In McDonald's first-time collaborations with the Alexander Doll Company and the Matchbox unit of Mattel, miniature versions of the classic Madame Alexander dolls and an exclusively designed series of 50th Anniversary Matchbox cars will be offered in McDonald's Happy Meals and Mighty Kids Meals.
Beginning March 8, McDonald's restaurants nationwide will salute the Walt Disney World "100 Years of Disney Magic" celebration with a full-scale promotion, including a parade of 100 Disney character Happy Meal toys and a set of four special edition commemorative glasses.
Olympic greats Mike Eruzione and Johann Olav Koss joined McDonald's World Champion Crew for the dedication of a new Salt Lake City Ronald McDonald House, an apartment Facility Exclusively Designed for long-term care.
Jack M. Greenberg, chairman and CEO of McDonald's Corporation, promoted Jim Skinner to president and COO of the McDonald's Restaurant Group, with operating accountability for the company's more than 29,000 hamburger restaurants in 121 countries
Reuters is reporting that U.S. fast-food chain McDonald's temporarily shut two stores in Sydney on Tuesday after a number of its outlets in Australia's largest city received suspicious envelopes containing white powder.