World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday June 25, 2015
Couples who buy abducted children in China will face criminal punishment under proposed laws that would remove their exemption from prosecution, reports said today, as authorities clamp down on the flourishing child trafficking industry.
NDTV Food | Monday June 15, 2015
From a dead mouse in a cup of McDonald's coffee in Canada, dead worms in Cadbury's chocolate in India to rodent's fur found in a batch of Heinz ketchup in Mexico, there have been many such instances and food controversies that shook the consumers' tr...
AFP | Wednesday June 10, 2015
President Obama's former long-serving White House press secretary Robert Gibbs is joining McDonald's
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday June 9, 2015
America's health-conscious First Lady Michelle Obama may raise an eyebrow, but her husband's former long-serving White House press secretary Robert Gibbs is joining McDonald's, the firm announced today.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Thursday May 28, 2015
Stunned by the arrests of senior FIFA figures, top sponsors who pour millions into world football, including Coca-Cola, Adidas, McDonald's and Visa, pressed the global body to clean itself up.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Thursday May 28, 2015
The companies that will pay hundreds of millions of dollar for the right to place their ads around World Cup venues in Russia in 2018 said they expect ethical behavior and transparency from FIFA, after seven football officials were arrested in Zurich...
Reuters | Friday May 22, 2015
McDonald's Chief Executive Steve Easterbrook is fighting on numerous fronts as he works to turn around the company.
World News | Reuters | Friday May 22, 2015
McDonald's Corp shareholders defied executives at its annual meeting on Thursday, approving a proposal to make it easier to nominate directors to the board of the fast-food chain and taking its new CEO to task over wages, advertising and its food.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday May 12, 2015
As MPs arrived in Britain's parliament Monday after a general election, Conservatives exchanged kisses and handshakes while a new bloc of Scottish nationalists faced their first battle - finding their way around.
AFP | Saturday May 9, 2015
McDonald's cited fierce competition and falling customer traffic for the US weakness and said it was taking steps to boost sales, including offering a simplified menu.
Tuesday May 5, 2015
Wendy's seeks to differentiate itself by offering a casual dining experience at a 'quick serving restaurant' price, it said.
Reuters | Tuesday May 5, 2015
McDonald's Corp's new chief executive officer said he would reorganize business units in a bid to turn the fast-food chain into a "modern, progressive burger company."
Thomson Reuters | Monday May 4, 2015
The plans include organizing McDonald's business around four new operating divisions, selling restaurants to franchisees, cutting corporate costs, improving food quality and taking layers out of its "cumbersome" management structure.
Rupert Neate, guardian.co.uk | Monday May 4, 2015
By 1958 McDonald's had sold 100m hamburgers - now the burger chain has 36,258 McDonald's restaurants in 119 countries.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday April 30, 2015
A McDonald's joint venture in China supplying its outlets with French fries has been slapped with a record 3.9 million yuan ($630,000) fine for water pollution, state media reported.
Reuters | Thursday April 23, 2015
"Making this pledge is the right thing to do for our company, the planet and the communities in which our supply chain operates," said Francesca DeBiase, senior vice president of McDonald's worldwide supply chain and sustainability.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday April 23, 2015
A Michigan woman was sentenced three to seven years in prison after firing her gun at a McDonald's drive-through when her hamburger was delivered twice without bacon, local media reported on Wednesday.
Reuters | Tuesday April 21, 2015
The world's biggest fast-food chain has been testing myriad new ideas, including kiosk ordering, custom burgers and even a completely new restaurant brand.
AFP | Tuesday April 21, 2015
Fast food giant McDonald's said it was aware of a New Zealand woman's allegation that she found a half-eaten cockroach in a hamburger bought at one of its South Island restaurants.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday April 20, 2015
Fast food giant McDonald's said Monday it was aware of a New Zealand woman's allegation she found a half-eaten cockroach in a hamburger bought at one of its South Island restaurants.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday April 8, 2015
Cuba is far from seeing a McDonald's or Starbucks open any time soon, but the diplomatic thaw with the United States is bringing more American visitors to the sweltering island.
Mark Bittman, The New York Times | Wednesday April 8, 2015
You could almost feel sorry for McDonald's. That's an odd sentiment when you consider that the company's revenues in 2014 were $27.4 billion and its stock price makes it worth something like $92 billion.
Jana Kasperkevic, guardian.co.uk | Friday April 3, 2015
McDonald's workers who are struggling to make ends meet have vowed to keep fighting for $15-an-hour pay and the right to form a union without retaliation.
Jana Kasperkevic, guardian.co.uk | Thursday April 2, 2015
McDonalds will raise pay for 90,000 of its US employees starting on 1 July but only employees working directly for McDonalds will qualify for the increase.