Tag: Parent

‘Onward’ is a solid tale of elf improvement and another dead Disney parent

Onward Starring the voices of Tom Holland, Chris Pratt, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Octavia Spencer, Lena Waithe, and Ali Wong. Directed by Dan Scanlon. 102 minutes. Opens Friday at GTA cinemas. G “Onward,” the newest animated adventure from Disney/Pixar, finally brings mainstream representation to a group previously relegated to the margins of popular culture: the fantasy-obsessed metalhead.…

Tim Hortons parent RBI names Duncan Fulton as chief corporate officer

OAKVILLE—Restaurant Brands International Inc., the parent company of Tim Hortons, has named Duncan Fulton as its chief corporate officer, effective immediately. Fulton was president of Canadian Tire’s FGL Sports Ltd. group until earlier this year. He had previously served as senior vice-president for communications. He also brings a wealth of political experience. Fulton served as…

Tim Hortons franchisee group files lawsuit against parent company Restaurant Brands International

By Aleksandra SaganThe Canadian Press Fri., Oct. 6, 2017 VANCOUVER—The legal battle between a group of Tim Hortons franchisees and their parent company escalated Friday as the corporate-unsanctioned franchisee association filed a lawsuit alleging that Restaurant Brands International, its subsidiary and several executives have subverted their right to associate. The defendants have engaged in conduct…

Tim Hortons parent company to buy Popeyes for US$1.8 billion

Aleksandra Sagan, THE CANADIAN PRESS Feb 21, 2017 , Last Updated: 10:28 AM ET TORONTO — Is there a chicken-flavoured donut in our future? The parent company of Tim Hortons and Burger King is making a move to add fried chicken with an offer to buy Popeyes in a friendly deal. Restaurant Brands International said…