industry headlines

McDonald's Finds its Voice in Singing Competition

2010-04-23 Three finalists from around the globe competed on Thursday for the top prize in the Voice of McDonald’s singing competition.

McDonald's Gospel Tour to Kick Off in May

2010-04-23 The fourth year of the tour will feature new headliners and cities.

McDonald's Announces Strong Sales in First Quarter

2010-04-22 McDonald's Corporation says that first-quarter profits are strong in 2010.

Healthy Dining Takes On McDonald's

2010-04-08 McDonald's has joined the Healthy Dining initiative, and customers can now find and research 15 Healthy Dining-approved McDonald's items at

McDonald's And Michelle Wie Create Winning Team

2010-03-22 McDonald's has paired up with golfer Michelle Wie in the hopes of launching a successful campaign about celebrating success and achievement in youth education.

The Earth Gets An Hour at McDonald's

2010-03-19 McDonald's Canada to participate in energy-saving hour on March 27, possibly saving more than 10,000 kWh in electricity usage.

Ray Kroc Would Be Proud of These Operators

2010-03-16 McDonald's will announce the winners of its Ray Kroc Award, which honors the best operators in the system.

A New Marketing Reality

2010-03-16 Industry giants go viral with eye-catching, augmented-reality marketing promotions.

Chinese New Year Ups Global Sales for McDonald's

2010-03-08 Global comparable sales were up 4.8 percent in February, with U.S. comparable sales up 0.6 percent.

McDonald's Kicks Off Vancouver Stay

2010-02-11 Company's Olympics activities officially launched today at the McDonald’s restaurant in the Olympic Main Media Center.