industry headlines

Local McDonald's Sends 15 Students to College

2009-02-18 A select group of Philadelphia high school seniors will celebrate their accomplishments next week.

McDonald's Canada Begins Olympic Countdown

2009-02-12 As a top sponsor for next year's Winter Olympics, McDonald's Canada will launch several programs to promote the games.

Why You Win if Starbucks Survives

2009-02-11 A leading industry expert outlines how Starbucks has made the industry better and why brands should want that to continue.

McDonald's Sales Continue to Increase

2009-02-09 The 10.2 percent increase in McDonald's APMEA comparable sales is attributed to strong sales growth in Australia and China.

McDonald's Dispells Internet Rumors

2009-01-28 A company statement lays to rest claims that McDonald's was funding the Israeli army.

McDonald's Concludes Blockbuster Year

2009-01-26 U.S. sees smallest sales increase compared to other areas around the globe.

Quick-Service Restaurants Prevail Despite Weak Economy

2009-01-22 Some cite use of JobApp Network as reason sales remain strong.

McDonald's to Keep Organic Coffee Line in 600 Stores

2009-01-02 Green Mountain Coffee Roasters, Inc. extended its agreement with McDonald’s® to offer Newman’s Own® Organics Coffee in New England and Albany, New York...

McDonald's Promotes Top Management

2008-12-22 Dan Gorsky leads the strategic direction for the more than $10 billion North America supply chain business.

What Happens at the McD's in Vegas ...

2008-12-11 McDonald's opens the media-rich, technology-driven Viva McDonald's location, breaking the mold for store designs.