OAK BROOK Ill. McDonaldâ€™s Corp. on Monday posted flat December same-store sales, ending its months-long surge of positive results and leading industry observers to speculate that the worst is still to come for restaurant chains struggling against a pending U.S. recession. McDonaldâ€™s had weathered the consumer slowdown since last summer, citing its value menu, longer operating hours, breakfast offerings and coffee sales as major factors. As recently as November, the chain posted a U.S. ...
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