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McDonald's Appoints New SVP of Media and Communications

2015-09-24 McDonald's Corporation announced that Jano Cabrera, 41, will join the company as corporate senior vice president of U.S.

Report: Most Major Brands Fall Short on Antibiotic Policies

2015-09-23 Last week, a group of consumer, health, and environmental groups released an antibiotic policy scorecard grading 25 of the largest limited-service bra...

McDonald's Honors Peace Day, Raises Awareness for Refugees

2015-09-21 Last month, Burger King proposed a collaboration burger with rival McDonald’s to honor International Peace Day on September 21.

McDonald's Pledges to Switch to All Cage-Free Eggs

2015-09-09 Fresh off the news that it would begin serving breakfast all day long starting October 6, McDonald’s announced today that it will transition over the ...

McDonald's All-Day Breakfast to Launch October 6

2015-09-02 After years of speculation, McDonald’s is finally ditching its breakfast hours and rolling out all-day breakfast.

NLRB Eases Unionization, Redefines Joint Employment

2015-08-28 The National Labor Relations Board has finally come to a decision on the definition of the employee-employer relationship—making it easier for fast fo...

The McWhopper? Burger King Proposes Truce with McD's

2015-08-26 In the world of business partnerships, Burger King and McDonald’s may seem like the oddest of bedfellows; the two have fiercely competed over the burg...

Foodservice Packaging Gets Its Due

2015-07-29 Ed. note: For more information and to enter the QSR/FPI Foodservice Packaging Awards, visit

Another Day, Another American Food Holiday

2015-07-13 It’s quite possible you’re not aware of all that you’ve already missed this summer—from National Quiche Lorraine Day on May 20 to National Dry Martini...

ACSI Report Shows Dropping Customer Satisfaction

2015-06-30 Customers are less satisfied with fast food as their discretionary income improves and preferences shift in favor of quality over price, according to ...