McDonald's pitches fresh beef for Quarter Pounder in U.S.

Mar 31, 2017

McDonald's pitches fresh beef for Quarter Pounder in U.S.

McDonald’s announced Thursday it will shift to fresh beef in its new made-to-order Quarter Pounder hamburgers in most U.S. restaurants as it seeks to beef up sales in its home market. The fast-food chain by mid-2018 will shift away from frozen beef on the ...

'Legendary franchisee' who invented Big Mac dies at 98

Dec 1, 2016

'Legendary franchisee' who invented Big Mac dies at 98

The man who invented the quintessential American fast-food burger, the Big Mac, and inadvertently set off a race to create ever more expansive fast-food menus, has died. Michael “Jim” Delligatti passed away Monday surrounded by family at his home in a Pittsburgh suburb, according ...

McDonald's offers Halloween choco-pumpkin fries in Japan

Sep 29, 2016

McDonald's offers Halloween choco-pumpkin fries in Japan

For those who can’t get enough of pumpkin-flavored treats during Halloween, McDonald’s Japan is offering french fries covered in pumpkin and chocolate sauce. The fast-food chain came up with the “Halloween Choco Potato” to mark its 45th anniversary in Japan, where trick or treaters ...