McDonald's Japan returned to profitability in January-June half

Aug 9, 2016

McDonald's Japan returned to profitability in January-June half

McDonald’s Holdings Co. (Japan) is reporting a group net profit of ¥158 million for the January-June half, returning to profitability after years of slumping sales triggered by food safety scandals. The Japanese unit of the global fast-food chain posted a group operating profit of ...

McDonald's Japan quarterly loss narrows after menu changes

May 12, 2016

McDonald's Japan quarterly loss narrows after menu changes

McDonald’s Holdings Co. (Japan)’s first-quarter loss narrowed as the fast-food chain won back some customers after being hit by a series of food safety scandals. The net loss was ¥176 million for the three months ended March 31 compared with ¥14.6 billion a year ...

McDonald's Japan to raise regular worker pay by 2%

Mar 3, 2016

McDonald's Japan to raise regular worker pay by 2%

McDonald’s Holdings Co. (Japan) will raise the basic salary for regular workers by an average 2 percent from April, company officials said Thursday. It will be the second year in a row that the fast-food operator has raised the basic salary. Against the backdrop ...

Feb 9, 2016

McDonald's Japan suffers record annual net loss

McDonald’s Holdings Co. (Japan) said it suffered a group net loss of ¥34.704 billion in the business year that ended in December, due chiefly to food safety problems. The figure was worse than the preceding year’s net loss of ¥21.843 billion, the fast-food company ...

Feb 9, 2016

McDonald's Japan logged ¥34.70 billion loss in 2015

McDonald’s Holdings Co. (Japan) reported Tuesday a group net loss of ¥34.70 billion for 2015, the largest loss since it listed in Japan in 2001. It marked the second straight year of loss, hurt by slumping sales and the costs of closing loss-making restaurants. ...

Jan 26, 2016

McDonald's looks at selling stake in Japan unit

McDonald’s Corp. is studying selling a stake in its loss-making Japan unit to a “strategic investor,” as the world’s largest fast-food chain reviews its global ownership strategies. “We’re exploring the sale of a portion of our ownership in McDonald’s Japan if we identify a ...

Name a new McDonald's Japan burger and win a 10-year supply

Jan 26, 2016

Name a new McDonald's Japan burger and win a 10-year supply

Burger fans, step forward. McDonald’s Holdings Co. (Japan) is to solicit suggestions for the name of a new burger tailored to Japanese tastes, offering a cash prize equivalent to a decade’s supply of burgers. The prize of ¥1,423,500 is calculated from the cost of ...