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McDonald's Honors Back to School with Straw Wrappers

2017-08-24 Starting on September 1, McDonald’s customers will now receive a straw with a wrapper designed to look like a No. 2 pencil with their cold beverage.

McDonald’s Changes Meat Supply Guidelines

2017-08-23 In response to the health risks posed by antibiotic-resistant bacteria, McDonald’s has announced it is implementing new targets for cutting antibiotic...

McDonald’s Closing Nearly 170 Restaurants in India

2017-08-21 A franchisee dispute in India will result in 169 McDonald’s closures and potentially thousands of jobs lost as the fast food chain takes action agains...

McDonald’s to Nearly Double China Stores by 2022

2017-08-08 McDonald’s is making a significant push in the world’s No. 2 economy.

McDonald’s Delivery Expands Global Reach to 7,800 Stores

2017-07-26 McDonald’s delivery program is spreading across the globe.

McDonald’s Sales Soar on New Products, Discounts

2017-07-25 McDonald’s beat Wall Street expectations in its second-quarter performance, posting a 3.9 percent U.S.

McDonald's is Releasing a One-Day Apparel Line July 26

2017-07-21 The world was too small for just one fast-food pillowcase. Don’t want to sleep next to Colonel Sanders?...

McDonald's Awarding Soft Serve for Life on National Ice Cream Day

2017-07-11 In celebration of National Ice Cream Day on July 16, McDonald’s USA is celebrating its iconic vanilla soft serve—made with no artificial flavors, colo...

McDonald's Ends Olympics Partnership

2017-06-19 McDonald’s and the International Olympic Committee (IOC) announced that they had mutually agreed to end their partnership.

McDonald's Secret to Hiring 250,000 New People: Snapchat

2017-06-12 McDonald’s is going on a hiring spree. The fast food chain announced Monday it expects to hire 250,000 people during the summer season.