AFP | Tuesday December 16, 2014
McDonald's in Japan has revealed that it is having to ration french fries, despite more than 1,000 tonnes of potatoes being airlifted, as eateries grapple with a crippling chip shortage.Industrial disputes on the United States West Coast are crimping exports of french fries, leaving Japanese restaur...
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday December 16, 2014
McDonald's in Japan said today it is having to ration french fries, despite having airlifted in more than 1,000 tonnes of potatoes, as eateries grapple with a crippling chip shortage.
Sunday December 14, 2014
The fast-food giant aims to simplify the dining experience after concluding that a proliferation of menu offerings slowed service and confused customers.
World | Agence France-Presse | Sunday December 14, 2014
McDonald's is betting that a slimmed-down menu and a push toward greater customization will help it reverse a troubling decline in sales in the US.
Associated Press | Thursday December 11, 2014
McDonald's is planning to trim its menu, review its cooking methods and maybe even get rid of some of the ingredients it uses to change perceptions that it serves junk food.CEO Don Thompson sought to reassure investors that such changes will help strengthen the chain's appeal as it fights to hold on...
Associated Press | Tuesday December 9, 2014
Hold the pickles, onions and special sauce. The Big Mac is becoming a victim of finicky tastes. As sales continue to slide in the United States, McDonald's plans to expand a test that lets people build their own burgers by tapping on a touchscreen to pick the bread, cheese and toppings they want. Th...
Thursday December 4, 2014
A bench of Justice Sanjeev Sachdeva passed the order after Mr Bakshi's counsel informed the court that there was no consent for transferring the litigation to the Chennai bench.
Friday November 14, 2014
Big names in the fast food industry are queuing up to grab a pie of the quick service restaurant (QSR) market in India. Burger King, the world's second largest hamburger chain, opened its first outlet in Delhi on Sunday, while Ohio-based Wendy's is l...
Associated Press | Tuesday November 11, 2014
McDonald's is recalling a Hello Kitty-themed whistle given to children in Happy Meals, citing a chance they could choke on some of its parts. The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission said that two children have reportedly coughed out pieces of the whistle that they had sucked into their mouths, i...
World | Associated Press | Tuesday November 11, 2014
McDonald's is recalling a Hello Kitty-themed whistle given to children in Happy Meals, citing a chance they could choke on some of its parts.
World | Agence France-Presse | Sunday November 9, 2014
The hospitals of the Truman Medical Centers in Kansas City, Missouri no longer serve fast food in their cafeterias, after ending a contract with McDonald's in 2012 -- two years ahead of schedule.
Thursday October 30, 2014
Yes, you read that right. McDonald's has roped in a Lamborghini and a Ferrari for its home delivery service in Australia.
Associated Press | Wednesday October 29, 2014
Merchants like McDonald's and Foot Locker are accepting Apple Pay. But a consortium of retailers called MCX plans to offer a rival mobile payment system next year.
Thursday October 23, 2014
Ten outlets of the symbolic American eatery are now closed, McDonald's said on Wednesday, months after the country's consumer watchdog began inspections at almost half of the burger giant's 451 restaurants nationwide.
World | Agence France-Presse | Thursday October 23, 2014
Russian authorities seem to have scented blood as they show no sign of halting a clampdown on US chain McDonald's, launched after the West slapped sanctions on Moscow over its meddling in Ukraine.
Reuters | Wednesday October 22, 2014
McDonald's Corp Chief Executive Officer Don Thompson owned up to some corporate image problems on Tuesday after it posted a nearly one-third drop in quarterly profit and warned that its global restaurant sales would fall again this month. Stock in the fast-food chain, which Thompson conceded is some...
NDTV Cooks | Saturday October 18, 2014
Fast food giant McDonald's has been in the news lately for all the wrong reasons. A few days ago, it was put on the mat for using pink slime, worm meat and other dodgy ingredients. Now this! Ron Morais, a Canadian from Fredericton, New Brunswick took the usual route to work, picked up his every day ...
Associated Press | Thursday October 16, 2014
The world's biggest hamburger chain is confronting unappetizing questions as part of a United States campaign to beat back perceptions that it serves Frankenfood. The company has run similar campaigns in Canada and Australia and said it's bringing the effort to its flagship market.The push comes as ...
World | Associated Press | Tuesday October 14, 2014
McDonald's wants to explain why its burgers may not rot and that there are no worms in its beef.
Thursday October 9, 2014
McCafe, which was introduced in India in October 2013, is opened within a McDonald's outlet. At present, Hardcastle operates 192 McDonald's outlets.