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Goodbye Golden Arches: rebranded McDonald’s stores reopen in Russia

McDonald's last month said it was selling its restaurants in Russia to one of its local licensees, Alexander Govor.

The enormous cost of McDonald’s Russian exit

If sold, the stores will be “de-Arched” which means the buyer will not be able to use the McDonald’s name, logo, brandin...

McDonald’s Australia appoints new CEO

Both executives joined the business as crew members and have worked their way up to senior leadership positions.

The truth about McDonald’s

Parents aren’t buying a Happy Meal solely because it’s a meal in a box. While that’s a good, functional reason, it’s not...

McDonald’s faces massive court claim over ‘shameful’ worker treatment

Case described as the biggest of its kind in Australian history, and “a groundbreaking moment for some of the most vulne...

Disgraced McDonald’s ex-CEO pays back US$105m in settlement

Easterbrook has also apologised for his behaviour.

McDonald’s Yagoona store reopens, 50 years since first restaurant unveiled

The new McDonald’s Yagoona reduced the Hamburger to its original 20 cents for two hours.

McDonald’s class action claims systemic failure to provide rest breaks

It also found the franchisee misrepresented the nature of the breaks Staines was entitled to.
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SDA: Withholding rest breaks has become “systemic” at McDonald’s

As it begins another court battle targeting a failure of workers rights, the SDA no longer believes the issue is caused ...

McDonald’s hit with breach of advertising rules over Instagram mix-up

McDonald’s has been hit with a breach of advertising after a radio host failed to specify whether an Instagram post was ...

Third McDonald’s franchisee faces court over workplace breach allegations

Tthe South Australian Branch of the SDA – the union for fast food workers – lodges a landmark case.

Retail news around the globe

LVMH works with Prada and Cartier on blockchain; The Warehouse Group expands in retail; McDonald’s rides K-pop craze wit...

McDonald’s heading to Federal Court over denied rest breaks

“It’s not asking too much to expect a big employer like McDonald’s to do the right thing by young and vulnerable workers...

McDonald’s implements global inclusive workplace initiative

These standards will be implemented across 39,000 McDonald’s restaurants in more than 100 countries.

McDonald’s revamps worldwide packaging designs

The packaging designs include the cool blue waves on the Filet-O-Fish clamshell to the golden melting cheese on the Quar...

McDonald’s launches sustainability flagship in Australia

The restaurant is operated on 100 per cent renewable energy and will trial sustainable practices for wider implementatio...

McDonald’s launches new growth strategy; beats profit estimates

Business unveils "McPlant" line of plant-based menu items.
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McDonald’s sues former chief executive

The fast-food chain trying to recover millions paid to fired CEO last year.
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McDonald’s Australia delivers while global profit falls 68 per cent

The quick-service chain saw local sales grow off the back of drive-thru.

Retail news from around the globe

M&S to close more than 100 stores, Rent the Runway seeks funding and more.