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Chefs Use McDonald's Ingredients for Charity

2012-10-08 McDonald’s of the Greater Bay Area invited three well-known Bay Area chefs to use the very same ingredients you would find in your local McDonald’s to...

Monopoly at McDonald's Returns with One-in-Four Odds

2012-09-24 The Monopoly Game at McDonald's is back for the 20th edition in nearly 14,000 U.S.

McDonald's to Host Family Health & Safety Day in Arizona

2012-09-24 McDonald's restaurants throughout greater Phoenix and northern Arizona will host Family Health & Safety Day, September 29, at 9 a.m., an unprecede...

McDonald's Plays Ahead of Nutrition Curve

2012-09-20 Though impending federal legislation will soon require all 20-plus-unit chains to post calorie info on menus, many were shocked that McDonald’s was on...

Starbucks Holds $87.4M in Impact Media Value

2012-08-22 Starbucks is the top quick-service restaurant brand with $87.4 million of Impact Media Value according to General Sentiment’s Q2 2012 QSR MediaMatch r...

Beverages Spur Growth for McDonald's in Q2

2012-07-23 During McDonald’s second-quarter earnings call, CEO Don Thompson told investors the quick serve is growing market share through innovative beverage pr...

Bacon Sundae Boosts BK's Quality Perception

2012-06-28 Burger King's new summer menu of barbecue offerings and a much-talked-about bacon sundae dessert, which debuted in the U.S.

McDonald's Named Most Effective Brand

2012-06-18 For the second year in a row, fast food giant McDonald's was named the most effective brand in the Effie Effectiveness Index, which was released today...

McDonald’s Selects HME as Supplier of the Year

2012-06-07 McDonald’s selected HM Electronics, Inc. (HME) as its 2011 Equipment Supplier of the Year.

National Pork Board Disappointed by McDonald’s

2012-06-06 The president of the National Pork Board said Thursday he is disappointed in the announcement earlier in the day by McDonald’s Corp.