The fast-food combat for breakfast is heating up. McDonald’s mentioned Tuesday that it’ll supply hen sandwiches which can be served on griddle muffins and biscuits in the beginning of the day, for a restricted time. The chain faces intense competitors from rivals vying for morning prospects in addition to stress to step up its hen choices after Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen sparked a battle over poultry final 12 months by introducing a hen sandwich that shortly turned successful. McDonald’s shares gained 0.5% Tuesday.
The sudden dying of Kobe Bryant despatched followers searching for merchandise linked to the basketball icon. Nike mentioned its web site bought out of Kobe Bryant merchandise, rebutting media studies it had pulled the merchandise. A number of media shops earlier reported Nike pulled the gadgets to thwart consumers looking for to resell them at larger costs. A Nike spokesman mentioned Tuesday the corporate didn’t take away Kobe Bryant merchandise or ask retailers to ship them again. Mr. Bryant, who died Sunday in a helicopter crash, was one in every of Nike’s largest basketball stars after it signed him to an endorsement contract in 2003. Shares fell 0.6% Tuesday.
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