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Unformatted text preview: adding a new item, sometimes it does not make too much of a difference. With its rivals being Wendy’s and Burger King, McDonalds does the occasional price specials and promotions, but really went out on a limb for the customer and environment by purchasing brown bags that were eco friendly. These franchises make a profit and are profitable as they are innovative with their business model. Week 1 DQ 2 The prices of bananas are higher during the colder season because fewer areas are able to supply bananas thus causing the prices to rise. Another factor that could affect prices would be natural disaster to crops or insects. When the bananas in season are available from multiple locations companies are able to purchase at a lower cost making them less expensive....
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- Spring '10
- BURGER KING, Hamburger, operating costs