McDonald’s says a global sales figure fell 2.5 percent in July, dragged down by persistent weakness in the U.S. and a food safety scandal in China. The results reflect what is likely to be just the beginnings of the fallout from a Chinese food scandal late last month.
The Oak Brook, Illinois-based company had previously said it expected the sales measure to be “relatively flat” for the year.
OSI Group, based in Aurora, Illinois, will create a “quality control center” at its Shanghai Husi Food Co., and will spend 10 million yuan ($1.6 million) on a food safety education campaign. A Shanghai TV station reported last week that Husi sold expired beef and chicken to restaurants including McDonald’s and KFC.
Fast food workers are attending a first-ever convention in Villa Park today… as they discuss ways to escalate their growing campaign for better wages, reports WBBM’s Mike Krauser.
OSI is headquartered in Aurora and has facilities throughout the city, suburbs and even into southern Wisconsin, a total of nine locations in five different towns. CBS 2’s Roseanne Tellez reports.
Couples are loving it at McDonald’s in Hong Kong.
A new customer satisfaction survey is likely leaving a bad taste among executives at Oak Brook-based McDonald’s this morning.
Does McDonald’s food actually rot?
More than half of the McDonald’s staff at its corporate headquarters was told to work from home on Wednesday, because the threat of demonstrations by minimum wage workers forced the company to close an office building.
Are you the type of person who orders the same thing when you go to a certain restaurant?
McDonald’s has given us plenty of iconic images and warm, fuzzy memories over the years. “Happy”–the new Happy Meal mascot–ain’t one of them.
Nearly 100 fast food workers braved the rainy and chilly conditions Thursday to make a point about their pay, and how they’re struggling to survive.
One day a product development manager approached Esther Glickstein Rose with a question: What to call a new, bigger hamburger? CBS 2’s Harry Porterfield reports.
A north suburban woman is facing felony charges after striking a former roommate with her car after the two argued at a McDonald’s restaurant in Zion.
The world’s biggest hamburger chain said Monday that sales fell 1.4 percent in February at established U.S. locations. It blamed the harsh winter weather, but conceded that “challenging industry dynamics” also played a role.
McDonald’s is in the early stages of looking at whether it can extend its breakfast hours.
In a bizarre scene caught on tape, a man walked into McDonald’s in Chicago–completely naked.
Chicago police are were searching for a masked gunman who shot four teenagers outside a McDonald’s in Rogers Park on Wednesday, killing one of them.
One person was shot and killed on Wednesday afternoon in a McDonald’s parking lot in Rogers Park.
McDonald’s is losing customers, as the world’s biggest hamburger chain struggles to attract diners with its higher-priced sandwiches and new offerings like Mighty Wings.