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McDonald's Treats iPhone Fans, Celebrates Apple Pay

2014-09-19 McDonald's and iPhone users will soon be able to use Apple Pay in all of the brand’s U.S. restaurants.

SoCal McDonald's to Offer Students Free Breakfast

2014-09-08 As students prepare for their first day of school across the country, Southern California McDonald’s restaurants are helping kick-start their year wit...

McDonald's Fuels NFL Fans' Passion with Tailgating, Prizes

2014-08-27 In its second year as the official restaurant sponsor of the National Football League (NFL), McDonald's is celebrating football fans' love for the gam...

McDonald's Names New USA President Following Retirement of Jeff Stratton

2014-08-22 McDonald's Corporation announced Jeff Stratton, McDonald's USA president, made the decision to retire after 41 years with the brand.

Joint-Employer Ruling for McDonald's Could Change Franchise Business

2014-08-05 The franchise business model could be in for a shake up if last week's joint-labor ruling regarding McDonald's holds up through the appeal process.

Pokémon Happy Meals Coming Soon to McDonald's

2014-04-29 Pokémon XY Happy Meals will arrive in participating McDonald’s restaurants across the U.S.

Taco Bell Takes Jab at McDonald's in Newest Ad

2014-04-08 With its newest YouTube ad spot, Taco Bell is urging consumers to “move on from [their] old McDonald’s breakfast,” the spot’s narrator says.

McDonald's Partners with SMG for Consumer Feedback

2014-04-03 Service Management Group Inc. (SMG) has been selected by McDonald’s USA to provide a customer feedback program to approximately 14,000 U.S.

McDonald's Joins National Recycle Program

2014-03-24 GreenBlue’s Sustainable Packaging Coalition announced that McDonald’s USA will be the newest participant in its How2Recycle Label Program.

McDonald’s Announces All American Games Rosters

2014-01-30 The McDonald’s All American High School Basketball Games unveiled the official rosters for the 37th Annual Boys Game and 13th Annual Girls Game during...