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McDonald's Turnaround to Include Refranchising, No REIT

2015-11-12 During McDonald’s investor meeting Tuesday, president and CEO Steve Easterbrook and members of senior management provided an update on the company's t...

McDonald's Donates $75,000 to Help Carolina Flood Victims

2015-10-30 McDonald’s Corporation announced it will donate $75,000 to the American Red Cross for disaster relief efforts related to recent flooding in the Caroli...

McDonald's Sees 1st Quarterly Sales Increase in 2 Years

2015-10-22 McDonald's Corporation announced results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2015.

McDonald's Appoints New SVP of Media and Communications

2015-09-24 McDonald's Corporation announced that Jano Cabrera, 41, will join the company as corporate senior vice president of U.S.

Report: Most Major Brands Fall Short on Antibiotic Policies

2015-09-23 Last week, a group of consumer, health, and environmental groups released an antibiotic policy scorecard grading 25 of the largest limited-service bra...

McDonald's Honors Peace Day, Raises Awareness for Refugees

2015-09-21 Last month, Burger King proposed a collaboration burger with rival McDonald’s to honor International Peace Day on September 21.

McDonald's Pledges to Switch to All Cage-Free Eggs

2015-09-09 Fresh off the news that it would begin serving breakfast all day long starting October 6, McDonald’s announced today that it will transition over the ...

McDonald's All-Day Breakfast to Launch October 6

2015-09-02 After years of speculation, McDonald’s is finally ditching its breakfast hours and rolling out all-day breakfast.

NLRB Eases Unionization, Redefines Joint Employment

2015-08-28 The National Labor Relations Board has finally come to a decision on the definition of the employee-employer relationship—making it easier for fast fo...

The McWhopper? Burger King Proposes Truce with McD's

2015-08-26 In the world of business partnerships, Burger King and McDonald’s may seem like the oddest of bedfellows; the two have fiercely competed over the burg...