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.
The December issue of Worth magazine names Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC), a nonprofit, 501(c)3 dedicated to improving the health and well being of children worldwide, one of "America's 100 Best Charities."
In anticipation of significant organizational changes designed to improve the customer experience, McDonald's USA names three division presidents for the reorganized, three-division structure of McDonald's business in the U.S.
McDonald's announced that earnings per share for the third quarter
2001 are expected to be 41-42 cents on a reported basis, or 43-44 cents in constant currencies*,
compared with 41 cents in the third quarter 2000.