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Single-use cup consumption plummets in South Korea

Single-use cup consumption at Korean fast-food restaurants has plunged by 72 per cent, according to a Korea Times report.

McDonald’s China links loyalty program to app

McDonald’s customers in China can now earn loyalty points when they order a Big Mac through, Alibaba Group’s on-demand delivery platform.

McDonald’s India ends food fight with former partner

McDonald’s India has bought out its former partner Vikram Bakshi’s 50 per cent stake, ending a six-year dispute.

McDonald’s Malaysia to open 20 more stores

McDonald’s Malaysia will launch 20 new McDonald’s Drive-Thru restaurants before the end of the year.

McDonald’s buys tech firm to boost drive-thru sales

McDonald’s is set to purchase US/Israeli personalisation vendor Dynamic Yield in an attempt to boost drive-thru sales.

McDonald’s sales growth continues, but US numbers cause concern

Fast-food chain McDonald’s has logged its 13th consecutive month of positive same-store sales during the third quarter.

Luxury and retail dominate 2018 top 100 brands list

Apple, Google and Amazon top the 2018 top 100 brands rankings announced by Global brand consultancy Interbrand.

Foreign fast-food chains rack up losses in Vietnam

Foreign fast-food chains in Vietnam are chalking up heavy financial losses despite strong revenue.

Yum China takeover bid in discussion

Yum China could be the target of a takeover bid, which if it proceeds would make it the largest consumer-company sale in Chinese history.

McDonald’s China marks 300 store openings

McDonald’s China has opened 300 new stores during the last year, targeting lower-tier cities.

McDonald’s mints coin to mark Big Mac’s 50th

McDonald’s has minted a coin in more than 50 countries to mark the 50th birthday of the Big Mac.

McDonald’s finds soft growth in second quarter

The fast-food giant’s system wide sales increased by 5 per cent.


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