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McDonald's Signature Arches Go Green

2010-10-15 A rebuilt location in California becomes the fourth McDonald's in the nation to promote energy efficiency. ...

Old McDonald's Has a Farm

2010-10-07 No "EE-I-EE-I-O" necessary; burger giant pairs with Zynga to introduce its own farm in FarmVille.

$1 Million on the Table in McDonald's Monopoly

2010-10-06 Other prizes in this year's game include McDonald's food, a Beaches vacation, a $5,000 Walmart shopping spree, and a 2011 Ford Shelby GT500.

Global Milestone for Ronald McDonald House

2010-09-28 The 300th Ronald McDonald House opens this week in St. Louis on the campus of St. John’s Mercy Medical Center.

Are You a Man of McCafe?

2010-09-27 McDonald's is on the search along with AOL Blackvoices to find the 2011 Men of McCafe. ...

McDonald's Lines Up New Executive VP

2010-08-24 Steve Easterbrook promoted from president and CEO of McDonald's United Kingdom and president of Europe's Northern Division to McDonald's executive vice president and global chief brand officer.

Wendy's, In-N-Out Win Big in Zagat Survey

2010-08-16 Wendy's takes Top Food crown among chains with more than 5,000 units, while In-N-Out is tops in the less-than-5,000 category.

Council of Chain Restaurants Chief Will Retire

2010-08-13 Jack Whipple has 34 years of service to the industry under his belt, including 25 years with McDonald's Corporation.

McDonald's Shrinks Its Angus Burger

2010-08-10 Third Pounder will now be offered in Snack Wrap form as the Deluxe, Bacon & Cheese, or Mushroom & Swiss.

Advertiser Celebrates Year No. 35 With McDonald's

2010-08-09 Fahlgren Advertising has been the agency of record for McDonald’s Restaurants in parts of Ohio, Florida, Kentucky, and Michigan since 1975.