Coalition of Franchisee Associations

September 8, 2008

Retailing and Politics Don't Mix

When a major brand stubbles into an embarrassing
political mess it is possible to resolve the
situation and save face. Wal-Mart found a gracious
way out of their difficulties in 2006.

Wal-Mart press release is HERE



Anonymous said...

one would think these companies would learn from each others mistakes, especaily two companies that work together a much as McD and Wmart.

Anonymous said...

Every operator that I know supports the American Family Association position. McDonald's should cease sponsoring any organization that is anti-family or political in nature. I am personally offended by these sponsorships.What is wrong with the people in Oak Brook? When did they lose touch with main stream America?