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Kroc Center | The Augusta Chronicle

...Army Kroc Center's fundraising drive past its goal and qualified the project for $67.8 million from the estate of McDonald's heiress Joan Kroc. In 2006, The Salvation Army in Augusta gathered a coalition of partners to make application...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/urban-renewal/kroc-center
Mobile payment systems haven't found acceptance everywhere

...have gotten used to mobile payments and how to scan the bar codes on the apps.Likewise, when I used Apple Pay at McDonald's on the day of its debut, I had to try a few times as the employee looked befuddled. Just two weeks later, the woman...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/smart-shopper/2014-11-13/mobile-payme
Raising the minimum wage also will increase job losses

...well. IRONICALLY, AFTER the Krugman pronouncement, McDonald's restaurants announced a program of new technological...to $10 or even $15, one is not surprised by this McDonald's decision. Such a shocking percentage increase would...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-11-15/raising-minimum-
'Are there worms in your beef?' McDonald's fields unappetizing questions about its food

NEW YORK - McDonald's wants to explain why its burgers might...addition to increased competition, McDonald's is trying to keep up with changing tastes...To improve the image of its food, McDonald's recently rolled out chicken wraps with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-13/are-there-worms-your-beef-
Customer decline hits McDonald's sales, profit

NEW YORK - McDonald's says its profit and sales declined as...region encompassing Asia, where a major McDonald's supplier was shown on TV repackaging...Don Thompson said.In the U.S., McDonald's Corp. is fighting to hold onto customers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-21/customer-decline-hits-mcdo
McDonald's, KFC stop buying from Chinese supplier after report expired beef, chicken sold

BEIJING - McDonald's and KFC in China faced a new food safety...on them. It said they were sold to McDonald's, KFC and Pizza Hut restaurants.The...fast food outlets and other suppliers.McDonald's Corp. and Yum Brands Inc., which...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-21/mcdonalds-kfc-stop-buying-
Ghost tale might not be a tale after all

...took me a few seconds, but then it hit me: the pungent, lovely, unmistakable aroma of cinnamon."It smells like McDonald's hot apple pies," Harrison said. "Is somebody cooking?"Now keep in mind there are no food courts in the swamps of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/rob-pavey/2014-11-08/ghost-tale-mig
Pizza Hut's revamp: Curry crusts, balsamic drizzle

...cook pizzas to order right in front of customers. Chipotle itself it testing a pizzeria called Pizzeria Locale.Even McDonald's, whose consistency helped make it the king of fast food, is testing a format in California that lets people build...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-10/pizza-huts-revamp-curry-cr
Paige, Harrell head The Associated Press' preseason All-America team

...athlete."Okafor has just started his life as a college athlete.The 6-11 forward from Chicago was the MVP of the McDonald's All-American game and was considered by many recruiting services as the No. 1 overall player in his class. Okafor...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-11-03/paige-harrell-head-associ
Masked gunmen rob Atlanta McDonald's

ATLANTA - A robbery left customers at an Atlanta McDonald's restaurant shaken after two men wearing masks and armed with rifles burst in and demanded money.Police say the crime happened...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-29/masked-gunmen-rob-atlanta-mc