February 22, 2017

Bloomberg on McDonald's Drink Discounting

Adam Salgado, vice president of U.S. marketing at Oak Brook,

"Fast-food customers always are looking for a deal"

Wow, that's some impressive marketing insight!

McDonald's to cut drink prices
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February 19, 2017

You're Fired! (or should be)

I know it's difficult to staff the restaurants but can't imagine letting people skip their
shifts to play politics and potentially harm my business.

But then I hear that McDonald's Corp. is telling Operators to not take action
against employees who skipped work for the protest.

Doesn't that kind of intimidation contradict the idea that McDonald's Corp. 
is not a joint-employer?

Company fires 18 employees after they participated in 'A Day Without Immigrants'
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February 16, 2017