Taco Bell's Answer to Chipotle Isn't Taco Bell

Aug. 6 (Bloomberg) -- This month Yum! Brands launches a new restaurant concept: U.S. Taco Co., which serves tacos with regional-American flavors in an upscale setting. Can it challenge Chipotle in the fast-growing "fast casual" dining category? Bloomberg's Venessa Wong samples the food and examines the business. (Source: Bloomberg)
Has China's Slowdown Infected Japan’s Production?
16:40 - Japan’s industrial production unexpectedly fell in July, sapping a rebound in the economy from a slump last quarter. Output fell 0.6 percent from June, when it increased 1.1 percent, the trade ministry said on Monday, compared with the median forecast for a 0.1 percent gain in Bloomberg survey. The world’s third-biggest economy is struggling to recover from a contraction, as slowing growth in China -- Japan’s biggest trading partner -- weighs on exports.
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