Sysco agreed on Monday to buy US Foods for about $3.5 billion in stock and cash, uniting two of the biggest food distributors in the country.
McDonald's, which last year got 32 percent of revenue from its U.S. locations, has been revamping its menu and trying to improve service to attract Americans amid fierce restaurant competition.
Dec. 9 (Bloomberg) -- Five U.S. agencies will finish the Volcker rule tomorrow after more than three years of Wall Street resistance to its limits on trading and investing.
Japan's economy grew less than previously thought in the July to September quarter. GDP grew by 0.3pc in the third quarter of the year, against an initial estimate of 0.5pc and lower than expectations of 0.4pc.
A man who dozed off on a flight from Louisiana, awoke to find himself cold and alone on a locked plane. Tom Wagner was on his way to visit his sister in California.