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2014-01-29 08:27:46

Local McDonald's to Sample McCafe Premium Roast Coffee and Ask Fans to Get #PoweredByMcCafe on Social Networks ISELIN, N.J., Jan. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- McDonald's restaurant Owners in the Tri-State area are kicking off the Super Bowl XLVIII celebration with a host of activities for customers in and out of the restaurants. From commemorative merchandise and food promotions to McCafe Premium Roast Coffee sampling for fans on Super Bowl Boulevard Engineered by GMC, local McDonald's...

Salt In Fast Food Products Varies Country To Country
2012-04-17 05:49:08

According to a new study published in Canadian Medical Association Journal, salt levels vary significantly between different developed countries. The international group of researchers took data on the salt content of 2,124 food items in product categories from six companies around the globe. The companies included in the study were Burger King, Domino's Pizza, Kentucky Fried Chicken, McDonald's, Pizza Hut and Subway. The researchers looked at breakfast items, burgers, chicken...

2012-04-16 22:21:59

Salt levels vary significantly in the fast foods sold by six major companies in various developed countries, which suggests that technical issues, often cited as barriers to salt reduction initiatives, are not the issue, according to a study in CMAJ (Canadian Medical Association Journal). An international team of researchers from Australia, Canada, France, New Zealand, the United Kingdom and the United States looked at data on the salt content of 2124 food items in seven product categories...

British Teen Collapses After Lifelong McNugget Addiction
2012-01-31 08:20:05

A 17-year-old British factory worker who ate little else but McDonald´s Chicken McNuggets and fries for 15 years was rushed to a hospital earlier this week when she collapsed at work struggling the breathe. Stacey Irvine — who says she has never tasted fresh fruit or vegetables — arrived at the hospital so deficient in vitamins and nutrients that she had to be injected with them.  Her anemic condition had caused inflamed veins to develop on her tongue. And while...

2011-07-26 09:05:00

OAK BROOK, Ill., July 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, McDonald's USA president Jan Fields announced the company's "Commitments to Offer Improved Nutrition Choices." The comprehensive plan aims to help customers -- especially families and children -- make nutrition-minded choices whether visiting McDonald's or eating elsewhere. Menu changes underway include the addition of more nutritionally-balanced choices that meet McDonald's reputation for great taste and affordability, along with an...

2010-06-24 11:15:00

The Center for Science in the Public Interest threatened to file a lawsuit against McDonald's earlier this week, alleging that the fast food chain "unfairly and deceptively" markets Happy Meal toys for children. "McDonald's marketing has the effect of conscripting America's children into an unpaid drone army of word-of-mouth marketers, causing them to nag their parents to bring them to McDonald's," CSPI's Stephen Gardner wrote to the heads of the chain in a letter announcing the lawsuit. The...

2010-02-11 11:45:00

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Feb. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Today at the McDonald's restaurant in the Olympic Main Media Center, McDonald's officially launched its global activities for the Vancouver 2010 Olympic Winter Games. Olympic gold medalists Cassie Campbell, Shawn Johnson, Picabo Street and Katarina Witt participated in a fun food competition as the Company provided a first look at an upcoming McDonald's menu item, Real Fruit Smoothies. As the only Official Restaurant of the Olympic...

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