McDonald's Breaks Ground on Olympic Restaurant

    Industry News | November 23, 2011

    This week McDonald’s broke ground on the first of four Olympic Park restaurants to serve athletes, coaches, and spectators during the games in London.

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    London marks the ninth consecutive Games for McDonald’s as the Official Restaurant of the Olympic Games and the only branded food service retailer feeding the athletes.

    For nearly 40 years, McDonald’s has been a proud sponsor of the Olympic Movement, bringing the excitement of the Games to life for millions of customers around the globe.

    A group of 2,000 top-performing restaurant employees from the United Kingdon and around the world will serve the athletes, coaches, media, and spectators during the 29 days of the Olympic and Paralympic Games next summer.

    As the Official Restaurant of the Olympic Games, McDonald’s is building four venue restaurants at the Olympic Park, including two public facing restaurants, one in the Athletes’ Village, and one in the Main Press Centre.

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