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Why China Loves American Chain Restaurants So Much

Clarissa Wei writes: The highest Pizza Hut in the world is perched on the 24th floor of a skyscraper in Xiamen, a city (population: 3.5 million) in the Chinese province of Fujian. There’s often a wait for seats; calling in for reservations is [...]

Enjoy That Cup of Coffee! Your Total Comes to $55

To justify eye-popping prices, high-end java spots use rare beans, fancy machines, elaborate preparations and heaps of hyperbole. NEW YORK— Charles Passy reports: In this hyper-caffeinated city, you don’t have to venture far to find an [...]

[VIDEO] Hong Kong’s Soho Then and Now

With a penchant for being the underdog, and their commitment to pushing boundaries, and setting trends in hospitality and restaurant operations, Christopher Mark and Syed Asim Hussain built their restaurant empire in Soho way before it transformed [...]