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McDonald’s reopens first Aussie store


The very first McDonald’s store in Australia has reopened, with a flashback to the 1970s. Sydney’s Yagoona outlet was the standard bearer for the burger brand back in December 1971 and

McDonald’s hits 50th anniversary in Australia


Can you believe it? The golden arches turns 50 in Australia. Yes, McDonald’s hits its 50th anniversary Downunder, and is launching three months of celebrations to mark the occasion. The celebrations will include

McDonald’s signs partnership deal with football leagues


McDonald’s Australia is partnering with football’s newly formed Australian Professional Leagues (APL) in an initiative designed to boost the connection between grassroots participants and professional football.   In the deal McDonald’s takes on the mantle

McDonald’s ‘green’ flagship store revealed in Victoria


The first McDonald’s ‘green’ flagship store has opened in Melton, Victoria, with franchisee Ben Westover at the helm. Ben and his team will be the first to trial, evaluate and

McDonald’s social distancing logo backs health message


International fast food chain McDonald’s logo has been altered in some global markets to emphasise the importance of social distancing during the coronavirus crisis. The popular restaurant chain is largely

McDonald’s plastic reduction pledge


McDonald’s has pledged to eliminate plastic cutlery and straws from its restaurants across Australia by the end of 2020. This action from the burger chain will see an estimated 585

McDonald’s Dynamic Yield technology set for global roll-out


McDonald’s Corp’s new high-tech customer experience initiative is delivering monster results, global CEO and president Chris Kempczinski has revealed. In a Q4 results announcement on Wednesday, Kempczinski said the company

McDonald’s workers agreement scrapped but no backpay coming


Thousands of McDonald’s workers are set to be better off after the Fair Work Commission (FWC) terminated the chain’s contentious enterprise-bargaining agreement. Come February 3, McDonald’s workers will have the

McDonald’s to buy AI voice-tech business


Fast-food restaurant giant McDonald’s is underscoring its increasing focus on technology by acquiring AI voice-technology company Apprente. The company says the investment will expand its presence in the Bay Area

Millennial mindset: Inside Franchise Business May/July issue out now!


Want to hear from four successful franchisees under forty? This Inside Franchise Business May/July issue takes you behind the scenes at franchises putting millennials in the driver’s seat. Read how the