Possibly For 1st Time Ever, McDonald's U.S. Store Count To Shrink

CP | Candice Choi, The Associated Press | Posted 06.18.2015 | Canada Business

NEW YORK, N.Y. - The burger chain that put "supersize" into the American vernacular is slimming down: For the first time in more than 40 years, and pe...

McLobster Is Going Nationwide

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.17.2015 | Canada Business

TORONTO - Got a hankering for lobster but not the steep price tag?McDonald's has you covered.The fast-food giant is rolling out its very own lobster r...

How Companies Are Striving for Deforestation-Free Supply Chains

Ian Lifshitz | Posted 05.25.2015 | Canada Business
Ian Lifshitz

Companies in a variety of sectors are not letting potential challenges hinder their efforts to achieve a deforestation-free supply chain, however. Rather than allowing potential roadblocks to hamper sustainability efforts, corporations are harnessing technological innovations to achieve environmental and business objectives.

WATCH: McDonald's New Hamburglar Is Here And He's Kinda Creepy

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 05.08.2015 | Canada Living

McDonald's rebooted their Hamburglar character and let's just say this: Keep an eye on your burgers, but you may also want to watch out for the skeeve...

McDonald's Reveals Its Revival Plan

AP | Candice Choi, The Associated Press | Posted 05.04.2015 | Canada Business

NEW YORK — McDonald's CEO Steve Easterbrook says he's stripping away layers of bureaucracy and increasing accountability so the company can move mor...

Coming Soon: All-Day Breakfast?

CP | The Associated Press | Posted 05.30.2015 | Canada Business

NEW YORK, N.Y. - A McMuffin for dinner? It might happen, as McDonald's plans to test an all-day breakfast at some locations in the San Diego area star...

An Official Big Mac Clothing Line Actually Exists

The Huffington Post Canada | Madelyn Chung | Posted 03.26.2015 | Canada Style

Would you like fries with that Big Mac sweater?

Are We Making Progress?

Lisa Borden | Posted 05.16.2015 | Canada Living
Lisa Borden

It's not like I want to give credit to huge retailers and big food for making change, and I'm certainly not advocating for anyone to start eating fast...

'Preferences Have Changed': More Bad News For McDonald's

CP | The Associated Press | Posted 03.09.2015 | Canada Business

NEW YORK (AP) -- McDonald's says global sales declined in February, including a 4 per cent drop in the U.S., where it is fighting to hold onto custome...

Lawyer Says Gun Involved In Shooting At Toronto McDonald's Was Legal

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.01.2015 | Canada

TORONTO - The lawyer for a security guard involved in the fatal shooting of two men at an east-end Toronto McDonald's early Saturday says the gun that...

2 Dead, 1 Wounded In Shooting At East-End Toronto McDonald's

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.30.2015 | Canada

TORONTO - Police say two men are dead and a third injured after an altercation in an east-end Toronto McDonald's escalated and "multiple" shots were f...

Is Age Of Golden Arches Over?

CBC | Posted 04.30.2015 | Canada Business

McDonald’s has been making headlines lately, but for all the wrong reasons, sparking speculation that the golden years of the golden arches are over...

McDonald's Earnings Plunge

CP | The Associated Press | Posted 01.23.2015 | Canada Business

OAK BROOK, Ill. (AP) -- McDonald's isn't lovin' it, and it's going to do something about it. The world's largest hamburger chain reported falling e...

WATCH: It Takes 19 Ingredients To Make One McDonald's French Fry

The Huffington Post Canada | Zi-Ann Lum | Posted 01.26.2015 | Canada Living

In its latest effort for transparency, McDonald’s turned to former “Mythbusters” host Grant Imahara to answer the question: What are the ingredi...

Not Everyone Lovin' McDonald's Ad Referencing 9/11, Boston Bombing

CP | Candice Choi, The Associated Press | Posted 01.13.2015 | Canada Business

NEW YORK — An ad by McDonald's is testing the fine line companies need to walk when referencing national tragedies. The ad by the world's biggest...

Entire Country Runs Out Of McDonald's French Fries

CP | Hannah Dreier, The Associated Press | Posted 03.08.2015 | Canada Business

CARACAS, Venezuela - Forget the French fries. How about a side of yuca with that Big Mac?Venezuela's more than 100 McDonald's franchises have run out ...

Desperate McDonald's To Shrink Menu, Change Ingredients

CP | By Candice Choi, The Associated Press | Posted 12.10.2014 | Canada Business

NEW YORK — McDonald's is planning to trim its menu, review its cooking methods and maybe even get rid of some of the ingredients it uses to change p...

McDonald's Had A Bad October

CP | The Associated Press | Posted 01.10.2015 | Canada Business

OAK BROOK, Ill. - McDonald's Corp. says that a key global sales figure slipped 0.5 per cent in October, with weakness in the U.S. and ongoing difficul...

New McDonald's Slogan Gets A Whole Lot Of Hatin'

The Huffington Post Canada | Zi-Ann Lum | Posted 10.30.2014 | Canada Business

McDonald’s hopes a hip new campaign slogan will add some lift the fast-food giant's sluggish sales. Next year, the company plans on releasing an ...

Dead Mouse In My McDonald's Coffee, New Brunswick Man Says

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.16.2014 | Canada Business

NEW MARYLAND, N.B. - Ron Morais takes his McDonald's coffee black: no cream, no milk.And certainly no mouse.The New Brunswick man is looking for answe...

What Is Blue Food Supposed To Taste Like Anyway?

Tristan Risk | Posted 12.06.2014 | Canada British Columbia
Tristan Risk

Blue Food was everything I wanted in that shiny, plastic, over processed world. Everything I had been taught by marketing experts to covet in the number of other girls' dolls, to whose mom bought them Booberry for breakfast. It was empty calories, high fructose promises, and false happiness. The crashes, both sugar and stock market, were inevitable.

How Technology Pulls Back the Curtain on TV Food Commercials

Ryan Spong | Posted 10.27.2014 | Canada Living
Ryan Spong

Technology is allowing us to peer behind the veil of TV commercials; it is connecting us in real, authentic and meaningful ways to the food we eat. It is creating communities of like-minded consumers and producers. This week, the FDA issued an industry-wide mandate to lower sodium in processed foods. Has the ratchet changed direction?

You May Soon Be Able To Buy McDonald's Coffee At The Grocery Store

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 08.19.2014 | Canada Business

NEW YORK - McDonald's plans to start selling its packaged coffee at supermarkets nationally by early next year, a move intended to help raise the prof...

McDonald's Wants You To See It As More Than Junk Food

AP | Candice Choi, Associated Press | Posted 08.18.2014 | Canada Business

NEW YORK - At a dinner McDonald's hosted for reporters and bloggers, waiters served cuisine prepared by celebrity chefs using ingredients from the cha...

5 Arrested In Rotten Meat Scandal

CP | Joe McDonald, The Associated Press | Posted 09.21.2014 | Canada Business

BEIJING, China - Five employees of a company accused of selling expired beef and chicken to McDonald's, KFC and other restaurants in China were detain...