NDTV Cooks | Thursday September 11, 2014
McDonald's is in need of a secret weapon that will help boost sales and bring back lost customers. Their sales report for August works as a wake up call and reflects just how bad the situation really is. They've reported a 2.8% drop in sales the U.S. same-store sales in August, 0.7% in Europe and an...
Associated Press | Wednesday September 10, 2014
McDonald's said that key global sales figure fell 3.7 percent in August due to the food-safety scandal in China.Earlier this month, McDonald's Corp. said that it will monitor its suppliers in China more closely after a food-safety scandal in the country hurt its sales and reputation. The announcemen...
Associated Press | Wednesday September 3, 2014
McDonald's said it will monitor its suppliers in China more closely after a food-safety scandal in the country hurt the hamburger chain's sales and reputation.The company said Tuesday it plans to increase audits and video monitoring at its suppliers and send more employees to meat production facilit...
Wednesday September 3, 2014
The fast food company will increase audits and video monitoring at its food suppliers. It will also send more employees to meat production facilities to make sure its food is prepared safely.
Friday August 29, 2014
The world's third largest burger chain is coming to India through a tie-up with Sierra Nevada Restaurants Private Limited.
Wednesday August 27, 2014
The estranged Indian partner of McDonald's, Vikram Bakshi today asked the US food major to return all the prime properties leased to it for running restaurants.
World | Reuters | Tuesday August 26, 2014
Russia's food safety watchdog has ordered the temporary closure of one of McDonald's restaurants in Yekaterinburg in the Urals region, the fifth such closure in recent weeks, the fast food chain said on Tuesday.
World | Reuters | Sunday August 24, 2014
Russian authorities are not planning to close the McDonald's chain in the country, Deputy Prime Minister Arkady Dvorkovich was quoted saying on Saturday, after inspectors visited a number of restaurants run by the fast-food company.
World | Agence France-Presse | Thursday August 21, 2014
Five people accused by Chinese authorities of being members of a religious cult went on trial Thursday for beating a woman to death at a McDonald's restaurant, the court said.
World | Associated Press | Tuesday August 19, 2014
At a dinner McDonald's hosted for reporters and bloggers, waiters served cuisine prepared by celebrity chefs using ingredients from the chain's menu.
Associated Press | Tuesday August 19, 2014
At a dinner McDonald's hosted for reporters and bloggers, waiters served cuisine prepared by celebrity chefs using ingredients from the chain's menu.A Kung Pao chicken appetizer was made with Chicken McNuggets doused in sweet and sour sauce and garnished with parsley. Slow-cooked beef was served wit...
Tuesday August 5, 2014
An undercover local Chinese TV report on July 20 showed workers at Shanghai Husi Food Co Ltd using expired meat and doctoring food production dates. Regulators immediately closed the factory, which is part of OSI Group LLC, a US food supplier and imp...
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday August 5, 2014
McDonald's said on Monday that a recent scandal over expired meat from a Chinese food supplier has had a "significant negative impact" on sales in China, Japan and some other markets.
Monday August 4, 2014
The head of the world's biggest restaurant chain, who for much of his two years at the helm has been battling to spark sales growth in the United States and Europe, got battered by headline-grabbing bad news in late July.
Reuters | Thursday September 11, 2014
McDonald's Corp has suspended sales of chicken nuggets and other items in Hong Kong after it said it imported products from Shanghai Husi Food, the U.S.-owned Chinese company at the centre of a food safety scare in China.McDonald's said it imported certain products from Shanghai Husi between July la...
World | Associated Press | Thursday July 31, 2014
The owner of the KFC and Pizza Hut restaurant chains says a scandal over food safety in China has hurt sales and might be severe enough to cut into the company's global profit.
World | Associated Pres | Wednesday July 30, 2014
McDonald's is coming under intensifying pressure for labour practices at its US restaurants.
Associated Press | Monday July 28, 2014
Nearly a quarter-century after McDonald's startled and delighted Soviets with their first taste of American fast-food culture, the company's now facing a suit that could ban it from selling some of its signature products. The Russian consumer protection agency said it is taking the company to court ...
Reuters | Monday July 28, 2014
The parent company of a scandal-hit Chinese food supplier said it is withdrawing all products made by the subsidiary.Shanghai Husi Food Co Ltd, owned by Illinois-based OSI Group LLC, is at the centre of a major food safety scandal, which has spread from China to Hong Kong and Japan, over allegations...
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday July 28, 2014
McDonald's outlets in Beijing and Shanghai have yanked their flagship burgers off the menu after a key US supplier recalled products made by its Shanghai factory, which is alleged to have used expired meat.