by Alan Pyke Posted on February 26, 2015 Updated: February 27, 2015
After escalating strikes and legal action in the U.S. have squeezed the fast food chain on its home turf, McDonald's is now under new pressure outside the country.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on February 3, 2015 Updated: February 3, 2015
"What we found at the end of the day was that culturally we're very different."
by Jessica Goldstein Posted on January 31, 2015 Updated: January 31, 2015
Let's focus on what really matters: how cute is the Budweiser puppy?
by Alan Pyke Posted on January 29, 2015 Updated: January 30, 2015
Don Thompson leaves McDonald's in a dire position, caught between frustrated shareholders, irate employees, and a pending legal case that could undermine the entire industry's business model.
by Bryce Covert Posted on January 22, 2015 Updated: January 22, 2015
Ten former employees say they were repeatedly harassed and then fired for not fitting the right profile.
by Alan Pyke Posted on December 19, 2014
This is no country for old methods of avoiding legal culpability for worker exploitation. New government charges could spell huge changes to how fast food companies do business.
by Alan Pyke Posted on September 9, 2014
The fourth-highest ranking Republican in the House claims that McDonald's workers know better than to ask for a minimum wage hike.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on August 22, 2014
"If restaurants are going to incentivize children, they should incentivize them to eat healthy."
by Alan Pyke Posted on July 29, 2014 Updated: July 29, 2014
In a significant victory for workers, federal labor officials have determined that McDonald's Corp. is the official employer of all McDonald's workers.
by Bryce Covert Posted on July 22, 2014 Updated: July 25, 2014
Debra Harrell is out of jail and reunited with her daughter but out of a job.