industry headlines

Denis Hennequin Named President of McDonald's Europe

2005-06-06 Effective July 1, Hennequin will replace Russ Smyth, who is stepping down after 21 years with McDonald’s.

McDonald’s Latin America Announces Exclusive Agreement With Copa Toyota Libertadores

2005-05-19 Latin America’s largest professional football club tournament teams up with an industry giant.

McDonald's Targets African Americans with Latest Public Health Awareness Push

2005-05-10 Nutritionist, author, and motivational speaker, Dr. Rovenia Brock will serve as McDonald’s 'it's what i eat and what i do... i'm lovin' it’ brand ambassador within the African American community.

McDonald’s and Coca-Cola Join Fight Against Breast Cancer

2005-05-05 McDonald’s, Coca-Cola, and Ronald McDonald House Charities commit to promoting breast cancer awareness through partnerships with national cancer prevention organization and a new consumer information web page.

McDonald’s Introduces the New Fruit & Walnut Salad In a Big Way

2005-05-02 Celebrity spokespeople including Venus Williams and Destiny’s Child to attend the event in New York.

McDonald’s Honors NASA Astronaut Dr. Leroy Chiao

2005-04-25 Former McDonald’s crew employee returns to Earth after 193 days in space.

McDonald’s Executive Receives Ebony Magazine’s Award

2005-04-21 Vicky L. Free, director of women’s initiatives for McDonald’s U.S. marketing, joins elite list of professional women.

Golden Anniversary For The Golden Arches

2005-04-18 McDonald’s celebrated its 50th anniversary in a big way.

McDonald’s Turns 50

2005-04-15 Celebrations to kick off nationwide commemorating McDonald’s Corp.’s 50th anniversary.

House of Blues Hooks Up with the Big Mac for Concert Promotion

2005-04-11 McDonald’s and House of Blues launch “Are You MAC Enough?” sweepstakes.