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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.

McDonald’s Delivery Plan: 3,500 Restaurants by July

2017-05-31 On Wednesday, McDonald’s president and chief executive officer, Steve Easterbrook, announced McDelivery on the UberEATS app has expanded to an additio...

McDonald’s Delivery Expands to Over 1,000 Restaurants

2017-05-17 McDonald’s hinted at expanded delivery in recent months.

McDonald's Opening the Checkbook for Franchisees

2017-05-12 McDonald’s “Experience of the Future” design comes with a price tag that might as well be science fiction for some franchisees.

McDonald's Launches Quiz Game in Sweden Restaurants

2017-05-09 McDonald’s and Soundtrack Your Brand, a leading music streaming service for brands, have been working for the past year to develop a totally new way f...

McDonald’s Archways to Opportunity Sees Huge Boost in Enrollment

2017-05-03 In 2015, McDonald’s launched Archways to Opportunity, a comprehensive education program that provides eligible U.S.

McDonald’s Introduces a Utensil Made of French Fries

2017-05-01 Thanks to McDonald’s, the world now has a utensil that is half fork, half French fries. Or perhaps it’s 70—30.

All-Day Breakfast, Big Macs Fuel Strong 1Q for McDonald's

2017-04-25 Across the board, McDonald’s financial year is off to a resounding start.