fell.
May 13th, 2022
Starbucks Reports Record Sales
But its profits took a hit from climbing labor costs.
May 4th, 2022
Surging Sales Offset McDonald's Troubles Abroad
Higher menu prices and easing COVID-19 restrictions sparked an 11% increase in revenue.
Apr 28th, 2022
FDA Investigates Lucky Charms
Dozens of customers are complaining of illness after eating it.
Apr 18th, 2022
McDonald's Investors Consider Civil Rights Audit
An advocacy group cited 50 complaints and lawsuits at McDonald's restaurants over the past six years.
Apr 8th, 2022
Starbucks Halts Stock Buybacks as Schultz Returns
Those billions of dollars will be plowed into the company instead.
Apr 5th, 2022
McDonald's Workers Reach Settlement Deal over Harassment
Michigan McDonald's worker Jenna Ries said she sued so that other women wouldn't have to go through what she endured.
Apr 5th, 2022
McDonald's, Starbucks, Coke, Pepsi Halt Business in Russia
McDonald's is temporarily closing 850 stores in the country and Starbucks is idling 130.
Mar 8th, 2022
Beyond Meat Q4 Sales Dropped Q4 Amid Weak Retail Demand
The company said growing restaurant demand couldn't make up for a 19.5% decline in sales at U.S. groceries and other retailers.
Feb 24th, 2022
Coca-Cola Q4 Sales Jump 10% as Venues Re-open
The volume of Coke products sold for use outside of the home exceeded 2019 levels for the first time since the pandemic began.
Feb 10th, 2022
McDonald's Q4 Sales Jump, But Profits Curtailed by Higher Costs
U.S. costs for food and paper products rose 4% in 2021, and 3% internationally.
Jan 28th, 2022