McDonald's http://nrn.com/taxonomy/term/46320/more en Restaurant Finance Watch: Do share buybacks benefit restaurant companies? http://nrn.com/corporate-news/restaurant-finance-watch-do-share-buybacks-benefit-restaurant-companies <div class="field-deck"> Critics say buybacks by McDonald’s, Panera Bread, others eschew long-term investment for short-term gain </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Critics say buybacks by McDonald’s, Panera Bread, others eschew long-term investment for short-term gain</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/corporate-news/restaurant-finance-watch-do-share-buybacks-benefit-restaurant-companies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/corporate-news/restaurant-finance-watch-do-share-buybacks-benefit-restaurant-companies#comments Corporate News Latest Headlines McDonald's Panera Bread Fri, 22 May 2015 16:08:00 +0000 134531 at http://nrn.com Thinkstock McDonald’s CEO defends employee pay increase http://nrn.com/quick-service/mcdonald-s-ceo-defends-employee-pay-increase <div class="field-deck"> McDonald’s CEO Steve Easterbrook defends employee pay increase </div> <div class="node-body article-body">McDonald’s CEO Steve Easterbrook defends employee pay increase</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/quick-service/mcdonald-s-ceo-defends-employee-pay-increase" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/quick-service/mcdonald-s-ceo-defends-employee-pay-increase#comments H.R. & Training Latest Headlines Quick Service McDonald's Thu, 21 May 2015 18:44:00 +0000 134471 at http://nrn.com Postmates takes early lead in delivery game http://nrn.com/technology/postmates-takes-early-lead-delivery-game <div class="field-deck"> McDonald’s, Starbucks and Chipotle partner with startup </div> <div class="node-body article-body">McDonald’s, Starbucks and Chipotle partner with startup</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/technology/postmates-takes-early-lead-delivery-game" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/technology/postmates-takes-early-lead-delivery-game#comments Latest Headlines Technology Chipotle McDonald's Starbucks Coffee Fri, 15 May 2015 14:59:00 +0000 134011 at http://nrn.com <p>Postmates, which was founded in 2011, has expanded to deliver food, groceries, more. Photo: Postmates</p> Postmates Could menu cuts follow McDonald's drive-thru change? http://nrn.com/blog/could-menu-cuts-follow-mcdonalds-drive-thru-change <div class="node-body blog-body">Chain plans to pare down drive-thru menu to most popular items</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/reporters-notebook">Reporter&#039;s Notebook</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/blog/could-menu-cuts-follow-mcdonalds-drive-thru-change" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/blog/could-menu-cuts-follow-mcdonalds-drive-thru-change#comments Corporate News Same-store sales McDonald's Reporter&#039;s Notebook Tue, 12 May 2015 21:20:00 +0000 133571 at http://nrn.com McDonald’s U.S same-store sales fall 2.3% in April http://nrn.com/same-store-sales/mcdonald-s-us-same-store-sales-fall-23-april <div class="field-deck"> Competitive activity continues to put pressure on the struggling chain </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Competitive activity continues to put pressure on the struggling chain</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/same-store-sales/mcdonald-s-us-same-store-sales-fall-23-april" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/same-store-sales/mcdonald-s-us-same-store-sales-fall-23-april#comments Corporate News Latest Headlines Same-store sales McDonald's Fri, 08 May 2015 12:38:00 +0000 133211 at http://nrn.com Getty Images Turnaround plan hurts McDonald's credit rating http://nrn.com/blog/turnaround-plan-hurts-mcdonalds-credit-rating <div class="node-body blog-body">McDonald's debt downgraded by one bond rating agency, and another might do the same</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/reporters-notebook">Reporter&#039;s Notebook</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/blog/turnaround-plan-hurts-mcdonalds-credit-rating" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/blog/turnaround-plan-hurts-mcdonalds-credit-rating#comments Corporate News McDonald's Reporter&#039;s Notebook Tue, 05 May 2015 19:33:00 +0000 132901 at http://nrn.com McDonald’s: ‘More to come’ after revealing turnaround plans http://nrn.com/corporate-news/mcdonald-s-more-come-after-revealing-turnaround-plans <div class="node-body article-body">Company says it will focus on refranchising, organizational change</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/corporate-news/mcdonald-s-more-come-after-revealing-turnaround-plans" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/corporate-news/mcdonald-s-more-come-after-revealing-turnaround-plans#comments Corporate News Latest Headlines Quick Service McDonald's Mon, 04 May 2015 19:16:00 +0000 132731 at http://nrn.com <p>McDonald&rsquo;s announcement Monday included a plan to sell 3,500 of its 6,700 restaurants by 2018.</p> Getty Images McDonald’s tests delivery in New York http://nrn.com/quick-service/mcdonald-s-tests-delivery-new-york <div class="field-deck"> Operator begins offering delivery at 88 restaurants through Postmates service </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Operator begins offering delivery at 88 restaurants through Postmates service</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/quick-service/mcdonald-s-tests-delivery-new-york" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/quick-service/mcdonald-s-tests-delivery-new-york#comments Latest Headlines Technology Quick Service McDonald's Mon, 04 May 2015 14:53:00 +0000 132641 at http://nrn.com McDonald’s aims to save $300M annually through reorganization http://nrn.com/corporate/mcdonald-s-aims-save-300m-annually-through-reorganization <div class="field-deck"> Company to sell 3,500 restaurants to franchisees </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Company to sell 3,500 restaurants to franchisees</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/corporate/mcdonald-s-aims-save-300m-annually-through-reorganization" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/corporate/mcdonald-s-aims-save-300m-annually-through-reorganization#comments Corporate Quick Service McDonald's Mon, 04 May 2015 11:21:00 +0000 132631 at http://nrn.com Photo: Getty Images McDonald’s testing simpler customization platform http://nrn.com/mcdonalds/mcdonald-s-testing-simpler-customization-platform <div class="field-deck"> “TasteCrafted” test could be rolled out faster, would be available at drive thru </div> <div class="node-body article-body">“TasteCrafted” test could be rolled out faster, would be available at drive thru</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/mcdonalds/mcdonald-s-testing-simpler-customization-platform" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/mcdonalds/mcdonald-s-testing-simpler-customization-platform#comments Latest Headlines Food Trends Quick Service McDonald's Wed, 29 Apr 2015 14:19:00 +0000 132261 at http://nrn.com