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McDonald's U.S. Comp Sales Down 4.6% in November

2014-12-08 McDonald's Corporation announced that global comparable sales decreased 2.2 percent in November. Performance by segment was as follows:...

McDonald's Reports Third Quarter Declines

2014-10-21 McDonald's Corporation announced results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2014, reflecting lower revenues, operating income and earnings per ...

Amex Partners with McDonald's for Real-Time Points Payment

2014-10-21 American Express is asking their card members if they want fries with that.

McDonald's Treats iPhone Fans, Celebrates Apple Pay

2014-09-19 McDonald's and iPhone users will soon be able to use Apple Pay in all of the brand’s U.S. restaurants.

SoCal McDonald's to Offer Students Free Breakfast

2014-09-08 As students prepare for their first day of school across the country, Southern California McDonald’s restaurants are helping kick-start their year wit...

McDonald's Fuels NFL Fans' Passion with Tailgating, Prizes

2014-08-27 In its second year as the official restaurant sponsor of the National Football League (NFL), McDonald's is celebrating football fans' love for the gam...

McDonald's Names New USA President Following Retirement of Jeff Stratton

2014-08-22 McDonald's Corporation announced Jeff Stratton, McDonald's USA president, made the decision to retire after 41 years with the brand.

Joint-Employer Ruling for McDonald's Could Change Franchise Business

2014-08-05 The franchise business model could be in for a shake up if last week's joint-labor ruling regarding McDonald's holds up through the appeal process.

Pokémon Happy Meals Coming Soon to McDonald's

2014-04-29 Pokémon XY Happy Meals will arrive in participating McDonald’s restaurants across the U.S.