News Food & Beverage General
October 22, 2020  

Tim Hortons to test deposit program for returnable coffee cups, packaging

Cups and food containers would then be cleaned, sanitized and used again.

News Food & Beverage General
August 6, 2020  

Tim Hortons sales fall by one third as RBI feels the pain of pandemic

The parent of Tim Hortons and Burger King says net income fell to US$163 million in the quarter ended June 30

News Electronics General
June 30, 2020  

Tims mobile ordering app under investigation by privacy agencies

Concerns about how it may be collecting and using data about people’s movements as they go about their daily activities.

News Food & Beverage General
February 11, 2020  

‘Sizable gap’ between Tim’s performance and capability: CEO

RBI plans to fix the coffee-and-doughnut chain’s performance by elevating the quality of its core categories.

News Food & Beverage General
February 3, 2020  

Lukewarm sales, Tims seeks to reclaim Canadian brand identity

Chief corporate officer Duncan Fulton acknowledges that franchisees aren’t happy that some consumers no longer view Tim Hortons as a Canadian company

News Food & Beverage General
September 19, 2019  

Tim Hortons drops Beyond Meat products except in Ontario, BC

Company announced in May it would test its three meatless breakfast sandwiches at some stores.

News Food & Beverage General
August 6, 2019  

Tim Hortons bets future growth on trends and innovation in competitive market

Restaurant Brands International says rapid adoption of new tastes and technologies is helping drive sales growth across its more than 26,000 restaurants globally.

News Food & Beverage General
June 20, 2019  

Fast food players take tentative steps towards sustainable packaging

Canada is set to ban single-use plastics by 2021.

News Food & Beverage General
June 6, 2019  

Tim Hortons announces plans to expand to Thailand as RBI pushes global growth

Coffee-and-doughnut chain says it has signed an agreement with WeEat Company to develop the brand in the Southeast Asian country.

News Food & Beverage General
February 26, 2019  

Tim Hortons opens first Chinese location, offering salted egg yolk timbit

Coffee chain expects 1,500 locations opened across China over the next 10 years.

News Food & Beverage General
February 21, 2019  

U.S. franchisee files suit against Tim Hortons, alleging price gouging

RBI recently made a significant step toward reaching a settlement in two class-action lawsuits from a group of Canadian franchisees.

News Food & Beverage General
February 11, 2019  

Restaurant Brands reports US$163M Q4 profit, narrowly tops expectations

The company also continued to boast its international expansion plans for the Tim Hortons brand, including stores in China.

News Food & Beverage General
November 26, 2018  

Second Cup franchisees file lawsuit against coffee chain over debt, ad fund

The current and past franchisees outline a long list of complaints against their franchisor in a lawsuit filed earlier this month in the Superior Court of Quebec.

News Food & Beverage General
October 24, 2018  

Tim Hortons sees Canadian growth as it works to fix franchisee relationship

Revenue totalled $1.38 billion, up from $1.21 billion in the same quarter last year.

News Food & Beverage General
August 1, 2018  

Tim Hortons parent company poses rise in profits following franchisee strife

RBI experienced 87% rise in profits during its second quarter, ended June 30.

News Food & Beverage General
July 12, 2018  

Tim Hortons signs franchise agreement with Cartesian Capital to expand to China

Young people and white-collar workers in China increasingly drink coffee. Tims will open 1,500 stores in the country.

News Food & Beverage General
May 29, 2018  

Tims franchisees push back on company claims after licence renewal denial

Franchisee involved in lawsuit against coffee chain denied licence renewal for Toronto store.

Insight Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
January 10, 2018  

Who’s the bully when it comes to minimum wage hikes?

Government generally has little or no understanding of how small businesses operate.

Insight Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas Business Operations General Sustainability
June 25, 2015  

Double-double Tims trouble

The much beloved Canadian institution flew into some flak when it pulled Enbridge ads flashing by on its in-store TV screens.