McDonald's Shuts Outlets Across Peru For 2 Days To Mourn Dead Staffs
Thursday, December 19, 2019, 8:29 AM
McDonald's has shut all its restaurants in Peru for two-days of mourning after two of its employees died, the burger chain said on Twitter. The two teenaged employees were electrocuted while cleaning the kitchen of a McDonald's in Pueblo-Libre, a district in the capital Lima, Peruvian daily La Republica reported. All staff would be paid during the two days when the restaurants were shut.
Iceland's Last McDonald's Burger That Won't Rot, Even After 10 Years
Sunday, November 3, 2019, 10:03 PM
One of Northern Europe's arguably most distinctive exports is "slow TV": real-time recordings of train journeys, ferry crossings or the migration of reindeer, which regularly draw record audiences. Among perhaps the most successful and least exciting examples of that genre is the live stream of a McDonald's cheeseburger with fries. At its peak, it drew 2 million viewers a month.
McDonald's Loses "Big Mac" Trademark Case To Irish Chain Supermac's
Wednesday, January 16, 2019, 7:56 AM
McDonald's Corp has lost its rights to trademark "Big Mac" in European Union case ruling in favor of Ireland-based fast-food chain Supermac's, according to decision by European regulators. The judgment, provided to Reuters by Supermac's, revoked McDonald's registration of trademark, saying that world's largest fast-food chain had not proven genuine use of it over the five-years prior to the case being lodged in 2017.