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Franz Ferdinand, Others Working ‘Late’ for McDonald’s

2009-09-17 New Late Night McDonald’s interactive online advertising campaign targets young-adult audience with music videos.

McDonald's Surprising Transit Riders With Free Burgers

2009-09-09 Transit systems in select cities to hand out coupons for free transit and free Third Pounder.

Mother Knows Best, According to McDonald’s

2009-08-27 Chain sends moms to beef facility to validate product as Angus Third Pounders hit the market.

McDonald's Supplier Recognized for Quality

2009-08-13 International Paper facility honored by HAVI-Perseco for McDonald's supply.

McDonald's Global Comparable Sales Rise in July

2009-08-10 Over 4 percent growth across the globe includes significant increase in Europe.

McDonald's Experiences Strong Quarter Results

2009-07-23 Comparable sales up across the globe for quarter ending June 30.

McDonald's Names Happiest Cities in America

2009-07-20 Also welcomes back popular toy as part of 30th Birthday celebration for the Happy Meal.

Free McDonald's Drinks All Summer

2009-07-09 McDonald's plans to steamroll the coffee competition by giving away drinks each Monday.

McDonald's Rolls Out Angus Burgers

2009-07-02 New burger line to hit stores nationwide today.

The Biggest Trends in Chain Dining

2009-06-15 John Boris, Zagat's SVP of Marketing, details the findings you didn't see in Zagat’s 2009 Survey of National Chain Restaurants.