McDonald's Japan posts ¥22 billion loss after food woes

Business / Corporate Feb 5, 2015

McDonald's Japan posts ¥22 billion loss after food woes

McDonald's Corp.'s Japan affiliate reported its first full-year loss in 11 years as the fast-food chain faced fallout from food scandals and after labor disputes at U.S. ports forced it to ration french fries. The net loss for 2014 was ¥21.8 billion ($186 million), compared ...

National Sep 12, 2014

Taiwan says unsafe 'gutter oil' products did not enter Japan

Japan did not import any products made with the "gutter oil" raising growing concern about food safety in Taiwan, the island's health authorities said Friday. Food and Drug Administration Deputy Director-General Chiang Yu-mei said 14 food items made with so-called gutter oil have been exported ...