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Jollibee reports net loss of P2.07 billion in Q1 2020 due to coronavirus

May 28, 2020 - 8:15 PM

Jollibee says it will incur even higher losses in the 2nd quarter. It is also slashing its capex by 63% and will be 'very selective' in opening new stores.

Jollibee’s Mango Graham Sundae Twirl now available for delivery

Apr 18, 2020 - 11:52 AM

Jollibee's latest ice cream sundae offering features vanilla soft-serve ice cream, crushed graham crackers, and mangoes on top

Jollibee's Amazing Aloha Yumburger is back – for good

Apr 16, 2020 - 3:01 PM

Jollibee's pineapple-in-a-burger item will no longer be seasonal – the Amazing Aloha Yumburger is here to stay, and is now available for delivery

Jollibee introduces Iced Coffee with Coffee Jelly, Brown Sugar Milk Tea

Apr 15, 2020 - 3:35 PM

Jollibee's new beverages are now available for delivery from 10 am to 5 pm every day!

Singapore fines Jollibee for violating safe distancing rules

Apr 13, 2020 - 5:40 PM

(UPDATED) A Jollibee branch in Singapore is fined S$1,000 for allowing food delivery personnel 'to crowd together without one-meter spacing between one another'

FINED. A Jollibee branch in Singapore is fined S$1,000 because it ‘failed to ensure proper crowd management and allowed delivery personnel to crowd together without one-meter spacing between one another.’ Photo from ESG/STB

LOOK: Jollibee offers ready-to-cook food for a limited time only

Mar 28, 2020 - 10:32 AM

Now you can cook Jollibee's tuna pie, fries, buko pie, beef tapa, chicken, and other classics at home!

Employees thank Jollibee for advanced salary, 13th month pay

Mar 19, 2020 - 8:20 PM

With their salaries and benefits assured, workers say they will be able to comply with the mandatory home quarantine and minimize the spread of the novel coronavirus

Meet Jollibee's senior and differently-abled service crew

Mar 13, 2020 - 11:16 AM

You may find them working at company-owned branches of Jollibee, Chowking, Greenwich, Burger King, and Red Ribbon in Manila and Pasay

Tough year: Jollibee net income down 14.4% in 2019

Feb 18, 2020 - 6:00 PM

Jollibee shrugs off its struggles in 2019, as it looks forward to more stores abroad bringing in more cash in 2020

LOOK: Jollibee introduces Spicy Tuna Pie

Feb 10, 2020 - 3:43 PM

Jollibee brings back the tuna pie, while also introducing a new hot and spicy variant

New Jollibee Petron SLEX Southbound store is leveling up its customer experience

Jan 15, 2020 - 2:07 PM

Jollibee’s 1200th store is innovating with a dual-lane drive-thru, food conveyor belts, self-order kiosks, cashless transactions, and much more

LOOK: Jollibee opens new branches in U.S. and Canada

Jan 03, 2020 - 6:46 PM

Long lines welcome the opening of the new Jollibee stores in Chandler, Arizona; and in Regina in Saskatchewan, Canada

JOLLIBEE IN SASKATCHEWAN. Philippine fast-food chain Jollibee draws long lines of customers for its milestone opening in Saskatchewan, Canada. Photo courtesy of Jollibee

Jollibee is phasing out Champ burgers

Jan 02, 2020 - 11:18 PM

'Soon,' the Champ burger will be no more

Here's how you can get the limited-edition Jollibee and Hetty Funko Pop

Dec 01, 2019 - 1:21 PM

Jollibee, this time, is holding the ever-popular Bucket of Chickenjoy

ANOTHER ONE. Jollibee releases another limited-edition toy. Image courtesy of Jollibee

A jollier experience awaits at the Jollibee Level Up Joy store

Nov 22, 2019 - 3:52 PM

Jollibee opens new Level Up Joy Store in Katipunan with modern store design, exciting innovations

Jollibee is leveling up the customer experience by rolling out self-order kiosks

Nov 21, 2019 - 6:33 PM

To date, there are a total of 97 self-order kiosks that have been installed in 37 Jollibee branches all over the country

CATRIONA GRAY AND JOSHUA GARCIA. 2018 Miss Universe Catriona Gray and Kapamilya actor and Jollibee endorser Joshua Garcia try out the self-order kiosks at the newly opened Level Up Joy Store of Jollibee in Katipunan, Quezon City.

Mang Inasal marks a milestone anew with opening of 600th store

Nov 15, 2019 - 5:01 PM

The newest branch is located at J.P. Laurel National Highway Purok 1 Barangay Tambo Lipa City, Batangas

Jollibee to operate Tim Ho Wan in China

Nov 14, 2019 - 12:50 PM

Jollibee and its foreign partner will be investing $13 million to operate and expand the Tim Ho Wan brand in China

LOOK: Jollibee introduces new breakfast pies

Nov 04, 2019 - 10:49 AM

Cheese lovers, rejoice

BREAKFAST PIES. The Filipino fastfood cgain introduces new items to the menu. Courtesy of Jollibee Philippines

LOOK: Jollibee now has Buko Pie on the menu

Oct 15, 2019 - 3:49 PM

You can get Jollibee's newest pie variant at P30 or at P89 for a set of 3

WATCH: DOT partners with Jollibee for food-centric tourism campaign

Sep 01, 2019 - 7:50 PM

'We believe that one of the best ways to explore the Philippines and experience the country's culture is through our numerous and unique food offerings,' says Tourism Secretary Bernadette Romulo Puyat

EATS MORE FUN. The Department of Tourism partners with Jollibee for its food tourism campaign. Photo courtesy of Jollibee

New from Jollibee: Crispy Spice Fries, Bacon Cheesy Yumburger

Aug 31, 2019 - 1:48 PM

Sufries! With 3 new menu items, Jollibee gives us more reasons to be happy

Isko Moreno, fast food chains sign pact to employ seniors, PWDs

Aug 23, 2019 - 3:47 PM

Jollibee, Chowking, Mang Inasal, and Greenwich commit to employ 2 senior citizens and one person with disability for each of their branches in Manila

MORE SENIORS. Jollibee and other fast food chains commit to employing more senior citizens in Manila. Rappler file photo

Smashburger, Red Ribbon hurt Jollibee's profits in H1 2019

Aug 05, 2019 - 5:25 PM

Jollibee's net income for the 1st half of 2019 drops by 34.4% to P2.7 billion, mainly due to Smashburger's losses and lower sales from Red Ribbon

Stocks to Watch: Jollibee in charts

Jul 29, 2019 - 9:30 AM

It's not just Chickenjoy: Jollibee is also selling cakes, burgers, pho, and now, more coffee. Can it brew Coffee Bean back to profit?

Jollibee shares drop after news of Coffee Bean acquisition

Jul 24, 2019 - 8:35 PM

Jollibee's stock price goes down by 8% on Wednesday, July 24, and closes at P251, its lowest since October 2018

Jollibee to acquire Coffee Bean for $350 million

Jul 24, 2019 - 1:30 PM

Jollibee chairman Tony Tan Caktiong says the deal will bring Jollibee 'closer to its vision to be one of the top 5 restaurant companies in the world in terms of market capitalization'

LOOK: Jollibee Funko Pop wears a barong for Independence Day 2019

Jun 11, 2019 - 4:29 PM

Jollibee now sports a Barong Tagalog!

LOOK: Jollibee opens store in Guam

Apr 06, 2019 - 5:25 PM

The new Jollibee store seats 205 and is located in front of Micronesia Mall in Dededo, the most populous village in Guam

NEW STORE. Jollibee opens its 38th store in the United States in Guam. Photo courtesy of Jollibee Foods Corporation

Jollibee profit zooms by 17.1% in 2018

Feb 14, 2019 - 6:40 PM

Jollibee's net income grows to P8.3 billion in 2018, shrugging off inflation woes and controversies over its labor practices

Jollibee vows to regularize 3,000 workers yearly; but Bello wants more

Dec 27, 2018 - 1:55 PM

DOLE Secretary Silvestre Bello III says he is 'not completely happy' with Jollibee, which he said should aim to regularize 10,000 contractual workers

NOT ENOUGH FOR BELLO. Jollibee commits to regularize 3,000 workers annually.

SM regularizes 11,660 workers in 2018 – DOLE

Dec 17, 2018 - 5:55 PM

Meanwhile, Jollibee has regularized some 1,000 workers this year and has committed more for next year, says the Department of Labor and Employment

REGULAR. SM Malls regularized over 11,000 workers. Mall background photo by Shutterstock

What do Leni Robredo and Jollibee have in common?

Dec 09, 2018 - 5:35 PM

(UPDATED) Vice President Leni Robredo finds herself in the company of several firms, a dead bishop, 'mutant' groups, and even the Philippines' top fast-food chain, among others, all supposedly bound by the same objective

'BUDDIES'. Vice President Leni Robredo and her 'friend' Jollibee, at the inauguration of the the opening of a Jollibee branch along in Naga in March 2017. Photo from OVP

IN PHOTOS: Jollibee opens in Manhattan, New York

Oct 31, 2018 - 12:32 PM

The famous bee’s first store in Manhattan has got Chickenjoy fanatics in NYC buzzing

IN PHOTOS: Why people braved long lines for Jollibee's first UK store

Oct 21, 2018 - 12:00 PM

By morning, the winding queue stretched around the residential blocks behind the store – why did so many people line up?

Chickenjoy power: Jollibee opens first store in the UK

Oct 18, 2018 - 6:00 PM

The homegrown fast food giant plans on opening over 25 – yes, 25 – branches in the United Kingdom by 2023

Jollibee in London shows PH businesses can go global – envoy

Sep 29, 2018 - 8:00 AM

The Philippine embassy says Jollibee, the first Philippine fast food chain to expand to the United Kingdom, is 'blazing the trail for other Philippine businesses'

JOLLIBEE LONDON. Philippine Ambassador to the UK Antonio Manuel Lagdameo and Philippine Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III smile as Jollibee snaps a groufie at the first Jollibee store in London. Photo by Stacy Garcia

London to taste Jollibee's Chickenjoy starting October 20

Sep 26, 2018 - 1:40 PM

Jollibee will open its first London branch in the district of Earl's Court, a central hub of the Filipino community there

Jollibee Funko Pop creates lengthy queues at APCC Manila 2018

Jul 27, 2018 - 11:17 PM

Fans queued for hours on the first day of AsiaPOP Comicon to get their hands on the collectible toy

FUNKO FANS. People stood in line for hours to buy the Jollibee Funko Pop toy. All photos by Alecs Ongcal

Jollibee releases Bistek Burger Steak

Jul 24, 2018 - 10:57 PM

Are you here for this?

NEW ON THE MENU. Jollibee releases the bistek burger steak. Photo courtesy of Jollibee

The week in photos: June 23-29, 2018

Jun 30, 2018 - 10:30 AM

This week's selection of photo highlights here and around the world

People take part in the annual 2018 New York City Pride Parade on June 24, 2018 as they make their way down 7th Avenue in New York. / AFP PHOTO / TIMOTHY A. CLARY

LOOK: Jollibee Funko Pop out in July

Jun 28, 2018 - 3:08 PM

Are you collecting this Funko Pop?

COLLECTIBLE. The Filipino brand comes out with a Funko Pop version of the ubiquitous bee. Image from the Jollibee Facebook account

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Jollibee, Dole, PLDT among top companies 'engaged' in illegal contracting

May 28, 2018 - 3:20 PM

The Department of Labor and Employment says 767 companies were engaging in the labor-only contracting, while 2,610 companies were suspected.

BRIEFING. Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III on May 28, 2018 says he submitted the list of companies engaged in illegal contracting to Malacanang. Photo by Aika Rey/Rappler

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May 10, 2018 - 10:42 AM

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VOTED. Former Malaysian prime minister and opposition party Pakatan Harapan's candidate Mahathir Mohamad shows his inked finger as he casts his vote at a polling station during the 14th general elections in Alor Setar on May 9, 2018.​ Photo by Jewel Samad/ AFP

Jollibee to buy master franchise holder of Tim Ho Wan

May 09, 2018 - 7:00 PM

Jollibee Foods Corporation is acquiring the master franchise holder of the Michelin-star dim sum restaurant chain through a private equity fund investment

Jollibee suspends Chowking, Greenwich, Red Ribbon delivery websites

May 09, 2018 - 3:45 PM

Another Jollibee-owned chain, Burger King Philippines, will continue to operate as it's 'on a different platform.' Mang Inasal, on the other hand, doesn't have its own delivery website

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CJ Sereno returns to SC Photo by Maria Tan

Jollibee delivery website suspended over 'serious vulnerabilities'

May 08, 2018 - 9:13 PM

(UPDATED) The National Privacy Commission orders the suspension, saying that around 18 million users of Jollibee's delivery website are at risk

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PAIN. This night is forever etched in the memory of Nanette Castillo. The night unindentified gunmen shot and killed her son, Aldrin in front of their house in Tondo, Manila. Photo by Noel Celis/AFP