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McDonald's Picks Fresh Strawberries for Menu Specials

2016-05-12 McDonald's sources strawberries used in its McCafe Strawberry Orange Mango Smoothie, Strawberry Banana Smoothie, Strawberry Lemonades, and Fruit ‘N Yo...

McD's Tests New Fry Recipe Featuring Gilroy Garlic

2016-05-03 A new flavor of french fries—Gilroy Garlic Fries—are currently being tested in McDonald’s restaurants in the San Francisco Bay Area.

McDonald's Recognizes Antunes for Bun Toaster

2016-04-28 Antunes, a family-owned and operated company specializing in the manufacturing of foodservice equipment, has been recognized by McDonald’s as part of ...

Revamped QSR Drive-Thru Performance Study Launches

2016-04-28 QSR magazine, a leading restaurant industry trade publication, and SeeLevel HX, a business intelligence provider, have partnered to continue bringing ...

McDonald's is Cruising; Comp Sales Up Big in Q1

2016-04-26 McDonald's Corporation announced results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2016.

McD's Largest Franchisee Unveils Premium ClubHouse Burger

2016-03-28 Arcos Dorados, the world’s largest McDonald’s franchisee operating in 20 countries in Latin America and the Caribbean, has unveiled a new premium burg...

McDonald's to Offer 4 Classics as Part of Value Menu LTO

2016-02-24 For the first time in the company’s history, McDonald’s USA is offering four of its most iconic menu items—the Big Mac made with 100 percent beef, a 1...

McDonald's Happy Meal Books to Reach 50 Million

2016-02-03 Ensuring children have access to books has proven instrumental in combating illiteracy in children in the U.S.

McDonald's Ends 2015 on a High Note

2016-01-26 Despite some lingering doubts around McDonald’s latest turnaround effort, the fast-food titan’s fourth quarter numbers indicate it is on the rise.

McDonald's Is Bringing Cuties Back

2016-01-22 McDonald’s is betting on a continued winning streak with the return of Cutie brand clementines to both its Happy Meals and a la carte menu.