Super-sized expectations: McDonald’s gears up for Q2 earnings report

[ad_1] McDonald’s earnings expectations McDonald’s is expected to benefit from increased US same-store sales and an increase in its share of the quick-service market in 2023, driven by the growth of digital orders and value offerings. The company’s loyalty program, of approximately 25 million active members, has the potential to drive digital sales and increase … Read more

Great Expectations viewers brand BBC adaptation an ‘abomination’

[ad_1] TELLY fans were left fuming after BBC bosses changed the ending of Charles Dickens classic Great Expectations – branding the latest adaptation pure “rubbish.” Literary lovers and BBC viewers alike were up in arms about the plot twist in the final scenes which saw Miss Haversham choose to burn her own wedding dress – … Read more

Snow outperforms expectations in parts of East TN, creating traffic troubles

[ad_1] Snow Monday night led to travel disruptions across East Tennessee. KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — The snow came quickly, and unexpectedly, for Jeff Headrick — the Blount County Highway Superintendent. “We were looking forward to everybody staying home, still enjoying the holidays,” Headrick said.  He said he expected light flurries, without travel impacts. Then, the snow … Read more